Quotations that match 'commissioner'.

I feel, first of all, very privileged that these people think enough of me that they made me commissioner. And it's almost like, as Yogi Berra said, 'deja vu all over again.' Bobby Hull
[ Again Almost Commissioner Deja Enough Feel First Made Over Privileged Said These Think Very Yogi]
Marriage commissioners who choose not to marry homosexuals are being fired. A Knights of Columbus chapter in British Columbia is in court because it chooses not allow a lesbian group to use its facility for marriage ceremonies. The list goes on. Stockwell Day
[ Allow Because Being British Ceremonies Chapter Choose Chooses Columbia Columbus Commissioners Court Facility Fired Goes Group Homosexuals Knights Lesbian List Marriage Marry Use]
Especially in local elections, because hardly anybody pays attention to those - but it's really important who's mayor and who's on the city council, county commissioners, sheriffs, district attorney, and of course the school board. Jello Biafra
[ Anybody Attention Attorney Because Board City Commissioners Council County Course District Elections Especially Hardly Important Local Mayor Pays Really School Sheriffs Those]
We're going to break a story that there are people on the staff on the 9-11 Commission that didn't want the 9-11 Commissioners to know the details of Able Danger because of the potential to embarrass those commissioners. Curt Weldon
[ Able Because Break Commission Commissioners Danger Details Embarrass Going Know Potential Staff Story Those Want]
Rather than saying that the commissioner is hired by the owners and therefore is subservient to them, you have to look at whether or not the players are getting a fair shake. Pete Rozelle
[ Commissioner Fair Getting Hired Look Owners Players Rather Saying Shake Subservient Than Them Therefore Whether]
I don't know if 1300 players could really participate in the selection of a commissioner, and I've never given it a great deal of thought. I think it's a logical point they could make, but it's only an academic one. Pete Rozelle
[ Academic Commissioner Could Deal Given Great Know Logical Make Never Only Participate Players Point Really Selection Think Thought]
I have worked closely with many of our county commissioners, mayors, local transportation officials, and others to determine project needs in the 18th District, and they deserve a great deal of thanks for today's victory on the House floor. Bob Ney
[ Closely Commissioners County Deal Deserve Determine District Floor Great House Local Many Mayors Needs Officials Others Our Project Thanks Today Transportation Victory Worked]
The design of those commissioners, frigates and warlike force is directed rather against Long Island and these your Honors' possessions, than to the imagined reform of New England. Peter Stuyvesant
[ Against Commissioners Design Directed England Force Frigates Honors Imagined Island Long New Possessions Rather Reform Than These Those Warlike Your]
At last, someone came to tell me I'd been selected as commissioner, which gave rise to the line that I took the job with clean hands. I was then taken downstairs to a press conference, and the reporters were as surprised as I was. Pete Rozelle
[ Been Came Clean Commissioner Conference Downstairs Gave Hands Job Last Line Press Reporters Rise Selected Someone Surprised Taken Tell Then Took Were Which]
Provincial governments in Canada have terminated the positions of marriage commissioners who have, for personal religious convictions, not performed same sex marriages. It has happened in Saskatchewan. Stockwell Day
[ Canada Commissioners Convictions Governments Happened Marriage Marriages Performed Personal Positions Provincial Religious Same Saskatchewan Sex Terminated]
I think the Commissioner is taking the steps necessary to give the game back to the players and the fans and hopefully take the league to the next level. Cobi Jones
[ Back Commissioner Fans Game Give Hopefully League Level Necessary Next Players Steps Take Taking Think]
Baseball is a public trust. Players turn over, owners turn over and certain commissioners turn over. But baseball goes on. Peter Ueberroth Sports
[ Baseball Certain Commissioners Goes Over Owners Players Public Trust Turn]
The Commission has five commissioners from each side, plus three alternates, so all together sixteen members, people who are independent from the two governments, who have a lot of integrity, professional competence, and who have credibility in their respective countries. Jose Ramos-Horta
[ Commission Commissioners Competence Countries Credibility Each Five Governments Independent Integrity Lot Members Plus Professional Respective Side Sixteen Their Three Together Two]
Pro football was taking off when I became commissioner, and when a sport's successful and you're its chief executive officer, much of the credit flows to you and you develop a good track record. Pete Rozelle
[ Became Chief Commissioner Credit Develop Executive Flows Football Good Much Off Officer Pro Record Sport Successful Taking Track]
This is a coup for commissioner Bud Selig. I'm surprised it's as good as it is. Fay Vincent
[ Bud Commissioner Coup Good Surprised]
As a planning board commissioner, I have to review the applications for development throughout the city, and the bulk of those applications have been for the waterfront. I think the progress the waterfront has made is amazing. Vincent Frank
[ Amazing Applications Been Board Bulk City Commissioner Development Made Planning Progress Review Think Those Throughout Waterfront]