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How to use the word pocketbooks in a Sentence?

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While Kevin McCarthy and Tom Emmer were busy measuring their drapes and boasting that they would flip 60 to 70 seats, Democrats worked and drew a clear contrast between results-oriented Democrats who are working to lower costs and keep communities safe, and extreme Republicans who pose a real threat to reproductive freedoms, democracy, and everyday people’s pocketbooks.

Tommy Garcia

Found on FOX News
4 months ago

Electricity is not only kind of a lower-cost solution here, but is also more immune to these shorter-term volatility events, which, just on the level of a consumer homeowner, that's painful, people are already feeling the effects of inflation. And then this short-term volatility where gas prices are up and natural gas prices are up. It's painful, and it really hurts people's pocketbooks.

Sam Calisch

Found on FOX News
8 months ago

It's hard, especially from a funding perspective, to convince people with big pocketbooks... to say,' Maybe it might happen, maybe it won't, but we do need to put billions of dollars in that arena,'.

Kizzmekia Corbett

Found on CNN
10 months ago

Anytime Bonnie Herzog sell immediate consumption and people's pocketbooks are pinched Bonnie Herzog could lose sales.

Jeff Lenard

Found on CNN
11 months ago

The energy supply constraints resulting from the Russian invasion of Ukraine and the increased prices created by big oil companies has highlighted how important it is to ensure that Michigan is not overreliant on one source and has energy independence to protect Michiganders’ pocketbooks and our state’s economic security, that’s why we are moving forward to diversify our state’s energy options, which will significantly expand jobs and economic investment in our state.

Bobby Leddy

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

He knew that this was about saving people's lives and making it possible for people to keep more money in their pocketbooks, he was very aware of this prescription drug issue, almost every aspect of it.

Elijah Cummings

Found on CNN
6 years ago

Hollywood was deeply connected to the Clintons … but Hollywood is progressive in its heart, hollywood's heart is connected to Bernie Sanders but the pocketbooks connected to the Clintons.

Ellen Ratner

Found on FOX News
6 years ago

We hit them in their pocketbooks. That should keep them busy for a while.

Maria Luiza Goncalves de Souza

Found on CNN
7 years ago

People don't feel they're getting what they pay for, in the current context, where people's pocketbooks are hurting, it's no wonder there's so much dissatisfaction.

Marcus Melo

Found on Reuters
7 years ago

I would strongly advise American consumers to continue to think about how you save money at the pump because it is good for the environment, it’s good for family pocketbooks and if you go back to old habits and suddenly gas is back at $ 3.50, you are going to not be real happy.

President Obama

Found on FOX News
8 years ago

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