All statements involving Ron Wyden

Says "I've authored the first bipartisan tax reform bill in a quarter-century."  

"Oregon schools receive millions of dollars per year in federal school lunch assistance and yet they are required to spend that money almost anywhere but Oregon."

"Between 1982 and 2007 the cost of a college education increased 439 percent."

Says Oregon canned blueberries will be cheaper in South Korea thanks to a trade agreement.

Americans spend 6.1 billion hours a year complying with tax law. It costs us $163 billion to comply with our tax laws annually.

"Twice as much (federal) money is going back to Hawaii, Virginia and Alaska than is coming home to Oregon."

Says Ron Wyden spent $2 million "to study exotic ants."

In the House health care bill, "Something like 2 percent of the people would [be] eligible even to get the public option."

"We had bipartisan legislation that got through the Senate" that would have prevented bonuses like AIG's "and then somehow mysteriously disappeared."

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