Statements about Government regulation

Even though Chicago has "the most stringent gun laws on the books," it still "has the highest murder rate" in the country.

Common Core "is not from the federal government," they "do not have their fingerprints on this thing at all."

All members of Congress are required to be in Obamacare, but Obama and members of his administration "have their own gold-plated health care plans that they're in."  

Domestic violence "is seen as a pre-existing" health condition and "women had to pay 50 percent more for health care because of gender ratings," but under Obamacare, "all of that is over."  

"Minnesota is kicking butt relative to Wisconsin on everything from employment and job creation to school test scores, educated work force and a host of other factors and rankings"

"Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act, U.S. health care spending grew at 3.9 percent for the last three years, the lowest growth rate in over 50 years."  

An 11-year-old girl was investigated by the FBI and had to pay a $500 federal criminal fine "because she found an injured woodpecker and put it in a cage to make sure that the bird was OK."

"The State of Wisconsin thinks you should have to" wash your hands "at least 28 times to make one peanut butter-and-jelly sandwich."

"Taxes and fees amount to about 20 percent of a typical $300 round-trip domestic ticket. That’s higher than taxes on products like alcohol, tobacco and firearms."

Two-thirds of Wisconsinites receiving unemployment checks "are not required to search for work due to current work search exemptions."

Wisconsin’s laws "ranked the worst in the world for mining investment."

40 percent of U.S. gun sales "are occurring outside of" licensed gun dealers.  

In 2009, the FBI "referred more than 71,000" cases of people failing background checks when trying to buy a gun to another federal agency, "but U.S. attorneys ultimately prosecuted only 77 of them."

A Republican-sponsored Wisconsin mining bill "will take at least seven years to create jobs."  

"Every day, 34 Americans are murdered with guns."

Says he first unveiled his new legislative agenda in Wisconsin, not in California as critics complain  

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."

Says U.S. Senate rival Eric Hovde "refused to pay his property taxes until he was taken to court."

Says he "never supported" federal health care individual mandate.

Says "Barack Obama and his team" are "socialists in every respect of the word."

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