Quotations that match 'governor'.The greatest thing the Democrats have ever done for me was to defeat me for the governor of Tennessee.
[ Defeat Democrats Done Ever Governor Greatest Tennessee Thing]
You could hear him, literally, half a mile away when he opened up. He was at his peak then. He was, naturally, dying to get out of the place he was in, and he recorded for us his appeal for pardon to the governor.
[ Appeal Away Could Dying Get Governor Half Hear Him His Literally Mile Naturally Opened Out Pardon Peak Place Recorded Then Up Us]
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.
[ Clearly Economic Federal Future Governors Grappling Hoping Immediate Many Other Relief See Some States These Well Were Woes]
Governor, why wouldn't anyone want to say the Pledge of Allegiance, unless they detested their own country or were ignorant of its greatness?
[ Allegiance Anyone Country Detested Governor Greatness Ignorant Own Pledge Say Their Unless Want Were Why]
I did not do anything wrong as a governor, even if you accept the verdict as it is, it doesn't indicate that.
[ Accept Anything Did Even Governor Indicate Verdict Wrong]
I am not prejudiced against the Negro. When I was governor, I did more to help the Negroes in our State than any previous Governor, and I think you can find Negro leaders in the State who will attest to this fact.
[ Against Am Any Attest Did Fact Find Governor Help Leaders More Negro Negroes Our Prejudiced Previous State Than Think Will]
It's a coup by the GOP to grab the governorship to California to make this place a safe haven for George W. Bush in 2004. It's incredible when you think about it. The recall cost the state $100 million.
[ Bush California Cost Coup George Grab Haven Incredible Make Million Place Recall Safe State Think]
Jesus was a community organizer, Pontius Pilate was a governor. And perhaps they should understand the role of a community organizer is to help people in distress.
[ Community Distress Governor Help Jesus Organizer Perhaps Role Should Understand]
I plan on being a friend, a good leader and a good governor over these next three years.
[ Being Friend Good Governor Leader Next Over Plan These Three Years]
I'm truly worried about the country's direction. I can tell you this categorically, we've got the weakest president and the weakest governor in the history of my 50 years of public service.
[ Categorically Country Direction Got Governor History President Public Service Tell Truly Weakest Worried Years]
The attorney general would call at 5 o'clock in the evening and say: 'Tomorrow morning we are going to try to integrate the University of Mississippi. Get us a memo on what we're likely to do, and what we can do if the governor sends the National Guard there.'
[ Attorney Call Clock Evening General Get Going Governor Guard Integrate Likely Mississippi Morning National Say Sends Tomorrow Try University Us Would]
In choosing Governor Sarah Palin as his running mate, John McCain has chosen for the future.
[ Choosing Chosen Future Governor His John Mate Mccain Running Sarah]
I don't know that we do. I had thought ours worked well, but I had never examined it too closely. A lot of media people will be looking for a case that might make Texas Governor George Bush think twice about what he's doing.
[ Bush Case Closely Doing Examined George Governor Had Know Looking Lot Make Media Might Never Ours Texas Think Thought Too Twice Well Will Worked]
In the final analysis this congressional race is always going to be a close race, whether there's a presidential race or governor's race or not. But is this a better year? Yes, this would probably be a better year.
[ Always Analysis Better Close Congressional Final Going Governor Presidential Probably Race Whether Would Year Yes]
When I finished my term, I thought about running for governor then but decided not to because, frankly, I didn't think I was ready. I wasn't comfortable that I was prepared to do the job.
[ Because Comfortable Decided Finished Frankly Governor Job Prepared Ready Running Term Then Think Thought]
And now, of course this is another thing I didn't count on, that now as the governor of the state of California, I am selling California worldwide. You see that? Selling.
[ Am Another California Count Course Governor Now See Selling State Thing Worldwide]
That's why I made decisions; they were tough decisions but we shouldn't feel bad at all - don't look back with any regrets, that's how I made decisions as governor.
[ Any Back Bad Decisions Feel Governor How Look Made Regrets Tough Were Why]
Ronald Reagan, of course, was a Republican governor of California who went through a painful defeat in the 1976 presidential race before winning four years later.
[ Before California Course Defeat Four Governor Later Painful Presidential Race Reagan Republican Ronald Through Went Winning Years]
And on this you have my pledge - unlike in the past, when you stood up and did what was right, this governor will not pull the rug out from underneath you - I will sign strong reform bills.
[ Bills Did Governor Out Past Pledge Pull Reform Right Rug Sign Stood Strong Underneath Unlike Up Will]
I must say, to be very honest about it, that I held in my mind during the life of the Commission, that there had been three shots and that a separate shot struck Governor Connally.
[ Been Commission During Governor Had Held Honest Life Mind Must Say Separate Shot Shots Struck Three Very]
Our nation is being led astray by ungodly judges, mayors and governors, who are given to change, defying the Constitution and substituting their own wicked agendas.
[ Agendas Astray Being Change Constitution Defying Given Governors Judges Led Mayors Nation Our Own Their Ungodly Wicked]
More and more people in my country recognise the dangers of having their governors appointed by Putin and having no influence in parliament because Parliament today is also following instructions from Kremlin and no longer represents its people.
[ Also Appointed Because Country Dangers Following Governors Having Influence Instructions Kremlin Longer More Parliament Putin Recognise Represents Their Today]
During our travels, the Indians entertained me well; and their affection for me was so great, that they utterly refused to leave me there with the others, although the Governor offered them one hundred pounds sterling for me, on purpose to give me a parole to go home.
[ Affection Although During Entertained Give Go Governor Great Home Hundred Indians Leave Offered Others Our Parole Pounds Purpose Refused Sterling Their Them Travels Utterly Well]
You know, we - if, for example, Jerry Brown can withstand, you know, what will probably end up being $200 million of spending by his opponent and get elected governor of California, that will be a big victory in the nation's largest state.
[ Being Big Brown California Elected End Example Get Governor His Jerry Know Largest Million Nation Opponent Probably Spending State Up Victory Will Withstand]
Preserving and protecting the state tobacco settlement funds is the nation's Governors highest priority.
[ Funds Governors Highest Nation Preserving Priority Protecting Settlement State Tobacco]
Yes, I'm your governor now. I'll take care of you.
[ Care Governor Now Take Yes Your]
There are a lot of personal things that take place when becoming governor and I am happy to work with him should he ask. I will give him the best advice I can give.
[ Advice Am Ask Becoming Best Give Governor Happy Him Lot Personal Place Should Take Things Will Work]
You know, there are a lot of would-be governors of Texas sitting around today who never took the opportunity to get into a race when the time was right.
[ Around Get Governors Into Know Lot Never Opportunity Race Right Sitting Texas Time Today Took Would-Be]
The Church has never changed its teaching on the sanctity of human life - it didn't make up a rule for the convenience of a particular time like a rule at a country club as the Governor would have us believe.
[ Believe Changed Church Club Convenience Country Governor Human Life Make Never Particular Rule Sanctity Teaching Time Up Us Would]
I'm thinking about governing as the governor of this state, and that's what I'm going to do.
[ Going Governing Governor State Thinking]
For example, I spent a lot of time with Reagan, both before he ran for governor and when he was running for president. As a print reporter without the cameras, I was able to really test the quality of their minds and their knowledge base.
[ Able Base Before Both Cameras Example Governor Knowledge Lot Minds President Print Quality Ran Reagan Really Reporter Running Spent Test Their Time Without]
Frankly, Governor Romney in his career has created more jobs than the entire Obama cabinet combined, so he could actually talk about it.
[ Actually Cabinet Career Combined Could Created Entire Frankly Governor His Jobs More Obama Obama Talk Than]
I was the last Republican lieutenant governor and it's been over 20 years.
[ Been Governor Last Lieutenant Over Republican Years]
I'm on Governor Gray Davis' California Alliance Towards Education to bring the arts back to high schools.
[ Alliance Arts Back Bring California Davis Education Governor Gray High Schools Towards]
I am resigning because my secret leaves the governor's office vulnerable.
[ Am Because Governor Leaves Office Resigning Secret Vulnerable]
Colonial governors and senior civil servants are not easy people to argue with, and I was not popular because of my criticism of the colonial service in Kenya.
[ Argue Because Civil Colonial Criticism Easy Governors Kenya Popular Senior Servants Service]
Well, I don't know too many governors who are flaming ideologues.
[ Flaming Governors Ideologues Know Many Too Well]
I am running for governor of Kentucky as the people's advocate.
[ Advocate Am Governor Kentucky Running]
But ours was intended to be a citizen government. It is what of, by and for the people means. And when our most important issue in California is the creation of jobs, I think it's quite helpful to have someone in the U.S. Senate or in the governor's seat who actually knows where jobs come from.
[ Actually California Citizen Come Creation Government Governor Helpful Important Intended Issue Jobs Knows Means Most Our Ours Quite Seat Senate Someone Think Where]
As governor, I learned the importance of having an agenda.
[ Agenda Governor Having Importance Learned]
Thousands of people may have been killed by hurricane Katrina and many more could die in its aftermath because of the President's refusal to heed the calls of governors for help in repairing the infrastructure in their states.
[ Aftermath Because Been Calls Could Die Governors Heed Help Hurricane Infrastructure Katrina Killed Many May More President Refusal Repairing States Their Thousands]
In my first year as governor, we solved some of the problems that had begun to undermine the Open Records Act. We gave the act teeth by providing criminal penalties for knowing violations.
[ Act Begun Criminal First Gave Governor Had Knowing Open Penalties Problems Providing Records Solved Some Teeth Undermine Violations Year]
I made more decisions in a half-day as governor than you can make in a whole week in the Senate... it's too slow for me.
[ Decisions Governor Made Make More Senate Slow Than Too Week Whole]
The big political news, Arnold Schwarzenegger announced he's running for governor of California, and already, people are chanting, 'Four more vowels, four more vowels.'
[ Already Announced Arnold Big California Chanting Four Governor More News Political Running Schwarzenegger Vowels]
As I discovered, even the governor of a major state who holds pro-life views can be denied a hearing at his party's convention without the national media protesting it.
[ Convention Denied Discovered Even Governor Hearing His Holds Major Media National Party Pro-Life Protesting State Views Without]
The honorable William Penn, late governor of Pennsylvania, was chosen agent to the Court of Britain, and directed to deliver the petition to the King himself and to endeavor by his personal influence to procure a favorable reception to this last address.
[ Address Agent Britain Chosen Court Deliver Directed Endeavor Favorable Governor Himself His Honorable Influence King Last Late Penn Pennsylvania Personal Petition Procure Reception William]
If you're a governor of a big state, people sense your presence a little bit, even your fellow governors.
[ Big Bit Even Fellow Governor Governors Little Presence Sense State Your]
It was very constraining, much more than I ever would have thought, to run for governor.
[ Constraining Ever Governor More Much Run Than Thought Very Would]
I had a 'Mr. Smith Goes to Washington' experience as governor.
[ Experience Goes Governor Had Mr Smith Washington]
When I was Governor of Massachusetts, we worked to get Sable Island gas into New England.
[ England Gas Get Governor Into Island Massachusetts New Sable Worked]
As a governor and senator, John Chafee set the standard for honesty and decency that the rest of us on our best days could only dream to emulate.
[ Best Could Days Decency Dream Emulate Governor Honesty John Only Our Rest Senator Set Standard Us]
The party has to be rebuilt on all levels. In a way, maybe it's to be expected when you've had a governor in office for 12 years and he and his people are stepping down.
[ Down Expected Governor Had His Levels Maybe Office Party Rebuilt Stepping Way Years]
The legislature are a little more difficult to educate than the governor is.
[ Difficult Educate Governor Legislature Little More Than]
You know my father as governor, as president, but I knew him as dad. I was so proud to have the Reagan name and to be Ronald Reagan's son.
[ Dad Father Governor Him Knew Know Name President Proud Reagan Ronald Son]
Here's a little known fact - Arnold is the first body builder to run for governor since Janet Reno.
[ Arnold Body Builder Fact First Governor Here Janet Known Little Reno Run Since]
If you look at where presidents come from, they're former governors or senators.
[ Come Former Governors Look Presidents Senators Where]
As governor, there isn't a lot I can do beyond that to crack down on crime. Law enforcement is really a local issue. It's the cops' job to tighten down on criminals.
[ Beyond Cops Crack Crime Criminals Down Enforcement Governor Issue Job Law Local Lot Really Tighten]
I've made more cuts than any governor has ever made.
[ Any Cuts Ever Governor Made More Than]
The job of mayor and Governor is becoming more and more like the job of university president, which I used to be; it looks like you are in charge, but you are not.
[ Becoming Charge Governor Job Looks Mayor More President University Used Which]
I don't want to run for governor, but I don't think anyone should put public service out of the question because that's not what a good citizen does.
[ Anyone Because Citizen Does Good Governor Out Public Put Question Run Service Should Think Want]
I would never abdicate, nor would I expect any other governor to abdicate, the responsibility to protect the people of my state.
[ Abdicate Any Expect Governor Never Nor Other Protect Responsibility State Would]
I think George Allen from Virginia was a distinguished governor, he's a distinguished senator and head of the Senatorial Campaign Committee and won some significant victories. He is a very attractive guy and would make a tremendous president.
[ Allen Attractive Campaign Committee Distinguished George Governor Guy Head Make President Senator Significant Some Think Tremendous Very Victories Virginia Won Would]
Whenever I am among my fellow Governors, I am struck by how many face the same education improvement issues.
[ Am Among Education Face Fellow Governors How Improvement Issues Many Same Struck Whenever]
I also meet with city officials, representatives from governors' offices, really anyone in that sort of position who has shown an interest in youth fitness, to let them know why this sort of program is so important. I give the same message when I speak at conferences.
[ Also Anyone City Conferences Fitness Give Governors Important Interest Know Meet Message Offices Officials Position Program Really Representatives Same Shown Sort Speak Them Why Youth]
Governors of both political parties face a stark choice between unpopular tax increases and drastic cuts in Medicaid, education, public safety and other essential services.
[ Between Both Choice Cuts Drastic Education Essential Face Governors Increases Medicaid Other Parties Political Public Safety Services Stark Tax Unpopular]
So we just hope that all of these governors who are grappling will be able to provide the basic services to our citizens and not have to cut things that really are painful.
[ Able Basic Citizens Cut Governors Grappling Hope Just Our Painful Provide Really Services These Things Will]
I decided to run for governor because I got mad... I want to make government more directly accountable to the people.
[ Accountable Because Decided Directly Got Government Governor Mad Make More Run Want]
It's really very simple, Governor. When people are hungry they die. So spare me your politics and tell me what you need and how you're going to get it to these people.
[ Die Get Going Governor How Hungry Need Politics Really Simple Spare Tell These Very Your]
At the state level, we must take a careful look at what went wrong and make sure it never happens again. The buck stops here, and as your governor, I take full responsibility.
[ Again Buck Careful Full Governor Happens Here Level Look Make Must Never Responsibility State Stops Sure Take Went Wrong Your]
As a governor, I am naturally inclined to focus on the domestic side of protecting the United States. Government
[ Am Domestic Focus Governor Inclined Naturally Protecting Side States United]
The time has come for justice at the ballot box, and justice in the courts, and justice in the legislative halls, and justice in the governor's office.
[ Ballot Box Come Courts Governor Halls Justice Legislative Office Time]
The Governor's Mansion is a beautiful home, a beautiful building - we're privileged to have a chance to live there. It certainly doesn't feel as comfortable as our home.
[ Beautiful Building Certainly Chance Comfortable Feel Governor Home Live Mansion Our Privileged]
Travellers, like poets, are mostly an angry race: by falling into a daily fit of passion, I proved to the governor and his son, who were profuse in their attentions, that I was in earnest.
[ Angry Attentions Daily Earnest Falling Fit Governor His Into Mostly Passion Poets Proved Race Son Their Travellers Were]
I don't want to spend the rest of my life in politics. When I'm finished with my term as governor, I'm going back to the life that's waiting for me in the private sector.
[ Back Finished Going Governor Life Politics Private Rest Sector Spend Term Waiting Want]
You're feeling the responsibility for hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of people on your shoulder in a way that I couldn't feel as lieutenant governor.
[ Feel Feeling Governor Hundreds Lieutenant Millions Responsibility Shoulder Thousands Way Your]
It's official, Arnold said he will enter the race for governor. At least that's what everybody thinks he said.
[ Arnold Enter Everybody Governor Least Official Race Said Thinks Will]
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.
[ Able Also Congregation Congressmen Each Federal Governors Had Homeless How Ill Judges Learn Mentally Our Over Reserve Some Something Talk Those Years]
God calls us to care for our fellow man, especially the neediest. I feel that call to lift up the less fortunate; the call to improve our communities and our state. It drives me to serve Louisiana as governor.
[ Call Calls Care Communities Drives Especially Feel Fellow Fortunate God Governor Improve Less Lift Louisiana Man Our Serve State Up Us]
And, Mr. Speaker, if the Governor and Council don't see fit to fall in with us, I say let the general duty law, and all, go to the devil, sir, and go about our business.
[ Business Council Devil Duty Fall Fit General Go Governor Law Mr Our Say See Sir Speaker Us]
The strike of the miners in Arizona was one of the most remarkable strikes in the history of the American labor movement. Its peaceful character, its successful outcome, were due to that most remarkable character, Governor Hunt.
[ American Arizona Character Due Governor History Hunt Labor Miners Most Movement Outcome Peaceful Remarkable Strike Strikes Successful Were]
Arnold Schwarzenegger's publicist told USA Today that the actor has not ruled out running for governor of California, saying that he will make a decision soon. Reportedly Arnold needs that time to learn how to pronounce "gubernatorial."
[ Actor Arnold California Decision Governor How Learn Make Needs Out Pronounce Publicist Reportedly Ruled Running Saying Schwarzenegger Soon Time Today Told Usa Will]
You know, my dad served in the President's Cabinet after his time as a governor. He told me he enjoyed being governor a lot more. Now, I understand why. If I do my job well, I can make a difference in people's lives and I can help our children realize their dreams.
[ After Being Cabinet Children Dad Difference Dreams Enjoyed Governor Help His Job Know Lives Lot Make More Now Our President Realize Served Their Time Told Understand Well Why]
Where else but in America could a schoolteacher from Kansas City end up the governor of her adopted state?
[ Adopted America City Could Else End Governor Her Kansas Schoolteacher State Up Where]
I've gone from being one of the youngest governors to now the longest consecutive serving governor in the country.
[ Being Consecutive Country Gone Governor Governors Longest Now Serving Youngest]
The voters reward good performance. So, I'm going to go out and focus, if I become the governor, to do the very best job I can as governor. The rest of it will take care of itself.
[ Become Best Care Focus Go Going Good Governor Itself Job Out Performance Rest Reward Take Very Voters Will]
Till people find themselves greatly abused and oppressed by their governors, they are not apt to complain; and whenever they do, in fact, find themselves thus abused and oppressed, they must be stupid not to complain.
[ Abused Apt Complain Fact Find Governors Greatly Must Oppressed Stupid Their Themselves Thus Till Whenever]
Well, I know I worked for Governor Rockefeller the last time he ran for his fourth term, and I obviously ran against Governor Cuomo the time he ran for his fourth term.
[ Against Fourth Governor His Know Last Obviously Ran Rockefeller Term Time Well Worked]
Aside from my son, no person has ever shown for me the gentle concern I knew from Governor Adlai Stevenson.
[ Adlai Aside Concern Ever Gentle Governor Knew Person Shown Son Stevenson]
I have known Harold Ford Jr. since before he was born, in that his father was my driver in the 1966 governor's race, and has remained a friend of mine all these years.
[ Before Born Driver Father Ford Friend Governor Harold His Jr Known Mine Race Remained Since These Years]
Why would Senator Allen want to oppose saving money for the state? It's simply another example of Republicans fighting the governor tooth and nail against any measure where she might be able to turn the state's budget around.
[ Able Against Allen Another Any Around Budget Example Fighting Governor Measure Might Money Nail Oppose Republicans Saving Senator She Simply State Tooth Turn Want Where Why Would]
On the political side, I was the Democratic nominee for the Governor of Tennessee in 1970 and 1998.
[ Democratic Governor Nominee Political Side Tennessee]
In fact, I think that Governor Clinton, when he was running, and President Clinton, when he was serving, actually governed with a wide range of advisors and a perspective that blended the best of ideas from the center and the left.
[ Actually Advisors Best Blended Center Clinton Fact Governed Governor Ideas Left Perspective President Range Running Serving Think Wide]
We didn't pass any constitutional amendments that affected the executive branch while I was governor.
[ Affected Amendments Any Branch Constitutional Executive Governor Pass While]
Bush the father did well in placing his sons as governors and did not forget to pass on the expertise in fraud from the leaders of the region to Florida to use it in critical moments.
[ Bush Critical Did Expertise Father Florida Forget Fraud Governors His Leaders Moments Pass Placing Region Sons Use Well]
I was scheduled to give my first official press conference that morning anyway, 'cause I was chairman of the Governors Energy Council and I was making a press conference with regard to energy policy.
[ Anyway Cause Chairman Conference Council Energy First Give Governors Making Morning Official Policy Press Regard Scheduled]
The mayor has got to work closely with a wide variety of people, his city council, state legislature, governor, business community, labor community, president and the congress in order to be able to do this.
[ Able Business City Closely Community Congress Council Got Governor His Labor Legislature Mayor Order President State Variety Wide Work]
Whether or not we can save Lake Michigan, whether or not we can avoid a breakdown in our criminal justice system are more important than whether or not I'm going to be governor.
[ Avoid Breakdown Criminal Going Governor Important Justice Lake Michigan More Our Save System Than Whether]
I came to office promising major ethics reform to end the culture of self-dealing. And today, that ethics reform is a law. While I was at it, I got rid of a few things in the governor's office that I didn't believe our citizens should have to pay for. That luxury jet was over-the-top. I put it on eBay.
[ Believe Came Citizens Culture Ebay End Ethics Few Got Governor Jet Law Luxury Major Office Our Over-The-Top Pay Promising Put Reform Rid Should Things Today While]
There are times when even the most potent governor must wink at transgression, in order to preserve the laws inviolate for the future.
[ Even Future Governor Laws Most Must Order Potent Preserve Times Wink]
Among other things they picked out a detail that Charles had been offered the Governorship of Hong Kong in its dying days by Thatcher in return for shutting up about the inner cities. He quite rightly in my view led the paper on this story.
[ Among Been Charles Cities Days Detail Dying Had Hong Inner Kong Led Offered Other Out Paper Picked Quite Return Rightly Shutting Story Thatcher Things Up View]
I am running for Governor of the great state of Ohio and welcome your support.
[ Am Governor Great Ohio Running State Support Welcome Your]
Governor Isaac Stevens of the Washington Territory said there were a great many white people in our country, and many more would come; that he wanted the land marked out so that the Indians and the white man could be separated.
[ Come Could Country Governor Great Indians Isaac Land Man Many Marked More Our Out Said Separated Stevens Territory Wanted Washington Were White Would]
You can expect to find these four priorities - education, economic vitality, efficiency in government and the protection of families - woven into my decisions as Governor. They will serve as my compass as I work with you to chart a future course for our state.
[ Chart Compass Course Decisions Economic Education Efficiency Expect Families Find Four Future Government Governor Into Our Priorities Protection Serve State These Vitality Will Work Woven]
These matters having been arranged, I had a temporary awning erected near the river, and was for three or four days busily employed writing an account of our journey for the Governor's information.
[ Account Arranged Been Busily Days Employed Erected Four Governor Had Having Information Journey Matters Near Our River Temporary These Three Writing]
Luckily, I'm a governor - so I get to tell you what I've already done not just what I'm going to do.
[ Already Done Get Going Governor Just Luckily Tell]
As Governor, I could think of only one way to unify our State that was made up of so many different climates, political beliefs and people, and that was our music.
[ Beliefs Climates Could Different Governor Made Many Music Only Our Political State Think Unify Up Way]
When I'm governor... I'll be the first governor with a listed telephone number.
[ First Governor Listed Number Telephone]
I ended up being the governor of a very ag state, Nebraska.
[ Being Ended Governor Nebraska State Up Very]
Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives. Government
[ Arm Forever Gives Govern Governors Ignorance Knowledge Mean Must Own Power Their Themselves Which Will]
My nomination to be Governor was not to gratify ambition.
[ Ambition Governor Gratify Nomination]
We have the Terminator as governor, and we had an actor as president, so why shouldn't we have a fashion designer as a senator?
[ Actor Designer Fashion Governor Had President Senator Terminator Why]
It is my happy privilege to be able to stand here and tell you that if you elect me you will have elected a governor who has made no promises of preferment to any man or group.
[ Able Any Elect Elected Governor Group Happy Here Made Man Privilege Promises Stand Tell Will]
There is only one governor, and his name is Gray Davis.
[ Davis Governor Gray His Name Only]
The best governor in the world is the person who never really planned to be governor.
[ Best Governor Never Person Planned Really World]
One thing governors feel, Democrats and Republicans alike, is that we have a health care system that, if you're on Medicaid, you have unlimited access to health care, at unlimited levels, at no cost. No wonder it's running away.
[ Access Alike Away Care Cost Democrats Feel Governors Health Levels Medicaid Republicans Running System Thing Unlimited Wonder]
If you don't like the President, it costs you 90 bucks to fly to Washington to picket. If you don't like the Governor, it costs you 60 bucks to fly to Albany to picket. If you don't like me, 90 cents. Politics
[ Albany Bucks Cents Costs Fly Governor Picket President Washington]
As the governor of this state, I obviously see the issue quite differently.
[ Differently Governor Issue Obviously Quite See State]
If my acceptance of the office of Governor would serve my country, though my administration would be attended with the loss of personal credit and reputation, I would cheerfully undertake it.
[ Acceptance Administration Attended Cheerfully Country Credit Governor Loss Office Personal Reputation Serve Though Undertake Would]