Statements about Elections
"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."
On fundraising for super PACs
Says he has "been able to attract independents and Democrats to win" elections in Pennsylvania.
"Mitt Romney is the first Massachusetts politician to run for president and not win the New Hampshire primary in a generation."
Forty percent of union members voted Republican in 2008.
By advocating new requirements for voters to show ID cards at the polls, Republicans "want to literally drag us all the way back to Jim Crow laws."
"2008: Unions Spent $400 Million to Elect Obama."
Fox News "said the New Black Panther Party decided the election for Barack Obama."
Says she condemned violence at a campaign stop in Arizona in March.
"I have won more elections than any chairman since 1938."
"We haven't yet taken out a negative ad."
John Raese's wife "is registered to vote in Florida so she can't even vote for him."
"The president's party always gets shellacked in midterms. It's only twice, 1934 and 2002, that the president's party actually gained in both the House and the Senate."
House Democrats "have a two-to-one advantage money-wise" against House Republicans.
"Attorney General Eric Holder is involved in the dismissal of the criminal charges" against the New Black Panther Party for voter intimidation
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