Statements about Job Accomplishments
"The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office concluded ObamaCare will cost the U.S. more than 800,000 jobs."
Says "unemployment tripled" in Dane County due to Kathleen Falk’s tax policies
Says Ohio Treasurer Josh "Mandel first claimed bank fraud in June 2010 but did nothing for more than a year while raising money for his (Republican) Senate campaign."
Says when he was governor, Wisconsin cut unemployment to 2.1 percent and the state’s unemployment rate was "the lowest in the country for 40 consecutive months."
Says former U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter refused to host town hall meetings during her time in Congress.
"Make no mistake -- Sherrod Brown is one of the main D.C. politicians responsible for Ohio jobs moving to China."
Because of the new health care law, "Americans no longer will see their coverage dropped or capped when illness strikes."
Because of the new health care law, "17 million kids can no longer be denied for a pre-existing condition."
Because of the new health care law, "2.5 million young adults now have coverage."
"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."
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