Statements about Voting Record
Rob Portman shares "radical, ideological views" toward women.
"Overwhelming Democrat and Republican votes" in 2011 for legislation in two special sessions on jobs demonstrated the bipartisan nature of the Wisconsin Legislature.
"Marcy Kaptur voted against a ban which would have prevented the aborting of a baby girl for the sole reason that she's a girl."
"The legislature was never given the opportunity to debate or vote on loaning $75 million to 38 Studios."
Says Sen. Sherrod Brown "cast the deciding vote on the government takeover of health care."
"Obama’s flush with cash, returning to Wall Street for even more money. … Wall Street sure supports President Obama."
Says Jon Runyan voted to "end programs to aid homeless veterans."
Betty Sutton "gutted Medicare by $500 billion" with her vote for the president's health care bill.
Says Jeff Reardon cut elementary school music classes, art instruction, teaching positions, basketball and volleyball programs, and he voted to raise school lunch prices.
Says "Schaufler was the only Democrat who voted to stop" the state’s health care reform plan.
Says he did not vote for Nancy Pelosi for speaker of the House.
Says "I worked with our Mayor and other commissioners to help save the school year when a budget crisis in Salem threatened to cut four weeks of the school year," including negotiating with teachers to work for free.
"When (Marcy) Kaptur fought for the Democrats' prescription drug benefit for seniors, (Dennis) Kucinich voted no."
Says when she "helped get $15 billion more for veterans care, Kucinich voted No."
Says that Rick Santorum "voted for the unions over FedEx."
"I have a very conservative voting record."
"Sheldon Whitehouse's failure of leadership, the adding of almost $8 trillion in debt in his first full term, is shameful..."
"Congressman Phil Roe hands out $1.3M government check" from a federal program that "he voted against."
Sherrod Brown "has voted with Barack Obama 95 percent of the time."
PolitiFact Oregon gave Rob Cornilles a Pants on Fire for a claim about taxes and fees.
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