Earlier ad said “cut”: that’s way closer to the truth
Says Tammy Baldwin "voted to gut Medicare for seniors."
Speculation without evidence
Says Tammy Baldwin supports a law "in which government will take over your decisions on medicine, on doctors and on hospitals."
Taxes that much more, but actually spends less
Says U.S. Senate opponent Tammy Baldwin supported a federal budget "that spent trillions -- not billions, trillions -- more money than the Obama budget."
Except when he didn't
"I have voted every year in Wisconsin."
At least twice spoke in favor
Says he "never supported" federal health care individual mandate.
It would take years
Every time the price of gasoline rises 1 cent, "it's a billion dollars out of our economy that goes to Saudi Arabia."
Not even one month
Says when he was governor, Wisconsin cut unemployment to 2.1 percent and the state’s unemployment rate was "the lowest in the country for 40 consecutive months."
Cut many, but raised some, too
Says that as Wisconsin governor he "never raised taxes."
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