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Says in Chicago, "we take more guns off the streets than New York or L.A."
"Expanding Medicaid will worsen health care options for the most vulnerable among us in Texas."
A new law "requires the USDA to approve the harvest and sale of crops from genetically modified seed even if a court has ruled against the crop as being dangerous to public safety or the environment."
Says that under President Barack Obama’s health care law, "your insurance" premiums could go up by 200 percent and cost "as much as a new Explorer."
Says "94 percent of (Marco Rubio's) constituents support a universal background check."
"Very few men outlive their own fertility."
An annual income of $500,000 "in Manhattan, believe it or not, is middle class."
Says New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says "we can only have three bullets" and "the NRA wants firearms with nukes on them."
"If you go back to 1999, Wayne LaPierre testified on behalf of the NRA that background checks were appropriate and should be done."
While the sequester is in effect, the federal government is still funding a study on duck penises.
The Air Force wants taxpayers to fund a fantasy football league.
"We have a federal government that thinks they have the authority to regulate our toilet seats."
"In the last two years, we have reduced the deficit by $2.5 trillion."
"Scientists tell us that we could have a cure in 10 years for Alzheimer's" were it not for "overzealous regulators, excessive taxation and greedy litigators."
"Seven of the 10 highest-income counties in the country ring the city" of Washington D.C.
"In the United States, 50 percent of social services are provided by the Catholic church."
Of every "three dollars in food stamps for the needy, seven dollars in salaries and pensions (go to) the bureaucrats who are supposed to be taking care of the poor."
"Our debt is already bigger than our economy."
Says the federal government is supporting a study in Hawaii to "develop a menu for when we colonize Mars."
"There are 3.6 million jobs sitting vacant, in part because there aren’t enough qualified applicants to fill them."
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