Statements from the Texas: 2010 U.S. House's race

U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett is “the most liberal man in the United States Congress.”

Mexican government officials "hand out brochures showing individuals how they can avoid our Border Patrol, how they can get into our country."

Says U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith supported the $700 billion Wall Street bailout in 2008, "but now he is standing in the way of reforms that would assure these bailouts would never happen again."

Republican challenger Bill Flores "has never once voted in a general election in our district."

"The Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act is the largest-ever investment in higher education."

"An audit of the last census found that over 370,000 people living in Texas were not counted, and our state lost an estimated $1 billion in federal funds as a result."

“The bill also provides full federal funding for abortions…”

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