Statements about Debt
"$16 trillion (the national debt) in $1 bills would cover the entire state of Ohio nearly 1.5 times."
"The auditor [for the city of Providence] was not locked out" of access to the city's finances.
"Under President Bush in eight years, we added $4.9 trillion to the debt. Under President Obama, we've added $5.3 trillion to the debt in the 3.5 years he's been in office."
Says that when Democrats controlled Congress and the White House, federal spending as a share of the Gross Domestic Product leapt from 18.2 percent in 2001 to 25.2 percent in 2009 -- the largest such increase in any eight-year period since World War II.
Clackamas County Commissioners "approved a re-negotiated agreement to lower the county’s contribution to TriMet’s Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail project to $19.9 million from $25 million."
There has been "$5 trillion in debt added over the last four years."
Says our national debt is greater than our gross domestic product.
Says Josh Mandel bet against Ohio families
Says he never voted for a "tax increase."
Says Romney would add "trillions" to the deficit while Obama would "cut the deficit by $4 trillion."
As a congressman, Mark Neumann "voted four times to increase our debt."
John Mica "voted to borrow $10 trillion."
President Obama has "added $4 billion in debt every day."
Says President Barack Obama "doubled the national debt, which had taken more than two centuries to accumulate, in one year."
Says federal debt "doubled during the Bush administration."
Says Ann Kuster said the debate over America’s debt limit is not an important issue of the day.
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