Statements from Washington
Dan Branch "once lobbied for the AFL-CIO."
Says Dan Patrick "proposed Arizona-style show-me-your-papers legislation."
Wendy Davis "was just doing a fund-raiser in Chicago with the international socialists organization."
Wendy Davis raised money for a U.S. House Democrat who is a member of a Democratic socialists group.
With only 67 bills or so passed into law, "2013 was the least productive year in congressional history since we’ve been keeping record."
Up "to 45 percent" of illegal immigrants "are not people that physically crossed the southern border or northern border. They are visa overstayers."
Ryan Sitton’s company "accepted over $650,000 in Obama stimulus dollars."
"David Dewhurst currently owes more than $1 million to vendors for services provided to his 2012 U.S. Senate campaign."
Every one of "more than 30 federal judges who have considered the issue of gay and lesbian rights since last June… ruled that marriage is a constitutional right and you cannot deprive individual citizens of that right based on their sexual orientation."
During Lyndon B. Johnson’s first 20 years in Congress, "he opposed every civil rights measure that came up for a vote."
David Alameel "is giving thousands of dollars to support the Republican Party candidates" including John Cornyn and Greg Abbott.
The National Science Foundation awarded $700,000 to fund a climate change musical.
"Ralph Hall has never voted to raise the debt ceiling."
"Kesha Rogers is not a Democrat."
On HealthCare.Gov, Texan Mark Sullivan "found a good" health insurance "plan that includes dental, for less than $80 a month."
"Ted Cruz has been to Iowa four times. Rio Grande Valley of Texas -- just once."
Says President Barack Obama was responsible for "the assassination of at least four American citizens" in drone strikes.
Says Dan Patrick "supported giving a $5,000 taxpayer-funded voucher to every family to buy a car."
"If you rent a U-Haul to move your company, it costs twice as much to go from San Francisco to Austin than the other way around, because you can’t find enough trucks to flee the Golden State."
"We have more women living in poverty in this state than almost anywhere else."
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