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The United States is "behind many countries in Europe in terms of the ability of every kid in America to get ahead."

"About 40 percent of workers don’t ... have a single paid sick day."

"One-third of all bank tellers (are) on public assistance."

"The economy bled $24 billion" due to the government shutdown.

Republican ideas on health care don’t give people "an option to even enroll in something that they can afford."

"8.5 million Americans have gotten rebate checks because their insurance companies were spending too much money on executive bonuses and administrative costs and not enough on health care."

Says Chris Christie "vetoed Planned Parenthood funding five times over the course of his governorship."  

Says Chris Christie "vetoed Planned Parenthood funding five times over the course of his governorship."  

"When is a farm bill not a farm bill? When 90 percent of it is for food stamps."

The average fast food worker is 29, and most fast food workers "are on some form of public assistance."

The federal health care law raises taxes and cuts Medicare.

"On day one, six people were able to sign up" for health insurance through the federal marketplace.

"Health insurance is more expensive in Massachusetts than anywhere else in the country."

"The vast majority of people in this country are keeping their (health insurance) plan."

Emergency rooms account for "2 percent of all health care spending."

"The IRS has been specifically forbidden ...  from ever actually pursuing either civil or criminal remedies" for people who don’t purchase health insurance.

Democrats already agreed to "a deal that Republicans wanted, that Eric Cantor said would be a win."

Louie Gohmert of Texas "compared the current general-in-charge in Egypt to George Washington."

Under economic sanctions, "now Iran is suffering 30 percent inflation, 20 percent unemployment."

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