Statements about Congress
Medicare Part D "was far more expensive than the Affordable Care Act and unlike" the act, "was never budgeted."
Says he "has repeatedly praised Chuck Hagel’s character, patriotism, bravery, and personal service defending our nation."
Says no city comparable in size to Austin or smaller was broken into as many congressional districts.
Says Gloria Steinem once called Kay Bailey Hutchison a "female impersonator."
Says Ted Cruz slurred Republican senators including John Cornyn as "graybeards" and "spineless jellyfish."
Says local Texas chambers of commerce were granted exemptions from paying property taxes on their headquarter properties.
"Illegal counterfeiting and piracy costs the U.S. economy $100 billion... every year."
Rick Santorum says Rick Perry requested 1,200 earmarks as governor of Texas.
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