He was for troop pay at the same time he was against it
Says Republican U.S. Rep. Sean Duffy "voted against paying our soldiers" and "against increasing combat pay" while voting "to protect his own pay."
Let's see, Wisconsin proposal had no single payer, relied on private insurance ... need we go on?
Democratic U.S. House candidate Julie Lassa pushed for a "Canadian-style government takeover of health care."
Duffy acknowledges difficult balance, but left the job to campaign full time
Says "Sean Duffy was a no-show" as Ashland County District Attorney while he was on the campaign trail
She took it for a while, but started giving back months before the attack
"Julie Lassa willingly took a hefty pay raise at a time when people throughout her district and the state were losing their jobs."
Hotline may be ringing up some savings, but even state auditor can't say how much
"She created the Waste, Fraud and Mismanagement Hotline.... (that) has saved Wisconsin taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars."
Such attacks are almost as old as the program itself
"Sean Duffy backed plan to privatize Social Security."
The border between fact and fiction can be a thin one
"Close to 30% of our federal prison population consists of illegal immigrants."
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