Statements about Corporations

"The big Wall Street banks, the big corporations" give "many times more" political donations to Democrats than Republicans.  

Under Scott Walker, Wisconsin "unemployment's up" from 4.8% to 6.2%  

"Most folks’ wages haven’t gone up in over a decade."  

Under President Obama’s health-care reforms, the premium for "an average plan for a family didn't go down by $2,500 per year, it's gone up about $2,500 per year."

"The Walton family, which owns Wal-Mart, controls a fortune equal to the wealth of the bottom 42 percent of Americans combined."

"The amount of interest" paid on the federal debt exceeds "total tax revenue."

"We’re taxing our small businesses now at rates higher than corporations."

Kohl’s Department Stores in 2012 "announced the creation of 3,000 new jobs."

Says state schools superintendent candidate Don Pridemore "voted for the largest cuts to public education in our state history" and for "$2.3 billion in tax breaks for corporations and the wealthy."

"Tommy Thompson made millions from corporations who outsource American jobs and now he's trying to lavish huge tax breaks on them."  

Says "millions of dollars in tax breaks" were paid for "by busting unions, cutting BadgerCare, and raising taxes on the poor and the middle class, thanks to Elizabeth Coggs' help."

"The Koch brothers alone gave twice as much money to Scott Walker as the total amount of money raised by Tom Barrett."

Says Gov. Scott Walker "took away $1.6 billion from schools and handed it off as over $2 billion in tax breaks to the rich."

Says Democratic recall opponent Mahlon Mitchell sent a letter "encouraging folks to boycott more than 100 companies."

Says Wisconsin Democrats during the previous administration adopted "double-digit tax increases."

Wisconsin bill "grants drug companies and medical device manufacturers immunity from injuries and deaths caused by their products."

"We have the highest corporate tax rate in the world. It’s 35 percent."

"Two-thirds of Wisconsin corporations don't pay state income taxes."

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