Says the "public option" considered in the health care law backed by U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Baldwin was "wildly unpopular."
Number off, "gaming," too
Says 7,000 millionaires "gamed the system to pay no income taxes."
Partly true, with important caveats
Says Republican U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson "supports massive tax cuts for corporations that outsource Wisconsin jobs."
A misleading cut and paste
Says U.S. Senate candidate Tommy Thompson "admitted" that Washington, D.C., "changed" him into an insider selling his influence to make millions from powerful special interests.
Email was from aide's campaign account
An aide "acted on his own" and "was not representing the Thompson campaign" when he sent an email criticizing the sexual orientation of U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Baldwin.
Thompson pushed for law, which includes bargaining ban
Federal law adopted "under Tommy Thompson's watch" prohibits the government from negotiating for "better prices" on prescription drugs for senior citizens
Some math checks out, some doesn’t.
Says U.S. Senate rival Tommy Thompson "wants to give a new $265,000 tax cut to millionaires like himself while raising taxes on the middle class."
Her past votes went farther
Says U.S. Senate rival Tammy Baldwin wants a "completely government-controlled" health care system that goes "far beyond 'Obamacare'" and is "a Medicare system for all."
Charge dims under bright light
Says U.S. Senate hopeful Tammy Baldwin voted for a $1 trillion stimulus bill that included a wasteful "$800,000 to replace light bulbs."
No real battle, let alone a battle won
"I led the fight to require the Coast Guard to buy their engines from us, not foreign companies."
Words right, timing of them twisted
Says Tommy Thompson favors Obama's health care mandate, was publicly thanked by Obama for health reform support and that Thompson "says we can't repeal 'Obamacare.'"
Except when he didn't
"I have voted every year in Wisconsin."
Not officially a lobbyist
Says U.S. Senate rival Tommy Thompson is "a big corporate lobbyist" and has been "lobbying during the middle of the campaign."
Hovde fought city’s attempt to collect penalties
Says U.S. Senate rival Eric Hovde "refused to pay his property taxes until he was taken to court."
Old claim repeated, warts and all
President Obama and Nancy Pelosi said "Obamacare" would save money because "they factored in 10 years worth of tax revenue and only six and half years worth of expenses."
Deficit reduction measures included tax hikes
Says he never voted for a "tax increase."
Figures accurate, but implication misleading
"In her nearly decade and (a) half in Congress, Tammy Baldwin has sponsored 105 bills. Only three have been enacted into law."
Sure, but same bills sought major deficit reduction
As a congressman, Mark Neumann "voted four times to increase our debt."
Lines taken out of context
Says U.S. Senate opponent Eric Hovde "supported billions in stimulus for high-speed rail" and "billions more to bail out banks."
Actually he wants broad tax cuts
Says U.S. Senate candidate Eric Hovde has ‘no problem with raising taxes.’
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