Quotations that match 'legislation'.

If anyone tells you that you cannot legislate morality, remeber that legislation IS morality. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Anyone Cannot Legislate Legislation Morality Tells]
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]
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]
Every proper exertion has been made and will be continued to carry out the wishes of Congress in relation to the tobacco trade, as indicated in the several resolutions of the House of Representatives and the legislation of the two branches. Martin Van Buren
[ Been Branches Carry Congress Continued Every Exertion House Indicated Legislation Made Out Proper Relation Representatives Resolutions Several Tobacco Trade Two Will Wishes]
Inflation is the one form of taxation that can be imposed without legislation. Milton Friedman
[ Form Imposed Inflation Legislation Taxation Without]
We don't want crimes committed in New Mexico falling through the cracks. This legislation ensures that there is no area of our state where crimes can be committed without consequence. Pete Domenici
[ Area Committed Consequence Cracks Crimes Ensures Falling Legislation Mexico New Our State Through Want Where Without]
If the president is failing to disclose material facts with regard to legislation being presented to the Congress on a question as important as war and peace, I think it does impair the level of trust that the House and the Senate have for this administration. John Dingell
[ Administration Being Congress Disclose Does Facts Failing House Impair Important Legislation Level Material Peace Presented President Question Regard Senate Think Trust War]
In short, I'm not sure that the abortion problem can be solved by legislation. I think it can only be solved through moral persuasion. Tony Campolo
[ Abortion Legislation Moral Only Persuasion Problem Short Solved Sure Think Through]
For example, UNICEF works with governments to change legislation such as in India where a law was passed raising the age of compulsory school completion to keep children in school and away from the workplace for longer. Carol Bellamy
[ Age Away Change Children Completion Compulsory Example Governments India Keep Law Legislation Longer Passed Raising School Such Unicef Where Workplace Works]
When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators. P. J. O'Rourke Politics
[ Bought Buying Controlled First Legislation Legislators Selling Sold Things]
Awareness has changed so that every act for children, every piece of legislation recognizes that children are part of families and that it is within families that children grow and thrive or don't. Bernice Weissbourd
[ Act Awareness Changed Children Every Families Grow Legislation Part Piece Recognizes Thrive Within]
I will always support legislation which respects and values life. Gresham Barrett
[ Always Legislation Life Respects Support Values Which Will]
Morals are in all countries the result of legislation and government; they are not African or Asian or European: they are good or bad. Denis Diderot
[ African Asian Bad Countries European Good Government Legislation Morals Result]
We do not sit as a superlegislature to weigh the wisdom of legislation. William O. Douglas
[ Legislation Sit Weigh Wisdom]
And then of course, obviously as far as issues such as global warming, something has to be done on the corporate side, there has to be some mandate or some legislation. Daryl Hannah
[ Corporate Course Done Far Global Issues Legislation Mandate Obviously Side Some Something Such Then Warming]
Years ago, we all talked about recycling and not dumping things down your drain and all of that, but talking doesn't help much. Basically, it's going to have to be legislation because the impact is so huge and diversified. Ted Danson
[ Ago Basically Because Diversified Down Drain Dumping Going Help Huge Impact Legislation Much Recycling Talked Talking Things Years Your]
Revealed religion is one thing, revealed legislation, another. Moses Mendelssohn
[ Another Legislation Religion Revealed Thing]
As freak legislation, the antitrust laws stand alone. Nobody knows what it is they forbid. Isabel Paterson
[ Alone Antitrust Forbid Freak Knows Laws Legislation Nobody Stand]
For many of those who had historically supported welfare programs in the broadest sense, it was perfectly reasonable to enact legislation in which poor people were the objects of efforts to assist them. Barney Frank
[ Assist Broadest Efforts Enact Had Historically Legislation Many Objects Perfectly Poor Programs Reasonable Sense Supported Them Those Welfare Were Which]
The dependence of one people upon another, even for the benefits of legislation, is the deepest source of national weakness. Thomas Francis Meagher
[ Another Benefits Deepest Dependence Even Legislation National Source Upon Weakness]
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]
The very purpose of the Bill of Rights and the Constitution is to protect minority rights against majority voters. Every court decision that strikes down discriminatory legislation, including past Supreme Court decisions, affirming the fundamental rights to marry the person you love, overrules a majority decision. David Boies
[ Affirming Against Bill Constitution Court Decision Decisions Discriminatory Down Every Fundamental Including Legislation Love Majority Marry Minority Past Person Protect Purpose Rights Strikes Supreme Very Voters]
Having yet another vote on refinery legislation that uses high oil prices as an excuse to weaken environmental protections and to give more legislative gifts to the oil industry is misguided in the extreme. Sherwood Boehlert
[ Another Environmental Excuse Extreme Gifts Give Having High Industry Legislation Legislative Misguided More Oil Prices Protections Refinery Uses Vote Weaken Yet]
Party leads to vicious, corrupt and unprofitable legislation, for the sole purpose of defeating party. James F. Cooper
[ Corrupt Defeating Leads Legislation Party Purpose Sole Unprofitable Vicious]
Legislation has been and is still directed towards the protection of wealth, rather than towards the far more important interests of labor on which everything of value to mankind depends. Leland Stanford
[ Been Depends Directed Everything Far Important Interests Labor Legislation Mankind More Protection Rather Still Than Towards Value Wealth Which]
At a time when we have much work to do to address our Nation's critical infrastructure, and, as I said, which is currently in dire need of upgrade and repair, this legislation is also a jobs bill and is obviously a jobs creator. Howard Coble
[ Address Also Bill Creator Critical Currently Dire Infrastructure Jobs Legislation Much Nation Need Obviously Our Repair Said Time Upgrade Which Work]
Millions of American families affected by debilitating diseases have new hope today after the U.S. House passed legislation to support potentially life-saving stem cell research. Nancy L. Johnson
[ Affected After American Cell Debilitating Diseases Families Hope House Legislation Life-Saving Millions New Passed Potentially Research Stem Support Today]
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]
They rushed to move it forward, uh, and then a lawsuit was filed and we spent many months litigating, rather than trying to come up with legislation and move forward on that front. Tom Udall
[ Come Filed Forward Front Lawsuit Legislation Many Months Move Rather Rushed Spent Than Then Trying Uh Up]
If the Union is once severed, the line of separation will grow wider and wider, and the controversies which are now debated and settled in the halls of legislation will then be tried in fields of battle and determined by the sword. Andrew Jackson
[ Battle Controversies Debated Determined Fields Grow Halls Legislation Line Now Once Separation Settled Severed Sword Then Tried Union Which Wider Will]
Our legislation addresses broadcasts over the public airwaves, but I hope the cable and satellite industries see the importance of this issue and voluntarily create a family tier of programming and offer culturally responsible products. Charles W. Pickering
[ Addresses Airwaves Broadcasts Cable Create Culturally Family Hope Importance Industries Issue Legislation Offer Our Over Products Programming Public Responsible Satellite See Tier Voluntarily]
I cannot in good conscience vote for final passage of legislation that would pave the way to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling. Jim Ramstad
[ Arctic Cannot Conscience Drilling Final Good Legislation National Oil Open Passage Pave Refuge Vote Way Wildlife Would]
Today, our actions must be motivated only by our intense desire to achieve a just and lasting peace. The compassion and charity of the American people should be reflected in this legislation, though sadly, they are silenced. Nick Rahall
[ Achieve Actions American Charity Compassion Desire Intense Just Lasting Legislation Motivated Must Only Our Peace Reflected Sadly Should Silenced Though Today]
Slovakia's joining the OECD in 1999 is totally dependent on meeting economic reforms required such as transparency and legislation that permits fair and open conduct of trade and business. John Mica
[ Business Conduct Dependent Economic Fair Joining Legislation Meeting Open Permits Reforms Required Slovakia Such Totally Trade Transparency]
In Europe, there is no television filmmaking legislation that could assist film production because private broadcasters are not interested in supporting Polish film. Andrzej Wajda
[ Assist Because Broadcasters Could Europe Film Filmmaking Interested Legislation Polish Private Production Supporting Television]
When a judge assumes the power to decide which distinctions made in a statute are legitimate and which are not, he assumes the power to disapprove of any and all legislation, because all legislation makes distinctions. Robert Bork
[ Any Assumes Because Decide Disapprove Distinctions Judge Legislation Legitimate Made Makes Power Statute Which]
I know we can't abolish prejudice through laws, but we can set up guidelines for our actions by legislation. Belva Lockwood
[ Abolish Actions Guidelines Know Laws Legislation Our Prejudice Set Through Up]
My legislation, the Simple Savings Tax Relief Act of 2005, simply eliminates the taxation of interest earned in savings accounts, such as passbook savings accounts or bank certificates of deposit. Cliff Stearns
[ Accounts Act Bank Certificates Deposit Earned Eliminates Interest Legislation Relief Savings Simple Simply Such Tax Taxation]
It is admitted by everybody that rights and privileges enjoyed by the Roman Catholic minority in Manitoba down to 1890, were taken away by legislation of 1890. Charles Tupper
[ Admitted Away Catholic Down Enjoyed Everybody Legislation Minority Privileges Rights Roman Taken Were]
The reality is the cap-and-trade legislation offered by the Democrats amounts to an economic declaration of war on the Midwest by liberals on Capitol Hill. Mike Pence
[ Amounts Capitol Declaration Democrats Economic Hill Legislation Liberals Midwest Offered Reality War]
The Arthritis Prevention, Control and Cure Act of 2005 is bipartisan legislation directing funding and promoting education and research toward the goal of preventing, treating and curing arthritis. Charles W. Pickering
[ Act Arthritis Bipartisan Control Cure Curing Directing Education Funding Goal Legislation Preventing Prevention Promoting Research Toward Treating]
I will support legislation that benefits the American worker and prevents the outsourcing of American jobs. Ed Pastor
[ American Benefits Jobs Legislation Outsourcing Prevents Support Will Worker]
We have in the last two years, we have passed 350 legislation in the parliament, most of which deal with democratization, human rights, and of course, economy. Bulent Ecevit
[ Course Deal Democratization Economy Human Last Legislation Most Parliament Passed Rights Two Which Years]
A woman who demands further gun control legislation is like a chicken who roots for Colonel Sanders. Larry Elder
[ Chicken Colonel Control Demands Further Gun Legislation Roots Sanders Woman]
Now that this legislation has passed the House, I look forward to the vote in the Senate that will bring us to Conference, where we can resolve any outstanding issues and make this postal reform reality - for the Postal Service and for all Americans. John McHugh
[ Americans Any Bring Conference Forward House Issues Legislation Look Make Now Outstanding Passed Postal Reality Reform Resolve Senate Service Us Vote Where Will]
We have increased conservation spending, enacted legislation that enables us to clean up and redevelop abandoned brownfields sites across the country, and implemented new clean water standards that will protect us from arsenic. Sue Kelly
[ Abandoned Across Arsenic Clean Conservation Country Enables Enacted Implemented Increased Legislation New Protect Sites Spending Standards Up Us Water Will]
In celebration of this Earth Day, I encourage all Members of the House to support legislation aimed at investing in the improvement of water quality in our Nation's lakes, rivers, streams and estuaries. Jerry Costello
[ Aimed Celebration Day Earth Encourage Estuaries House Improvement Investing Lakes Legislation Members Nation Our Quality Rivers Streams Support Water]
Eastern Washington has experienced a number of deadly forest fires this season, and it is crucial that we have bipartisan legislation that will expedite the research and restoration process. Cathy McMorris
[ Bipartisan Crucial Deadly Eastern Expedite Experienced Fires Forest Legislation Number Process Research Restoration Season Washington Will]
I mean there's enormous pressures to harmonize freedom of speech legislation and transparency legislation around the world - within the E.U., between China and the United States. Which way is it going to go? It's hard to see. Julian Assange
[ Around Between China Enormous Freedom Go Going Hard Harmonize Legislation Mean Pressures See Speech States Transparency United Way Which Within World]
A majority of Americans oppose partial-birth abortion, and Judge Hamilton's decision flies in the face of Congress passing and President Bush signing legislation banning such horrible acts of violence. Marc Racicot
[ Abortion Acts Americans Banning Bush Congress Decision Face Flies Hamilton Horrible Judge Legislation Majority Oppose Passing President Signing Such Violence]
Inflation is taxation without legislation. Milton Friedman Finance
[ Inflation Legislation Taxation Without]
That's possible, and in fact the legislation, the politics should graduate the advantages towards those who have children and give less to those who don't have children. Rocco Buttiglione
[ Advantages Children Fact Give Graduate Legislation Less Politics Possible Should Those Towards]
The goal with a big piece of social legislation is to have a bipartisan result, so the country will accept it. Lamar Alexander
[ Accept Big Bipartisan Country Goal Legislation Piece Result Social Will]
The health care reform legislation passed by the U.S. House of Representatives last night clearly violates the U.S. Constitution and infringes on each state's sovereignty. Bill McCollum
[ Care Clearly Constitution Each Health House Last Legislation Night Passed Reform Representatives Sovereignty State Violates]
What is more comforting to the terrorists around the world: the failure to pass the 9/11 legislation because we lacked 'a majority of the majority,' or putting aside partisan politics to enact tough new legislation with America's security foremost in mind? Rahm Emanuel
[ America Around Aside Because Comforting Enact Failure Foremost Lacked Legislation Majority Mind More New Partisan Pass Politics Putting Security Terrorists Tough World]
Legislation to create a new 10 percent tax bracket, reduce the marriage penalty, cut the tax rate on dividends and capital gains, and increase the child tax credit have been essential elements in this economic expansion. Roger Wicker
[ Been Bracket Capital Child Create Credit Cut Dividends Economic Elements Essential Expansion Gains Increase Legislation Marriage New Penalty Percent Rate Reduce Tax]
In Cleveland there is legislation moving forward to ban people from wearing pants that fit too low. However, there is lots of opposition from the plumber' union. Conan O'Brien
[ Ban Cleveland Fit Forward However Legislation Lots Low Moving Opposition Pants Plumber Too Union Wearing]
My fellow Americans, I am pleased to tell you I just signed legislation which outlaws Russia forever. The bombing begins in five minutes. Ronald Reagan
[ Am Americans Begins Bombing Fellow Five Forever Just Legislation Minutes Pleased Russia Signed Tell Which]
The attractive idea that we can now have a parliament of man with authority to control the conduct of nations by legislation or an international police force with power to enforce national conformity to rules of right conduct is a counsel of perfection. Elihu Root
[ Attractive Authority Conduct Conformity Control Counsel Enforce Force Idea International Legislation Man National Nations Now Parliament Perfection Police Power Right Rules]
The old welfare system was hurting people by discouraging work and marriage. Welfare reform, and now this legislation, will build on the understanding that work and strong families are the foundation upon which we build our future. James Talent
[ Build Discouraging Families Foundation Future Hurting Legislation Marriage Now Old Our Reform Strong System Understanding Upon Welfare Which Will Work]
I will continue to support legislation that provides American families and Seniors affordable health care. Ed Pastor
[ Affordable American Care Continue Families Health Legislation Provides Seniors Support Will]
You do not examine legislation in the light of the benefits it will convey if properly administered, but in the light of the wrongs it would do and the harms it would cause if improperly administered. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Administered Benefits Cause Convey Examine Harms Improperly Legislation Light Properly Will Would Wrongs]
I hope that the Senate acts quickly to pass this legislation so that Americans will no longer worry about having to sell the family farm or business to pay taxes after the death of a loved one. Doc Hastings
[ Acts After Americans Business Death Family Farm Having Hope Legislation Longer Loved Pass Pay Quickly Sell Senate Taxes Will Worry]
The American people know that every day 3,000 kids begin to smoke, 1,000 of them die an early death. They're not going to allow us to go forward this year and not have comprehensive bipartisan legislation. It's in everybody's best interest. Erskine Bowles
[ Allow American Begin Best Bipartisan Comprehensive Day Death Die Early Every Everybody Forward Go Going Interest Kids Know Legislation Smoke Them Us Year]
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]
No one bill will cure the problem of spam. It will take a combined effort of legislation, litigation, enforcement, customer education, and technology solutions. David Baker
[ Bill Combined Cure Customer Education Effort Enforcement Legislation Litigation Problem Solutions Spam Take Technology Will]
But if anyone supposes that there was no commercial fraud in the Middle Ages, let him study the commercial legislation of England for that period, and his mind will be satisfied, if he has a mind to be satisfied and not only a fancy to run away with him. Goldwin Smith
[ Ages Anyone Away Commercial England Fancy Fraud Him His Legislation Middle Mind Only Period Run Satisfied Study Supposes Will]
The world is not going to be saved by legislation. William Howard Taft
[ Going Legislation Saved World]
And this week, I am proposing legislation to strengthen our Open Records laws to make public access to our public records surer, faster, and more comprehensive. Roy Barnes
[ Access Am Comprehensive Faster Laws Legislation Make More Open Our Proposing Public Records Strengthen Surer Week]
The news today that Bush has vowed to veto any legislation that reviews the security implications of the Dubai Port World's potential management of our ports is ludicrous and the entire Democratic Party is calling him to task for it. John Conyers
[ Any Bush Calling Democratic Dubai Entire Him Implications Legislation Ludicrous Management News Our Party Port Ports Potential Reviews Security Task Today Veto Vowed World]
The Priestly Code preponderates over the rest of the legislation in force, as well as in bulk; in all matters of primary importance it is the normal and final authority. Julius Wellhausen
[ Authority Bulk Code Final Force Importance Legislation Matters Normal Over Priestly Primary Rest Well]
So we in Congress have a very clear choice. We can take largely symbolic action and sit back and fiddle while Americans burn more gasoline. Or we can pass concrete, effective legislation that will save consumers money while significantly reducing U.S. oil consumption. Sherwood Boehlert
[ Action Americans Back Burn Choice Clear Concrete Congress Consumers Consumption Effective Fiddle Gasoline Largely Legislation Money More Oil Pass Reducing Save Significantly Sit Symbolic Take Very While Will]
The Republicans claim they are for strengthening Pell grants when the truth is that over the last four years, their legislation has done the exact opposite. John Conyers
[ Claim Done Exact Four Grants Last Legislation Opposite Over Pell Republicans Strengthening Their Truth Years]
One of the greatest delusions in the world is the hope that the evils in this world are to be cured by legislation. Thomas Reed
[ Cured Delusions Evils Greatest Hope Legislation World]
Cap the well, yes. Clear up the mess, yes. Make compensation - yes, absolutely. But would it be right to have legislation that independently targets BP rather than other companies? I don't think that - would be right. David Cameron
[ Absolutely Cap Clear Companies Compensation Independently Legislation Make Mess Other Rather Right Targets Than Think Up Well Would Yes]
The very fact that women now form about one-fifth of the employes in manufacture and commerce in this country has opened a vast field of industrial legislation directly affecting women as wage-earners. Florence Kelley
[ Affecting Commerce Country Directly Fact Field Form Industrial Legislation Manufacture Now Opened Vast Very Wage-Earners Women]
I would consider all of the legislation which I have supported meaningless if I were to sit idly by, silent, during a period which may go down in history as an era when we permitted the curtailment of our liberties. Dennis Chavez
[ Consider Curtailment Down During Era Go History Idly Legislation Liberties May Meaningless Our Period Permitted Silent Sit Supported Were Which Would]
When we visited with legislative counsel, they told us that the only way to effectively accomplish what we were trying to do was to put the words in the legislation. Doug Ose
[ Accomplish Counsel Effectively Legislation Legislative Only Put Told Trying Us Visited Way Were Words]
The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation. Jeremy Bentham
[ Foundation Greatest Happiness Legislation Morals Number]
There is no filmmaking legislation because distributors are not interested in sharing their money with the film industry - for instance, by giving a percentage of ticket sales back to filmmakers. Andrzej Wajda
[ Back Because Distributors Film Filmmakers Filmmaking Giving Industry Instance Interested Legislation Money Percentage Sales Sharing Their Ticket]
The Almighty has fixed the distinction of the races; the Almighty has made the black man inferior, and sir, by no legislation, by no partisan success, by no revolution, by no military power, can you wipe out this distinction. Fernando Wood
[ Almighty Black Distinction Fixed Inferior Legislation Made Man Military Out Partisan Power Races Revolution Sir Success Wipe]
President Kennedy understood the importance of equal pay for equal work and signed historic legislation that gave women around the country hope that one day their wages would be on par with that of their male counterparts. Rosa DeLauro
[ Around Counterparts Country Day Equal Gave Historic Hope Importance Kennedy Legislation Male Par Pay President Signed Their Understood Wages Women Work Would]
I'm pleased the administration is endorsing the need for legislation dealing with the chemical sector. In the past, the administration's position has been ambiguous. Susan Collins
[ Administration Ambiguous Been Chemical Dealing Legislation Need Past Pleased Position Sector]
I am 100 percent supportive of the stand-alone bill to repeal 'don't ask, don't tell' that Sens. Lieberman and Collins have now proposed, and indeed I will co-sponsor that legislation. It is time for this discriminatory policy to end, and I am willing to pursue any effective legislative path that could lead to that result. Carl Levin
[ Am Any Ask Bill Collins Could Discriminatory Effective End Indeed Lead Legislation Legislative Now Path Percent Policy Proposed Pursue Repeal Result Supportive Tell Time Will Willing]
It is very difficult to get legislation passed. But then the danger always is that you have no power at all if you do not exercise constant power. Major Owens
[ Always Constant Danger Difficult Exercise Get Legislation Passed Power Then Very]
The Bush administration staunchly opposed legislation which would preserve overtime pay for all workers. John Sweeney
[ Administration Bush Legislation Opposed Overtime Pay Preserve Which Workers Would]
If the tenth of the population that is gay became visible tomorrow, the panic of the majority of people would inspire repressive legislation of a sort that would shock even the pessimists among us. Jane Rule
[ Among Became Even Gay Inspire Legislation Majority Panic Pessimists Population Repressive Shock Sort Tenth Tomorrow Us Visible Would]
The difficulty with the present state of affairs is that there is no legislation on the sources of funding for the Polish film industry. There is no legislation concerning filmmaking. And, there is no legislation on television that would be beneficial to filmmaking. Andrzej Wajda
[ Affairs Beneficial Concerning Difficulty Film Filmmaking Funding Industry Legislation Polish Present Sources State Television Would]
The Secure Fence Act, which authorizes the construction of 700 miles of security barriers along the southwest border, has now been sent to President Bush for his signature. This piece of legislation is an important piece of the border security puzzle. Randy Neugebauer
[ Act Along Authorizes Barriers Been Border Bush Construction Fence His Important Legislation Miles Now Piece President Puzzle Secure Security Sent Signature Southwest Which]
The U.S. government has in recent years fought what it termed wars against AIDs, drug abuse, poverty, illiteracy and terrorism. Each of those wars has budgets, legislation, offices, officials, letterhead - everything necessary in a bureaucracy to tell you something is real. Bruce Jackson
[ Abuse Against Aids Budgets Bureaucracy Each Everything Fought Government Illiteracy Legislation Necessary Offices Officials Poverty Real Recent Something Tell Termed Terrorism Those Wars Years]
This battle for 'common-sense' gun control laws pits emotion and passion against logic and reason. All too often in such a contest, logic loses. So, expect more meaningless, if not harmful, 'gun control' legislation. Good news - if you're a crook. Larry Elder
[ Against Battle Common-Sense Contest Control Crook Emotion Expect Good Gun Harmful Laws Legislation Logic Loses Meaningless More News Often Passion Pits Reason Such Too]
My legislation would cut off all funding for trials of anyone from Guantanamo in any court in the United States of America. This bill would help stop the misguided plan to put Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and other 9/11 terrorists on trial in Downtown Manhattan. Peter King
[ America Any Anyone Bill Court Cut Downtown Funding Guantanamo Help Legislation Manhattan Misguided Mohammed Off Other Plan Put States Stop Terrorists Trial Trials United Would]
People's lives have to change as a result of this legislation. Major Owens
[ Change Legislation Lives Result]
Reconciliation cannot be used to pass comprehensive health care reform. It won't work because it was never designed for that kind of significant legislation; it was designed for deficit reduction. Kent Conrad
[ Because Cannot Care Comprehensive Deficit Designed Health Kind Legislation Never Pass Reconciliation Reduction Reform Significant Used Won Work]
We should not use special budget procedures to jam through legislation to drill in the Arctic Refuge. This topic is too important to the public to address it in such a back-door manner. We should be having a full, open discussion of the issue during an energy debate. Russ Feingold
[ Address Arctic Budget Debate Discussion Drill During Energy Full Having Important Issue Jam Legislation Manner Open Procedures Public Refuge Should Special Such Through Too Topic Use]
I worked with the March of Dimes to enact legislation for a national birth defects prevention program to provide surveillance, research and preventive services aimed at reducing the rate of birth defects. Solomon Ortiz
[ Aimed Birth Defects Enact Legislation March National Prevention Preventive Program Provide Rate Reducing Research Services Surveillance Worked]
A system in which we may have an enforced rest from legislation for two years is not bad. William Howard Taft
[ Bad Enforced Legislation May Rest System Two Which Years]
Educational legislation nowadays is largely in the hands of illiterate people, and the illiterate will take good care that their illiteracy is not made a reproach on them. Katharine Fullerton Gerould
[ Care Educational Good Hands Illiteracy Illiterate Largely Legislation Made Nowadays Reproach Take Their Them Will]
Speaker Newt Gingrich has appointed a task force, which I'm on, and over the next couple months the task force is going to try to come up with legislation that does what we're all trying to do. I feel pretty good about the members that are on the task force. Charlie Norwood
[ Appointed Come Couple Does Feel Force Gingrich Going Good Legislation Members Months Newt Next Over Pretty Speaker Task Try Trying Up Which]
I don't believe an Alliance government should sponsor legislation on abortion or a referendum on abortion. Stephen Harper
[ Abortion Alliance Believe Government Legislation Referendum Should Sponsor]
Regardless of my legislation, spending has to be stopped. Gary Johnson
[ Legislation Regardless Spending Stopped]
The political status legislation which emerged in Congress in 1990 and 1991 did not receive the support needed for enactment into law during my tenure as Attorney General. Dick Thornburgh
[ Attorney Congress Did During Emerged Enactment General Into Law Legislation Needed Political Receive Status Support Tenure Which]
This week I was proud to join with my colleagues to help pass two important, common-sense pieces of legislation that will limit the frivolous lawsuits by trial attorneys and personal injury lawyers that clog our courts and hurt our small businesses. Bob Ney
[ Attorneys Businesses Clog Colleagues Common-Sense Courts Frivolous Help Hurt Important Injury Join Lawsuits Lawyers Legislation Limit Our Pass Personal Pieces Proud Small Trial Two Week Will]
New legislation has just been adopted by the International Labour Organization on the Worst Forms of Child Labor, such as bonded labour, prostitution and hazardous work. Carol Bellamy
[ Adopted Been Bonded Child Forms Hazardous International Just Labor Labour Legislation New Organization Such Work Worst]
Legislation can neither be wise nor just which seeks the welfare of a single interest at the expense and to the injury of many and varied interests. Andrew Johnson
[ Expense Injury Interest Interests Just Legislation Many Neither Nor Seeks Single Varied Welfare Which Wise]
It is a rare piece of legislation indeed where there is so much agreement about the goals. Mike Pence
[ Agreement Goals Indeed Legislation Much Piece Rare Where]
People in Eastern Washington should be confident in knowing that the government will not come and seize their property or farm land. Legislation is needed to correct this decision and restore the principle of having limited government involvement. Cathy McMorris
[ Come Confident Correct Decision Eastern Farm Government Having Involvement Knowing Land Legislation Limited Needed Principle Property Restore Seize Should Their Washington Will]
The Bush administration and Congressional Republicans have failed to bring up comprehensive energy reform or any piece of legislation for that matter that would lower gas prices, opting instead to give massive subsidies to the oil and gas industry. Rosa DeLauro
[ Administration Any Bring Bush Comprehensive Congressional Energy Failed Gas Give Industry Instead Legislation Lower Massive Matter Oil Piece Prices Reform Republicans Subsidies Up Would]
Legislation passed in the aftermath of September 11, 2001 enhanced our intelligence capabilities and strengthened our national defense, but until now our nation's immigration policies have not adapted to the needs of a post-September 11th world. Chris Chocola
[ Adapted Aftermath Capabilities Defense Enhanced Immigration Intelligence Legislation Nation National Needs Now Our Passed Policies Post-September September Strengthened Until World]
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]
All the legislation in the world will not abolish kissing. Elinor Glyn
[ Abolish Kissing Legislation Will World]
Once you attempt legislation upon religious grounds, you open the way for every kind of intolerance and religious persecution. William Butler Yeats
[ Attempt Every Grounds Intolerance Kind Legislation Once Open Persecution Religious Upon Way]
Rather than showing themselves to be an ally to the middle class by ending the AMT or repealing it for years to come, my Republican colleagues refused to include it in today's legislation and America's middle class will surely suffer that choice greatly. Ellen Tauscher
[ Ally America Choice Class Colleagues Come Ending Greatly Include Legislation Middle Rather Refused Repealing Republican Showing Suffer Surely Than Themselves Today Will Years]
My biggest fight has been between those who wanted to do something incremental and those who wanted to do something comprehensive. We won that fight, and once we kick through this door, there'll be more legislation to follow. Nancy Pelosi
[ Been Between Biggest Comprehensive Door Fight Follow Incremental Kick Legislation More Once Something Those Through Wanted Won]
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]
Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech because we forget that all speech is a classification, and that all classifications are oppressive. Roland Barthes
[ Because Classification Code Forget Language Legislation Oppressive Power See Speech Which]
The first legislation that I produced relating to the Internet was a bill to overturn a restriction inside of the law that prohibited the Internet backbone from being used for anything other than research and scientific and educational communication. Rick Boucher
[ Anything Backbone Being Bill Communication Educational First Inside Internet Law Legislation Other Overturn Produced Prohibited Relating Research Restriction Scientific Than Used]
As the 109th Congress continues to debate legislation that will affect the lives of immigrants, it is important for us to remember that we are a nation of immigrants. Jose Serrano
[ Affect Congress Continues Debate Immigrants Important Legislation Lives Nation Remember Us Will]
Rather than waiting to restore fiscal responsibility after we pass legislation, we must work to ensure we remain committed to it as we draft legislation. Gary Miller
[ After Committed Draft Ensure Fiscal Legislation Must Pass Rather Remain Responsibility Restore Than Waiting Work]
Even in November 1938, after five years of anti-Semitic legislation and persecution, they still owned, according to the Times correspondent in Berlin, something like a third of the real property in the Reich. Arthur Bryant
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I think some combined pressure could go a long way, could establish the fact that this legislation did pass and we mean business by it. We mean to have it enforced, we mean to have it become effective. Major Owens
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This year I hope to introduce legislation that would require Power Administrations to list direct and indirect costs associated with ESA compliance as a line item on customer's power bills. Cathy McMorris
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In vain shall Great Britain confer upon her colonies the free government and liberal principles of legislation, for which she is distinguished, if she do not carry with her the revelations of God. John Strachan
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Illinois then had no legislation providing compensation for accident or disease caused by occupation. Alice Hamilton
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In the underlying bill, I think the authors of the legislation, those in support of it, understand the use of the Mississippi River. Yes, there is commercial navigation on it, and there will be tomorrow. Ron Kind
[ Authors Bill Commercial Legislation Mississippi Navigation River Support Think Those Tomorrow Underlying Understand Use Will Yes]
Congress and the White House are working out their scheme for pushing through a healthcare 'reform' bill that has more pages than the U.S. Constitution has words. I guarantee you that not a single member of the House or Senate has a complete understanding of that legislation any more than they understood all the implications of the USA PATRIOT Act back in 2001. Butch Otter
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Well, I think the best thing we can do for the short term is move good energy legislation through to the Congress; I'm encouraged that there's some prospect for that now. John W. Snow
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The rule of law should be upheld by all political parties. They should neither advise others to break the law, nor encourage others to do so even when they strongly disagree with the legislation put forward by the government of the day. James Callaghan
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Up until, really, Roosevelt, African-Americans largely voted ninety per cent Republican. That was the political origins, that's what their political voice was in the Republican party. During that history, that last sixty or seventy years of history, the Republican party effectively walked away from the community. They were afraid to really embrace civil rights even though they embraced civil rights legislation. And so it's not enough to just to put it on paper, you gotta actually show up and be in the community, and understand what that struggle was really about. Michael Steele
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This legislation confronts the human truth that the need for clean water knows no borders, and proper management and intervention can be a currency for peace and international cooperation. Bill Frist
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Republicans are pushing legislation forward that will improve the effectiveness of and bring more accountability to U.S. foreign assistance around the world and bring democracy even further into the light. Virginia Foxx
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For too long, opponents of the PATRIOT Act have transformed this law into a grossly distorted caricature that bears no relation to the legislation itself. Jim Sensenbrenner
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I'll sign anything except bad legislation. Kinky Friedman
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A good compromise, a good piece of legislation, is like a good sentence; or a good piece of music. Everybody can recognize it. They say, 'Huh. It works. It makes sense.' Barack Obama
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