Statements about Job Accomplishments
"Seven out of the 10 states with the lowest unemployment rates (have) Republican governors … That approach that Republicans are using is working."
Says 94 percent of Wisconsin employers think the state "is heading in the right direction" and a majority say they will "grow their companies in 2012."
Says he "cut taxes by more than $600 million" when he was governor.
Mitt Romney "left Massachusetts $1 billion in debt."
Says Ohio Rep. Marcy Kaptur "actually lives" in "a fancy condo in the Washington, D.C. suburbs."
"The national unemployment rate has been above 8 percent for a record 36 months."
Says 21,000 Wisconsin residents got jobs in 2011, but "18,000 of them" were in other states.
"As Virginia’s governor, Allen cut spending and waste with bipartisan support."
"For the first time since 1990, American manufacturers are creating new jobs."
A 10-year state program that created 202 jobs at a cost of $247,000 per job was approved by former Gov. Jim Doyle.
Maryland is "creating jobs at 2 ½ times the rate that Virginia is."
Says that as Wisconsin governor he "never raised taxes."
Says New Jersey is "down nearly 200,000 jobs from its pre-recession peak" and with Gov. Chris Christie "New Jersey has trailed the rest of America when it comes to unemployment" for 12 consecutive months.
Congressman Scott DesJarlais "is spending his one year anniversary on vacation -- only working 6 days in all of January."
"We wiped out a $3.6 billion deficit without raising taxes."
"We balanced the budget with the 1997 Balanced Budget Act, and ultimately had four consecutive balanced budgets."
"For the first time in 13 years, our dependence on foreign oil is below 50 percent."
"When I was speaker, we had four consecutive balanced budgets."
Says PolitiFact has said he "kept a campaign promise to toughen ethics rules."
Says "we’ve accomplished balancing two budgets without raising taxes. We’ve now created 60,000 new private-sector jobs. We’ve made government smaller."
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