Statements about Bipartisanship
"George LeMieux voted against the majority of Republicans and joined with Democrats to create a 'Task Force For Responsible Fiscal Action' that looks strikingly similar to the 'Super Committee' now being set up in Washington to justify massive tax hikes."
The House passed "cut, cap and balance" with "bipartisan support."
"President Reagan did it (raised the debt ceiling) 18 times. George W. Bush did it seven times."
Says Rick Perry is "the guy that tracked" down Democratic legislators who fled Texas in 2003.
Says Rick Perry "turned down our invitation to meet" President Barack Obama in El Paso.
"I’ve been through four campaigns and have not done any negative campaigning."
Says the foreman of the jury that convicted him was a Greenpeace activist.
"Martin Luther King Jr. was a Republican!"
Says the person who Florida U.S. Rep. Allen West first hired as chief of staff told people attending a Tea Party rally that, 'We will use bullets if ballots don't work.'
"In my 12 years in the House, I have watched my district go from a solidly Democratic district to a heavily solid Republican district."
In preparing a rules package for the 112th Congress, the GOP had no discussions with Democrats.
Says Texas Railroad Commissioner Michael Williams has attended more than 150 tea party gatherings.
"The Republican leader of the Senate said his main goal after this election is simply to win the next one."
"Exit polls indicate that Democrats get over 70 percent of LGBT votes in federal elections."
Says the Austin chapter of the League of Women Voters has no Republicans among elected officers or on its debate committee.
Says Texas U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions said the GOP's goal is to "go back to the same exact policies that were in place before this president took office... policies that crashed the economy."
Lincoln Chafee "voted with President George W. Bush and the conservative leadership 76% of the time."
"We don't get a lot of calls from this White House… I have, frankly, never had a call from them."
Texas state Reps. Dan Branch and Jim Pitts, lieutenants to House Speaker Joe Straus, “are helping Democrat Ellen Cohen against her Republican challenger, doing events with her in her district.”
Says state Rep. Jim Keffer, a GOP lieutenant to House Speaker Joe Straus, "did mail pieces for Democrat Mark Strama to help him defeat" a Republican.
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