Steve Rothman's file:
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Steven R. Rothman served as a Democratic congressman representing parts of northern New Jersey between January 1997 and January 2013. He left office after losing a primary election to Rep. Bill Pascrell.

Recent statements involving Steve Rothman

Says in regard to providing "more tax cuts for the rich," Bill Pascrell said, "Republicans had great ideas. I liked some of their ideas."

Says "Bill Pascrell voted to eliminate all estate taxes for billionaires, and I voted no."

Says Congressman Steve Rothman voted against funding for President Barack Obama’s auto bailout and would have let automakers go bankrupt.

Says Congressman Bill Pascrell "voted to remove the public option from the Affordable Health Care Act."

"They're paying a less rate of tax -- these richest people in America -- than they have in the last 80 years."

Recent stories featuring Steve Rothman

When it comes to the truth, New Jersey's Dems, GOP share unique bond:

Against the Truth-O-Meter, both political parties fare about the same.

Bill Pascrell soundly defeats Steve Rothman in House primary:

Pascrell beat Rothman by more than 20 points for the Democratic nomination in the 9th Congressional District

Sorting fact from fiction on Election Day:

PolitiFact New Jersey revisits claims made in races for two House seats and a U.S. Senate seat

2 Democrats fare poorly in weekend claims checked against the Truth-O-Meter:

Claims about job loss, support of tax cuts for wealthy earn Mostly False, Pants on Fire rulings

Rep. Bill Pascrell mixes up rulings against Rep. Steve Rothman:

A news release and an e-mail from Pascrell's campaign labeled one of our rulings as False, when the actual verdict was Mostly False

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