Statements about Federal Budget
"Nonpartisan government analysts say Obamacare will cost our economy up to 2.5 million jobs."
Says North Carolina Republican Senate candidate Thom Tillis "supports a plan that would end Medicare as we know it."
Mark Warner voted for "nearly $1 trillion in new taxes and $7 trillion in new debt."
The cost of the food stamp program is at an all-time high.
Virginia is "the No. 1 recipient of federal dollars."
Says President Barack Obama "spent nearly a trillion dollars on make-work government jobs."
"The largest enterprise in the world is the federal government of the United States of America"
"The average rate of fraud" in the Earned Income Tax Credit, Medicare, Medicaid and food stamps programs "is 20 to 25 percent."
"Sens. Isakson’s, Chambliss’ Votes Against Unemployment Insurance Were Votes to Kill Nearly 6,000 Georgia Jobs."
Members of the military don’t "contribute toward their pension."
"(Jack Kingston) had more earmarks at one time than every member of the Georgia delegation put together."
The Murray-Ryan deal "is the first divided-government budget agreement since 1986."
"Medicare costs have slowed down dramatically. In fact, the first two months of this fiscal year, Medicare costs were down even in nominal terms relative to the previous year."
Gov. Rick Scott "backed the federal shutdown."
"The economy bled $24 billion" due to the government shutdown.
"I did not support the sequester."
The U.S. Department of Defense spends $80 million a year on prostate cancer research, $25 million a year on ovarian cancer research and $150 million a year on breast cancer research.
The United States "has never been richer, if you look at per capita GDP."
Medicare Part D "was far more expensive than the Affordable Care Act and unlike" the act, "was never budgeted."
"Our national debt is as low as it has been since World War II."
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