Statements about Jobs
Says during George W. Bush’s administration "we were losing millions of jobs per month," while under Barack Obama we have "three years of gaining hundreds of thousands of jobs per month."
"Tommy Thompson made millions from corporations who outsource American jobs and now he's trying to lavish huge tax breaks on them."
Says U.S. corporate tax rate is "highest in the world at 35 percent."
"There is no war on coal. Period. There are more coal jobs and more coal produced in Ohio than there were five years ago, in spite of the talking points and the yard signs."
Says Barack Obama "sold Chrysler to Italians who are going to build Jeeps in China" at the cost of American jobs.
"Women in Barack Obama's White House are earning less than men."
Says New Jersey lost private-sector jobs between 2000 and 2009 because Democrats increased taxes, fees, regulations and state spending.
Says that "when Congressman (Steve) Cohen took office in 2007, the unemployment rate was at 4.8 percent. The unemployment rate in Shelby County has reached 9.7 percent."
"6,400 Ohioans ... lost manufacturing jobs in the month of September."
Says GM used taxpayer dollars to prop up operations in China.
Says Gov. John Kasich incorrectly claimed Ohio’s economy was 38th in the nation when he took office. "We were sixth in the nation in terms of economic job growth."
Says Mitt Romney was clear that he "would not provide government assistance to the U.S. auto companies, even if they went through bankruptcy."
"Veterans’ unemployment is actually now lower than (the) general population. It was higher when I came into office."
"Sherrod Brown supported President Obama's $453 billion tax increase."
Says his administration has created "5 million jobs … over the last 30 months in the private sector alone."
The Georgia Department of Economic Development assisted with the creation of 28,776 jobs, an increase of 29 percent from last fiscal year, and $5.97 billion in investments, a 32 percent increase.
"By voting to approve [Question 1], we can . . . save 900 jobs" at Twin River.
Says Obama promised unemployment would never go above 8 percent.
Says Chris Christie created "this new category where you could get laid off and just be totally denied unemployment benefits forever."
"Since President Obama took office, there are over 450,000 more unemployed women."
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