Statements about Workers
The United States does "not have a system through which growers and dairies can bring a workforce legally into the U.S."
Employers and schools have no right to conduct "surveillance of a dorm room or a worker’s cubicle."
Says Texas is last in workers' compensation coverage.
"Ohio companies export more goods and services globally than 41 other states."
Says he and Mitt Romney agreed on tying minimum wage increases to inflation.
"Three in four low-income workers don’t have any paid sick days available."
Says budget savings by reducing pay and benefits for federal employees total $103 billion over 10 years -- more than $50,000 per worker.
"Scott Walker has even removed the 250,000 jobs promise from his website."
"More than 50 percent of those people getting minimum wage in this state are high school students."
Milwaukee County government employees pay "much more" for their health care than City of Milwaukee or State of Wisconsin employees.
Says Walmart employees represent the largest group of Medicaid and food stamp recipients in many states, costing the taxpayer $1,000 per worker.
"National studies are already showing the negative effects that the health care law is having on businesses and our economy. Businesses across the country are raising their prices … (or) cutting jobs as a result of the added cost."
Says that with President Obama's re-election, state and federal income tax rates for some taxpayers will rise "to roughly 65 percent."
"Tommy Thompson made millions from corporations who outsource American jobs and now he's trying to lavish huge tax breaks on them."
Says Barack Obama "sold Chrysler to Italians who are going to build Jeeps in China" at the cost of American jobs.
"By voting to approve [Question 1], we can . . . save 900 jobs" at Twin River.
"In every state, women are paid less than men."
"With the auto rescue," President Barack Obama "saved more than 1 million middle-class jobs all across America," including more than 28,000 in Wisconsin.
"We have more scientists and engineers per square mile than anywhere in the world."
When it comes to jobless workers, "Mitt Romney says he likes to fire people."
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