Quotations that match 'repeal'.

If they understand, which I believe they really are sensing, that the alternative the Republicans have been offering is to repeal what we've done, to go back to Bush policies - and if you asked the public what would you prefer, Bush economic policies or Obama economic policies, they take and prefer Obama economic policies. Carl Levin
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I was losing interest in politics, when the repeal of the Missouri Compromise aroused me again. What I have done since then is pretty well known. Abraham Lincoln
[ Again Aroused Compromise Done Interest Known Losing Missouri Politics Pretty Repeal Since Then Well]
Look, I think by the time my case was over and other ones, everybody on both sides of the aisle in Congress said we can't run a government by this kind of process and they repealed the law and that's good. Bruce Babbitt
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The death tax should be completely and permanently repealed now in order to make the Tax Code fairer and simpler and to eliminate the harmful drag this tax has on the economy. Kit Bond
[ Code Completely Death Drag Economy Eliminate Fairer Harmful Make Now Order Permanently Repealed Should Simpler Tax]
Feminism is doomed to failure because it is based on an attempt to repeal and restructure human nature. Phyllis Schlafly
[ Attempt Based Because Doomed Failure Feminism Human Nature Repeal Restructure]
Just as the process of repealing national alcohol prohibition began with individual states repealing their own prohibition laws, so individual states must now take the initiative with respect to repealing marijuana prohibition laws. George Soros
[ Alcohol Began Individual Initiative Just Laws Must National Now Own Process Prohibition Repealing Respect States Take Their]
The time has come to repeal 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell.' It is the right thing to do. Every American should have the opportunity to serve their country, regardless of race, sex, creed, or sexual orientation. Diane Feinstein
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The law of the Creator, which invests every human being with an inalienable title to freedom, cannot be repealed by any interior law which asserts that man is property. Salmon P. Chase
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There are no good laws but such as repeal other laws. Andrew Johnson
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Unless we repeal the illegal Byrd amendment, American exports will be vulnerable to retaliation, and the U.S. will continue to face a difficult task convincing other countries to make their laws comply with international rules. Jim Ramstad
[ Amendment American Comply Continue Convincing Countries Difficult Exports Face Illegal International Laws Make Other Repeal Retaliation Rules Task Their Unless Vulnerable Will]
With my support, the House of Representatives recently voted to permanently repeal the death tax so that family farms and businesses can be passed down to children and grandchildren. Doc Hastings
[ Businesses Children Death Down Family Farms Grandchildren House Passed Permanently Recently Repeal Representatives Support Tax Voted]
It's time we permanently repeal the tax on possessions that people leave to their children. Bill Nelson
[ Children Leave Permanently Possessions Repeal Tax Their Time]
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
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He has called for a repeal of the Fifth Amendment as it affects the right of private property. Dixie Lee Ray
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The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly. Abraham Lincoln
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It is day after day in this institution, borrow money, run up the debt, run up the deficits and then with a straight face say, we are going to repeal a tax that affects 1 percent of the American people, just 1 percent of the American people. Richard Neal
[ Affects After American Borrow Day Debt Deficits Face Going Institution Just Money Percent Repeal Run Say Straight Tax Then Up]
Now is not the time to compromise on the economy. Instead, we should be doing everything in our power to support long-term economic growth. Permanent repeal of the death tax will mean more high-quality, high-paying jobs for Americans. Todd Tiahrt
[ Americans Compromise Death Doing Economic Economy Everything Growth High-Quality Instead Jobs Long-Term Mean More Now Our Permanent Power Repeal Should Support Tax Time Will]
Every American, regardless of their background, has the right to live free of unwarranted government intrusion. Repealing the worst provisions of the Patriot Act will reign in this gross abuse of power and restore to everyone our basic Constitutional rights. Pete Stark
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The fact is, if our primary legislative goals are to repeal and replace the health spending bill; to end the bailouts; cut spending; and shrink the size and scope of government, the only way to do all these things it is to put someone in the White House who won't veto any of these things. Mitch McConnell
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We know well enough that if we repeal this law and give nothing for it, the people of this country will regard it as a total demonetization of silver, which it will be, so far as this Congress is concerned, without any question. Richard Parks Bland
[ Any Concerned Congress Country Enough Far Give Know Law Nothing Question Regard Repeal Silver Total Well Which Will Without]
On 'don't ask, don't tell' I was always the same. I said we needed a complete review of the impact on morale and battle effectiveness of 'don't ask, don't tell' before we repeal it. That's my position now. Now they're trying to ram through a repeal without a - any kind of really realistic survey done. John McCain
[ Always Any Ask Battle Before Complete Done Effectiveness Impact Kind Morale Needed Now Position Ram Realistic Really Repeal Review Said Same Survey Tell Through Trying Without]
If we repealed all the laws of the world marriage would still exist. Tom McClintock
[ Exist Laws Marriage Repealed Still World Would]
Congress must also enact pro-growth policies that encourage the economy to expand: like making tax relief permanent and repealing the death tax. Michael Steele
[ Also Congress Death Economy Enact Encourage Expand Making Must Permanent Policies Pro-Growth Relief Repealing Tax]
Voters did say 'repeal health care,' they did say 'reduce the size of government.' But not a single one of them from the tea party or anywhere said 'give tax breaks to the wealthiest.' Charles Schumer
[ Anywhere Breaks Care Did Give Government Health Party Reduce Repeal Said Say Single Size Tax Tea Them Voters Wealthiest]
I opposed the Defense of Marriage Act in 1996. It should be repealed and I will vote for its repeal on the Senate floor. I will also oppose any proposal to amend the U.S. Constitution to ban gays and lesbians from marrying. Barack Obama
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It is easy to talk about tax simplification, and we all know it is very difficult to accomplish; but for the last three Congresses, I have offered a tax simplification bill that would include a paid-for repeal of alternative minimum tax. Richard Neal
[ Accomplish Alternative Bill Congresses Difficult Easy Include Know Last Minimum Offered Repeal Simplification Talk Tax Three Very Would]
Every so often, we pass laws repealing human nature. Howard Lindsay
[ Every Human Laws Nature Often Pass Repealing]
I think that, on the reconciliation issue, if they had the votes, we wouldn't have had the summit. And if they try to go through reconciliation, it will be a change in semantics. Instead of the American people saying 'stop the bill' or 'kill the bill,' it's all going to be about repealing the bill. That's not the kind of discussion that they want. Marsha Blackburn
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The repeal of racist language in the Constitution of Alabama was and still is a necessary step in the state's ability to progress. Artur Davis
[ Ability Alabama Constitution Language Necessary Progress Repeal State Step Still]
I know no method to secure the repeal of bad or obnoxious laws so effective as their stringent execution. Ulysses S. Grant
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Violent crime is a solved problem - all they have to do is repeal the laws that keep those intelligent, capable, and responsible men and women from arming themselves, and violent crime evaporates like dry ice on a hot summer day. L. Neil Smith
[ Capable Crime Day Dry Evaporates Hot Ice Intelligent Keep Laws Men Problem Repeal Responsible Solved Summer Themselves Those Violent Women]
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]
Start with the idea that you can't repeal the laws of economics. Even if they are inconvenient. Larry Summers
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