Statements about Job Accomplishments
Says Jim Renacci "opposed increasing combat bonuses for our troops."
Says a university survey concluded his Massachusetts administration "had more women in senior leadership positions than any other state in America."
"We need a Senator who shows up to work. Sherrod Brown missed over 350 official votes."
"While Mandel's been busy traveling the country raising campaign money, he hasn't shown up for work."
Josh Mandel "is lying about his own record. The rating of Ohio's investment fund has NOT improved."
James Langevin "has received almost $20 million from taxpayers and special interests to use at his own discretion to supposedly champion Rhode Island’s needs."
"Seven times Obama could have stopped China's cheating. Seven times, he refused."
David Cicilline is "the 5th most liberal person in the House of Representatives."
"The auditor [for the city of Providence] was not locked out" of access to the city's finances.
At Bain Capital, "we helped start an early childhood learning company called Bright Horizons that First Lady Michelle Obama rightly praised."
"When Tim Kaine was governor, spending soared, blowing holes in the budget every year."
Says that as Providence’s mayor, David Cicilline said the city had a "world-class … school system. Not only did Providence not have a world-class school system but as measured, was amongst the last school system in the entire country."
"Household income in America has gone down for families an average of $4,000 in the last four years" while it " went up $5,000" under Mitt Romney when he was governor of Massachusetts
The state government workforce grew when Tim Kaine was governor.
Says U.S. Senate rival Tammy Baldwin wants a "completely government-controlled" health care system that goes "far beyond 'Obamacare'" and is "a Medicare system for all."
"In her nearly decade and (a) half in Congress, Tammy Baldwin has sponsored 105 bills. Only three have been enacted into law."
In 2010, Betty Sutton "voted to destroy Medicare."
"Mike Dovilla’s big ideas like expanding the Ohio Motion Picture Tax Credit, which helped bring films like ‘The Avengers’ to Cleveland, have helped make our state No. 1 in the Midwest for job creation."
Sherrod Brown’s approval rating "has plummeted to 38 percent among Ohio voters" in a poll by a Democratic pollster.
Tim Kaine "made Virginia the best state for business four years in a row."
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