Quotations that match 'hearings'.

Congress seems drugged and inert most of the time... its idea of meeting a problem is to hold hearings or, in extreme cases, to appoint a commission. Shirley Chisholm
[ Appoint Cases Commission Congress Extreme Hearings Hold Idea Inert Meeting Most Problem Seems Time]
As a member of the House Select Committee on Intelligence, I will be participating in several hearings on the startling revelations contained in the report. Charles Foster Bass
[ Committee Contained Hearings House Intelligence Member Participating Report Revelations Select Several Startling Will]
Bishop Frederick Henry of Calgary is facing at least two official objections to his public statements along with expensive hearings before the Alberta Human Rights Commission for expressing his biblical views on same sex marriage. Stockwell Day
[ Along Before Biblical Bishop Commission Expensive Expressing Facing Frederick Hearings Henry His Human Least Marriage Objections Official Public Rights Same Sex Statements Two Views]
And I have been campaigning for the past three months trying to get the Senate Judiciary Committee that has the oversight authority and responsibility to start its own public hearings. Sibel Edmonds
[ Authority Been Campaigning Committee Get Hearings Judiciary Months Oversight Own Past Public Responsibility Senate Start Three Trying]
Despite claims by some to the contrary, we have heard numerous times in hearings and briefings by experts that existing technologies do not fully or effectively detect nuclear material. John Linder
[ Briefings Claims Contrary Despite Detect Effectively Existing Experts Fully Heard Hearings Material Nuclear Numerous Some Technologies Times]
Too many of my Senate colleagues overdid it. They stayed on too long - napping through committee hearings when they should have packed up and gone home. Leverett Saltonstall
[ Colleagues Committee Gone Hearings Home Long Many Napping Packed Senate Should Stayed Through Too Up]
It now becomes clear why the Bush Administration has been vigorously opposing congressional hearings. The Bush Administration has been engaged in a conspiracy of silence. Cynthia McKinney
[ Administration Becomes Been Bush Clear Congressional Conspiracy Engaged Hearings Now Opposing Silence Vigorously Why]
Janet Reno, during her confirmation hearings, said she would come down harder on porno, and lately she's talked about how violence on television has an effect on violence in the real world. Penn Jillette
[ Come Confirmation Down During Effect Harder Hearings Her How Janet Lately Real Reno Said She Talked Television Violence World Would]
And I understand that, I testified in closed hearings over eight years because there are intelligence matters, there are sensitive matters that should not be held in a public hearing. Louis Freeh
[ Because Closed Eight Hearing Hearings Held Intelligence Matters Over Public Sensitive Should Testified Understand Years]
I want to make it clear that I honestly answered every question put to me during the so-called Iran-Contra hearings. But if they didn't ask me about something, I wasn't about to reveal things that would put other people in jeopardy. Oliver North
[ Answered Ask Clear During Every Hearings Honestly Jeopardy Make Other Put Question Reveal So-Called Something Things Want Would]
Joe McCarthy and his Senate hearings were like witch-hunts. Desi Arnaz
[ Hearings His Joe Mccarthy Senate Were]
Back in the mid-1980s, congressional hearings were held after we brought this litigation, and held up the first experiment. At that time, I went in front of Congress, along with the major agencies involved with this. Jeremy Rifkin
[ After Agencies Along Back Brought Congress Congressional Experiment First Front Hearings Held Involved Litigation Major Time Up Went Were]
We've had public hearings. We've had interim reports, which our statute has encouraged us to provide to the public. We have brought the public along with us, trying to make as much available as possible over time. Richard Ben-Veniste
[ Along Available Brought Encouraged Had Hearings Interim Make Much Our Over Possible Provide Public Reports Statute Time Trying Us Which]
If you think about the way the hearings were structured, the hearings were really about Thomas' race and my gender. Anita Hill
[ Gender Hearings Race Really Structured Think Thomas Way Were]