Statements about Message Machine 2010
Under Gov. Scott Walker’s proposals, "Money is being taken away from workers, and the tax breaks given to major corporations. "
Says John Raese said he wants "1,000 laser systems put in the sky, and we need it right now."
"North Dakota's economy is reeling."
Sen. Harry Reid voted "against declaring English our national language, twice."
Blames Mike McIntyre and Nancy Pelosi for the second straight year of no cost-of-living increases for Social Security beneficiaries.
As CEO of WWE, Linda McMahon "was caught tipping off a ringside physician" about a federal investigation into illegally distributing steroids to wrestlers.
Dan Seals has been running for office "since before there were, like, iPods."
Ed Perlmutter voted for "Viagra for rapists" paid for with tax dollars.
"Michael Bennet cast the deciding vote" for the stimulus and the health care bill.
The new health care law will "force seniors into Barack Obama's government-run health care program."
Jerry Brown "gave California state employees collective bargaining powers" and "now, state employees can retire at 55 with much of their salary for life."
"You worked hard for your money and you paid your taxes when you earned it. Now, (Indiana Republican congressional candidate) Todd Young wants to tax it again when you spend it."
"Carly Fiorina, she's against banning assault weapons."
Pat Toomey "still supports privatizing Social Security."
The Seattle Times called Patty Murray "a 'prolific sponsor of earmarks.' Patty even defended the 'Bridge to Nowhere.' "
As state treasurer, Alexi Giannoulias "lost $73 million in our kids’ college savings."
Under the new health care law, "the first person (a) patient has to go to is a bureaucrat. That is called a panel."
"Mark Kirk: Lied about going to war. Opposed middle class tax cuts. And said unemployment’s not that big an issue."
Rand Paul wants "to end all federal faith-based initiatives, and even end the deduction for religious charities."
Ken Buck wants to "outlaw abortion, even in cases of rape or incest."
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