Quotations that match 'council'.I was scheduled to give my first official press conference that morning anyway, 'cause I was chairman of the Governors Energy Council and I was making a press conference with regard to energy policy.
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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.
[ Anybody Attention Attorney Because Board City Commissioners Council County Course District Elections Especially Hardly Important Local Mayor Pays Really School Sheriffs Those]
Another turn in my life happened when I took on the Canada Council.
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I enjoyed the administrative work because it involved working with Congress, city council, and the mayor. I had never been a politician so it was fun - learning political maneuvering.
[ Administrative Because Been City Congress Council Enjoyed Fun Had Involved Learning Mayor Never Political Politician Work Working]
I was on my own union council for twenty-odd years.
[ Council Own Union Years]
I was ordained one of the standing High Council in Zion, under the hands of President Joseph Smith.
[ Council Hands High Joseph Ordained President Smith Standing Under]
My personal influence in the Revolutionary Governing Council is such that the dictatorship of the proletariat is firmly established, since the masses are backing me.
[ Backing Council Dictatorship Established Firmly Governing Influence Masses Personal Proletariat Revolutionary Since Such]
O God and Lord, now the council condemns even Your own act and Your own law as heresy, since You Yourself did lay Your cause before Your Father as the just judge, as an example for us, whenever we are sorely oppressed.
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The Security Council decided to deal with Iran's nuclear intentions. The international community will not be willing to tolerate an Iran with a nuclear capability and an Iran that collaborates with terrorist organizations.
[ Capability Community Council Deal Decided Intentions International Iran Nuclear Organizations Security Terrorist Tolerate Will Willing]
World Affairs Councils are great organizations. They help keep people throughout our country alive to important developments in world affairs and underscore that, in the country, we stay engaged and we are part of the world.
[ Affairs Alive Councils Country Developments Engaged Great Help Important Keep Organizations Our Part Stay Throughout Underscore World]
They divided the city into three electoral wards, and in one ward there was 70 percent of the people, the Catholic population, and they elected eight representatives to the city council.
[ Catholic City Council Divided Eight Elected Electoral Into Percent Population Representatives Three Ward]
Good council has no price.
[ Council Good Price]
The progress in Iraq is still fragile. And it could still be reversed. Iraq still faces innumerable challenges, and they will be evident during what will likely be a difficult process as the newly elected Council of Representatives selects the next prime minister, president, and speaker of the council.
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We got involved in the Rwanda peace process for the simple reason that there was a decision which was taken by the Security Council, because the troops were in Uganda, and we decided to have a military presence.
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Currently, the United States provides 22 percent of the U.N. annual budgets, over $900 million in fiscal year 2007, and some of that funding goes to the Human Rights Council.
[ Annual Budgets Council Currently Fiscal Funding Goes Human Million Over Percent Provides Rights Some States United Year]
As the proud father of two teens and past Chairman to the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, I am committed to educating parents and especially young people on ways to live a long, healthy and active life.
[ Active Am Chairman Committed Council Educating Especially Father Fitness Healthy Life Live Long Parents Past Physical Presidents Proud Sports Teens Two Ways Young]
The time frame is very small to disarm the militia, to bring about a security situation in which the governing council, the 24 Iraqis or however many others they appoint, can govern the country.
[ Appoint Bring Council Country Disarm Frame Govern Governing However Iraqis Many Militia Others Security Situation Small Time Very Which]
Dick Clarke, who was head of counter-terrorism in the National Security Council, pushed constantly for the Principals Committee, which is the key national security group of top officials to take up the issue of terrorism.
[ Clarke Committee Constantly Council Group Head Issue Key National Officials Principals Pushed Security Take Terrorism Top Up Which]
I am always fighting inside the Council to get the message across that at each competition venue, we should send somebody to inspect and to make sure the athletes will be looked after in a correct manner.
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There are big issues, like the reform of the Security Council. These kinds of questions are something the President of the General Assembly must keep his eye on.
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What takes place in the Security Council more closely resembles a mugging than either a political debate or an effort at problem-solving.
[ Closely Council Debate Effort Either More Place Political Problem-Solving Resembles Security Takes Than]
And here at our Anglican Consultative Council, we have many reports of growth and great encouragement.
[ Anglican Council Encouragement Great Growth Here Many Our Reports]
In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists and will persist.
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In Rwanda that genocide happened because the international community and the Security Council refused to give, again, another 5000 troops which would have cost, I don't know, maybe fifty, a hundred, million dollars.
[ Again Another Because Community Cost Council Dollars Fifty Genocide Give Happened Hundred International Know Maybe Million Refused Rwanda Security Troops Which Would]
The Council of Islamic Affairs is doing a great service to the world by promoting a greater understanding in America of the rich heritage of the Islamic peoples and their hopes and aspirations for the future.
[ Affairs America Aspirations Council Doing Future Great Greater Heritage Hopes Islamic Peoples Promoting Rich Service Their Understanding World]
All wars are planned by old men in council rooms apart.
[ Apart Council Men Old Planned Rooms Wars]
The mayor has got to work closely with a wide variety of people, his city council, state legislature, governor, business community, labor community, president and the congress in order to be able to do this.
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If the (British) Arts Council give you money, they also tell you how to spend it.
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The United Nations remains our most important global actor. These days we are continuously reminded of the enormous responsibility of the Security Council to uphold international peace and stability.
[ Actor Continuously Council Days Enormous Global Important International Most Nations Our Peace Remains Reminded Responsibility Security Stability These United Uphold]
Measures of self-government and a school council, especially for such young children, were a great innovation.
[ Children Council Especially Great Innovation Measures School Self-Government Such Were Young]
Peace is not made at the council table or by treaties, but in the hearts of men.
[ Council Hearts Made Men Peace Table Treaties]
When the government is handed over to the Iraqi Council on 30 June, many have declared, oh, the Americans must never leave because civil unrest may erupt. Well, I agree, we cannot abruptly depart, but Iraq needs to step up to the plate on 30 June.
[ Abruptly Agree Americans Because Cannot Civil Council Declared Depart Erupt Government Handed Iraq Iraqi June Leave Many May Must Needs Never Oh Over Plate Step Unrest Up Well]
Do not reveal what you have thought upon doing, but by wise council keep it secret being determined to carry it into execution.
[ Being Carry Council Determined Doing Execution Into Keep Reveal Secret Thought Upon Wise]
I think there has to be greater heed paid by the Security Council members to military advice.
[ Advice Council Greater Heed Members Military Paid Security Think]
Our relations with brothers in Gulf Cooperation council are good and developing, either bilateral relations or with the G.C.C itself, also we have good brotherly and solid ties with Saudi Arabia.
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We need a reform of the Security Council. It must be perceived as truly representative by all the 191 member states, to uphold the credibility and legitimacy of the UN as the main political arena.
[ Arena Council Credibility Legitimacy Main Member Must Need Perceived Political Reform Representative Security States Truly Un Uphold]
From my very first day in the Mayor's office, I have worked closely with the Council members who share our vision of a city hall that really protects taxpayers and cares... yes... about the little things that make a big difference in people's lives.
[ Big Cares City Closely Council Day Difference First Hall Little Lives Make Mayor Members Office Our Protects Really Share Taxpayers Things Very Vision Worked Yes]
We believe the use of force against Iraq, especially with reference to previous resolutions of the UN Security Council, has no grounds, including legal grounds.
[ Against Believe Council Especially Force Grounds Including Iraq Legal Previous Reference Resolutions Security Un Use]
Rather than hearing from the city council president, you'd hear from sources all across the country.
[ Across City Council Country Hear Hearing President Rather Sources Than]
There is a real diversity of talent and background on the A list so as to better reflect our society in all walks. There are people who have been candidates before, Councillors, Doctors, business leaders, charity campaigners.
[ Background Been Before Better Business Candidates Charity Diversity Doctors Leaders List Our Real Reflect Society Talent Walks]
Neither was there any heresy, or diversity of opinion, or disputing about the matter, till the pope had gathered a council to confirm this transubstantiation: wherefore it is most likely that this opinion came up by them of latter days.
[ Any Came Confirm Council Days Disputing Diversity Gathered Had Heresy Latter Likely Matter Most Neither Opinion Pope Them Till Up Wherefore]
The United States must also continue to push the United Nations Security Council for strong action to thwart Iran's nuclear ambitions. In the meantime, it is our job to take meaningful steps to eliminate the threats posed by Iran.
[ Action Also Ambitions Continue Council Eliminate Iran Job Meaningful Meantime Must Nations Nuclear Our Posed Push Security States Steps Strong Take Threats Thwart United]
Anybody can decide if they have got the money to fight a case if they don't like a particular thing, and they complain to the watch committee, local council or whatever.
[ Anybody Case Committee Complain Council Decide Fight Got Local Money Particular Thing Watch Whatever]
They decided that unpaid leave could only be granted through the decision of a council that consisted almost entirely of scientists who couldn't understand my reasons for wanting to go so. They said no, no unpaid. So I immediately resigned.
[ Almost Consisted Could Council Decided Decision Entirely Go Granted Immediately Leave Only Reasons Resigned Said Scientists Through Understand Unpaid Wanting]
I don't think we can go into important local elections next year... with Tony Blair as leader and expect to keep many of the councillors we've got now.
[ Blair Elections Expect Go Got Important Into Keep Leader Local Many Next Now Think Tony Year]
Any Human Rights Council reform that allows countries that sponsor terrorism to remain as members, such as Cuba, is not real reform. And in the past, countries such as Libya, Iran and Syria have participated on this council.
[ Allows Any Council Countries Cuba Human Iran Libya Members Participated Past Real Reform Remain Rights Sponsor Such Syria Terrorism]
Now, the entire world community recognizes Georgia. We are members of the United Nations and the Council of Europe. Everything is being prepared so that we will soon enter the European Union.
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Now, I cannot approve anything the council has rejected, but I can reject anything the council has approved.
[ Anything Approve Approved Cannot Council Now Reject Rejected]
But I would say if the Security Council is only relevant if it agrees with the United States, then we have come a long way in a direction that I do not like very much.
[ Agrees Come Council Direction Long Much Only Relevant Say Security States Then United Very Way Would]
Before Vatican II, in theology, as in other areas, the discipline was fixed. After the council there has been a revolution - a chaotic revolution - with free discussion on everything. There is now no common theology or philosophy as there was before.
[ After Areas Been Before Chaotic Common Council Discipline Discussion Everything Fixed Free Ii Now Other Philosophy Revolution Theology Vatican]
It's very liberating for me to realize that I don't have to step up to the plate with a plot that involves the U.N. Security Council.
[ Council Involves Liberating Plate Plot Realize Security Step Up Very]
There is nothing wrong with becoming more ambitious along the way, but I think what the government has asked the council to do is a perfectly good starting point.
[ Along Ambitious Asked Becoming Council Good Government More Nothing Perfectly Point Starting Think Way Wrong]
Resolution 1441 does not give anyone the right to an automatic use of force. Russia believes that the Iraqi problem should be regulated by the Security Council, which carries the main responsibility for ensuring international security.
[ Anyone Automatic Believes Carries Council Does Ensuring Force Give International Iraqi Main Problem Regulated Resolution Responsibility Right Russia Security Should Use Which]
In recent years, more and more of my time has become absorbed by administrative work for the research council of ETH-Z of which I am presently the president.
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I pray that this council, which will probably be too late to save Iraq, will do what it can, which will be immeasurably strong in what it does in trying to save our democracy.
[ Council Democracy Does Immeasurably Iraq Late Our Pray Probably Save Strong Too Trying Which Will]
As we take our places in the General Assembly and at the Council meetings, let us begin all our work in the name of God, for the solution of all our problems is a spiritual one.
[ Assembly Begin Council General God Meetings Name Our Places Problems Solution Spiritual Take Us Work]
What we should be doing is opening up this process much more, having a vote of the Legislature, the City Council, the state Legislature about whether this should go forward.
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Today's message to Baghdad is very clear: the UN Security Council resolution expresses the unity and determination of the entire international community to assume its collective responsibility.
[ Assume Baghdad Clear Collective Community Council Determination Entire Expresses International Message Resolution Responsibility Security Today Un Unity Very]
The position the Government finds itself in is not one of constructing a law, but of carrying out a decision given by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council.
[ Carrying Committee Constructing Council Decision Finds Given Government Itself Judicial Law Out Position Privy]
Several speeches were made by the chiefs during the council, all expressive in the highest degree of their friendly disposition towards our government, and their conduct in every particular manifested the sincerity of their declarations.
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The failure of the United Nations - My failure is maybe, in retrospective, that I was not enough aggressive with the members of the Security Council.
[ Aggressive Council Enough Failure Maybe Members Nations Retrospective Security United]
We urge all democratic nations and the United Nations to answer the Iraqi Governing Council's call for support for the people of Iraq in making the transition to democracy.
[ Answer Call Council Democracy Democratic Governing Iraq Iraqi Making Nations Support Transition United Urge]
The council now beginning rises in the Church like the daybreak, a forerunner of most splendid light.
[ Beginning Church Council Daybreak Forerunner Light Most Now Rises Splendid]
Every man who has a calling to minister to the inhabitants of the world was ordained to that very purpose in the Grand Council of heaven before this world was. I suppose I was ordained to this very office in that Grand Council.
[ Before Calling Council Every Grand Heaven Inhabitants Man Minister Office Ordained Purpose Suppose Very World]
And, Mr. Speaker, if the Governor and Council don't see fit to fall in with us, I say let the general duty law, and all, go to the devil, sir, and go about our business.
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We can no longer stand for the Security Council passing resolutions and then in effect heaving alongside and taking a vacation. We cannot leave it to the secretary general to go cap in hand.
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We're under the Arts Council under the Minister for the Arts. The Minister for the Arts and the Minister for Industrial Development have great difficulty in agreeing over who should fund what in terms of film.
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We've talked to the Europeans about it. It's clear if those negotiations fail, then we are agreed with the Europeans that the next step is to take the matter to the U.N. Security Council.
[ Agreed Clear Council Europeans Fail Matter Negotiations Next Security Step Take Talked Then Those]
The views of the European Union are fully reflected in this text, particularly the key objective of the EU, namely vigorously to address the disarmament of Iraq and to do so within the framework of the UN Security Council.
[ Address Council Disarmament Eu European Framework Fully Iraq Key Namely Objective Particularly Reflected Security Text Un Union Views Vigorously Within]
The purposes of the United States should not be doubted. The Security Council resolutions will be enforced - the just demands of peace and security will be met - or action will be unavoidable. And a regime that has lost its legitimacy will also lose its power.
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Total ghettoization, because they were in charge of public housing, the local council, and they deliberately located people in a ghetto situation in order to ensure that they maintained control.
[ Because Charge Control Council Deliberately Ensure Ghetto Housing Local Located Maintained Order Public Situation Total Were]
Together, often by unanimous vote, the council has worked quickly to get positive results.
[ Council Get Often Positive Quickly Results Together Unanimous Vote Worked]
Disarming Iraq is legal under a series of U.N. resolutions. Iraq is in flagrant violation of U.N. Security Council resolutions.
[ Council Disarming Flagrant Iraq Legal Resolutions Security Series Under Violation]
That U.N. Security Council resolution requires getting Syrian troops and intelligence officials out of Lebanon so that the Lebanese can have elections here this spring that are free and fair and free of outside influence.
[ Council Elections Fair Free Getting Here Influence Intelligence Lebanese Lebanon Officials Out Outside Requires Resolution Security Spring Syrian Troops]
Even if I had nothing to do with the Canada Council, I'd be praying for it.
[ Canada Council Even Had Nothing Praying]
Upon this the Hungarian ministers resigned, but the names submitted by the president of the council, at the demand of the king, were not approved of for successors.
[ Approved Council Demand Hungarian King Ministers Names President Resigned Submitted Successors Upon Were]
Additionally, any Human Rights Council reform that allows countries with despicable human rights records to remain as members, such as China and Saudi Arabia, is not real reform.
[ Additionally Allows Any Arabia China Council Countries Despicable Human Members Real Records Reform Remain Rights Saudi Such]
In 1968 the Arts Council managed to get a grant from the treasury to buy up a lot of derelict touring theatres and put them back in the hands of the local authorities.
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However, I think, first of all, that what's happening in Sierra Leone is going to have the great influence on those governments who will be asked to provide forces to the Congo. Second, of course, the Security Council has no professional military advice organized in any way.
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The carrying out of the Potsdam Agreement has, however, been obstructed by the failure of the Allied Control Council to take the necessary steps to enable the German economy to function as an economic unit.
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A chief called Lawyer, because he was a great talker, took the lead in the council, and sold nearly all the Nez Perce country.
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There is insufficient support for the police and safety and law enforcement, in general, in the city council.
[ City Council Enforcement General Insufficient Law Police Safety Support]
American agents... are the only persons authorized to hold councils of a political nature.
[ Agents American Authorized Councils Hold Nature Only Persons Political]
Our fates are in the hands of An Almighty God, to whom I can with pleasure confide my own; he can save us, or destroy us; his Councils are fixed and cannot be disappointed, and all his designs will be Accomplished.
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Just several years ago, Shaykh Kabbani, who is the head of the Islamic Supreme Council of America, when he was speaking at the State Department, said that more than 80 percent of the mosques were controlled by extremists. And from all I've seen over the last four or five years, the situation has even gotten worse.
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Iraq has a new opportunity to comply with all these relevant resolutions of the Security Council.
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I am on the board of corporations who contribute both to environmental problems and their solutions. And I am on the NGO side: the Earth Council and other organizations.
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Only under conditions of revolutionary crises do you have the highest level of self-organization; this is the Soviet type of organization, which is to say, workers' councils, people's councils, call them what you want, popular committees.
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It's so worth-while being a judge, because, if I make good, I can help prove that a woman's place is as much on the bench, in City Council, or in Congress, as in the home.
[ Because Being Bench City Congress Council Good Help Home Judge Make Much Place Prove Woman]
I have to tell you that June Cleaver had a job in 'The New Leave It to Beaver.' She did. Sure, she was a council woman. She went to work. She wasn't a sit-at-home grandma. She went out, got a job.
[ Beaver Council Did Got Grandma Had Job June Leave New Out She Sure Tell Went Woman Work]
Republics are created by the virtue, public spirit, and intelligence of the citizens. They fall, when the wise are banished from the public councils, because they dare to be honest, and the profligate are rewarded, because they flatter the people, in order to betray them.
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Scholars and historians have dubbed the last 100 years the American Century, and I think there can be little doubt that the Council on Foreign Relations helped to make it so.
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I am joining the government not from the academic position but from St. Petersburg city council.
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We were once friends with the whites but you nudged us out of the way by your intrigues, and now when we are in council you keep nudging each other.
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Finally, I am encouraged to note that the Security Council issued a statement today expressing its concern about the massive humanitarian crisis in Darfur and calling on all parties to the conflict to protect civilians and reach a ceasefire.
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I think that we have to do our job well, investigate thoroughly and then describe very honestly what we see to the Security Council. And some of the things might please people there and other things may not please the people.
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I don't think I'll ever fully get over losing the city council seat. I don't know how that happened. But it was less than 1 percent out of 50,000 votes. I'd put in six or seven years into changing L.A.
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