"Job-killing" has been used a total of 58 times by the politicians and political influencers that NPR is tracking.

Why We're Tracking This: Republicans will say Democrats' economic plans are job-killers — while Democrats will say that Republican policies already did that job.

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Newt Gingrich (R)


  • Last 7 days: 0 uses (down 100% from last week)
  • Overall: 2 uses since Aug. 30

Pat Toomey (R)


  • Last 7 days: 0 uses (down 100% from last week)
  • Overall: 1 uses since Aug. 30



  • Last 7 days: 1 uses (down 75% from last week)
  • Overall: 35 uses since Aug. 30



  • Last 7 days: 0 uses (down 100% from last week)
  • Overall: 35 uses since Aug. 30

'Sparkline' graphs plot each word's motion over the last 8 weeks.

Recent uses of "job-killing"

...Titus cozied up to Washington DC Democrats - voting with Pelosi a staggering 97% of the time - voting for job-killing policies like Obamacare, the Cap and Trade Energy Tax and the failed Stimulus package. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate in Nevada skyrocketed and...

Joe Heck, via RSS (October 25) verification of this unfortunate fact,” said Dr. Joe Heck. “Congresswoman Titus placed Pelosi’s priorities of Obamacare and the job-killing Cap and Trade bill over the need for private sector job creation in southern Nevada. Unemployment at 15 percent...

Joe Heck, via RSS (October 22)

...Sestak remains on left in calling for a job-killing Marcellus Shale moratorium: #toomey #tcot #pasen...

Pat Toomey, via Twitter (October 22)

...getting down to the wire. For the past few weeks in this newsletter, I have made the case that the job-killing agenda of Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, and Barack Obama have artificially extended the life of the 2008 recession, leading...

Newt Gingrich, via RSS (October 20) the Obama Administration. Where Is Jack? Jack Conway supports the EPA’s, and President Obama and Nancy Pelosi’s attempts at forcing their job-killing agenda onto Kentucky–and our hardworking families will [...] Related posts:Obama Wants Cap and Trade Next Year: Where Is Jack? Where is...

Rand Paul, via RSS (October 19)

...Mesquite Local News - Republican Candidates Stump In Mesquite: "We can no longer afford the unsustainable deficits, the job-killing policies, and the incredible growth of government that this administration is foisting upon us," Heck said....

Joe Heck, via Facebook (October 19)

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