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stated on January 29, 2013 in a Tweet:
Says "Did you know that the #KeystoneXL project is expected to create 20,000 American jobs, including more than 800 in Oregon?"
stated on February 7, 2013 in a press call :
Says, "Since 1994 when VAWA was first passed, incidents of domestic violence have dropped more than 50 percent."
stated on December 21, 2012 in in a news release:
Says ending the direct payment farm subsidy program "could save up to $28.4 billion over ten years that could be used to reduce the deficit."
stated on September 13, 2012 in a newsletter.:
Says "tax revenues are the lowest they have been since World War II."
stated on May 17, 2012 in remarks at a campaign fundraiser:
"Forty-seven percent of Americans pay no income tax."
stated on June 20, 2012 in in a news release :
"Oregon schools receive millions of dollars per year in federal school lunch assistance and yet they are required to spend that money almost anywhere but Oregon."
stated on May 16, 2012 in a House floor debate:
Says "one in four women and one in seven men have been victims of domestic violence in their lifetime."
stated on April 13, 2012 in his congressional website:
Says the Pentagon has never passed a financial audit. In fact, the Pentagon is exempt from a federal law that requires all federal agencies to complete annual audits.
stated on February 9, 2012 in a news release:
"Between 1982 and 2007 the cost of a college education increased 439 percent."
stated on February 2, 2012 in congressional website :
In just a few decades, Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, other mandatory spending programs, and paying interest due on the debt will eclipse our entire budget.