Statements about Congress
"Ninety six percent of employers in the Granite State are considered small businesses."
"Many don’t know that Bill Young was once the minority leader in the Florida Senate...because he was the only Republican senator."
Says Sen. Mark Pryor voted for "special subsidies" for lawmakers and staff in Congress "so they’re protected from Obamacare."
There is "a constitutional issue" that affects "the paychecks of members of Congress" during a shutdown.
"I would be the first Republican senator elected in New Jersey in 41 years."
Says he "opposed the president’s decision to go into Iraq" in 2003.
Says U.S. Rep. Tom Price is sending letters both supporting and opposing the "small-business killing Internet Tax Mandate."
Congress secured special Obamacare rules "to prevent their healthcare costs from rising."
Under Obamacare, members of Congress are required to purchase their health insurance from the new exchanges.
Says "President Obama just granted all of Congress an exception" to Obamacare.
Says about NSA data collection: "Every member in both parties who served on the Intelligence Committee voted in favor of this."
"The Congressional Budget Office, a nonpartisan office, did an analysis and said that passing comprehensive immigration reform will reduce the federal deficit by $200 billion over the next decade."
"In the past four years, (the U.S. Senate) has only passed nine out of 48 appropriation bills."
"We haven't had a Republican senator in Washington for ... why, I think Clifford Case was our last Republican senator."
Says "Having organizations parading as being social welfare organizations and then being involved in the political combat harkens back to why the statute a hundred years ago said that they were prohibited."
"With nearly 75 percent of Americans supportive of the construction of the pipeline, Schrader needs to explain to Oregon families why he voted against this needed project."
North Korea has a "substantial standing army, one of the largest, certainly the largest per capita, in the world."
Congress has spent 66 of the first 100 days of this term in recess.
Paul Ryan’s budget "keeps the Obamacare taxes and spending cuts that paid for Obamacare, but then cuts all of the benefits."
Says "I've authored the first bipartisan tax reform bill in a quarter-century."
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