Quotations that match 'federal'.

Homeowners and business owners across the country agreed to pay premiums, communities agreed to adopt building codes to mitigate flood dangers, and the Federal Government agreed to provide insurance coverage to policyholders after a disaster. Bob Ney
[ Across Adopt After Agreed Building Business Codes Communities Country Coverage Dangers Disaster Federal Flood Government Homeowners Insurance Mitigate Owners Pay Premiums Provide]
As they work hard for our children, America's teachers often reach into their own pockets to make sure they have the best classroom supplies. I feel strongly that the federal government should help make up for their personal financial burden. John Warner
[ America Best Burden Children Classroom Federal Feel Financial Government Hard Help Into Make Often Our Own Personal Pockets Reach Should Strongly Supplies Sure Teachers Their Up Work]
I am pleased that the President has signed an Executive Order this week requiring federal agencies to disclose information about prices and quality of healthcare services. Timothy Murphy
[ Agencies Am Disclose Executive Federal Healthcare Information Order Pleased President Prices Quality Requiring Services Signed Week]
Treat each federal dollar as if it was hard earned; it was - by a taxpayer. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Dollar Each Earned Federal Hard Taxpayer Treat]
One of the things that I always say about bioterrorism, whether it's ourselves at the federal level, folks at the state level, or folks in the private industry, we've done many great things, especially since 9/11. Mike Johanns
[ Always Done Especially Federal Folks Great Industry Level Many Ourselves Private Say Since State Things Whether]
I considered myself engaged in a war from Day One. And my objective was to force the federal government - the Kennedy administration at that time - into a position where they would have to use the United States military force to enforce my rights as a citizen. James H. Meredith
[ Administration Citizen Considered Day Enforce Engaged Federal Force Government Into Kennedy Military Myself Objective Position Rights States Time United Use War Where Would]
Self-determination could mean independence, confederacy, federal and autonomy. Jalal Talabani
[ Autonomy Confederacy Could Federal Independence Mean Self-Determination]
You will read in the newspaper more often about federal courts, but the law that affects people, the trials that affect human beings are by and large in the state courts. Stephen Breyer
[ Affect Affects Beings Courts Federal Human Large Law More Newspaper Often Read State Trials Will]
Tourism is a top priority activity for federal government, which is why it invests an average of over 2,500 million dollars a year in infrastructure works and integral projects that promote Mexico's culture and natural attractions. Vincente Fox
[ Activity Attractions Average Culture Dollars Federal Government Infrastructure Integral Invests Mexico Million Natural Over Priority Projects Promote Top Tourism Which Why Works Year]
I believe the two biggest mistakes made by the Founders were giving Federal judges life-time appointments and permitting them to be confirmed without the agreement of two-thirds of the members of the United States Senate. John Jay Hooker
[ Agreement Appointments Believe Biggest Confirmed Federal Founders Giving Judges Made Members Mistakes Permitting Senate States Them Two Two-Thirds United Were Without]
Democrats believe we must have comprehensive health care reform that includes giving the federal government authority to negotiate lower prices with drug companies. Jim Clyburn
[ Authority Believe Care Companies Comprehensive Democrats Federal Giving Government Health Includes Lower Must Negotiate Prices Reform]
Embryonic stem cell research is legal in America, and nothing in the administration's current policy affects that legality; 400 lines are currently being used to conduct embryonic stem cell research, both in the private sector and by the Federal Government. Roger Wicker
[ Administration Affects America Being Both Cell Conduct Current Currently Embryonic Federal Government Legal Legality Lines Nothing Policy Private Research Sector Stem Used]
The president has been a true friend of the ag industry, because he continues to invest large amounts of money at a time when savings is really the goal of the federal government to deal with the deficit. Mike Johanns
[ Amounts Because Been Continues Deal Deficit Federal Friend Goal Government Industry Invest Large Money President Really Savings Time True]
We have at least 125 communities in Arizona at risk from wildfire, not because of review processes or litigation delays but because of a lack of federal funding on the ground to actually begin the projects. Janet Napolitano
[ Actually Arizona Because Begin Communities Delays Federal Funding Ground Lack Least Litigation Processes Projects Review Risk Wildfire]
But again, you know, the views that we've expressed are transferring power back from the federal government to the states, giving Alaska an incredible opportunity to expand its economy, especially at a time when our federal government is coming close to bankruptcy.So that is a broad-based appeal. It's not an extreme view. Joe Miller
[ Again Alaska Appeal Back Bankruptcy Close Coming Economy Especially Expand Expressed Extreme Federal Giving Government Incredible Know Opportunity Our Power States Time Transferring View Views]
I continue to vote against such spending increases, but sometimes I think some of my Republican colleagues forgot that we were sent here to shrink the federal government, not to grow it. Jeff Miller
[ Against Colleagues Continue Federal Forgot Government Grow Here Increases Republican Sent Shrink Some Sometimes Spending Such Think Vote Were]
The role of the federal government should be neutral toward culture just as it is toward religion. Preston Manning
[ Culture Federal Government Just Neutral Religion Role Should Toward]
The Election Assistance Commission represents a major, unprecedented commitment from the federal government to sustained freedom and vibrant democracy. I am humbled by the prospect of being one its charter members. DeForest Soaries
[ Am Assistance Being Charter Commission Commitment Democracy Election Federal Freedom Government Humbled Major Members Prospect Represents Sustained Unprecedented Vibrant]
I will lobby tirelessly in cooperation with other mayors around the country to insure that federal funding for our recently added police officers continues. Alan Autry
[ Added Around Continues Cooperation Country Federal Funding Insure Lobby Mayors Officers Other Our Police Recently Tirelessly Will]
The antitrust litigation currently in the federal courts in the U.S. against Monsanto will be the test case in the life sciences, just as the Microsoft case was the test case in the information sciences. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Against Antitrust Case Courts Currently Federal Information Just Life Litigation Microsoft Monsanto Sciences Test Will]
If we continue to allow the federal government to live beyond its means, we will all soon have to live beneath ours. Joe Miller
[ Allow Beneath Beyond Continue Federal Government Live Means Ours Soon Will]
All provisions of federal, state or local law requiring or permitting discrimination in public education must yield. Earl Warren
[ Discrimination Education Federal Law Local Must Permitting Provisions Public Requiring State Yield]
I also believe that the Supreme Court should be the final arbiter of all federal questions. Judy Biggert
[ Also Arbiter Believe Court Federal Final Questions Should Supreme]
I often quote Ronald Reagan, who is pretty close to my favorite President ever, I will have to say that, but one of my favorite remarks he ever made was that when you look at Federal programs, there is nothing so close to eternal life on Earth as a Federal Government program. Marsha Blackburn
[ Close Earth Eternal Ever Favorite Federal Government Life Look Made Nothing Often President Pretty Program Programs Quote Reagan Remarks Ronald Say Will]
The federal government was responsible for building the levees, engineering the levees, and consequentially, the federal government is responsible for repairing the damage that has been done, which has not been completed yet. Mitch Landrieu
[ Been Building Completed Damage Done Engineering Federal Government Levees Repairing Responsible Which Yet]
So far I, at least, have no fault to find with implications of Hamilton's Federalism, but unfortunately his policy was in certain other respects tainted with a more doubtful tendency. Herbert Croly
[ Certain Doubtful Far Fault Federalism Find Hamilton His Implications Least More Other Policy Respects Tainted Tendency Unfortunately]
We are shrinking the size of the federal government as a percent of our economy from over 21 percent of the economy to 19 percent of the economy. At the same time, we're growing the private economy. Franklin Raines
[ Economy Federal Government Growing Our Over Percent Private Same Shrinking Size Time]
Our people are working overtime - I say our people; our federal agencies in this regard - and that I'm confident that the way that you can stop this and make Americans the most protected for this is to take it to the terrorist groups. Hugh Shelton
[ Agencies Americans Confident Federal Groups Make Most Our Overtime Protected Regard Say Stop Take Terrorist Way Working]
Meanwhile, my residence within the Federal lines, and my acquaintance with so many of the officers, the origin of which I have already mentioned, enabled me to gain much important information as to the position and designs of the enemy. Belle Boyd
[ Acquaintance Already Designs Enabled Enemy Federal Gain Important Information Lines Many Meanwhile Mentioned Much Officers Origin Position Residence Which Within]
I see a resurgence of interest in poetry. I am less optimistic about the prospects for the arts when it comes to federal funding. Rita Dove
[ Am Arts Comes Federal Funding Interest Less Optimistic Poetry Prospects Resurgence See]
Faith is the black person's federal reserve system. Hattie McDaniel
[ Black Faith Federal Person Reserve System]
Among peoples who are geographically grouped together like the peoples of Europe there must exist a sort of federal link. It is this link which I wish to endeavour to establish. Aristide Briand
[ Among Endeavour Establish Europe Exist Federal Geographically Link Must Peoples Sort Together Which Wish]
We've used up a lot of bullets. And we talk about stimulus. But the truth is, we're running a federal deficit that's 9 percent of GDP. That is stimulative as all get out. It's more stimulative than any policy we've followed since World War II. Warren Buffett
[ Any Bullets Deficit Federal Followed Gdp Get Ii Lot More Out Percent Policy Running Since Stimulus Talk Than Truth Up Used War World]
When the federal government spends more each year than it collects in tax revenues, it has three choices: It can raise taxes, print money, or borrow money. While these actions may benefit politicians, all three options are bad for average Americans. Ron Paul
[ Actions Americans Average Bad Benefit Borrow Choices Collects Each Federal Government May Money More Options Politicians Print Raise Revenues Spends Tax Taxes Than These Three While Year]
Perhaps you should say there should be mandatory retirement even of members of the court, members of the federal judiciary. I'm sure there can be questions about whether one does as good work when you get into your - you know, I'm 67. William Rehnquist
[ Court Does Even Federal Get Good Into Judiciary Know Mandatory Members Perhaps Questions Retirement Say Should Sure Whether Work Your]
If U.S. national sovereignty continues, it is only as a state that Puerto Rico will have permanent 10th Amendment powers over its non-federal affairs, as well as voting power in Congress. Dick Thornburgh
[ Affairs Amendment Congress Continues National Only Over Permanent Power Powers Puerto Rico Sovereignty State Voting Well Will]
It is proper that the federal government help alleviate short-term disruptions and price spikes such as those brought about by Hurricane Katrina. Mel Martinez
[ Alleviate Brought Disruptions Federal Government Help Hurricane Katrina Price Proper Short-Term Spikes Such Those]
As federal lawmakers, we have a responsibility to set a precedent for energy efficient practices. Greg Walden
[ Efficient Energy Federal Lawmakers Practices Precedent Responsibility Set]
We believe the Senate language provides for federal subsidies for abortions. Plus there's a language in there where you have to pay one dollar per month, every enrollee, to pay for a fund for reproductive rights which include abortion. And that's totally against federal law. So we are saying take that out. Bart Stupak
[ Abortion Abortions Against Believe Dollar Every Federal Fund Include Language Law Month Out Pay Per Plus Provides Reproductive Rights Saying Senate Subsidies Take Totally Where Which]
We must continue our fight to ensure that Federal, State, and local authorities have the resources and support necessary to combat this growing epidemic. This is a top priority for me and many of my colleagues here in Congress. Ron Lewis
[ Authorities Colleagues Combat Congress Continue Ensure Epidemic Federal Fight Growing Here Local Many Must Necessary Our Priority Resources State Support Top]
For the last 4 years, our Federal Government has produced the four biggest deficits in history, and the estimated 2006 deficit of $423 billion is projected to be the largest of all. Melissa Bean
[ Biggest Billion Deficit Deficits Estimated Federal Four Government History Largest Last Our Produced Projected Years]
And I always like to stress, it's not a quota, not a set-aside, it's not about race, it's about giving opportunities to demonstrate their abilities to do work with the Federal Government. Alphonso Jackson
[ Abilities Always Demonstrate Federal Giving Government Opportunities Quota Race Stress Their Work]
Small businesses are the number one job creators in America. Therefore, it is important that the federal government creates an environment that helps them succeed, not one that sets them up to fail. Randy Neugebauer
[ America Businesses Creates Creators Environment Fail Federal Government Helps Important Job Number Sets Small Succeed Them Therefore Up]
Now is the time for all Alaskans to come together and reach out with our core message of taking power from the federal government and bringing it back home to the people. Joe Miller
[ Back Bringing Come Core Federal Government Home Message Now Our Out Power Reach Taking Time Together]
What Clinton severed with his welfare reform was the obligation of the federal government to step in when the states failed and to monitor these programs. Robert Scheer
[ Clinton Failed Federal Government His Monitor Obligation Programs Reform Severed States Step These Welfare]
We can't have - we can't have a patchwork of 50 states developing their own immigration policy. I understand the frustration of people in Arizona. They want the federal government to step up and deal with this problem once and for all, and that's what we want to do. David Axelrod
[ Arizona Deal Developing Federal Frustration Government Immigration Once Own Policy Problem States Step Their Understand Up Want]
A corollary is that, when laws are out of touch with the people, those laws can and should be changed - from the most simple local regulations to the highest law of the land, our federal Constitution. Adrian Cronauer
[ Changed Constitution Federal Highest Land Law Laws Local Most Our Out Regulations Should Simple Those Touch]
Absent scandal, a federal judge can serve for decades on the bench, underscoring the importance of appointing judges who have a proper understanding of their constitutional role. Paul Weyrich
[ Absent Appointing Bench Constitutional Decades Federal Importance Judge Judges Proper Role Scandal Serve Their Understanding]
The combination of Federalism and Republicanism which formed the substance of the system, did not constitute a progressive and formative political principle, but it pointed in the direction of a constructive formula. Herbert Croly
[ Combination Constitute Constructive Did Direction Federalism Formative Formed Formula Pointed Political Principle Progressive Republicanism Substance System Which]
TSA serves as the operator, administrator and regulator for the nation's transportation security. But in fact, the TSA bureaucracy does all it can to thwart any conversion to a system with more private-sector operations and strong federal oversight and standards. This agency cannot, and should not, do it all. John Mica
[ Administrator Agency Any Bureaucracy Cannot Conversion Does Fact Federal More Nation Operations Operator Oversight Regulator Security Serves Should Standards Strong System Thwart Transportation]
The Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act would expand research on embryonic stem cells by increasing the number of lines stem cells that would be eligible for federally funded research. Steve Israel
[ Act Cell Cells Eligible Embryonic Enhancement Expand Federally Funded Increasing Lines Number Research Stem Would]
You get a lawyer whether you're in a military tribunal or whether you're in a federal court, number one. The attorney general decided that the court with the biggest - with the greatest venue, with the best jurisdiction was the New York court. That was the right decision to make. Joe Biden
[ Attorney Best Biggest Court Decided Decision Federal General Get Greatest Jurisdiction Lawyer Make Military New Number Right Tribunal Venue Whether York]
Achieving price stability is not only important in itself, it is also central to attaining the Federal Reserve's other mandate objectives of maximum sustainable employment and moderate long-term interest rates. Ben Bernanke
[ Achieving Also Attaining Central Employment Federal Important Interest Itself Long-Term Mandate Maximum Moderate Objectives Only Other Price Rates Reserve Stability Sustainable]
The term 'cost shifting,' as I use it, refers to those items in a university's budget that used to be reimbursed by the federal government but are no longer paid for by them. Charles Vest
[ Budget Cost Federal Government Items Longer Paid Refers Shifting Term Them Those University Use Used]
Internal self-government under a local constitution was authorized by Congress and approved by the residents in 1952, but federal law is supreme in Puerto Rico and residents do not have voting representation in the Congress. Dick Thornburgh
[ Approved Authorized Congress Constitution Federal Internal Law Local Puerto Representation Residents Rico Self-Government Supreme Under Voting]
The GAO just released a report that said 22 percent of federal programs fail to meet their objectives. The truth is we don't know how taxpayer money is spent in Washington, D.C., which is why I think we ought to put every agency budget up on the Internet for everyone to see. Carly Fiorina
[ Agency Budget Every Everyone Fail Federal How Internet Just Know Meet Money Objectives Ought Percent Programs Put Released Report Said See Spent Taxpayer Their Think Truth Up Washington Which Why]
Despite Arizona's remarkable growth in recent years, we have met the current federal health standards for ozone pollution and the Environmental Protection Agency recently approved our dust control plan. Jane D. Hull
[ Agency Approved Arizona Control Current Despite Dust Environmental Federal Growth Health Met Our Ozone Plan Pollution Protection Recent Recently Remarkable Standards Years]
We borrowed money, it helped us with bonds and what not, and the Federal Government backed it, but it was a guarantee, it was not a grant. And we not only paid it off, but we paid it off ahead of time. David Dinkins
[ Ahead Backed Bonds Borrowed Federal Government Grant Guarantee Helped Money Off Only Paid Time Us]
History has shown us that, on extraordinarily rare occasions, it becomes necessary for the federal government to intervene on behalf of individuals whose 14th Amendment rights to legal due process and equal protection may be violated by a state. Michael K. Simpson
[ Amendment Becomes Behalf Due Equal Extraordinarily Federal Government History Individuals Intervene Legal May Necessary Occasions Process Protection Rare Rights Shown State Us Violated Whose]
We must work to stabilize Social Security. We must not gamble with our nation's social insurance program, one of our most popular and effective federal programs that has remained dependable and stable for the past 70 years. Grace Napolitano
[ Dependable Effective Federal Gamble Insurance Most Must Nation Our Past Popular Program Programs Remained Security Social Stabilize Stable Work Years]
Our job is to ensure that meat and poultry products are safe, wholesome, accurately labeled for the benefit of the American consumers, and to make sure that they are in compliance with all federal laws. Mike Johanns
[ Accurately American Benefit Compliance Consumers Ensure Federal Job Labeled Laws Make Meat Our Poultry Products Safe Sure Wholesome]
Foreign nationals entering the United States illegally who are taken into custody by the Border Protection Corps or by State or local law enforcement authorities must be promptly delivered to a federal law enforcement authority. John Culberson
[ Authorities Authority Border Corps Custody Delivered Enforcement Entering Federal Foreign Illegally Into Law Local Must Nationals Promptly Protection State States Taken United]
But I do know this: that the two and a half years that I've been at HUD, I am absolutely convinced that some of the best workers in the world are in Federal Government. Alphonso Jackson
[ Absolutely Am Been Best Convinced Federal Government Half Hud Know Some Two Workers World Years]
The taxpayer - that's someone who works for the federal government but doesn't have to take the civil service examination. Ronald Reagan Work
[ Civil Examination Federal Government Service Someone Take Taxpayer Works]
Anyone who thinks you can pay $3,100 to the federal government and thinks you can get that money back completely in services - like I said - he may go to M-I-T but he is an N-U-T. Louie Gohmert
[ Anyone Back Completely Federal Get Go Government May Money Pay Said Services Thinks]
Working for a federal agency was like trying to dislodge a prune skin from the roof of the mouth. More enterprise went into the job than could be justified by the results. Caskie Stinnett
[ Agency Could Dislodge Enterprise Federal Into Job Justified More Mouth Prune Results Roof Skin Than Trying Went Working]
Every year the Federal Government wastes billions of dollars as a result of overpayments of government agencies, misuse of government credit cards, abuse of the Federal entitlement programs, and the mismanagement of the Federal bureaucracy. Chris Chocola
[ Abuse Agencies Billions Bureaucracy Cards Credit Dollars Entitlement Every Federal Government Mismanagement Misuse Programs Result Wastes Year]
What is so remarkable about the success of affirmative action is that it has been accomplished despite the Justice Department and the policies of the federal government. Harold Washington
[ Accomplished Action Affirmative Been Department Despite Federal Government Justice Policies Remarkable Success]
Expanding eligibility of family planning services to low-income women will maximize cost-savings to both federal and state governments, reduce the disparities in access to family planning services for low-income women, and decrease the incidence of abortion in the U.S. Rosa DeLauro
[ Abortion Access Both Decrease Disparities Expanding Family Federal Governments Incidence Low-Income Maximize Planning Reduce Services State Will Women]
On behalf of the federal government, I wish now publicly to appeal to the provinces to lend their co-operation in furthering our country's war effort by effecting at as early a date as may be possible this much needed restriction. William Lyon Mackenzie King
[ Appeal Behalf Co-Operation Country Date Early Effecting Effort Federal Furthering Government Lend May Much Needed Now Our Possible Provinces Publicly Restriction Their War Wish]
Medicaid is essentially bankrupt, Medicare is essentially bankrupt, why the heck would we give the federal government another entitlement program to manage? Timothy Pawlenty
[ Another Bankrupt Entitlement Essentially Federal Give Government Heck Manage Medicaid Medicare Program Why Would]
Yet, individuals and corporations in Puerto Rico pay no federal income tax. Dick Thornburgh
[ Corporations Federal Income Individuals Pay Puerto Rico Tax Yet]
Mr. President, it may surprise my colleagues, but I am no fan of federal disaster programs for agriculture. They are difficult to pass and often a disaster to implement. Pat Roberts
[ Agriculture Am Colleagues Difficult Disaster Fan Federal Implement May Mr Often Pass President Programs Surprise]
After one hundred years of federal rule, the United States House of Representatives has moved to provide for the first meaningful route to self-determination for the Puerto Rican people under our federal system. Dick Thornburgh
[ After Federal First House Hundred Meaningful Moved Our Provide Puerto Representatives Rican Route Rule Self-Determination States System Under United Years]
They're the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and they will not do that. They will not pull the trigger. Gray Davis
[ Commission Energy Federal Pull Regulatory Trigger Will]
The capacity of the commonwealth government created under the local constitution to exercise governmental powers in local affairs is like that of local government in the states of the union in regard to non-federal affairs at the local level. Dick Thornburgh
[ Affairs Capacity Commonwealth Constitution Created Exercise Government Governmental Level Local Powers Regard States Under Union]
Our political machine, composed of thirteen independent sovereignties, have been perpetually operating against each other and against the federal head ever since the peace. Henry Knox
[ Against Been Composed Each Ever Federal Head Independent Machine Operating Other Our Peace Perpetually Political Since Thirteen]
Since September 11th, federal terrorism investigations have resulted in charges against more than 400 suspects, and more than half of them have been convicted. Jim Sensenbrenner
[ Against Been Charges Convicted Federal Half Investigations More Resulted September Since Suspects Terrorism Than Them]
We must take away the government's credit card. With limits on both tax revenue and borrowing, the Federal government would finally be forced to get serious about spending cuts. Alan Keyes
[ Away Borrowing Both Card Credit Cuts Federal Finally Forced Get Government Limits Must Revenue Serious Spending Take Tax Would]
Incidentally, our railroad facilities are under video surveillance by the federal police. However, the federal and state governments will have to determine whether video surveillance shouldn't be significantly expanded to a certain degree. Otto Schily
[ Certain Degree Determine Expanded Facilities Federal Governments However Incidentally Our Police Railroad Significantly State Surveillance Under Video Whether Will]
I can see through almost any scam, especially one perpetrated by the federal government. I can see through it... they can't pull the wool over my eyes, it's absolutely freakin' impossible to pull the wool over my eyes about the government. Gary Coleman
[ Absolutely Almost Any Especially Eyes Federal Government Impossible Over Perpetrated Pull Scam See Through Wool]
As a fiscal conservative, I believe one of the most important roles the federal government can play in assuring that our economy remains strong is to keep our fiscal house in order. Allen Boyd
[ Assuring Believe Conservative Economy Federal Fiscal Government House Important Keep Most Order Our Play Remains Roles Strong]
As the GAO report recognizes, the long-term health of our forests relies on additional fuel reduction options and funding to reduce the risks that catastrophic fire poses to our nation's ecosystems, communities and federal budgetary resources. Greg Walden
[ Additional Budgetary Catastrophic Communities Federal Fire Forests Fuel Funding Health Long-Term Nation Options Our Poses Recognizes Reduce Reduction Relies Report Resources Risks]
Every bit of money that we can bring from our federal transportation budget in Washington back here to Stewart Airport will benefit our local economy and our local residents. Sue Kelly
[ Airport Back Benefit Bit Bring Budget Economy Every Federal Here Local Money Our Residents Stewart Transportation Washington Will]
Rich people who own mansions on the beach shouldn't get federal subsidies. If you want to stay there, take the risk. Geraldo Rivera
[ Beach Federal Get Mansions Own Rich Risk Stay Subsidies Take Want]
My politics are of a practical kind - the integrity of the country, the supremacy of the Federal government, an honorable peace, or none at all. Winfield Scott Hancock
[ Country Federal Government Honorable Integrity Kind None Peace Politics Practical Supremacy]
Throughout American history many of our social gains and much of our progress toward democracy were made possible by the active intervention of the federal government. Harold Washington
[ Active American Democracy Federal Gains Government History Intervention Made Many Much Our Possible Progress Social Throughout Toward Were]
Thus, after finishing high school, I started with high expectations and enthusiasm to study chemistry at the famous Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. Richard Ernst
[ After Chemistry Enthusiasm Expectations Famous Federal Finishing High Institute School Started Study Swiss Technology Thus]
The only possible role that I can see for reconciliation would be to make modest changes in the major package to improve affordability, to deal with what share of Medicaid expansion the federal government pays, those kinds of issues, which is the traditional role for reconciliation in health care. Kent Conrad
[ Care Changes Deal Expansion Federal Government Health Improve Issues Kinds Major Make Medicaid Modest Only Package Pays Possible Reconciliation Role See Share Those Traditional Which Would]
I'm doing my part, building plants at a record rate, having historic conservation levels. The only people not doing their part is the federal government that is siding with the energy companies against the interests of the people of California. Gray Davis
[ Against Building California Companies Conservation Doing Energy Federal Government Having Historic Interests Levels Only Part Plants Rate Record Their]
In his 4 years in the White House, President Carter worked to make the Federal Government more competent and compassionate and more responsive to the American people. Nathan Deal
[ American Carter Compassionate Competent Federal Government His House Make More President Responsive White Worked Years]
Federal prison, if you get any of it, you're going to have to do 85% of it. And the reason why I called it that is because I had a friend who got sent to the federal joint and his whole... it wasn't about him being in jail. He cried about the 85%. Mike Epps
[ Any Because Being Called Cried Federal Friend Get Going Got Had Him His Jail Joint Prison Reason Sent Whole Why]
When the state or federal government control the education of all of our children, they have the dangerous and illegitimate monopoly to control and influence the thought process of our citizens. Michael Badnarik
[ Children Citizens Control Dangerous Education Federal Government Illegitimate Influence Monopoly Our Process State Thought]
I am not a federal employee. I am a constitutional officer. My job is the Constitution of the United States, I am not a government employee. I am in the Constitution. Tom DeLay
[ Am Constitution Constitutional Employee Federal Government Job Officer States United]
In the Federal Government, electronic records are as indispensable as their paper counterparts for documenting citizens' rights, the actions for which officials are accountable, and the nation's history. Allen Weinstein
[ Accountable Actions Citizens Counterparts Documenting Electronic Federal Government History Indispensable Nation Officials Paper Records Rights Their Which]
Federal program and services outlay in Puerto Rico is approximately $10 billion per year. Dick Thornburgh
[ Approximately Billion Federal Outlay Per Program Puerto Rico Services Year]
Over time, the federal government should move the nation to a single standard, clean-burning gasoline. Mark Kirk
[ Federal Gasoline Government Move Nation Over Should Single Standard Time]
If George W. Bush is given a second term, and retains a Republican Congress and a compliant federal judiciary, he and his allies are likely to embark on a campaign of political retribution the likes of which we haven't seen since Richard Nixon. Paul Begala
[ Allies Bush Campaign Compliant Congress Embark Federal George Given Haven His Judiciary Likely Likes Nixon Political Republican Retains Retribution Richard Second Seen Since Term Which]
Nonetheless, the research budgets of the Department of Defense are under enormous stress-and they are extremely important because they support more than 40 percent of all federal funding for engineering schools across the country. So the threat was and is real. Charles Vest
[ Across Because Budgets Country Defense Department Engineering Enormous Extremely Federal Funding Important More Nonetheless Percent Real Research Schools Support Than Threat Under]
They may not be conscripted against their will as the foot soldiers in a federal crusade. John Paul Stevens
[ Against Crusade Federal Foot May Soldiers Their Will]
If you are born into a family below the national median income, we provide you with an additional $500, and for every contribution made to a child's account below the national median income, we match it dollar for dollar - the federal government will. Harold Ford
[ Account Additional Below Born Child Contribution Dollar Every Family Federal Government Income Into Made Match Median National Provide Will]
The young in this country, and you fellows are young by my reckoning, have a right to be concerned about the course that our government, the Federal Government, is taking under President Bush. John Spratt
[ Bush Concerned Country Course Federal Fellows Government Our President Reckoning Right Taking Under Young]
I will continue to advocate for a strong federal government role to establish the production, storage and distribution networks needed to support a hydrogen economy. Albert Wynn
[ Advocate Continue Distribution Economy Establish Federal Government Hydrogen Needed Networks Production Role Storage Strong Support Will]
It is important that Congress works to promote home ownership in Indian Country. These federal housing funds and programs will help young Native American families to stay on tribal lands in order to live, work and raise a family. Rick Renzi
[ American Congress Country Families Family Federal Funds Help Home Housing Important Indian Lands Live Native Order Ownership Programs Promote Raise Stay These Tribal Will Work Works Young]
Bombing the Murrah Federal Building was morally and strategically equivalent to the U.S. hitting a government building in Serbia, Iraq, or other nations. Timothy McVeigh
[ Bombing Building Equivalent Federal Government Hitting Iraq Morally Nations Other Serbia Strategically]
Pell grants are the foundation of Federal student aid. As someone who attended college with the help of Pell grants and as chairman of the Pell Grant Caucus, I know how important they are for our Nation's low-income students. Ric Keller
[ Aid Attended Caucus Chairman College Federal Foundation Grant Grants Help How Important Know Low-Income Nation Our Pell Someone Student Students]
Clinton was a president who used his office, in creative ways, to try to reinvigorate the federal government to benefit the majority. Sidney Blumenthal
[ Benefit Clinton Creative Federal Government His Majority Office President Reinvigorate Try Used Ways]
For over 15 years, through the clean coal programs of the Department of Energy, the Federal Government has been a solid partner, working jointly with private companies and the states to develop and demonstrate a new generation of environmentally clean technology using coal. Tim Holden
[ Been Clean Coal Companies Demonstrate Department Develop Energy Environmentally Federal Generation Government Jointly New Over Partner Private Programs Solid States Technology Through Using Working Years]
Working-class Americans have waited too long, close to a decade in fact, for an increase in the minimum wage. This has been the second longest period without a pay raise since the Federal minimum wage law was first enacted in 1938. Bill Pascrell
[ Americans Been Close Decade Enacted Fact Federal First Increase Law Long Longest Minimum Pay Period Raise Second Since Too Wage Waited Without Working-Class Working-Class]
The Middle East is literally going up in flames, as is California, and Katrina's problems haven't been solved, and Congress' response is to criticize Federal judges. Alcee Hastings
[ Been California Congress Criticize East Federal Flames Going Haven Judges Katrina Literally Middle Problems Response Solved Up]
I think the motive is to establish in federal law the personhood from conception forward and try and alter the Constitution through statute. Zoe Lofgren
[ Alter Conception Constitution Establish Federal Forward Law Motive Statute Think Through Try]
There have been at least three other cases in which federal agencies have succeeded in placing fake news reports on television during the Bush presidency. It was a really good tour. It seemed maybe about a week too long. Frank Rich
[ Agencies Been Bush Cases During Fake Federal Good Least Long Maybe News Other Placing Presidency Really Reports Seemed Succeeded Television Three Too Tour Week Which]
The frame of mind in the local legislatures seems to be exerted to prevent the federal constitution from having any good effect. Henry Knox
[ Any Constitution Effect Exerted Federal Frame Good Having Legislatures Local Mind Prevent Seems]
The framers of the Constitution were so clear in the federalist papers and elsewhere that they felt an independent judiciary was critical to the success of the nation. Sandra Day O'Connor
[ Clear Constitution Critical Elsewhere Federalist Felt Framers Independent Judiciary Nation Papers Success Were]
Federal elections happen every two years in this country. Presidential elections every four years. And four years just isn't long enough to dismantle all the environmental laws we've got in this country. Jared Diamond
[ Country Dismantle Elections Enough Environmental Every Federal Four Got Happen Just Laws Long Presidential Two Years]
With the enactment of the bipartisan No Child Left Behind Act, we have taken an important step toward achieving federal education policies that will allow students to learn and achieve at the highest possible level. Sue Kelly
[ Achieve Achieving Act Allow Behind Bipartisan Child Education Enactment Federal Highest Important Learn Left Level Policies Possible Step Students Taken Toward Will]
Two special agents at the front door pulled me outside. By that time, they had already had the house surrounded with loaded weapons, machine guns, shotguns... about 25 federal agents. Sherman Austin
[ Agents Already Door Federal Front Guns Had House Loaded Machine Outside Pulled Special Surrounded Time Two Weapons]
We need safe communities that are free from methamphetamine and a federal commitment to stand next to state leadership and law enforcement in the fight against this epidemic. Rick Larsen
[ Against Commitment Communities Enforcement Epidemic Federal Fight Free Law Leadership Need Next Safe Stand State]
If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand. Milton Friedman Politics
[ Charge Desert Federal Government Put Sahara Sand Shortage Years]
I think there are steps that can be taken that haven't been required or energy to make that fight more secure and we are going to continue to push the federal government to do that. George Pataki
[ Been Continue Energy Federal Fight Going Government Haven Make More Push Required Secure Steps Taken Think]
We worship an awesome God in the Blue States, and we don't like federal agents poking around our libraries in the Red States. We coach Little League in the Blue States and have gay friends in the Red States. Barack Obama
[ Agents Around Awesome Blue Coach Federal Friends Gay God League Libraries Little Our Poking Red States Worship]
I think we need to start with Philadelphia and make sure that we actually get some election reform in Philadelphia. Actually, a recent election was thrown out by a federal judge because of corruption with the voting process in Philadelphia. Patrick McHenry
[ Actually Because Corruption Election Federal Get Judge Make Need Out Philadelphia Process Recent Reform Some Start Sure Think Thrown Voting]
I am pleased to report that Texas is known for having one of the strongest set of open government laws in our Nation. And ever since that experience, I have long believed that our federal government could use 'a little Texas sunshine.' John Cornyn
[ Am Believed Could Ever Experience Federal Government Having Known Laws Little Long Nation Open Our Pleased Report Set Since Strongest Sunshine Texas Use]
Nominally, there is one executive for every eight federal employees, a ratio that would bankrupt many private industries. Martin L. Gross
[ Bankrupt Eight Employees Every Executive Federal Industries Many Nominally Private Ratio Would]
In 1997, the National Bankruptcy Review Commission recommended that chapter 12 of the Federal Bankruptcy Code, the chapter that contains bankruptcy protection for family farmers, be made permanent. Tim Holden
[ Bankruptcy Chapter Code Commission Contains Family Farmers Federal Made National Permanent Protection Recommended Review]
The Bush Administration claims there is a Social Security crisis only to distract Americans from its serious mismanagement of the federal budget. Mark Dayton
[ Administration Americans Budget Bush Claims Crisis Distract Federal Mismanagement Only Security Serious Social]
In my case, I pay a standard premium to participate in the Federal Employees' Health Benefits Plan for my wife and myself out of each month's paycheck. Virgil Goode
[ Benefits Case Each Employees Federal Health Month Myself Out Participate Pay Paycheck Plan Premium Standard Wife]
What the Idaho Health Freedom Act says is that the citizens of our state won't be subject to another federal mandate or turn over another part of their life to government control. Butch Otter
[ Act Another Citizens Control Federal Freedom Government Health Idaho Life Mandate Our Over Part Says State Subject Their Turn Won]
It's not, 'We have a city to bid, now let's go check in with the federal government'. Peter Ueberroth
[ Bid Check City Federal Go Government Now]
Spending on programs such as national defense and funding the operating budgets of all federal agencies represent only 39 percent of our yearly budget, an all-time low. Paul Gillmor
[ Agencies All-Time Budget Budgets Defense Federal Funding Low National Only Operating Our Percent Programs Represent Spending Such Yearly]
Finally, the House is working to require a comprehensive federal review of IRS regulations with a follow-up report to Congress on possible actions to reduce the tax paperwork burden imposed on small businesses. Michael K. Simpson
[ Actions Burden Businesses Comprehensive Congress Federal Finally Follow-Up House Imposed Irs Paperwork Possible Reduce Regulations Report Require Review Small Tax Working]
When Jefferson and the Republicans rallied to the Union and to the existing Federalist organization, the fabric of traditional American democracy was almost completely woven. Herbert Croly
[ Almost American Completely Democracy Existing Fabric Federalist Jefferson Organization Republicans Traditional Union Woven]
I don't want the federal government to rush in and bail the out right away. Dennis Moore
[ Away Bail Federal Government Out Right Rush Want]
If the Federal Reserve pursues a strong dollar at home while the dollar becomes more competitive in global markets, we can achieve both price stability and a more balanced path of economic growth. Martin Feldstein
[ Achieve Balanced Becomes Both Competitive Dollar Economic Federal Global Growth Home Markets More Path Price Pursues Reserve Stability Strong While]
Just like families must live within their budgets, the Federal Government must live within its means. We have passed appropriations bills that have been fiscally responsible while recognizing our national priorities. Dennis Hastert
[ Appropriations Been Bills Budgets Families Federal Fiscally Government Just Live Means Must National Our Passed Priorities Recognizing Responsible Their While Within]
We are just interested in dealing with the people we're paying every day. We know federal law allows them to vote in a union at anytime, but we think we can resist that by talking to our own people and giving them enough upside. David Neeleman
[ Allows Anytime Day Dealing Enough Every Federal Giving Interested Just Know Law Our Own Paying Resist Talking Them Think Union Upside Vote]
The rapid growth in many of our suburbs has spawned a booming construction industry eager to hire low wage immigrants who gladly fill these jobs, many of them happy to be paid in cash, free of federal and state taxes. Spencer Bachus
[ Booming Cash Construction Eager Federal Fill Free Gladly Growth Happy Hire Immigrants Industry Jobs Low Many Our Paid Rapid Spawned State Suburbs Taxes Them These Wage]
The West German population would protest passionately if it knew what secret meetings between the federal chancellor, McCoy, and foreign and Nazi generals are planning. Walter Ulbricht
[ Between Chancellor Federal Foreign Generals German Knew Meetings Passionately Planning Population Protest Secret West Would]
There is no question that we are in a period in which we are going to have to use those sources to fund about 35 million dollars a year that used to be paid for by the federal government. Charles Vest
[ Dollars Federal Fund Going Government Million Paid Period Question Sources Those Use Used Which Year]
Every American born today owes $43,000 to the federal government the day she or he is born. And we are transferring a tremendous amount of debt to the new generation, much of it owed to overseas creditors who expect to be repaid by our children with interest. Mark Kirk
[ American Amount Born Children Creditors Day Debt Every Expect Federal Generation Government Interest Much New Our Overseas Owed Owes She Today Transferring Tremendous]
It would be naive to imagine we have solved all our income security problems simply because the roles of the federal and provincial governments in the area of skills training have been clarified. Kim Campbell
[ Area Because Been Clarified Federal Governments Imagine Income Naive Our Problems Provincial Roles Security Simply Skills Solved Training Would]
Well, you know, I - again, even in the context of BP, I wonder about this government's priorities. The federal government's top priority right now should be the cleanup. And BP certainly has done so many things wrong. They need to be held to account. Carly Fiorina
[ Account Again Certainly Context Done Even Federal Government Held Know Many Need Now Priorities Priority Right Should Things Top Well Wonder Wrong]
Well, now, and there's - for every dollar the federal government spends, there's real people on the other side, and so when we talk about reductions that are going to affect providers, that's going to affect hospitals and doctors and others. Franklin Raines
[ Affect Doctors Dollar Every Federal Going Government Hospitals Now Other Others Providers Real Reductions Side Spends Talk Well]
I believe the way I describe the problems in Chicago is that it's a metropolitan area. I've said that everywhere. The uneducated child is not just my problem, it's the state's problem. It's also the federal government's problem. Richard M. Daley
[ Also Area Believe Chicago Child Describe Everywhere Federal Government Just Metropolitan Problem Problems Said State Uneducated Way]
I can only hope the federal aid made available today will be sufficient in our recovery efforts, and pray that our citizens continue to be safe from the fallout of this dangerous natural disaster. Mike Rogers
[ Aid Available Citizens Continue Dangerous Disaster Efforts Fallout Federal Hope Made Natural Only Our Pray Recovery Safe Sufficient Today Will]
The reason most people don't express their individuality and actually deny it, is not fear of what prime ministers think of us or the head of the federal reserve, It's what their families and their friends down at the bar are going to think of them. David Icke
[ Actually Bar Deny Down Express Families Fear Federal Friends Going Head Individuality Ministers Most Prime Reason Reserve Their Them Think Us]
Having federal officials, whether judges, bureaucrats, or congressmen, impose a new definition of marriage on the people is an act of social engineering profoundly hostile to liberty. Ron Paul
[ Act Bureaucrats Congressmen Definition Engineering Federal Having Hostile Impose Judges Liberty Marriage New Officials Profoundly Social Whether]
But I am sure also that from a political point of view, and from a social point of view the federal link, without infringing the sovereignty of any of the nations which might take part in such as association, could be beneficial. Aristide Briand
[ Also Am Any Association Beneficial Could Federal Infringing Link Might Nations Part Point Political Social Sovereignty Such Sure Take View Which Without]
There is a European Central Bank, of course, established and it has the structure similar to the Federal Reserve system, not precisely the same but similar. Robert C. Solomon
[ Bank Central Course Established European Federal Precisely Reserve Same Similar Structure System]
It is a sad day for our country when the moral foundation of our law and the acknowledgment of God has to be hidden from public view to appease a federal judge. Soledad O'Brien
[ Acknowledgment Appease Country Day Federal Foundation God Hidden Judge Law Moral Our Public Sad View]
In addition, the oil royalties the Federal Government does not collect from big oil will starve the Land and Water Conservation Fund of critical financial resources. Ron Kind
[ Addition Big Collect Conservation Critical Does Federal Financial Fund Government Land Oil Resources Royalties Starve Water Will]
Our ports are owned by local governments who are responsible for the ports. It is the Coast Guard and Customs that provide security. The federal government will never outsource our security. Kit Bond
[ Coast Customs Federal Government Governments Guard Local Never Our Outsource Owned Ports Provide Responsible Security Will]
A massive state and federal effort, the likes of which we've never seen is going to be needed. We can do it for tsunami victims half a world away. We can do it for our own citizens. Al Roker
[ Away Citizens Effort Federal Going Half Likes Massive Needed Never Our Own Seen State Tsunami Victims Which World]
At the current $5.15 an hour, the federal minimum wage has become a poverty wage. A full-time worker with one child lives below the official poverty line. Bernie Sanders
[ Become Below Child Current Federal Full-Time Hour Line Lives Minimum Official Poverty Wage Worker]
Peace and commerce with foreign nations could be more effectually and cheaply cultivated by a common agent; therefore they gave the Federal Government the sole management of our relations with foreign governments. Robert Toombs
[ Agent Cheaply Commerce Common Could Cultivated Effectually Federal Foreign Gave Government Governments Management More Nations Our Peace Relations Sole Therefore]
We will cut programs, we will try to rein in the size of the bureaucracy. We will bring federal pay scales that have become so exaggerated into line with market rates. Eric Cantor
[ Become Bring Bureaucracy Cut Exaggerated Federal Into Line Market Pay Programs Rates Rein Scales Size Try Will]
In early January I introduced my legislation, which, besides prohibiting Federal funding of human cloning, also expresses the sense of Congress that foreign nations should establish total prohibition on human cloning as well. Cliff Stearns
[ Also Besides Cloning Congress Early Establish Expresses Federal Foreign Funding Human Introduced January Legislation Nations Prohibiting Prohibition Sense Should Total Well Which]
We do not see the sort of fundamental changes that would be necessary to reduce the trajectory of federal health spending by a significant amount and, on the contrary, the legislation significantly expands the federal responsibility for health care costs. Doug Elmendorf
[ Amount Care Changes Contrary Costs Expands Federal Fundamental Health Legislation Necessary Reduce Responsibility See Significant Significantly Sort Spending Trajectory Would]
The liberals are fighting so hard whenever President Bush appoints any federal judges. Steve Chabot
[ Any Appoints Bush Federal Fighting Hard Judges Liberals President Whenever]
I think the federal government really should be supporting Louisiana and ensuring that every person from that area has an opportunity to vote on what will occur in the area. Stephanie Tubbs Jones
[ Area Ensuring Every Federal Government Louisiana Occur Opportunity Person Really Should Supporting Think Vote Will]
For the first time federal, state and local bureaus of investigation are coordinating their effort, to serve as eyes and ears and protect us against further attacks. George Pataki
[ Against Attacks Bureaus Coordinating Ears Effort Eyes Federal First Further Investigation Local Protect Serve State Their Time Us]
All too often in tough economic times, it is the environment that gets left on the cutting room floors of Congress as everyone scraps for limited federal dollars. Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ Congress Cutting Dollars Economic Environment Everyone Federal Floors Gets Left Limited Often Room Scraps Times Too Tough]
The national minimum wage has not been increased in 9 years. By year's end, 21 States across America will have a minimum wage exceeding the Federal minimum wage. Sherwood Boehlert
[ Across America Been End Exceeding Federal Increased Minimum National States Wage Will Year Years]
I think we ought to ban earmarks. I think we ought to give citizens the opportunity to designate up to 10 percent of their federal income tax toward debt reduction. If we did that, we would reduce our debt by $95 billion a year. Carly Fiorina
[ Ban Billion Citizens Debt Designate Did Earmarks Federal Give Income Opportunity Ought Our Percent Reduce Reduction Tax Their Think Toward Up Would Year]
I believe the public's confidence would be increased if the federal government took over the functions of airport security screening for all passengers. David Neeleman
[ Airport Believe Confidence Federal Functions Government Increased Over Passengers Public Screening Security Took Would]
The Federal Government should be the last resort, not the first. Ask if a potential program is truly a federal responsibility or whether it can better be handled privately, by voluntary organizations, or by local or state governments. Donald Rumsfeld
[ Ask Better Federal First Government Governments Handled Last Local Organizations Potential Privately Program Resort Responsibility Should State Truly Voluntary Whether]
The federal government has a responsibility to protect all Americans from potential terrorist attack. Bob Etheridge
[ Americans Attack Federal Government Potential Protect Responsibility Terrorist]
The first thing the federal government can do to help is get out of the way. Bob Schaffer
[ Federal First Get Government Help Out Thing Way]
In 2001, Congress passed much needed tax relief to allow Americans to keep more of their hard earned money and spend it as they see fit - rather than how the federal government sees fit. Doc Hastings
[ Allow Americans Congress Earned Federal Fit Government Hard How Keep Money More Much Needed Passed Rather Relief See Sees Spend Tax Than Their]
The American people are not just being taxed to death; they're being taxed after death. But, no one should have to sell the life's work of a parent or a loved one just to pay the federal government. J. D. Hayworth
[ After American Being Death Federal Government Just Life Loved Parent Pay Sell Should Taxed Work]
In the case of the armies at Fredericksburg it would have been, to say the least, very hazardous to give counter-attack, the Federal position being about as strong as ours from which we had driven them back. James Longstreet
[ Armies Back Been Being Case Driven Federal Give Had Hazardous Least Ours Position Say Strong Them Very Which Would]
Votes in federal elections are cast and counted in a highly decentralized and variable fashion, with no uniform ballots and few national standards. Thomas E. Mann
[ Ballots Cast Counted Elections Fashion Federal Few Highly National Standards Uniform Variable Votes]
When Congress passed the Help America Vote Act in 2002, I was thrilled to learn that the federal government would offer resources to all states to assist them in enhancing the voting process in America. DeForest Soaries
[ Act America Assist Congress Enhancing Federal Government Help Learn Offer Passed Process Resources States Them Thrilled Vote Voting Would]
While the political debate over abortion will continue for a very long time, the federal government can and should be doing more to support programs and services that provide women with better options. Tim Ryan
[ Abortion Better Continue Debate Doing Federal Government Long More Options Over Political Programs Provide Services Should Support Time Very While Will Women]
On average, drug prisoners spend more time in federal prison than rapists, who often get out on early release because of the overcrowding in prison caused by the Drug War. Michael Badnarik
[ Average Because Caused Early Federal Get More Often Out Overcrowding Prison Prisoners Rapists Release Spend Than Time War]
I mean, I really don't want the federal government to be determining whether or not a person who feels certain ways about the environment or about animals or about certain religious issues should be considered an extremist. That to me is a type of thought control, mind control, which is very dangerous. Peter King
[ Animals Certain Considered Control Dangerous Determining Environment Extremist Federal Feels Government Issues Mean Mind Person Really Religious Should Thought Type Very Want Ways Whether Which]
Well, it was one of my most gratifying experiences because I could devote my knowledge and my talent for the good for the City of Washington, and all the Federal projects where the Fine Arts Commission had jurisdiction, and it was a tremendous experience. Felix de Weldon
[ Arts Because City Commission Could Devote Experience Experiences Federal Fine Good Gratifying Had Jurisdiction Knowledge Most Projects Talent Tremendous Washington Well Where]
Federal authorities do not have the manpower or the resources to protect America's international borders. John Culberson
[ America Authorities Borders Federal International Manpower Protect Resources]
I think that the American people should rest assured and be assured that every federal agency that has a role to play in this terrorism is working overtime now, taking every necessary action to protect our great citizens. Hugh Shelton
[ Action Agency American Assured Citizens Every Federal Great Necessary Now Our Overtime Play Protect Rest Role Should Taking Terrorism Think Working]
We need an amendment that gives us the right to vote protected by the federal government and the Constitution. Al Sharpton
[ Amendment Constitution Federal Gives Government Need Protected Right Us Vote]
Actually, I have been very supportive of a very robust stimulus package from day one. I think this economy has to have a major stimulus initiative because the only group with liquidity is the federal government. Judd Gregg
[ Actually Because Been Day Economy Federal Government Group Initiative Major Only Package Robust Stimulus Supportive Think Very]
To suggest that Quebecers willingly give up the chance to exercise fully their influence within the federal government would be to betray the historical role Quebec has always played in Confederation, and to undermine the legitimacy of their pride and ambitions. Kim Campbell
[ Always Ambitions Betray Chance Confederation Exercise Federal Fully Give Government Historical Influence Legitimacy Played Pride Quebec Role Suggest Their Undermine Up Willingly Within Would]
For the last 50 years, the federal government has taken out of the Gulf Coast $165 billion in taxes that came from oil and gas off of our coast that went to the federal Treasury, to rebuild all places in America except the place that it came from. Mary Landrieu
[ America Billion Came Coast Except Federal Gas Government Gulf Last Off Oil Our Out Place Places Rebuild Taken Taxes Treasury Went Years]
Mr. Obama plans to boost federal spending 25 percent while nearly tripling the national debt over 10 years. Americans know that this kind of spending will have economic consequences, including new taxes being imposed by the new progressives. Karl Rove
[ Americans Being Boost Consequences Debt Economic Federal Imposed Including Kind Know Mr National Nearly New Obama Obama Over Percent Plans Progressives Spending Taxes While Will Years]
Specifically, the reservation of sovereignty to the people of the states in matters not governed by federal law is constitutionally defined and permanently enshrined in the 10th Amendment. Dick Thornburgh
[ Amendment Constitutionally Defined Enshrined Federal Governed Law Matters Permanently Reservation Sovereignty Specifically States]
Encouraging underground uranium mining on the Colorado Plateau um, the federal government was the only purchaser of uranium ore to try to manufacture uh, atomic bombs. Tom Udall
[ Atomic Bombs Colorado Encouraging Federal Government Manufacture Mining Only Ore Plateau Purchaser Try Uh Um Underground Uranium]
We believe that the Federal Reserve has to carry on with a progressive increase in interest rates as a consequence of the American economy. Rodrigo Rato
[ American Believe Carry Consequence Economy Federal Increase Interest Progressive Rates Reserve]
Farmers in Missouri and across the country must comply with a variety of federal, state, and local regulations as they grow the crops and raise the livestock that we depend on to feed the nation and the world. Ike Skelton
[ Across Comply Country Crops Depend Farmers Federal Feed Grow Livestock Local Missouri Must Nation Raise Regulations State Variety World]
As everyone in Louisiana knows, there was often no communication or coordination between the state and federal government in the aftermath of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Bobby Jindal
[ Aftermath Between Communication Coordination Everyone Federal Government Hurricanes Katrina Knows Louisiana Often Rita State]
Unfortunately, bureaucratic problems at the federal level are causing many other small Washington companies to be denied federal funding that would help transfer their ideas from their laboratories into our homes and hospitals. Jay Inslee
[ Bureaucratic Causing Companies Denied Federal Funding Help Homes Hospitals Ideas Into Laboratories Level Many Other Our Problems Small Their Transfer Unfortunately Washington Would]
Under current federal policy on human embryonic stem cell research, only those stem cell lines derived before August 9, 2001 are eligible for federally funded research. Tom Allen
[ August Before Cell Current Derived Eligible Embryonic Federal Federally Funded Human Lines Only Policy Research Stem Those Under]
But no one has yet succeeded in reducing the size or scope of the federal government. James Q. Wilson
[ Federal Government Reducing Scope Size Succeeded Yet]
The idea of a federal betting parlor on atrocities and terrorism is ridiculous and it's grotesque. Ron Wyden
[ Atrocities Betting Federal Grotesque Idea Parlor Ridiculous Terrorism]
Ohio is one of only two states that have a minimum wage below the federal level of $5.15 an hour. Sherrod Brown
[ Below Federal Hour Level Minimum Ohio Only States Two Wage]
Well, the problem of the federal government is that they print money and go in debt. That's their national policy, Democrats and Republicans it doesn't matter. And this is where I differ. Richard M. Daley
[ Debt Democrats Differ Federal Go Government Matter Money National Policy Print Problem Republicans Their Well Where]
Parts of the Voting Rights Act are due to expire next year if Congress doesn't extend them, including the section that guarantees that voting rights will be protected by the federal government. Marty Meehan
[ Act Congress Due Expire Extend Federal Government Guarantees Including Next Parts Protected Rights Section Them Voting Will Year]
The Federal government does not have any information about extraterrestrial life to conceal, and there are no secret projects for me to investigate. Orrin Hatch
[ Any Conceal Does Extraterrestrial Federal Government Information Investigate Life Projects Secret]
In my view, I did not get to the federal bench because I was a woman. Constance Baker Motley
[ Because Bench Did Federal Get View Woman]
I was the United States Attorney for Maine for three years, and then was appointed a federal judge. George J. Mitchell
[ Appointed Attorney Federal Judge Maine States Then Three United Years]
The powers of government exercised locally derive from a federal law authorizing government by consent in local affairs only, unless those affairs are otherwise governed by federal law. Dick Thornburgh
[ Affairs Authorizing Consent Derive Exercised Federal Governed Government Law Local Locally Only Otherwise Powers Those Unless]
In fact, entitlement spending on programs such as Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security make up 54% of federal spending, and spending is projected to double within the next decade. Medicare is growing by 9% annually, and Medicaid by 8% annually. Jim Ryun
[ Annually Decade Double Entitlement Fact Federal Growing Make Medicaid Medicare Next Programs Projected Security Social Spending Such Up Within]
Especially today, given the tight fiscal situation that many States and localities face, the use of transportation facilities that pay for themselves without additional Federal funding is essential. Michael Burgess
[ Additional Especially Essential Face Facilities Federal Fiscal Funding Given Localities Many Pay Situation States Themselves Tight Today Transportation Use Without]
As our federal government has grown too large and too powerful, the real loss has been the freedom of people to govern their own lives and participate fully in the American dream. Steve Forbes
[ American Been Dream Federal Freedom Fully Govern Government Grown Large Lives Loss Our Own Participate Powerful Real Their Too]
As far as income tax payments go, sources vary in their accounts, but a range of studies find that immigrants pay between $90 billion and $140 billion in Federal, State, and local taxes. Luis Gutierrez
[ Accounts Between Billion Far Federal Find Go Immigrants Income Local Pay Payments Range Sources State Studies Tax Taxes Their Vary]
Why should a city be mandated to do something by the federal government or state government without the money to do it? Richard M. Daley
[ City Federal Government Mandated Money Should Something State Why Without]
I find it difficult to believe that God would want us to strip the courts of their powers to interpret the laws of this land, albeit with the divergent opinions. I shudder that my colleagues do not understand the dynamics of the Federal judiciary. Alcee Hastings
[ Albeit Believe Colleagues Courts Difficult Divergent Dynamics Federal Find God Interpret Judiciary Land Laws Opinions Powers Shudder Strip Their Understand Us Want Would]
A portion of the American people are now so accustomed to a liberal democratic press that when they see an objective report they think it biased. Lord knows what they would think if they read the Federalist Papers or saw a report with a conservative bias. Christian H F Riley Politics
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The legions of reporters who cover politics don't want to quit the clash and thunder of electoral combat for the dry duty of analyzing the federal budget. As a consequence, we have created the perpetual presidential campaign. Hugh Sidey
[ Analyzing Budget Campaign Clash Combat Consequence Cover Created Dry Duty Electoral Federal Legions Perpetual Politics Presidential Quit Reporters Thunder Want]
Meanwhile, people have to join us and fight back against the federal government that has dropped the ball, that is in bed with these energy companies, that wants them to make more money than they've made before. Gray Davis
[ Against Back Ball Bed Before Companies Dropped Energy Federal Fight Government Join Made Make Meanwhile Money More Than Them These Us Wants]
The retirement system that is in place for members of Congress and other federal workers features what is known as the Federal Employment Retirement Plan. Virgil Goode
[ Congress Employment Features Federal Known Members Other Place Plan Retirement System Workers]
We just simply want to get back to basics, get - restore essentially the constitutional foundation of the country, and that means the federal government becoming less onerous, less involved in every - basically every item of our lives. And what that means is there does have to be some transition. Joe Miller
[ Back Basically Basics Becoming Constitutional Country Does Essentially Every Federal Foundation Get Government Involved Item Just Less Lives Means Onerous Our Restore Simply Some Transition Want]
The logic is often far-fetched - how does medical marijuana affect interstate commerce? - and some conservatives would like judges to start throwing out federal laws wholesale on commerce clause grounds. The court once again said no thanks. Michael Kinsley
[ Affect Again Clause Commerce Conservatives Court Does Federal Grounds How Interstate Judges Laws Logic Medical Often Once Out Said Some Start Thanks Throwing Wholesale Would]
The first phase of American political history was characterized by the conflict between the Federalists and the Republicans, and it resulted in the complete triumph of the latter. Herbert Croly
[ American Between Characterized Complete Conflict First History Latter Phase Political Republicans Resulted Triumph]
The steel workers have now buried their dead, while the widows weep and watch their orphaned children become objects of public charity. The murder of these unarmed men has never been publicly rebuked by any authoritative officer of the state or federal government. John L. Lewis
[ Any Authoritative Become Been Buried Charity Children Dead Federal Government Men Murder Never Now Objects Officer Orphaned Public Publicly State Steel Their These Unarmed Watch Weep While Widows Workers]
The federal government seeks to control and regulate the Internet, but the last thing this Congress should be doing is trying to stifle public debate online. Dennis Hastert
[ Congress Control Debate Doing Federal Government Internet Last Online Public Regulate Seeks Should Stifle Thing Trying]
A lot of industry groups have said they support a federal law. They don't want to have to deal with 50 different state laws. William Jackson
[ Deal Different Federal Groups Industry Law Laws Lot Said State Support Want]
The whole basis of the Constitution was a restriction of power, and the whole basis of the federalist system was that there was not one sovereign centralized power from which all authority flows. Roy Moore
[ Authority Basis Centralized Constitution Federalist Flows Power Restriction Sovereign System Which Whole]
With respect to drugs, you know, there are a lot of organizations, including an enormous budget and an army at the federal government level that tries to deal with the drug problem. Burke Marshall
[ Army Budget Deal Enormous Federal Government Including Know Level Lot Organizations Problem Respect Tries]
In a prime-time address, President Bush said he backed limited federal funding for stem cell research. That's right, the President said, this is a quote, the research could help cure brain diseases like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and whatever it is I have. Conan O'Brien
[ Address Alzheimer Backed Brain Bush Cell Could Cure Diseases Federal Funding Help Limited Parkinson President Prime-Time Quote Research Right Said Stem Whatever]
NSF is the only federal agency with a proven track record of selecting education projects through a rigorous, careful and competitive process that draws on a wide variety of experts from outside government. Bob Inglis
[ Agency Careful Competitive Draws Education Experts Federal Government Only Outside Process Projects Proven Record Rigorous Selecting Through Track Variety Wide]
We've already seen how it's going to come in, in a truck, like it did at Oklahoma City at the Federal building or it's going to come in by plane, like it did at the World Trade Center. Richard Drew
[ Already Building Center City Come Did Federal Going How Oklahoma Plane Seen Trade Truck World]
The 10 largest antitrust law firms in the United States have gone into the federal courts charging Monsanto with creating a global conspiracy in violation of the antitrust laws, to control the global market in seeds. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Antitrust Charging Conspiracy Control Courts Creating Federal Firms Global Gone Into Largest Law Laws Market Monsanto Seeds States United Violation]
Towards four o'clock, the rebels felt strong enough to take the offensive. A brigade with a battery under Earle managed to strike the Federal right on the flank and rear and throw it into utter confusion, which spread rapidly along the whole front. Now came the disastrous end. Henry Villard
[ Along Battery Brigade Came Clock Confusion Disastrous End Enough Federal Felt Flank Four Front Into Managed Now Offensive Rapidly Rear Rebels Right Spread Strike Strong Take Throw Towards Under Utter Which Whole]
Well, clearly, for me in the immediate future, it is grappling, like so many other governors are grappling, with the economic woes of these states. We were all hoping to see some federal relief. Jennifer Granholm
[ Clearly Economic Federal Future Governors Grappling Hoping Immediate Many Other Relief See Some States These Well Were Woes]
It is a Federal crime to hijack an automobile; it is a Federal crime to possess cocaine. It ought to be a Federal crime to drag a man to his death because of his race or to hang a man because of his sexual orientation. John Conyers
[ Automobile Because Crime Death Drag Federal Hang Hijack His Man Orientation Ought Possess Race Sexual]
And the issues I think are important in Louisiana right now happen to be health care and education. And those are two areas that the federal government can play a very important role. And I think I can be effective in trying to help our state from the Washington scene. John Breaux
[ Areas Care Education Effective Federal Government Happen Health Help Important Issues Louisiana Now Our Play Right Role Scene State Think Those Trying Two Very Washington]
In addition, for almost a year now I have been urging the President, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Trade Commission to investigate suspicious gas price spikes. Lois Capps
[ Addition Almost Been Commission Department Federal Gas Investigate Justice Now President Price Spikes Suspicious Trade Urging Year]
They can see the brave silhouette from almost anywhere in the District of Columbia and use it as a compass to locate other monuments and eventually to find their way out of the great, gray federal wilderness. Hugh Sidey
[ Almost Anywhere Brave Columbia Compass District Eventually Federal Find Gray Great Locate Monuments Other Out See Silhouette Their Use Way Wilderness]
It is being alleged that the Federal Government is 'cutting' spending. In fact, we are not 'cutting' anything. Defense spending under this budget would rise by 4.3 percent over last year. Other discretionary spending would also rise. Craig L. Thomas
[ Alleged Also Anything Being Budget Cutting Defense Discretionary Fact Federal Government Last Other Over Percent Rise Spending Under Would Year]
The House is rooted in the principle of direct elections and is unique among all branches and bodies of the federal government as without exception, the people's voice. Charles W. Pickering
[ Among Bodies Branches Direct Elections Exception Federal Government House Principle Rooted Unique Voice Without]
We want to shut down the day laborer site. This day laborer site undermines and violates federal immigration law, and it can't go forward. Tom Fitton
[ Day Down Federal Forward Go Immigration Laborer Law Shut Site Undermines Violates Want]
The interest which lay behind Federalism was that of well-to-do citizens in a stable political and social order, and this interest aroused them to favor and to seek some form of political organization which was capable of protecting their property and promoting its interest. Herbert Croly
[ Aroused Behind Capable Citizens Favor Federalism Form Interest Lay Order Organization Political Promoting Property Protecting Seek Social Some Stable Their Them Well-To-Do Which]
The first interview I went on I got at age 5. It was a commercial for First Federal Bank. Erin Moran
[ Age Bank Commercial Federal First Got Interview Went]
The American people depend on these federal employees to process, investigate, and adjudicate applications for immigration rights and benefits in a timely and thorough manner. Joe Baca
[ American Applications Benefits Depend Employees Federal Immigration Investigate Manner Process Rights These Thorough Timely]
My mother's sympathies were strongly with the Union. She knew that war was bound to come, but so confident was she in the strength of the Federal Government that she devoutly believed that the struggle could not last longer than six months at the utmost. Buffalo Bill
[ Believed Bound Come Confident Could Devoutly Federal Government Knew Last Longer Months Mother She Six Strength Strongly Struggle Sympathies Than Union Utmost War Were]
The reason that the unions and the other stakeholders have not cut a deal with the automakers is because they believe the federal government is going to bail them out. Timothy Pawlenty
[ Bail Because Believe Cut Deal Federal Going Government Other Out Reason Them Unions]
I don't think religious groups should be allowed to apply for federal funds to start new ministries they have not been doing before the funding was available. Jerry Falwell
[ Allowed Apply Available Been Before Doing Federal Funding Funds Groups Ministries New Religious Should Start Think]
When community action was put into federal law in the early sixties as part of the effort to combat poverty and social injustice, I supported it intellectually. Barney Frank
[ Action Combat Community Early Effort Federal Injustice Intellectually Into Law Part Poverty Put Sixties Social Supported]
I don't see any justification for the federal government owning land, other than the Statue of Liberty and maybe a few parks, maybe a few refuges. But to just own land to do nothing with it I think is a disservice to the Constitution. Don Young
[ Any Constitution Disservice Federal Few Government Just Justification Land Liberty Maybe Nothing Other Own Owning Parks See Statue Than Think]
A federal judge did as he was supposed to do and upheld the Constitution. We should be thankful that we have judiciary that will do that. Michael Newdow
[ Constitution Did Federal Judge Judiciary Should Supposed Thankful Upheld Will]
My effectiveness is best placed in solving problems through federal solutions. George Nethercutt
[ Best Effectiveness Federal Placed Problems Solutions Solving Through]
We have 1.8 million Americans behind bars today at Local, State and Federal level. In the federal system, which has doubled in the last ten years, over 110,000 people behind bars in the Federal system, probably two-thirds are there for drug related reason. Barry McCaffrey
[ Americans Bars Behind Doubled Federal Last Level Local Million Over Probably Reason Related State System Ten Today Two-Thirds Which Years]
What is good for Alaska is good for the country. Transferring power from the federal government to the states provides opportunity to all states, not just Alaska. Joe Miller
[ Alaska Country Federal Good Government Just Opportunity Power Provides States Transferring]
There is nothing Federal about local volunteer fire departments. Bobby Scott
[ Departments Federal Fire Local Nothing Volunteer]
Any religious organization should be allowed to hire based on their religious preference- but not with federal dollars. Jose Serrano
[ Allowed Any Based Dollars Federal Hire Organization Religious Should Their]
Eastern Washington families and businesses should be able to deduct every penny of state and local sales tax they pay throughout the year from their federal tax bill, especially when people in most states are deducting their state income taxes. Cathy McMorris
[ Able Bill Businesses Deduct Eastern Especially Every Families Federal Income Local Most Pay Penny Sales Should State States Tax Taxes Their Throughout Washington Year]
I have long believed these types of collaborative agreements are a far better approach to federal land management than the contentious battles that too often sidetrack proper resource management. Michael K. Simpson
[ Agreements Approach Battles Believed Better Collaborative Contentious Far Federal Land Long Management Often Proper Resource Than These Too Types]
We're also fairly stubborn, I think, fairly independent. We have our share of difficulties with our federal government, although I've tried to as I am here encourage a better way of discussing those problems. Dan Miller
[ Also Although Am Better Difficulties Discussing Encourage Fairly Federal Government Here Independent Our Problems Share Stubborn Think Those Tried Way]
For the past several years, the Meth Caucus has worked to engage the Office of National Drug Control Policy on this issue. We have tried to get their attention that meth requires a strong, comprehensive Federal policy. Rick Larsen
[ Attention Caucus Comprehensive Control Engage Federal Get Issue National Office Past Policy Requires Several Strong Their Tried Worked Years]
I believe that States should be credited for their non-Federal investment in revenue-generating transportation facilities to address their regional transportation needs. Michael Burgess
[ Address Believe Credited Facilities Investment Needs Regional Should States Their Transportation]
Putting a stop to internet gambling is a necessary reform that targets flagrant violations of state and federal laws. John Shadegg
[ Federal Flagrant Gambling Internet Laws Necessary Putting Reform State Stop Targets Violations]
I strongly believe that a federal structure based on administrative and geographic lines with strong powers for the federated states will be the best solution for Iraq. Ahmed Chalabi
[ Administrative Based Believe Best Federal Geographic Iraq Lines Powers Solution States Strong Strongly Structure Will]
The CARE bill is an important piece of patient-care legislation. It will improve the quality of radiologic procedures performed throughout the United States as well as assist in reducing the cost incurred by the Federal government for these procedures. Charles W. Pickering
[ Assist Bill Care Cost Federal Government Important Improve Incurred Legislation Performed Piece Procedures Quality Radiologic Reducing States These Throughout United Well Will]
When it comes to federal elections law, Tom DeLay and his special-interest friends live by one set of rules, and everyone else lives by a very different set. Rahm Emanuel
[ Comes Delay Different Elections Else Everyone Federal Friends His Law Live Lives Rules Set Tom Very]
So my attorneys brought litigation in the U.S. federal courts. The judge ruled in our favor. Jeremy Rifkin
[ Attorneys Brought Courts Favor Federal Judge Litigation Our Ruled]
There are congressmen in our congregation, judges, federal reserve governors. And there are also people who are homeless and some who are mentally ill. To be able to talk to each of those people is something that I've had to learn how to do over the years. James Green Somerville
[ Able Also Congregation Congressmen Each Federal Governors Had Homeless How Ill Judges Learn Mentally Our Over Reserve Some Something Talk Those Years]
At the federal level, we must help, not hinder, local school boards, parents, teachers and administrators as they make decisions about educating our children. Mark Kennedy
[ Administrators Boards Children Decisions Educating Federal Help Hinder Level Local Make Must Our Parents School Teachers]
The Federal Government is exploiting public fear to redefine the relationship between the rulers and the American people. James Bovard
[ American Between Exploiting Fear Federal Government Public Redefine Relationship Rulers]
The way we're really going to grow the economy is to invest in people, to invest in innovation, to have the federal government put money in the kind of research that will create the new high-technology, biotechnology industries that will create the millions of new jobs. Joe Lieberman
[ Create Economy Federal Going Government Grow Industries Innovation Invest Jobs Kind Millions Money New Put Really Research Way Will]
We do many things at the federal level that would be considered dishonest and illegal if done in the private sector. Donald T. Regan
[ Considered Dishonest Done Federal Illegal Level Many Private Sector Things Would]
This legislation gives parents some comfort that their children won't fall prey to child predators while using the Internet at schools and libraries that receive federal dollars for Internet services. Judy Biggert
[ Child Children Comfort Dollars Fall Federal Gives Internet Legislation Libraries Parents Predators Prey Receive Schools Services Some Their Using While Won]
Closing the gap for women entrepreneurs should be a priority for the federal government - and yet the Small Business Administration has failed in their promise to women business owners. Ruben Hinojosa
[ Administration Business Closing Entrepreneurs Failed Federal Gap Government Owners Priority Promise Should Small Their Women Yet]
On the same day I was sworn in as Prime Minister of Canada, I announced the most sweeping reform ever undertaken in the structure of our federal government. Kim Campbell
[ Announced Canada Day Ever Federal Government Minister Most Our Prime Reform Same Structure Sweeping Sworn Undertaken]
If the federal government had been around when the Creator was putting His hand to this state, Indiana wouldn't be here. It'd still be waiting for an environmental impact statement. Ronald Reagan
[ Around Been Creator Environmental Federal Government Had Hand Here His Impact Indiana Putting State Statement Still Waiting]
But people that are worried about unborn babies are the same ones that vote against kindergarten programs in Indiana or school lunch funds out of the federal government. Birch Bayh
[ Against Babies Federal Funds Government Indiana Kindergarten Lunch Ones Out Programs Same School Unborn Vote Worried]
We know that the most fundamental responsibility of our Federal Government is to ensure the safety of its people and to protect and ensure our National security. And clearly port security has been left in limbo. Vito Fossella
[ Been Clearly Ensure Federal Fundamental Government Know Left Limbo Most National Our Port Protect Responsibility Safety Security]
In the last 17 years of his working life, my father was finally rewarded with having landed a great job as first, a maintenance engineer, and then a senior locksmith with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Tony Visconti
[ Bank Engineer Father Federal Finally First Great Having His Job Landed Last Life Maintenance New Reserve Rewarded Senior Then Working Years York]
They appear to have had a higher voter turnout in Iraq than we did in our recent federal elections, and we didn't have terrorists threatening to kill our families if we voted. Conrad Burns
[ Appear Did Elections Families Federal Had Higher Iraq Kill Our Recent Terrorists Than Threatening Turnout Voted Voter]
Penn State in 1955 became the first university to be issued a federal license to operate a nuclear reactor, which it continues to use for studies in the peaceful uses of atomic energy and the training of nuclear industry personnel. Don Sherwood
[ Atomic Became Continues Energy Federal First Industry Issued License Nuclear Operate Peaceful Penn Personnel Reactor State Studies Training University Use Uses Which]
In general, anyone who paid the long distance telephone tax will get the refund on their 2006 federal income tax return. This includes individuals, businesses and non-profit organizations. Virgil Goode
[ Anyone Businesses Distance Federal General Get Includes Income Individuals Long Organizations Paid Refund Return Tax Telephone Their Will]
However, the sovereignty of the states is constitutionally defined and recognized, while the powers of the local government in Puerto Rico are defined by, and subject to alteration under, federal statutory law. Dick Thornburgh
[ Alteration Constitutionally Defined Federal Government However Law Local Powers Puerto Recognized Rico Sovereignty States Statutory Subject Under While]
For over 20 years, the federal and provincial governments have made enormous efforts employing a variety of approaches in an attempt to stimulate Montreal's economy. Kim Campbell
[ Approaches Attempt Economy Efforts Employing Enormous Federal Governments Made Montreal Over Provincial Stimulate Variety Years]
If we don't get this economy going, the numbers that represent this stimulus package are going to be small compared to the loss of revenue to the federal government for our economy. Judd Gregg
[ Compared Economy Federal Get Going Government Loss Numbers Our Package Represent Revenue Small Stimulus]
The President forgot to mention the Moon, Mars, and the federal deficit - all of which are sky-high. Brad Sherman
[ Deficit Federal Forgot Mars Mention Moon President Which]
Among other things, the Real ID Act sets minimum security criteria that states would have to meet to have their driver's licenses accepted as identification to board a commercial flight or enter federal facilities. Elton Gallegly
[ Accepted Act Among Board Commercial Criteria Driver Enter Facilities Federal Flight Id Identification Licenses Meet Minimum Other Real Security Sets States Their Things Would]
It's not tyranny we desire; it's a just, limited, federal government. Alexander Hamilton
[ Desire Federal Government Just Limited Tyranny]
In addition to demanding answers and accountability from the Veterans Administration, Congress had to act to ensure veterans do not suffer because of the actions of a federal agency. Doc Hastings
[ Accountability Act Actions Addition Administration Agency Answers Because Congress Demanding Ensure Federal Had Suffer Veterans]
It is during difficult times like this that the true American spirit reveals itself. I am not talking only of the response of local, state, and federal governments, although they will each play an extremely important role in this effort. Jo Bonner
[ Although Am American Difficult During Each Effort Extremely Federal Governments Important Itself Local Only Play Response Reveals Role Spirit State Talking Times True Will]
On the other hand, it is not fair to say that changes in federal policy have caused our tuition to rise faster. Every economic argument imaginable would indicate that we should raise tuition at a faster rate than we do. Charles Vest
[ Argument Caused Changes Economic Every Fair Faster Federal Hand Imaginable Indicate Other Our Policy Raise Rate Rise Say Should Than Tuition Would]
So as far as Serbia is concerned, it does not have the right to influence the privatization or to claim any property, because Kosovo is a former member of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. Ibrahim Rugova
[ Any Because Claim Concerned Does Far Federal Former Influence Kosovo Member Privatization Property Republic Right Serbia Yugoslavia]
Too many vital education dollars that should be spent in the classroom are bouncing around in the federal bureaucracy. Mark Kennedy
[ Around Bouncing Bureaucracy Classroom Dollars Education Federal Many Should Spent Too Vital]
In the decade before the Civil War various north and south lines of railway were projected and some of these were assisted by grants of land from the Federal Government. John Moody
[ Assisted Before Civil Decade Federal Government Grants Land Lines North Projected Railway Some South These Various War Were]
Parents today are under a lot of stress, sometimes working two jobs just to make ends meet. They're trying to find day care for their kids and elder care for their own parents. The Federal Government shouldn't add to their worries by not living up to its obligations. Barbara Mikulski
[ Add Care Day Elder Ends Federal Find Government Jobs Just Kids Living Lot Make Meet Obligations Own Parents Sometimes Stress Their Today Trying Two Under Up Working Worries]
The rich and the well-born, according to the Federalist Papers, was greatly feared by the founders. John Jay Hooker
[ According Feared Federalist Founders Greatly Papers Rich]
We have in this country a federal government that increasingly is engaged in trying to determine which business, which regions, which industries will succeed, which will not through a whole range of economic development, regional development corporate subsidization programs. Stephen Harper
[ Business Corporate Country Determine Development Economic Engaged Federal Government Increasingly Industries Programs Range Regional Regions Succeed Through Trying Which Whole Will]
There is a human capital crisis in the federal government. Not only are we losing the decades of talent as civil servants retire, we are not doing enough to develop and nurture the next generation of public servants. Daniel Akaka
[ Capital Civil Crisis Decades Develop Doing Enough Federal Generation Government Human Losing Next Nurture Only Public Retire Servants Talent]
Congress should pass legislation to remove from the federal courts their jurisdiction to hear these outrageous challenges to the Ten Commandments and the Pledge of Allegiance. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Allegiance Challenges Commandments Congress Courts Federal Hear Jurisdiction Legislation Outrageous Pass Pledge Remove Should Ten Their These]
If for no other reason than the energy crisis now facing this country, the federal government should be eager to become partners with us in rebuilding our city. Jane Byrne
[ Become City Country Crisis Eager Energy Facing Federal Government Now Other Our Partners Reason Rebuilding Should Than Us]
I am the Federal Government. Tom DeLay
[ Am Federal Government]
IN all her history, from the formation of the federal government until the hour of secession, no year stands out more prominently than the year 1858 as evidencing the national patriotism of Virginia. John Sergeant Wise
[ Federal Formation Government Her History Hour More National Out Patriotism Prominently Secession Stands Than Until Virginia Year]
Last year, I was proud to be an original co-sponsor of legislation that would increase federal judges' salaries by more than 40 percent. It also built in a cost of living adjustment, so the Judicial Branch would not be dependent on the Legislative Branch for increases each year. Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ Adjustment Also Branch Built Cost Dependent Each Federal Increase Increases Judges Judicial Last Legislation Legislative Living More Original Percent Proud Salaries Than Would Year]
The outlook for the Federal budget is bleak. Doug Elmendorf
[ Bleak Budget Federal Outlook]
We have to attack those things which stand in the way of America progress. And what stands in the way of American progress right now is the federal government. Tim Scott
[ America American Attack Federal Government Now Progress Right Stand Stands Things Those Way Which]
The Child Custody Protection Act makes it a federal crime to transport a minor across state lines for the purpose of obtaining an abortion. Ken Calvert
[ Abortion Across Act Child Crime Custody Federal Lines Makes Minor Obtaining Protection Purpose State Transport]
The Federal prison population has increased more than 7-fold over the past 20 years. Bobby Scott
[ Federal Increased More Over Past Population Prison Than Years]
The only thing growing faster than the federal government's deficit is Chris Matthews' man-crush on Barack Obama. Timothy Pawlenty
[ Barack Chris Deficit Faster Federal Government Growing Matthews Obama Obama Only Than Thing]
There are over 100 entities in the federal government that have something to do with homeland security. Andrew Card
[ Entities Federal Government Homeland Over Security Something]
We cannot neglect the unemployed, underemployed and dislocated workers of America who need ample and widespread funding for federal job training services. Joe Baca
[ America Ample Cannot Dislocated Federal Funding Job Need Neglect Services Training Underemployed Unemployed Widespread Workers]
Research promoted by NARA within a major coalition of Federal and private sector research partners has at last demonstrated that an Electronic Records Archives can be built. Allen Weinstein
[ Archives Built Coalition Demonstrated Electronic Federal Last Major Nara Partners Private Promoted Records Research Sector Within]
It is my hope that the number of stem cell lines available for federally-funded research will be expanded so that the government can continue to participate in this vital research and provide hope to the millions of Americans with diseases that might be cured. Dianne Feinstein
[ Americans Available Cell Continue Cured Diseases Expanded Government Hope Lines Might Millions Number Participate Provide Research Stem Vital Will]
The success of those doctrines would also subvert the Federal Constitution, change the character of the Federal Government, and destroy our rights in respect to slavery. John H. Reagan
[ Also Change Character Constitution Destroy Doctrines Federal Government Our Respect Rights Slavery Subvert Success Those Would]
One of the problems with even suggesting that purpose of a Federal law is for law enforcement officers to assist in protecting the public outside their jurisdictions is that it may give them encouragement or even a sense of obligation to do so. Bobby Scott
[ Assist Encouragement Enforcement Even Federal Give Law May Obligation Officers Outside Problems Protecting Public Purpose Sense Suggesting Their Them]
Things are difficult enough about Iraq without the Federal Government suppressing the truth about Iraq. Jay Inslee
[ Difficult Enough Federal Government Iraq Suppressing Things Truth Without]
As proud as we are of this city and as extraordinary as it is, all of south Louisiana and all of the Gulf Coast is a very special place, and the federal government has underinvested in it year after year after year, whether it's education or health care. Mary Landrieu
[ After Care City Coast Education Extraordinary Federal Government Gulf Health Louisiana Place Proud South Special Very Whether Year]
Remember, Alan Greenspan was a member of Ayn Rand's collective. To understand this is to understand why we are doomed with the Federal Reserve. Peter Fonda
[ Alan Ayn Collective Doomed Federal Greenspan Member Rand Remember Reserve Understand Why]
Just this week, my husband proposed a plan for schools and libraries to develop their own plans to keep children from finding indecent material on the Internet as an alternative to a Congressional proposal that would require a federally mandated solution. Tipper Gore
[ Alternative Children Congressional Develop Federally Finding Husband Indecent Internet Just Keep Libraries Mandated Material Own Plan Plans Proposal Proposed Require Schools Solution Their Week Would]
You know, when companies who have made a commitment and have legacy costs and all of a sudden want to walk away from that commitment and lay it on the federal government, that's a problem. It's a fiscal problem for us. Dennis Hastert
[ Away Commitment Companies Costs Federal Fiscal Government Know Lay Legacy Made Problem Sudden Us Walk Want]
Today, the Federal minimum wage purchases less than it has at any point in the last 50 years. Let me repeat: The Federal minimum wage purchases less than it has at any point in the last 50 years. Alcee Hastings
[ Any Federal Last Less Minimum Point Purchases Repeat Than Today Wage Years]
The federal debt in this country is principally of Republican design. Daniel Keys Moran
[ Country Debt Design Federal Principally Republican]
So the idea that you could put Kurds, Shiite Arabs, and Sunni Arabs in a nice, liberal, federal system in Iraq in a short amount of time, six months or a year, boggles the mind. William Odom
[ Amount Arabs Could Federal Idea Iraq Kurds Liberal Mind Months Nice Put Short Six Sunni System Time Year]
Literally from the moment I came in the door of MIT, it was very clear that a highly productive 40-year partnership between U.S. research universities and the federal government was badly eroding. Charles Vest
[ Badly Between Came Clear Door Eroding Federal Government Highly Literally Mit Moment Partnership Productive Research Universities Very]
But the federal government, our collective government, has responsibilities that none of these other levels of government can fulfill; and chief among these is national defense. Don Nickles
[ Among Chief Collective Defense Federal Fulfill Government Levels National None Other Our Responsibilities These]
I'm glad I made the decision, although the practice of law - and particularly serving as a federal judge - was a part of my life that I really enjoyed and treasured and look back on it with fondness. George J. Mitchell
[ Although Back Decision Enjoyed Federal Fondness Glad Judge Law Life Look Made Part Particularly Practice Really Serving Treasured]
Stem cell research holds enormous promise for easing human suffering, and federal support is critical to its success. Tom Harkin
[ Cell Critical Easing Enormous Federal Holds Human Promise Research Stem Success Suffering Support]
But the basic difficulty still remains: It is the expansion of Federal power, about which I wish to express my alarm. How easily we embrace such business. Everett Dirksen
[ Alarm Basic Business Difficulty Easily Embrace Expansion Express Federal How Power Remains Still Such Which Wish]
Recent demonstration projects have shown that with some Federal support, a little funding can go a long way toward ensuring that low-income children have access to good oral health care. Michael K. Simpson
[ Access Care Children Demonstration Ensuring Federal Funding Go Good Health Little Long Low-Income Oral Projects Recent Shown Some Support Toward Way]
One day after laying a wreath at the tomb of Martin Luther King Jr., President Bush appoints a federal judge who has built his career around dismantling Dr. King's legacy. Hillary Clinton
[ After Appoints Around Built Bush Career Day Dismantling Dr Federal His Jr Judge King Laying Legacy Luther Martin President Tomb]
This is not to condone torture, which is still prohibited by the Torture Convention and federal criminal law. John Yoo
[ Condone Convention Criminal Federal Law Prohibited Still Torture Which]
State and local government, with financial support from the federal government, should offer a program to educate and train foster children for employment and provide them with financial assistance, as needed, until they reach age 21. Charles Foster Bass
[ Age Assistance Children Educate Employment Federal Financial Foster Government Local Needed Offer Program Provide Reach Should State Support Them Train Until]
If I am confirmed, I am confident that my colleagues on the Federal Open Market Committee and I will maintain the focus on long-term price stability as monetary policy's greatest contribution to general economic prosperity and maximum employment. Ben Bernanke
[ Am Colleagues Committee Confident Confirmed Contribution Economic Employment Federal Focus General Greatest Long-Term Maintain Market Maximum Monetary Open Policy Price Prosperity Stability Will]
You can look at that by comparing Medicare's growth rates to the private insurance world, to the other Federal programs that we run, by looking at the billions of dollars, not millions but billions of dollars, we waste every year. Bobby Jindal
[ Billions Comparing Dollars Every Federal Growth Insurance Look Looking Medicare Millions Other Private Programs Rates Run Waste World Year]
Quite simply, federal laws already on the books aimed at stopping the flow of illegal immigration must be enforced. Furthermore, states must be given the resources necessary to confront the problem, which includes strengthening the border patrol. Allen West
[ Aimed Already Books Border Confront Enforced Federal Flow Furthermore Given Illegal Immigration Includes Laws Must Necessary Patrol Problem Quite Resources Simply States Stopping Strengthening Which]
The future of healthcare security should include flexibility from the federal government to allow us to serve the state's most vulnerable citizens. Thomas Vilsack
[ Allow Citizens Federal Flexibility Future Government Healthcare Include Most Security Serve Should State Us Vulnerable]
I've experience first-hand the wonderful work organizations like J Bar J do for young people in Central Oregon and I am encouraged that the federal government is taking an active role in the Cascade Youth and Family Center. Greg Walden
[ Active Am Bar Cascade Center Central Encouraged Experience Family Federal First-Hand Government Oregon Organizations Role Taking Wonderful Work Young Youth]
We must continue to work hard on the federal level, to make sure that our local law enforcement and communities have the tools and resources they need to fight this war against methamphetamine, and keep our kids safe. Mark Kennedy
[ Against Communities Continue Enforcement Federal Fight Hard Keep Kids Law Level Local Make Must Need Our Resources Safe Sure Tools War Work]
Our challenge in this regard will be to broaden the scope of our federal funds in terms of international diplomacy, development aid, and international assistance. Many Latinos in the United States look at Latin America and see trouble brewing. Robert Menendez
[ Aid America Assistance Broaden Challenge Development Diplomacy Federal Funds International Latin Latinos Look Many Our Regard Scope See States Terms Trouble United Will]
This is the way federal land management should work. Cooperation, not confrontation, should be the hallmark of conservation efforts. Dirk Kempthorne
[ Confrontation Conservation Cooperation Efforts Federal Hallmark Land Management Should Way Work]
I think that we're foolhardy to not be engaging in federal funding of stem-cell research in the most aggressive way we possibly can. Elizabeth Edwards
[ Aggressive Engaging Federal Foolhardy Funding Most Possibly Research Think Way]
It is up to us as lawmakers to provide the resources and streamlined processes that will enable our federal forest managers to become the best possible steward of our lands. Greg Walden
[ Become Best Enable Federal Forest Lands Lawmakers Managers Our Possible Processes Provide Resources Steward Streamlined Up Us Will]
There certainly is a lot of political pressure for states to adopt the new federal tax codes. But there is no law that requires them to do so. John Barry
[ Adopt Certainly Codes Federal Law Lot New Political Pressure Requires States Tax Them]
One must bear in mind that the expansion of federal activity is a form of eating for politicians. William F. Buckley, Jr.
[ Activity Bear Eating Expansion Federal Form Mind Must Politicians]
Low-income seniors who choose to enroll in a drug discount plan will receive $600 of Federal assistance in 2004 and 2005 to further defray the costs of their medications. Jim Gerlach
[ Assistance Choose Costs Discount Enroll Federal Further Low-Income Medications Plan Receive Seniors Their Will]
The Federal appropriations process is a marathon, not a sprint, and we are at the beginning of that process. Jim Walsh
[ Appropriations Beginning Federal Marathon Process Sprint]
The NRA provided that in America each industry should be organized into a federally supervised trade association. It was not called a corporative. It was called a Code Authority. John T. Flynn
[ America Association Authority Called Code Each Federally Industry Into Nra Organized Provided Should Supervised Trade]
Everyone town of 100,000 in the United States should have a Classical Theater supported by the town, or the state of the county, or the Federal Government, as they have in every civilized country. Tony Randall
[ Civilized Classical Country County Every Everyone Federal Government Should State States Supported Theater Town United]
My goal was to make New Jersey's state government a model for all other states to emulate, hopefully thereby to stem, or at least slow down, the flow of power to the federal government. Charles Edison
[ Down Emulate Federal Flow Goal Government Hopefully Jersey Least Make Model New Other Power Slow State States Stem Thereby]
All school districts receive funds from the federal government, through the Department of Education, to support anti-drug education efforts. John Walters
[ Department Districts Education Efforts Federal Funds Government Receive School Support Through]
The federal government has sponsored research that has produced a tomato that is perfect in every respect, except that you can't eat it. We should make every effort to make sure this disease, often referred to as 'progress', doesn't spread. Andy Rooney
[ Disease Eat Effort Every Except Federal Government Make Often Perfect Produced Progress Referred Research Respect Should Sponsored Spread Sure Tomato]
The surest way to return to the people's business is to listen to the people themselves: We need to drop this whole scheme of federally controlled health care, start over, and work together on real reforms at the state level that will contain costs and won't leave America trillions of dollars deeper in debt. Scott Brown
[ America Business Care Contain Controlled Costs Debt Deeper Dollars Drop Federally Health Leave Level Listen Need Over Real Reforms Return Scheme Start State Surest Themselves Together Trillions Way Whole Will Won Work]
But he said Blanket Hill should be a national monument. And so we came out of his chambers feeling, though while we had lost to the powers of darkness, we had at least shown one Federal Judge what the right path would have been. William Kunstler
[ Been Blanket Came Chambers Darkness Federal Feeling Had Hill His Judge Least Lost Monument National Out Path Powers Right Said Should Shown Though While Would]
Internet safety begins at home and that is why my legislation would require the Federal Trade Commission to design and publish a unique website to serve as a clearinghouse and resource for parents, teachers and children for information on the dangers of surfing the Internet. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ Begins Children Commission Dangers Design Federal Home Information Internet Legislation Parents Publish Require Resource Safety Serve Surfing Teachers Trade Unique Website Why Would]