All statements involving Scott DesJarlais

Defends his vote to push "retirement age to 70" by saying he is for "a process" that would not be fully implemented until "around the turn of the century."

"Foreign Chinese prostitution money is allegedly behind the groups funding Congressman Scott DesJarlais's (TN-04) Republican Majority."

"The United States already has the highest corporate tax rate in the world."

Congressman Scott DesJarlais "is spending his one year anniversary on vacation -- only working 6 days in all of January."

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