Statements about Elections

Says Barack Obama is the "first president to appoint 45 czars to replace elected officials in his office."

"It was Dan Sullivan who wrote a bill to cut Alaskans out of those decisions" about where they can hunt and fish.

"We came out of the White House not only dead broke, but in debt."

Says Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., only needs about 40,000 to 50,000 votes to win election to Congress compared with the 120,000 votes King needs, because Waters has a higher immigrant population.

Says the Club for Growth tries to defeat Republicans, and that its president called Nancy Pelosi "the person I respect the most in Washington."

"The president won the youth vote 3 to 1, but his numbers have dropped 20, 30 percent among the youth."

Obamacare includes a "$700 billion cut from Medicare for seniors."

"If you survey, most (North Carolina) Democrats also agree with our (election) laws and voter ID."

"I was banned from talking about" Bill Ayers during the 2008 presidential campaign.

"The president … by executive order" could grant voting rights to illegal immigrants who are newly legalized under pending legislation.

Says he can be on the ballot for Congress while serving time in jail.

"Ronald Reagan’s signature on the 1986 amnesty act" gave Barack Obama about 15 million additional Hispanic votes in 2012.

"We have a tax code that allows groups to use their political operations within the tax code, under the guise of a charity, to use undisclosed millions of dollars to do political campaigns."

"Do you know which state has the worst ratio of white voter turnout to African-American voter turnout? Massachusetts. Do you know what has the best, where African-American turnout actually exceeds white turnout? Mississippi."

"The majority of (the American people) voted for a Democratic House."

"Washington, D.C., now has greater population than Wyoming and Vermont, more active duty military than 29 states, more tax revenue than 29 states (and) a larger domestic product than 27 states."

"Right now, I’m polling at about 8 percent" against Barack Obama and Mitt Romney.

"Tonight in Ohio, more people came out to vote for Barack Obama in an unopposed race than voted for (Mitt) Romney and (Rick) Santorum combined."

Says he has "been able to attract independents and Democrats to win" elections in Pennsylvania.

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