Statements about Pundits

Louie Gohmert of Texas "compared the current general-in-charge in Egypt to George Washington."

Louie Gohmert of Texas "blamed the mass shooting at a movie theater in Colorado on ‘the ongoing attacks on Judeo-Christian beliefs.'"

"One out of 10 minimum-wage workers in the U.S. live in Texas."

Says Texas is "last in mental health expenditures."

Says Texas ranks first in executions among the states.

Says Texas ranks last in the percentage of residents with high school diplomas.

Says 1 in 7 American families is on food stamps.

Says critics called the original GI Bill "welfare."

Says "tanking" Rick Perry’s federal tax plan has "huge tax cuts for rich people and big tax hikes for everyone else."

Says Rick Perry is "the guy that tracked" down Democratic legislators who fled Texas in 2003.

Says Texas routinely gets "a lot more federal spending" than it pays in taxes.

Texas "ranks third in teen pregnancies... and it is No. 1 in repeat teen pregnancies."

Says Lee Leffingwell has been mayor of Austin, Texas "for about as long as Sarah Palin was governor of Alaska."

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