Quotations that match 'rural'.

History suggests that attempts to privatize Medicare by relying on private companies to offer Medicare benefits in rural America simply will not work. Bennie Thompson
[ America Attempts Benefits Companies History Medicare Offer Private Privatize Relying Rural Simply Suggests Will Work]
Programs that pay farmers not to farm often devastate rural areas. The reductions hurt everyone from fertilizer companies to tractor salesmen. Dick Armey
[ Areas Companies Devastate Everyone Farm Farmers Fertilizer Hurt Often Pay Programs Reductions Rural Tractor]
Poverty, to be picturesque, should be rural. Suburban misery is as hideous as it is pitiable. Anthony Trollope
[ Hideous Misery Picturesque Pitiable Poverty Rural Should Suburban]
Geographically, Ireland is a medium-sized rural island that is slowly but steadily being consumed by sheep. Dave Barry
[ Being Consumed Geographically Ireland Island Medium-Sized Rural Sheep Slowly Steadily]
People don't understand rural America. Sixteen percent of our population is rural, but 40 percent of our military is rural. I don't believe that's because of a lack of opportunity in rural America. I believe that's because if you grow up in rural America, you know you can't just keep taking from the land. You've got to give something back. Tom Vilsack
[ America Back Because Believe Give Got Grow Just Keep Know Lack Land Military Opportunity Our Percent Population Rural Sixteen Something Taking Understand Up]
Offhand, the only North American writers I can think of who have come from a background of rural poverty and gone on to write about it have been Negroes. Alden Nowlan
[ American Background Been Come Gone Negroes North Offhand Only Poverty Rural Think Write Writers]
But, also, before I even go on the Medicare prescription drug debate, I always tell the folks in rural Illinois, and I represent 30 counties south of Springfield down to Indiana and Kentucky, that in this bill is the best rural package for hospitals ever passed. John Shimkus
[ Also Always Before Best Bill Counties Debate Down Even Ever Folks Go Hospitals Illinois Indiana Kentucky Medicare Package Passed Prescription Represent Rural South Springfield Tell]
Many health care providers, particularly physicians in rural and urban areas, are leaving the Government programs because of inadequate reimbursement rates. Ron Wyden
[ Areas Because Care Government Health Inadequate Leaving Many Particularly Physicians Programs Providers Rates Rural Urban]
There is a tone of morality throughout the rural districts of England, which is unhappily wanting in the large towns and the centres of particular manufactures. Henry Mayhew
[ Centres Districts England Large Manufactures Morality Particular Rural Throughout Tone Towns Unhappily Wanting Which]
Meth is a major problem not only in our urban areas, but in most of the rural areas of Colorado. No region has been immune from this scourge and it is getting larger. Ken Salazar
[ Areas Been Colorado Getting Immune Larger Major Most Only Our Problem Region Rural Scourge Urban]
Taking the entire globe, if North America and Western Europe can be called the 'cities of the world', then Asia, Africa and Latin America constitute 'the rural areas of the world'. Lin Biao
[ Africa America Areas Asia Called Cities Constitute Entire Europe Globe Latin North Rural Taking Then Western World]
In providing this $5,000 tax credit for those purchasing rural homes, we're offering an important incentive to encourage people to live in smaller communities - and perhaps even stay in a community they might be considering leaving. John M. McHugh
[ Communities Community Considering Credit Encourage Even Homes Important Incentive Leaving Live Might Offering Perhaps Providing Purchasing Rural Smaller Stay Tax Those]
Cities all over the world are getting bigger as more and more people move from rural to urban sites, but that has created enormous problems with respect to environmental pollution and the general quality of life. Alan Dundes
[ Bigger Cities Created Enormous Environmental General Getting Life More Move Over Pollution Problems Quality Respect Rural Sites Urban World]
It is common for rural hospitals and nursing homes to operate as a single unit in order to take advantage of savings related to cost-sharing of some services and staff. Rick Renzi
[ Advantage Common Homes Hospitals Nursing Operate Order Related Rural Savings Services Single Some Staff Take Unit]
Now back in those days, to become a rural mail carrier you had to be approved by congress. Betty Hill
[ Approved Back Become Carrier Congress Days Had Mail Now Rural Those]
Well not really to get attention, but to entertain, but you know to show some elements of rural life as well, it kind of blended all in, its kind of like a mockery in a sense, kind of stab back at people that have those stereotypical ideas of the south. Bubba Sparxxx
[ Attention Back Blended Elements Entertain Get Ideas Kind Know Life Mockery Really Rural Sense Show Some South Stab Stereotypical Those Well]
It's hard to believe President George Bush gave a speech in New Orleans about disaster recovery and failed to mention the word 'farm' or the word 'rural.' Jim Hightower
[ Believe Bush Disaster Failed Farm Gave George Hard Mention New Orleans President Recovery Rural Speech Word]
I belong to the generation of workers who, born in the villages and hamlets of rural Poland, had the opportunity to acquire education and find employment in industry, becoming in the course conscious of their rights and importance in society. Lech Walesa
[ Acquire Becoming Belong Born Conscious Course Education Employment Find Generation Had Hamlets Importance Industry Opportunity Poland Rights Rural Society Their Villages Workers]
We must do all we can to reduce congestion in our urban areas and increase access and mobility in our rural areas, and this extra funding will help us get there. John Warner
[ Access Areas Congestion Extra Funding Get Help Increase Mobility Must Our Reduce Rural Urban Us Will]
Rather than squander the surplus on tax breaks for the rich, we should add a prescription drug benefit to the Medicare program, shore up Social Security, fortify our defense, provide a quality public education and offer economic assistance to rural areas. Bennie Thompson
[ Add Areas Assistance Benefit Breaks Defense Economic Education Fortify Medicare Offer Our Prescription Program Provide Public Quality Rather Rich Rural Security Shore Should Social Squander Surplus Tax Than Up]
A common misconception is that the costs of health care are cheaper in rural America, when in fact the reality is that they are more expensive and more difficult to access. Blanche Lincoln
[ Access America Care Cheaper Common Costs Difficult Expensive Fact Health Misconception More Reality Rural]
I lived a normal life for a number of years. I had kids. I lived up on a farm in Gloucestershire in rural England, and just kind of got back to reality again. Roger Andrew Taylor
[ Again Back England Farm Got Had Just Kids Kind Life Lived Normal Number Reality Rural Up Years]
An energy tax punishes senior citizens, it punishes rural Americans, if you use electricity it punishes you. This bill will increase your cost of living and may kill your job. Newt Gingrich
[ Americans Bill Citizens Cost Electricity Energy Increase Job Kill Living May Punishes Rural Senior Tax Use Will Your]
It's rural America. It's where I came from. We always refer to ourselves as real America. Rural America, real America, real, real, America. Dan Quayle
[ Always America Came Ourselves Real Refer Rural Where]
I think maybe the rural influence in my life helped me in a sense, of knowing how to get close to people and talk to them and get my work done. Gordon Parks
[ Close Done Get Helped How Influence Knowing Life Maybe Rural Sense Talk Them Think Work]
And so I love films that are kind of rural in atmosphere. And you know, it's just a nice place to be day after day. All be it, it can be hard, it can be hard work. You can get hot. Keith Carradine
[ After Atmosphere Day Films Get Hard Hot Just Kind Know Love Nice Place Rural Work]
Patenting and purchase of lands are absolutely vital to the health of Nevada's rural communities. Jim Gibbons
[ Absolutely Communities Health Lands Nevada Purchase Rural Vital]
I think the extent to which I have any balance at all, any mental balance, is because of being a farm kid and being raised in those isolated rural areas. James Earl Jones
[ Any Areas Balance Because Being Extent Farm Isolated Kid Mental Raised Rural Think Those Which]
I don't know if it matters what country you're from, size of the city you're from, urban or rural, there are people that are hurting each other everywhere. Judd Nelson
[ City Country Each Everywhere Hurting Know Matters Other Rural Size Urban]
Democrats have laid out a program that, if adopted, would make us independent of Middle Eastern oil in ten years, and create a new economy especially for those in rural America. Our program invests in clean energy alternatives and provides energy assistance for those in need. Jim Clyburn
[ Adopted Alternatives America Assistance Clean Create Democrats Eastern Economy Energy Especially Independent Invests Laid Make Middle Need New Oil Our Out Program Provides Rural Ten Those Us Would Years]
Rural American families who depend on firewood to heat their homes will be hit just as hard as those who use oil and natural gas. Richard Pombo
[ American Depend Families Gas Hard Heat Hit Homes Just Natural Oil Rural Their Those Use Will]
However, if we examine the Canadian scene closely enough, we can see signs of this physical and spiritual rot settling into a number of our Canadian urban centres with a troubling spill-over into many of our more rural areas. Alex Campbell
[ Areas Canadian Centres Closely Enough Examine However Into Many More Number Our Physical Rot Rural Scene See Settling Signs Spiritual Troubling Urban]
The H-1B visa program which helps sustain our rapidly growing economy and also helps meet the health care needs of families living in rural New Mexico. Heather Wilson
[ Also Care Economy Families Growing Health Helps Living Meet Mexico Needs New Our Program Rapidly Rural Sustain Visa Which]
The simplicity and uniformity of rural occupations, and their incessant practice, preclude any anxieties and agitations of hope and fear, to which employments of a more precarious and casual nature are subject. William Falconer
[ Agitations Anxieties Any Casual Employments Fear Hope Incessant More Nature Occupations Practice Precarious Preclude Rural Simplicity Subject Their Uniformity Which]
The openness of rural Nebraska certainly influenced me. That openness, in a way, fosters the imagination. But growing up, Lincoln wasn't a small town. It was a college town. It had record stores and was a liberal place. Matthew Sweet
[ Certainly College Fosters Growing Had Imagination Influenced Liberal Lincoln Nebraska Openness Place Record Rural Small Stores Town Up Way]
They wanted to make her less rural, less of a cartoon. Not that Southern woman are cartoonish - they're the strongest women in this country, but with Val they wanted to take the stereotypical things out. Joan Van Ark
[ Cartoon Cartoonish Country Her Less Make Out Rural Southern Stereotypical Strongest Take Things Val Wanted Woman Women]
And I was lucky enough to have teachers that really, really looked out for me and really encouraged all that. And in rural Louisiana, that was a rare thing back then. William Joyce
[ Back Encouraged Enough Looked Louisiana Lucky Out Rare Really Rural Teachers Then Thing]
My district includes the two urban centers of Charlotte and Fayetteville, as well as large rural areas. Obviously, these diverse segments of North Carolina require different approaches to meeting current and future transportation demands. Robin Hayes
[ Approaches Areas Carolina Centers Charlotte Current Demands Different District Diverse Future Includes Large Meeting North Obviously Require Rural Segments These Transportation Two Urban Well]
For my part, I make this pledge to all of you: The politics of division, of pitting east against west, urban versus rural, region against region, and people against people will have no place in my Administration. Edward G. Rendell
[ Administration Against Division East Make Part Pitting Place Pledge Politics Region Rural Urban Versus West Will]
As much as I converse with sages and heroes, they have very little of my love and admiration. I long for rural and domestic scene, for the warbling of birds and the prattling of my children. John Adams
[ Admiration Birds Children Converse Domestic Heroes Little Long Love Much Rural Sages Scene Very]
As one of the voices of rural New Yorkers in Congress, I am committed to supporting efforts such as these that will make a real impact in people's lives. John M. McHugh
[ Am Committed Congress Efforts Impact Lives Make New Real Rural Such Supporting These Voices Will Yorkers]
I grew up in conservative rural Kansas in the 1950s when it was expected that girls would not have a life outside the home, so educating them was a waste of time. Sara Paretsky
[ Conservative Educating Expected Girls Grew Home Kansas Life Outside Rural Them Time Up Waste Would]
All of my work is based on nature. I grew up in a rural environment and living in the Bay Area allows for immediate access to wonderful natural environs. Basically nature is my Genus Loci, or the place where my spirit resides. Judith Anderson
[ Access Allows Area Based Basically Bay Environment Genus Grew Immediate Living Natural Nature Place Resides Rural Spirit Up Where Wonderful Work]
My parents were born in Norfolk and spent their early years working in the big houses of that rural English county, my mother as a cook and my father as a handyman and chauffeur. Paul Nurse
[ Big Born Cook County Early English Father Houses Mother Norfolk Parents Rural Spent Their Were Working Years]
Rural towns aren't always idyllic. It's easy to feel trapped and be aware of social hypocrisy. Bill Pullman
[ Always Aware Easy Feel Hypocrisy Idyllic Rural Social Towns Trapped]
Members of the Academy are mostly urban people. We are an urban nation. We are not a rural nation. It's not easy even to get a rural story made. Larry McMurtry
[ Academy Easy Even Get Made Members Mostly Nation Rural Story Urban]
For this reason, it is essential that our Nation's rural transportation professionals be provided with the necessary tools and support to promote and showcase the value, benefits, and accomplishments of rural transportation planning and development. Kit Bond
[ Accomplishments Benefits Development Essential Nation Necessary Our Planning Professionals Promote Provided Reason Rural Showcase Support Tools Transportation Value]
My agent tells me I am drawing the largest salary ever paid in the halls of England. Wonderful, isn't it? for a quiet, rural gardener like myself. Lillie Langtry
[ Agent Am Drawing England Ever Gardener Halls Largest Myself Paid Quiet Rural Salary Tells Wonderful]
Medicare debates in Congress should result in better Medicare benefits for all our nation's seniors. We're not asking for special treatment for rural America, just a fair deal. Bennie Thompson
[ America Asking Benefits Better Congress Deal Debates Fair Just Medicare Nation Our Result Rural Seniors Should Special Treatment]
I took it upon myself to paint a better picture of rural life and what it is all about. Bubba Sparxxx
[ Better Life Myself Paint Picture Rural Took Upon]
The use of methamphetamines has become pervasive in our country, and especially in rural areas. Collin C. Peterson
[ Areas Become Country Especially Our Pervasive Rural Use]
Neither Western donor countries like the U.S. nor poor recipients like Cameroon care much about Africans who are poor, rural and female. Nicholas D. Kristof
[ Africans Cameroon Care Countries Donor Female Much Neither Nor Poor Recipients Rural Western]