Statements about Transparency

"I stopped requesting earmarks in 2008."

Says Bill White "didn't pay taxes while earning $133,600 annual salary as deputy secretary of energy."

Says Bill White "profiteered in the aftermath of Hurricane Rita."

"Bill White used D.C. connections from his job in the Clinton administration to form a company that did business in the Middle East and defaulted on a $60 million loan."

Says Texas has been waiting for two years for the federal government to act on a proposal to allow the state to "create insurance opportunities for those that are uninsured today."

Gov. Rick Perry "spent over a million dollars on D.C. lobbyists asking for more federal money and lives in a luxury house that costs taxpayers $10,000 a month."

"Mayor White has major stake in Barnett Shale production company."

"Taxpayers even footed the bill for Perry’s trip to a bachelor party in Las Vegas."

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