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Says Hillary Clinton opposed an individual mandate and favored an employer mandate back in 1993.
"Canadian middle class incomes are now higher than in the United States. They are working fewer hours for more pay, … living longer on average, and facing less income inequality."
"Virtually no Republican" in Washington accepts climate change science.
Congress used earmarks "for more than 200 years."
"During the George W. Bush period, there were 13 attacks on various embassies and consulates around the world. Sixty people died."
"A small majority of Americans don’t think they like the Affordable Care Act, but a large majority of Americans don’t want to do away with the protections that are in the Affordable Care Act."
"One thing that is much more unpopular than the Affordable Care Act is repealing the Affordable Care Act."
The Koch brothers are "the richest people in the world. Individually, they're only fifth. Put them together they're the richest in the world."
Says he "forced Washington to open up the Arctic Ocean to oil drilling."
Says President Barack Obama’s approval rating "gained 3 points in the last couple months."
"The president won the youth vote 3 to 1, but his numbers have dropped 20, 30 percent among the youth."
"When I talk about (raising the) minimum wage ... half of Republicans agree with it."
"The (Russian) ruble is already going down."
"Fewer black and Latino men participate in the labor force, compared to young white men."
"Our economy (in Louisiana) has grown 50 percent faster than the national GDP, even since the national recession."
North Carolina Republican Senate candidate Thom Tillis would let insurance companies "deny coverage for pre-existing conditions."
"Americans work way more than an average of industrialized countries around the world."
"If you have a union job, you're making on average $950 a week. If you have a non-union job, you're making $750 a week."
Women "make 77 cents for every dollar a man earns."
"For the first time in over a decade, business leaders around the world have declared that China is no longer the world’s No. 1 place to invest; America is."
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