Idaho's Rep. Labrador lauded by U.S. Chamber of Commerce

First District GOP Rep. Raul Labrador was presented with the Chamber's "Spirit of Enterprise Award" Thursday.

The congressman's news release follows:

LABRADOR EARNS TOP AWARD FROM U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

(WASHINGTON, D.C.)- The U.S. Chamber of Commerce awarded Congressman Raúl Labrador (ID-01) with its annual “Spirit of Enterprise Award” at a ceremony Thursday morning for “his support of pro-jobs, pro-growth policies during the first session of the 112th Congress.”

“Over the past year, Congressman Labrador has worked to protect and advance the interests of America’s job creators,” said Thomas J. Donohue, president and CEO of the U.S. Chamber. “By supporting pro-growth policies, Congressman Labrador is helping unleash the power of free enterprise to put our economy back on track and put Americans back to work.”

The Chamber’s prestigious Spirit of Enterprise Award, in its 24th year, is given annually to members of Congress based on key business issues outlined in the Chamber publication How They Voted. Members who support the Chamber’s position on at least 70 percent of those votes qualify to receive the award. According to the scorecard, Congressman Labrador maintained a 94 percent rating with the Chamber this year and collectively holds a 94 percent ranking during his tenure in Congress.

“We must continue to vote to ease regulatory burdens, lower taxes and restrict the size and scope of government so that America’s businesses can help stabilize and grow our economy,” Labrador said. “I am proud to earn this distinction from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and I vow to cast every vote with America’s workers, risk-takers and job creators in the forefront of my mind,”

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations. To view a complete list of the 2011 Spirit of Enterprise recipients, please visit www.uschamber.com/soe.

As a successful regressive

As a successful regressive GOP obstructionist Labrador, infected the federal government with his extremist christian belief system.

Labrador supported taking away women’s personal rights and ablity to freely choice medical care. Labrador is a principal ally of Idaho Chooses Life who supported the Idaho republican war on women in Idaho.

Labrador is a proponent of rewarding corporate interests with no tax responisblity or accountabliety for their environmental pollution.

Labrador supports Citizens United and the ablity of a few limited wealthy individuals control the american government.

Labrador openly opposed the Stimulus as a Idaho State Representative, yet his congressional record is clear, he repeatedly voted in favor of spending federal money provided by the Stimulus.

Labrador agrees and endorsed the intolerant racist Arizona’s Sheriff Joe Arpaio proposal to deport illegal immigrants.

Labrador is proud and touts his intolerant views and his rigid authoritarian anti-choice and anti-equality views of life.

Labrador supports the views of anti-freedom, racist and intolrant radcial christan activist pastor Shahram Hadian who said “"I think America needs to stop being so tolerant”. This radical christian clerc Hadian attacked and demomzied Democrats claiming that the liberal ideology is sympathetic to the muslim faith and Shar’ia law, has aleady infiltrated liberal governance. Idaho politicians including Governor Otter, US Senator Crapo and congressman Labrador were at the GOP event.

Labrador supports withdrawing the USA from the United Nations.

Labrador supports eliminating the Department of Education.

Labrador supports repeal of the 17th Amendment, to take awawy your right to vote and chose who leads your state and country.

Labrador is agianst health care for all Idahoans and supports the postion, that if you cant afford health care and get sick then you should just die.

Labrador did nothing to create jobs in Idaho, he did nothing to better the Idaho economy he did nothing the help underwater Idahoans, he did nothing for education or infrastructure, he did nothing but represent the best intrest of the Koch Brothers and obstruct the ability of the United States governemtn to act on behalf of it's people...........

Labrador is a man who hates governemnt and acts to destroy it, so why are hardworking honest idahoans electing this hatfeul man to destroy governments abilty to serve us with even the basic needs........

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