Most of his wealth comes from his wife
Says of Mitch McConnell, "What can happen in 30 years? A senator can become a multi-millionaire in public office."
Neither he nor lawmakers really go on vacation
Congress is on "vacation."
Ad has a point, but overreaches
Says Iowa Republican Senate candidate Joni Ernst "would privatize Social Security."
It's an incentive, but not the root cause
"Washington has incentivized the militarization of local police precincts."
Pryor's talking about today's teens; ad is directed at seniors
While "Arkansas seniors depend on Social Security and Medicare," Sen. Mark Pryor supports an overhaul so they "couldn’t get Social Security until they turn 68 or 69."
Record says otherwise
"In six years, (U.S. Rep. Gary) Peters introduced zero bills that became law."
Subject of vote is murkier than ad lets on
Says Rep. Tom Reed, R-N.Y., "voted to raise the Social Security retirement age on us."
Shook up schedule five days after shooting
"I've been here almost every day."
A choose-your-own-politician meme
Says the former president of the Czech Republic said the American people were a "confederacy of fools" for electing Barack Obama.
It would take a lot more than that
"If 20 million illegals vote, you can kiss the Second Amendment goodbye."
For some groups it was weaker
Says he "voted for even stronger protections (in the Violence Against Women Act) than Obama's agenda will allow."
Voted several times for it too
Says Mitch McConnell voted "two times against the Violence Against Women Act."
It's closer to two times as fast
"The startup rate of Hispanic businesses is three times the national rate."
A risk, yes. An immediate threat? No.
Top U.S. intelligence officials have told "every member of Congress, including the president, we’re about to be attacked in a serious way because (of) the threat emanating from Syria and Iraq."
Glory days, they'll pass you by, glory days
"In 1978, a student who worked a minimum-wage summer job could afford to pay a year's full tuition at the 4-year public university of their choice."
Not what the rules say
"What (the Obama administration is) going to come out with in the next several months is you're not even going to be able to burn coal very limitedly in the existing plants."
Natural gas killed coal, not Obama
"The president's come out with rules that say, 'No new coal-fired power plants.' "
Documents and multiple interviews say otherwise
"I haven’t really proposed (phasing out aid to Israel) in the past."
It was costly to the government and the economy
"It cost us more to shut the government down than to keep it open."
Not the whole story
In the "do-nothing Senate," there are 352 House bills "sitting on Harry Reid’s desk awaiting action," including 55 introduced by Democrats.
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