Quotations that match 'troops'.

As I said a moment ago, there is no higher priority in our budget, or certainly in the budgets of the past few years, than providing for what is needed for the protection and security of our country and support of our troops. Jim Ryun
[ Ago Budget Budgets Certainly Country Few Higher Moment Needed Our Past Priority Protection Providing Said Security Support Than Troops Years]
I sent American troops to Iraq to make its people free, not to make them American. Iraqis will write their own history and find their own way. George W. Bush
[ American Find Free History Iraq Iraqis Make Own Sent Their Them Troops Way Will Write]
Has there ever been a more revealing moment this year? Let me just put this in fairly simple terms: Al Jazeera now broadcasts the words of Senator Durbin to the Mideast, certainly putting our troops in greater danger. No more needs to be said about the motives of liberals. Karl Rove
[ Al Been Broadcasts Certainly Danger Ever Fairly Greater Just Liberals Mideast Moment More Motives Needs Now Our Put Putting Revealing Said Senator Simple Terms Troops Words Year]
I believe sincerely that we should bring in U.N. peacekeepers and bring our troops home. Dennis Kucinich
[ Believe Bring Home Our Should Sincerely Troops]
Besides if people really want to support the troops they would vote democrat. David Cross
[ Besides Democrat Really Support Troops Vote Want Would]
In the Armed Services Committee, we endeavored to put forth proposals that would help alleviate some of that stress, both for the troops and for their families. John M. McHugh
[ Alleviate Armed Both Committee Endeavored Families Forth Help Proposals Put Services Some Stress Their Troops Would]
An apology for the actions of some troops who, of course, are not representative of the majority of the armed forces here, I think that would have been useful and it would have helped to some extent. Adnan Pachachi
[ Actions Apology Armed Been Course Extent Forces Helped Here Majority Representative Some Think Troops Useful Would]
Supporting the troops has got to mean more than bumper stickers on pickup trucks, my friends. We need to give them what they need. Solomon Ortiz
[ Bumper Friends Give Got Mean More Need Pickup Stickers Supporting Than Them Troops Trucks]
We must remain steadfast in our commitment to our troops, and to those fighting for a free and democratic Iraq because freedom makes our country and the world a safer place. Chris Chocola
[ Because Commitment Country Democratic Fighting Free Freedom Iraq Makes Must Our Place Remain Safer Steadfast Those Troops World]
We must support initiatives that provide clear, concrete measures and milestones that our troops need for defeating the insurgency, building up Iraqi security forces, and handing over Iraq to the Iraqi people. Sherrod Brown
[ Building Clear Concrete Defeating Forces Handing Initiatives Insurgency Iraq Iraqi Measures Milestones Must Need Our Over Provide Security Support Troops Up]
No matter how many troops we have in place or how long they stay, we cannot impose a parliamentary democracy there any more than the insurgents can impose a theocracy. Nick Clooney
[ Any Cannot Democracy How Impose Insurgents Long Many Matter More Parliamentary Place Stay Than Theocracy Troops]
We have the Troops to Teachers program, which encourages retired military individuals to go into teaching. Ralph Regula
[ Encourages Go Individuals Into Military Program Retired Teachers Teaching Troops Which]
In the event of fire in any of the public buildings troops would be of vast service in the protection of public property, and should insurrection break out the protection of life and property would be more safe guarded by our company of regulars, than by the whole City. Thomas L. Smith
[ Any Break Buildings City Company Event Fire Guarded Insurrection Life More Our Out Property Protection Public Regulars Safe Service Should Than Troops Vast Whole Would]
It's very unlikely that we're going to send more troops to Iraq. We are going to have to train the Iraqis faster and harder. Richard Lugar
[ Faster Going Harder Iraq Iraqis More Send Train Troops Unlikely Very]
We take our international responsibilities very seriously and will not withdraw our troops from Iraq... Otherwise, the victims of terror in Madrid will have died in vain. Marek Belka
[ Died International Iraq Madrid Otherwise Our Responsibilities Seriously Take Terror Troops Vain Very Victims Will Withdraw]
Americans simply ask for, not just Democrats in the House but also the Senate has asked the President for a clear plan as it relates to dealing with the issue of Iraq and our troops and making sure that we can bring families together in the very near future. Kendrick Meek
[ Also Americans Ask Asked Bring Clear Dealing Democrats Families Future House Iraq Issue Just Making Near Our Plan President Relates Senate Simply Sure Together Troops Very]
No one ever said that fighting the war against terrorism and defending our homeland would be easy. So let's support our troops, law enforcement workers, and our mission to keep our nation and our children safe in the days and years to come. Judy Biggert
[ Against Children Come Days Defending Easy Enforcement Ever Fighting Homeland Keep Law Mission Nation Our Safe Said Support Terrorism Troops War Workers Would Years]
A little before noon I sent orders to all my batteries to open fire through the streets or at any points where the troops were seen about the city, as a diversion in favor of Jackson. James Longstreet
[ Any Batteries Before City Diversion Favor Fire Jackson Little Noon Open Orders Points Seen Sent Streets Through Troops Were Where]
A handful of men, inured to war, proceed to certain victory, while on the contrary, numerous armies of raw and undisciplined troops are but multitudes of men dragged to the slaughter. Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus
[ Armies Certain Contrary Dragged Handful Inured Men Multitudes Numerous Proceed Raw Slaughter Troops Undisciplined Victory War While]
We must continue, however, to send a strong message of resolve to the people of Iraq, to our troops, to our coalition partners, and to the rest of the world that we, the United States of America, will stay the course and get the job done. John Warner
[ America Coalition Continue Course Done Get However Iraq Job Message Must Our Partners Resolve Rest Send States Stay Strong Troops United Will World]
We are ever mindful the risks our troops face every day and the sacrifices made by the families and the communities that support them as those who have been removed from power seek to delay their inevitable defeat. John Warner
[ Been Communities Day Defeat Delay Ever Every Face Families Inevitable Made Mindful Our Power Removed Risks Sacrifices Seek Support Their Them Those Troops]
Since the Pentagon underestimated the number of troops required after the end of hostilities, we were not prepared to prevent looting or to guard hundreds of weapons dumps spread throughout the country. John Spratt
[ After Country Dumps End Guard Hostilities Hundreds Looting Number Pentagon Prepared Prevent Required Since Spread Throughout Troops Underestimated Weapons Were]
Praying can make a difference, and it is up to all of us to try that, with faith, and see if it will not support these admirable troops, their spouses, and their families. Michael Enzi
[ Admirable Difference Faith Families Make Praying See Spouses Support Their These Troops Try Up Us Will]
I shall begin my march for Camp tomorrow morning. It was not in my power to move until I could procure shoes for the troops almost barefoot. Anthony Wayne
[ Almost Barefoot Begin Camp Could March Morning Move Power Procure Shall Shoes Tomorrow Troops Until]
The Hungarian ministry begged the king earnestly to issue orders to all troops and commanders of fortresses in Hungary, enjoining fidelity to the Constitution, and obedience to the ministers of Hungary. Lajos Kossuth
[ Begged Commanders Constitution Earnestly Fidelity Hungarian Hungary Issue King Ministers Ministry Obedience Orders Troops]
I'm going to vote in support of the president of the United States in keeping the troops in Iraq until the president and our military is convinced that the mission is complete. John Culberson
[ Complete Convinced Going Iraq Keeping Military Mission Our President States Support Troops United Until Vote]
Tonight, I concurred with President Bush when he stated that the decisions on future involvement of U.S. troops in Iraq should be left to the Pentagon and not politicians in Washington. Howard Coble
[ Bush Decisions Future Involvement Iraq Left Pentagon Politicians President Should Stated Tonight Troops Washington]
I think in national security, the war in Iraq is troublesome and a difficult challenge, but our troops and the military leaders we have are managing that situation, although it continues to be very risky and very dangerous. Thad Cochran
[ Although Challenge Continues Dangerous Difficult Iraq Leaders Managing Military National Our Risky Security Situation Think Troops Troublesome Very War]
Military troops were withdrawn from Chechnya on Dec. 31, 1996. Akhmad Kadyrov
[ Chechnya Dec Military Troops Were Withdrawn]
I have seen and endured the sufferings of the troops, and I can no longer be a party to prolong these sufferings for ends which I believe to be evil and unjust. Siegfried Sassoon
[ Believe Ends Endured Evil Longer Party Prolong Seen Sufferings These Troops Unjust Which]
I also know that there are a lot of people around the United States who want my husband to win and who are for him and who support our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. And I feel good about those people, too. Laura Bush
[ Afghanistan Also Around Feel Good Him Husband Iraq Know Lot Our States Support Those Too Troops United Want Win]
Any Congressional agreement of an arbitrary time table to bring our troops home before we have accomplished our mission is unacceptable and could potentially increase the risk to our soldiers. James T. Walsh
[ Accomplished Agreement Any Arbitrary Before Bring Congressional Could Home Increase Mission Our Potentially Risk Soldiers Table Time Troops Unacceptable]
It is time we had a defense budget that lives within its means, accounts for what is truly required in Iraq and provides the best possible support for all our troops. Pete Stark
[ Accounts Best Budget Defense Had Iraq Lives Means Our Possible Provides Required Support Time Troops Truly Within]
1 month ago the American people stopped to remember the third anniversary of the beginning of the Iraq war. We thought first and foremost of the selflessness, patriotism and heroism by our troops, our National Guard and Reserves. Rosa DeLauro
[ Ago American Anniversary Beginning First Foremost Guard Heroism Iraq Month National Our Patriotism Remember Reserves Selflessness Stopped Third Thought Troops War]
For if the Germans do not help defend the West, American and Canadian troops must cross the seas to do the job, and I venture to believe that the troops - if not the statesmen - regard this as an interference at least in their own domestic affairs. Arthur H. Sulzberger
[ Affairs American Believe Canadian Cross Defend Domestic Germans Help Interference Job Least Must Own Regard Seas Statesmen Their Troops Venture West]
Before the trip began we mapped out three primary goals: 1) to see and meet with our American troops, and thank them for their bravery and sacrifice; 2) to assess the security situation in Iraq; and 3) to give our support to Iraq's national unity government. John Boehner
[ American Assess Before Began Bravery Give Goals Government Iraq Mapped Meet National Our Out Primary Sacrifice Security See Situation Support Thank Their Them Three Trip Troops Unity]
Whenever in future wars the battle is fought, armored troops will play the decisive role. Heinz Guderian
[ Armored Battle Decisive Fought Future Play Role Troops Wars Whenever Will]
Well, if the NATO countries don't make more of their troops usable and don't get the equipment to get them fast where the action is, then the organisation will suffer and will increasingly become irrelevant. Lord Robertson
[ Action Become Countries Equipment Fast Get Increasingly Irrelevant Make More Nato Organisation Suffer Their Them Then Troops Usable Well Where Will]
We must either reduce the number of our engagements or increase the number of our troops. Adam Schiff
[ Either Engagements Increase Must Number Our Reduce Troops]
I deplore the need or the use of troops anywhere to get American citizens to obey the orders of constituted courts. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ American Anywhere Citizens Constituted Courts Deplore Get Need Obey Orders Troops Use]
We will be drawing down some troops. If the president wants to try to turn that into the beginning of a success, he actually, I think, has some opportunity. Stuart Rothenberg
[ Actually Beginning Down Drawing Into Opportunity President Some Success Think Troops Try Turn Wants Will]
The presence of American troops is fueling the insurgency in Iraq, as acknowledged by General Casey and numerous other experts, and is helping terrorist recruiters build their numbers across the globe. John Conyers
[ Acknowledged Across American Build Casey Experts General Globe Helping Insurgency Iraq Numbers Numerous Other Presence Terrorist Their Troops]
Maybe John Kerry does not know - but I am happy to explain it to him - that my commitment to withdraw the troops goes back before the tragic, dramatic terrorist attack. Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
[ Am Attack Back Before Commitment Does Dramatic Explain Goes Happy Him John Kerry Know Maybe Terrorist Tragic Troops Withdraw]
The new troops in Iraq need to be Iraqi troops. Mitch McConnell
[ Iraq Iraqi Need New Troops]
While this debate today is a belated effort to inform the American people, it is nevertheless an empty gesture. It is time to admit our mistake in Iraq and begin to bring our troops home with honor. Raul Grijalva
[ Admit American Begin Belated Bring Debate Effort Empty Gesture Home Honor Inform Iraq Mistake Nevertheless Our Time Today Troops While]
For the sake of the troops, for the love of the troops, we must not add yet another casualty to this war. We must not let truth be a casualty of this war. Barbara Boxer
[ Add Another Casualty Love Must Sake Troops Truth War Yet]
I have never met anyone who did not support our troops. Sometimes, however, we hear accusations that someone or some group does not support the men and women serving in our Armed Forces. But this is pure demagoguery, and it is intellectually dishonest. Ron Paul
[ Accusations Anyone Armed Demagoguery Did Dishonest Does Forces Group Hear However Intellectually Men Met Never Our Pure Serving Some Someone Sometimes Support Troops Women]
However one feels about the war in Iraq, realize that our troops deserve our support 100 percent. Ric Keller
[ Deserve Feels However Iraq Our Percent Realize Support Troops War]
The Bush administration works closely with a network of rapid response digital brownshirts who work to pressure reporters and their editors for 'undermining support for our troops.' Al Gore
[ Administration Bush Closely Digital Editors Network Our Pressure Rapid Reporters Response Support Their Troops Undermining Work Works]
We knew shortly after the war that our troops were becoming ill. Christopher Shays
[ After Becoming Ill Knew Our Shortly Troops War Were]
Conventional wisdom holds that setting a timetable for getting American troops out of Iraq would be a mistake. Nick Clooney
[ American Conventional Getting Holds Iraq Mistake Out Setting Timetable Troops Wisdom Would]
A few regular troops from old France, weakened by hunger and sickness, who, when fresh, were unable to withstand the British soldiers, are their general's chief dependence. James Wolfe
[ British Chief Dependence Few France Fresh General Hunger Old Regular Sickness Soldiers Their Troops Unable Weakened Were Withstand]
Our generals talk a good game about taking care of their grunts, and the majority of our Beltway politicians bay with moralistic fervor about how they, too, support the troops. David Hackworth
[ Bay Care Fervor Game Generals Good Grunts How Majority Moralistic Our Politicians Support Taking Talk Their Too Troops]
General Pickett, finding the battle broken while the enemy was still reinforcing, called the troops off. James Longstreet
[ Battle Broken Called Enemy Finding General Off Pickett Reinforcing Still Troops While]
Going out hanging out with the troops, and you know it's kind of all summed up in the TV show, I don't what else I can say about it. It's a great thing to do, something I'm definitely proud of. Kid Rock
[ Definitely Else Going Great Hanging Kind Know Out Proud Say Show Something Summed Thing Troops Tv Up]
Because the Bush Administration will set no timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq, both chambers of Congress acted to make sure our troops will not be left in Iraq indefinitely. Jan Schakowsky
[ Acted Administration Because Both Bush Chambers Congress Indefinitely Iraq Left Make Our Set Sure Timetable Troops Will Withdrawal]
Morale is good; troops are confident; leaders are capable. John Abizaid
[ Capable Confident Good Leaders Morale Troops]
Iraq continues to be an immense disaster, and the President has no apparent plan for getting our troops out. Jose Serrano
[ Apparent Continues Disaster Getting Immense Iraq Our Out Plan President Troops]
We in this Congress have a choice. The American people have a right to exercise a choice on this issue, as to whether our men and women will continue to fight and die in a war based on deception and fantasy, or to start bringing the troops home. Raul Grijalva
[ American Based Bringing Choice Congress Continue Deception Die Exercise Fantasy Fight Home Issue Men Our Right Start Troops War Whether Will Women]
The Spanish troops returned and we could yet discover the grass beaten down in the direction which they went. Zebulon Pike
[ Beaten Could Direction Discover Down Grass Returned Spanish Troops Went Which Yet]
It has been my aim throughout present operations to afford the greatest amount of protection to life and property interests, and troops have been stationed accordingly. George Crook
[ Accordingly Afford Aim Amount Been Greatest Interests Life Operations Present Property Protection Stationed Throughout Troops]
For three years now, our brave men and women in uniform have done everything their country has asked of them, yet President Bush still does not have a plan to win the peace in Iraq and bring our troops home. Marty Meehan
[ Asked Brave Bring Bush Country Does Done Everything Home Iraq Men Now Our Peace Plan President Still Their Them Three Troops Uniform Win Women Years Yet]
It's a sad day when the leaders of the free world engage in such deception and trickery. I voted against this unnecessary war and will continue to argue that the best way to support our troops is to bring them home. Major R. Owens
[ Against Argue Best Bring Continue Day Deception Engage Free Home Leaders Our Sad Such Support Them Trickery Troops Unnecessary Voted War Way Will World]
Although I voted against the initial resolution approving the war in Iraq, I have consistently voted to support our troops with much-needed armor and supplies. Ed Pastor
[ Against Although Approving Armor Consistently Initial Iraq Our Resolution Supplies Support Troops Voted War]
If I have any choice I would prefer Western Troops. John Buford
[ Any Choice Prefer Troops Western Would]
If was, increased by a lack of railways in Russia - for bringing up supplies to our advancing troops. Gerd von Rundstedt
[ Advancing Bringing Increased Lack Our Railways Russia Supplies Troops Up]
Many African leaders refuse to send their troops on peace keeping missions abroad because they probably need their armies to intimidate their own populations. Kofi Annan
[ Abroad African Armies Because Intimidate Keeping Leaders Many Missions Need Own Peace Populations Probably Refuse Send Their Troops]
Today they have proven once again that the mainstream media can't print enough bad news about our troops. Joe Scarborough
[ Again Bad Enough Mainstream Media News Once Our Print Proven Today Troops]
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him. Douglas MacArthur
[ Bad Command General Good Him His Just Make Troops Under]
Our military is doing everything it can to equip Iraq's forces so our troops can come home as soon as possible, but we cannot leave until the job is done. Mike Rogers
[ Cannot Come Doing Done Equip Everything Forces Home Iraq Job Leave Military Our Possible Soon Troops Until]
I am a Korean War veteran. I support our troops as much as anyone in this body, but I do so by advocating redeployment out of Iraq as soon as it can be safely done. John Conyers
[ Advocating Am Anyone Body Done Iraq Korean Much Our Out Safely Soon Support Troops Veteran War]
Most of all, our troops from Alabama said they appreciate the care packages from folks back home. Mike Rogers
[ Alabama Appreciate Back Care Folks Home Most Our Packages Said Troops]
Without the Guard and Reserve, our active duty troops could hardly deploy. John Spratt
[ Active Could Deploy Duty Guard Hardly Our Reserve Troops Without]
Our top priority is our troops, who are making the extraordinary effort to fulfill the mission they have been given. Democrats will work with this Administration to better define that mission and a realistic expectation of success in Iraq. Jim Clyburn
[ Administration Been Better Define Democrats Effort Expectation Extraordinary Fulfill Given Iraq Making Mission Our Priority Realistic Success Top Troops Will Work]
So such an American troops presence in Korea in the South and Japan, total some 100,000 should stay there forever, even after unification of Korean peninsula. Kim Dae Jung
[ After American Even Forever Japan Korea Korean Peninsula Presence Should Some South Stay Such Total Troops Unification]
I don't think I have been loved by my troops, but I think I have been respected. William Westmoreland
[ Been Loved Respected Think Troops]
Yes, there is a story about Agent Orange, and we knew that it harmed our troops and we knew how long it was to get the medical community to accept that, the military to accept it, the VA to accept it. Christopher Shays
[ Accept Agent Community Get Harmed How Knew Long Medical Military Orange Our Story Troops Va Yes]
Of course you have to support the troops. They're just kids. They're doing for their country what's expected of them. Neil Young
[ Country Course Doing Expected Just Kids Support Their Them Troops]
So one important lesson of Vietnam is, the first casualty of an unwise and unjust war are the American troops called on to fight it. Their service should be honored. Paul Begala
[ American Called Casualty Fight First Honored Important Lesson Service Should Their Troops Unjust Unwise Vietnam War]
The United States armed forces and coalition troops deserve recognition and support for their work to remove Saddam Hussein from power, and ensure the safety and security of the American people, civilians abroad, and the people of Iraq. Mark Kennedy
[ Abroad American Armed Civilians Coalition Deserve Ensure Forces Hussein Iraq Power Recognition Remove Saddam Safety Security States Support Their Troops United Work]
We want to support our troops because they didn't make the decision to go there... but I don't think it should be open-ended. We ought to have a benchmark where the administration has to come back and give us a report. Edward Kennedy
[ Administration Back Because Benchmark Come Decision Give Go Make Open-Ended Ought Our Report Should Support Think Troops Us Want Where]
We will not send troops. Germany is not committed to Iraq - we will not commit ourselves with troops. Joschka Fischer
[ Commit Committed Germany Iraq Ourselves Send Troops Will]
What we know from World War I is that some of our troops had acute symptoms of exposure to chemicals, had bad health and died because of chemical exposure in World War I. Christopher Shays
[ Acute Bad Because Chemical Chemicals Died Exposure Had Health Know Our Some Symptoms Troops War World]
American troops have not only occupied Ulster but are arriving in increasing numbers in England. John Amery
[ American Arriving England Increasing Numbers Occupied Only Troops]
Slogans rarely convince the unconvinced. However, they do rally the troops already on your side. John McCarthy
[ Already Convince However Rally Rarely Side Slogans Troops Your]
The troops were occasionally occupied in pursuing scattered bands going north or south, and on three occasions the large camp of Sitting Bull ventured south of the Canadian border, and important expeditions were sent against them. Nelson A. Miles
[ Against Bands Border Bull Camp Canadian Expeditions Going Important Large North Occasionally Occasions Occupied Pursuing Scattered Sent Sitting South Them Three Troops Ventured Were]
The American taxpayers should not have to send one more penny on the Administration's Iraq misadventure. Let's give our troops the supplies they need to get out of Iraq safely. Let's bring our troops home. John Conyers
[ Administration American Bring Get Give Home Iraq More Need Our Out Penny Safely Send Should Supplies Taxpayers Troops]
It was helpful to have the American troops there in great strength. They knew there'd be consequences if they didn't move back. Now, there has been some removal of the foreign forces. Warren Christopher
[ American Back Been Consequences Forces Foreign Great Helpful Knew Move Now Removal Some Strength Troops]
This is the year of Katrina and Iraq. How the war ends is more important than how it began. However you feel about the war, you have to be compassionate and loving towards our troops. Geraldo Rivera
[ Began Compassionate Ends Feel How However Important Iraq Katrina Loving More Our Than Towards Troops War Year]
But it cannot follow that because weapons and troops are now being deployed we are bound to go to war. Douglas Hurd
[ Because Being Bound Cannot Deployed Follow Go Now Troops War Weapons]
However, the fact that the tanks had now been raised to such a pitch of technical perfection that they could cross our undamaged trenches and obstacles did not fail to have a marked effect on our troops. Paul von Hindenburg
[ Been Could Cross Did Effect Fact Fail Had However Marked Now Obstacles Our Perfection Pitch Raised Such Tanks Technical Trenches Troops]
Once brave politicians and others explain the war on drugs' true cost, the American people will scream for a cease-fire. Bring the troops home, people will urge. Treat drugs as a health problem, not as a matter for the criminal justice system. Larry Elder
[ American Brave Bring Cease-Fire Cost Criminal Explain Health Home Justice Matter Once Others Politicians Problem Scream System Treat Troops True Urge War Will]
Before my troops reached the little city, and before the people of Fredericksburg knew that any part of the Confederate army was near, there was great excitement over the demand for surrender. James Longstreet
[ Any Army Before City Confederate Demand Excitement Great Knew Little Near Over Part Reached Surrender Troops]
We know over very national survival is at stake; and we believe that we should support our troops, yes, and work for an outcome that results in victory. J. D. Hayworth
[ Believe Know National Our Outcome Over Results Should Stake Support Survival Troops Very Victory Work Yes]
How do you tell troops who volunteered to fight for our freedoms that the country they fought for won't take care of them when they come back? In the time of war our troops and their families are supposed to be our number one priority. John Salazar
[ Back Care Come Country Families Fight Fought Freedoms How Number Our Priority Supposed Take Tell Their Them Time Troops Volunteered War Won]
At the beginning, Lincoln was so inexperienced he had reverence for military expertise, not realizing that there wasn't any military expertise, that the most anybody had commanded up to that point had been somebody, some troops in the Mexican War, and it had been years ago. David Herbert Donald
[ Ago Any Anybody Been Beginning Commanded Expertise Had Inexperienced Lincoln Mexican Military Most Point Realizing Reverence Some Somebody Troops Up War Years]
Feed the troops on victory. John Monash
[ Feed Troops Victory]
We don't mind that we still have troops in Germany, or that we still have troops in Japan or Korea. But they are not in danger, and we know that they are in danger in Iraq. Thelma Drake
[ Danger Germany Iraq Japan Know Korea Mind Still Troops]
Bush's war in Iraq has done untold damage to the United States. It has impaired our military power and undermined the morale of our armed forces. Our troops were trained to project overwhelming power. They were not trained for occupation duties. George Soros
[ Armed Bush Damage Done Duties Forces Impaired Iraq Military Morale Occupation Our Overwhelming Power Project States Trained Troops Undermined United Untold War Were]
As costs mount, in lives and dollars, it is natural to second guess, but one lesson I hope we have learned is that the U.S. cannot go it alone in a policy that leaves American troops taking all the risk and American taxpayers paying all of the costs. John Spratt
[ Alone American Cannot Costs Dollars Go Guess Hope Learned Leaves Lesson Lives Mount Natural Paying Policy Risk Second Taking Taxpayers Troops]
Three years into the war, tens of thousands of American troops remain targets of a growing Iraqi insurgency. Jan Schakowsky
[ American Growing Insurgency Into Iraqi Remain Targets Tens Thousands Three Troops War Years]
The problem is that the Iraqi people are facing atrocities from both sides - Zarqawi and also the American troops at times. The Zarqawi groups uses car bombs, the Americans use other bombs. You also know what they do in the prisons. Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani
[ Also American Americans Atrocities Bombs Both Car Facing Groups Iraqi Know Other Prisons Problem Sides Times Troops Use Uses Zarqawi]
Many of the vicious criminals held there have been caught on the battlefield fighting against American troops and shutting down Guantanamo Bay would just require the military to move them elsewhere. Bill Shuster
[ Against American Battlefield Bay Been Caught Criminals Down Elsewhere Fighting Guantanamo Held Just Many Military Move Require Shutting Them Troops Vicious Would]
If you hear, day after day, liberals are rooting against armed forces, that is eventually going to have an effect on soldiers and troops who are actually going to believe that and it's wrong. It's just wrong. Al Franken
[ Actually After Against Armed Believe Day Effect Eventually Forces Going Hear Just Liberals Rooting Soldiers Troops Wrong]
By the mid-sixties, the United States had poured more than half a million troops into South Vietnam. Nguyen Cao Ky
[ Had Half Into Million More Poured South States Than Troops United Vietnam]
My mother was born in your state, Mr. Walter, and my mother was a Quaker, and my ancestors in the time of Washington baked bread for George Washington's troops when they crossed the Delaware, and my own father was a slave. Paul Robeson
[ Ancestors Baked Born Bread Crossed Delaware Father George Mother Mr Own Quaker Slave State Time Troops Walter Washington Your]
Motivated more by partisan politics than by national security, today's Democratic leaders see America as an occupier, not a liberator. And nothing makes this Marine madder than someone calling American troops occupiers rather than liberators. Zell Miller
[ America American Calling Democratic Leaders Liberator Liberators Madder Makes Marine More Motivated National Nothing Occupier Partisan Politics Rather Security See Someone Than Today Troops]
I respectfully suggest the propriety of having stationed at the arsenal a full company of U. S. troops, that they may be made available in any emergency, from fire, insurrection, or any thing else. Thomas L. Smith
[ Any Arsenal Available Company Else Emergency Fire Full Having Insurrection Made May Propriety Respectfully Stationed Suggest Thing Troops]
Well, let's assume the world is linear. If we required a certain amount of troops per 25,000 population in the Balkans, if the world is not radically different, something of the same extent is going to be needed in Iraq. Eric Shinseki
[ Amount Assume Balkans Certain Different Extent Going Iraq Linear Needed Per Population Radically Required Same Something Troops Well World]
Surrender your forces and give yourselves and your troops the opportunity to be a part of Iraq's future and not a part of Iraq's past. Peter Pace
[ Forces Future Give Iraq Opportunity Part Past Surrender Troops Your Yourselves]
Wherever we halted we were surrounded by wandering troops of Bedouins. Richard Francis Burton
[ Halted Surrounded Troops Wandering Were Wherever]
Our military should spare no expense to ensure the safety of our troops, particularly as they confront a hostile insurgency and roadside bombs throughout Iraq. Christopher Dodd
[ Bombs Confront Ensure Expense Hostile Insurgency Iraq Military Our Particularly Roadside Safety Should Spare Throughout Troops]
You know, I'm pro-troops, but I'm not pro-war. Toby Keith
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A timeline for bringing U.S. troops home that is negotiated with the Iraqi government would also boost the Iraqi government's legitimacy and claim to self-rule, and force the Iraqi government to take responsibility for itself and its citizens. Peter DeFazio
[ Also Boost Bringing Citizens Claim Force Government Home Iraqi Itself Legitimacy Negotiated Responsibility Take Timeline Troops Would]
The troops are therefore empowered and are in duty bound in this war to use without mitigation even against women and children any means that will lead to success. Wilhelm Keitel
[ Against Any Bound Children Duty Empowered Even Lead Means Success Therefore Troops Use War Will Without Women]
We are particularly interested in the mental health programs and policies that support our troops and their families before, during, and after deployment to Iraq and Afghanistan. John M. McHugh
[ Afghanistan After Before Deployment During Families Health Interested Iraq Mental Our Particularly Policies Programs Support Their Troops]
Yeah, I volunteered to support the troops, and get out there and show them that we care about them. Gary Sinise
[ Care Get Out Show Support Them Troops Volunteered Yeah]
To send our troops, our ships, our planes to this war is ridiculous. John Hewson
[ Our Planes Ridiculous Send Ships Troops War]
It's a tough time my friends. We need to make sacrifices to ensure our troops have the tools they need in order to get the job done. This budget will help us win the War on Terror. Dennis Hastert
[ Budget Done Ensure Friends Get Help Job Make Need Order Our Sacrifices Terror Time Tools Tough Troops Us War Will Win]
Now that our troops are mired in a dangerous effort to defeat the insurgency and are also trying to help rebuild the country, Americans of all political persuasions simply want the United States to succeed and our troops to be as safe as possible. Harry Reid
[ Also Americans Country Dangerous Defeat Effort Help Insurgency Now Our Persuasions Political Possible Rebuild Safe Simply States Succeed Troops Trying United Want]
Cliches about supporting the troops are designed to distract from failed policies, policies promoted by powerful special interests that benefit from war, anything to steer the discussion away from the real reasons the war in Iraq will not end anytime soon. Ron Paul
[ Anything Anytime Away Benefit Cliches Designed Discussion Distract End Failed Interests Iraq Policies Powerful Promoted Real Reasons Soon Special Steer Supporting Troops War Will]
America's veterans and troops serving abroad today fought hard to preserve our red, white and blue, from the Revolutionary War to today's Global War Against Terrorism, and Congress' action today is appropriate for one of our most sacred symbols. Bill Shuster
[ Abroad Action Against America Appropriate Blue Congress Fought Global Hard Most Our Preserve Red Revolutionary Sacred Serving Symbols Terrorism Today Troops Veterans War White]
Our soldiers have done a valiant effort in fighting terrorism and bringing a semblance of law and order to the chaos in the region and it would be shortsighted to lay out a specific timetable to bring U.S. troops home prematurely before their mission is accomplished. James T. Walsh
[ Accomplished Before Bring Bringing Chaos Done Effort Fighting Home Law Lay Mission Order Our Out Prematurely Region Semblance Shortsighted Soldiers Specific Terrorism Their Timetable Troops Valiant Would]
It shouldn't take an emergency for this Administration to deal with the health care needs of our nation's heroes. Funding the VA and our bringing our troops home safely should never be treated as an afterthought. John Salazar
[ Administration Afterthought Bringing Care Deal Emergency Funding Health Heroes Home Nation Needs Never Our Safely Should Take Treated Troops Va]
We need to spend more money to insure that our troops are properly equipped. Brian Higgins
[ Equipped Insure Money More Need Our Properly Spend Troops]
Our neighbor Canada has 2,200 troops serving in Afghanistan. Canada has also assumed responsibility for the Provincial Reconstruction Team in Kandahar, which was originally established by our own military. Tom Lantos
[ Afghanistan Also Assumed Canada Established Military Neighbor Originally Our Own Provincial Reconstruction Responsibility Serving Team Troops Which]
Similarly, establishing a firm timeline for bringing our troops home could accelerate the development of Iraqi security forces and deepen their commitment to defending their own country and their own government. Peter DeFazio
[ Accelerate Bringing Commitment Could Country Deepen Defending Development Establishing Firm Forces Government Home Iraqi Our Own Security Similarly Their Timeline Troops]
Anyone who has to fight, even with the most modern weapons, against an enemy in complete command of the air, fights like a savage against modern European troops, under the same handicaps and with the same chances of success. Erwin Rommel
[ Against Air Anyone Chances Command Complete Enemy European Even Fight Fights Handicaps Modern Most Same Savage Success Troops Under Weapons]
I found that if I got up on the stage to entertain the troops I could make them shut up and look. Kenneth Williams
[ Could Entertain Found Got Look Make Shut Stage Them Troops Up]
Make no mistake, our troops will be in Afghanistan and Iraq for a long time. Jerry Costello
[ Afghanistan Iraq Long Make Mistake Our Time Troops Will]
Last year I traveled to the Middle East to visit with troops in Kuwait, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Kenny Marchant
[ Afghanistan East Iraq Kuwait Last Middle Traveled Troops Visit Year]
Once the troops move into Cambodia, the colleges and universities of this country were on the verge of civil war. Many closed down. The students were up in arms. And it looked very much like there were going to be real problems in this country. William Kunstler
[ Arms Cambodia Civil Closed Colleges Country Down Going Into Looked Many Move Much Once Problems Real Students Troops Universities Up Verge Very War Were]
In addition to a timeline, I have proposed that U.S. troops be removed from front line combat positions in Iraqi cities and towns, turning over daily security patrols, interactions with citizens, and any offensive security actions to the Iraqis themselves. Peter DeFazio
[ Actions Addition Any Cities Citizens Combat Daily Front Interactions Iraqi Iraqis Line Offensive Over Positions Proposed Removed Security Themselves Timeline Towns Troops Turning]
When I read that the British army had landed thirty-two thousand troops - and I had realized, not very long before, that Philadelphia only had thirty thousand people in it - it practically lifted me out of my chair. David McCullough
[ Army Before British Chair Had Landed Lifted Long Only Out Philadelphia Practically Read Realized Thirty Thirty-Two Thousand Troops Very]
Bad as was being shot by some of our own troops in the battle of the Wilderness, - that was an honest mistake, one of the accidents of war, - being shot at, since the war, by many officers, was worse. James Longstreet
[ Accidents Bad Battle Being Honest Many Mistake Officers Our Own Shot Since Some Troops War Wilderness Worse]
For fear of dropping the troops in the sea, the pilots tended to drop them too far inland - some of them actually in the British lines. The weapon containers often fell wide of the troops, which was another handicap that contributed to our excessive casualties. Kurt Student
[ Actually Another British Casualties Containers Contributed Drop Dropping Excessive Far Fear Fell Handicap Inland Lines Often Our Pilots Sea Some Tended Them Too Troops Weapon Which Wide]
The new Congress needs to move quickly to strengthen the Army and Marines - not to send more troops to Iraq - but to rebuild our capacity to meet national security threats globally. Mark Udall
[ Army Capacity Congress Globally Iraq Marines Meet More Move National Needs New Our Quickly Rebuild Security Send Strengthen Threats Troops]
Actually, as that first association continued, we got a little more legitimate. In those days, they asked Boy Scout troops to act as ushers during the football games. So we signed up and I went to many games in full Boy Scout uniform as an usher. Daniel J. Evans
[ Act Actually Asked Association Boy Continued Days During First Football Full Games Got Legitimate Little Many More Scout Signed Those Troops Uniform Up Usher Ushers Went]
Abroad, our most important policy is to support our troops and continue forward-thinking foreign policy in the war on terror - keeping our enemies on the run and hitting them before they hit us. Christopher Bond
[ Abroad Before Continue Enemies Foreign Hit Hitting Important Keeping Most Our Policy Run Support Terror Them Troops Us War]
But if you're going to go out on a military unit, you've got to allow yourself to be under the control of the commander because you really could put the troops in danger. Bob Schieffer
[ Allow Because Commander Control Could Danger Go Going Got Military Out Put Really Troops Under Unit Yourself]
The war in Iraq will end, our troops will come home, Bush will be impeached and he will be brought to justice. Cindy Sheehan
[ Brought Bush Come End Home Impeached Iraq Justice Our Troops War Will]
And, of course, in the Philippines there were so many thousands of Americans that were captured by the Japanese and held and who were rescued by Filipino Americans, or Filipinos I should say, and by U.S. troops near the close of the war. Dana Rohrabacher
[ Americans Captured Close Course Filipino Held Japanese Many Near Philippines Rescued Say Should Thousands Troops War Were]
Second, the resolution contains the blatantly false assertion that negotiating a timeline for bringing U.S. troops home with the Iraqi government undermines U.S. national security. Such a statement shows a misunderstanding of the enemy we face in Iraq. Peter DeFazio
[ Assertion Blatantly Bringing Contains Enemy Face False Government Home Iraq Iraqi Misunderstanding National Negotiating Resolution Second Security Shows Statement Such Timeline Troops Undermines]
We know we want to support our troops. We want to make sure that they have all the equipment they need. Allyson Schwartz
[ Equipment Know Make Need Our Support Sure Troops Want]
I've been giving free money seminars for the troops at Walter Reed Hospital and one of the Iraqi War Vets realized that the military wouldn't pay for the dental work he needed. Matthew Lesko
[ Been Dental Free Giving Hospital Iraqi Military Money Needed Pay Realized Reed Seminars Troops Vets Walter War Work]
We need to thank all of our troops, and particularly those for whom we can never express enough gratitude for they have given their lives so that all of us may be free and that our democracy can be a shining light for the rest of the world. Virgil Goode
[ Democracy Enough Express Free Given Gratitude Light Lives May Need Never Our Particularly Rest Shining Thank Their Those Troops Us Whom World]
It is madness to attempt to hold. In the first place the troops cannot do it and in the second place if they do not retreat they will be destroyed. I repeat that this order be rescinded or that you find someone else. Gerd von Rundstedt
[ Attempt Cannot Destroyed Else Find First Hold Madness Order Place Repeat Retreat Second Someone Troops Will]
Bringing the troops home is necessary not just for the future of Iraq, but also for the people of the United States. We must stop the hemorrhaging of tax dollars that could go to meet our Nation's vital domestic needs. Raul Grijalva
[ Also Bringing Could Dollars Domestic Future Go Hemorrhaging Home Iraq Just Meet Must Nation Necessary Needs Our States Stop Tax Troops United Vital]
Forty-five percent of Iraqi citizens think it is morally okay to attack American troops. Marty Meehan
[ American Attack Citizens Forty-Five Iraqi Morally Okay Percent Think Troops]
The selfless actions of these heroes have removed them from their families, businesses and homeland to fight, so that others may experience the liberty awaiting our troops upon safe return to America. Jim Walsh
[ Actions America Awaiting Businesses Experience Families Fight Heroes Homeland Liberty May Others Our Removed Return Safe Selfless Their Them These Troops Upon]
This resolution is further proof that Congress stands firmly behind our troops and remains resolved to pursue those responsible for the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, until they are discovered, detained, and punished. John Doolittle
[ Attacks Behind Congress Detained Discovered Firmly Further Our Proof Punished Pursue Remains Resolution Resolved Responsible September Stands Terrorist Those Troops Until]
The blood and sweat shed by United States and United Nations troops proved to be the prime mover behind the realisation of freedom throughout the post-war period. Kim Y. Sam
[ Behind Blood Freedom Nations Period Post-War Prime Proved Realisation Shed States Sweat Throughout Troops United]
Native Americans had only stone and wooden weapons and no animals that could be ridden. Those military advantages repeatedly enabled troops of a few dozen mounted Spaniards to defeat Indian armies numbering in the thousands. Jared Diamond
[ Advantages Americans Animals Armies Could Defeat Dozen Enabled Few Had Indian Military Mounted Native Numbering Only Repeatedly Ridden Spaniards Stone Those Thousands Troops Weapons Wooden]
Our military commanders have said over and over again that a timetable for withdrawal sends the wrong message to our troops, but more importantly to our enemy. Bill Shuster
[ Again Commanders Enemy Importantly Message Military More Our Over Said Sends Timetable Troops Withdrawal Wrong]
One year after the United States led the invasion of Iraq, the country remains extremely dangerous not only to our troops, but also to the stability of the world. Jay Rockefeller
[ After Also Country Dangerous Extremely Invasion Iraq Led Only Our Remains Stability States Troops United World Year]
I agree with the President that second-guessing is not a strategy, but at the same time, I want to continue the dialogue that ultimately will lead to bringing all of our troops home. Howard Coble
[ Agree Bringing Continue Dialogue Home Lead Our President Same Strategy Time Troops Ultimately Want Will]
We must force the government to stop the bird migration. We must shoot all birds, field all our men and troops... and force migratory birds to stay where they are. Vladimir Zhirinovsky
[ Bird Birds Field Force Government Men Migration Migratory Must Our Shoot Stay Stop Troops Where]
I believe that the issue of mental health services for our troops deploying or returning from combat is one that demands the attention of this body, if only for a few minutes today. Rosa DeLauro
[ Attention Believe Body Combat Demands Deploying Few Health Issue Mental Minutes Only Our Returning Services Today Troops]
Although the troops have struck us, we throw it all behind and are glad to meet you in peace and friendship. Black Kettle
[ Although Behind Friendship Glad Meet Peace Struck Throw Troops Us]
We must have black troops, and a limitless number of them too - paid and treated like their white brothers. Benjamin Lincoln
[ Black Brothers Limitless Must Number Paid Their Them Too Treated Troops White]
Gandhi has more recently recognized the need for continuance of British, American and Chinese efforts in India and has suggested that these troops might remain by agreement with some new Indian Government. Stafford Cripps
[ Agreement American British Chinese Continuance Efforts Gandhi Government India Indian Might More Need New Recently Recognized Remain Some Suggested These Troops]
The only plan the Administration seems to have for winning the war is that there is no plan and no schedule for our troops to come home and get out of harm's way. Eliot Engel
[ Administration Come Get Harm Home Only Our Out Plan Schedule Seems Troops War Way Winning]
I was never Vice Chair of the Troops Out Movement. Peter Hain
[ Chair Movement Never Out Troops Vice]
As we continue to fight the war on terror, we express our gratitude to our troops whose valor over the last three years provided freedom to the Iraqis, while protecting our liberty here at home. Tim Murphy
[ Continue Express Fight Freedom Gratitude Here Home Iraqis Last Liberty Our Over Protecting Provided Terror Three Troops Valor War While Whose Years]
I was away from the front lines for a while this spring, living with other troops, and considerable fighting took place while I was gone. When I got ready to return to my old friends at the front I wondered if I would sense any change in them. Ernie Pyle
[ Any Away Change Considerable Fighting Friends Front Gone Got Lines Living Old Other Place Ready Return Sense Spring Them Took Troops While Wondered Would]
We owe our troops more than rhetoric; we owe them a real plan. The Administration has yet to put forward a strategy for achieving stability in Iraq, ending the conflict, and handing over sovereignty to the people of Iraq and the new Iraqi government. Dennis Cardoza
[ Achieving Administration Conflict Ending Forward Government Handing Iraq Iraqi More New Our Over Owe Plan Put Real Rhetoric Sovereignty Stability Strategy Than Them Troops Yet]
I don't run democracy. I train troops to defend democracy and I happen to be their surrogate father and mother as well as their commanding general. Alfred M. Gray
[ Commanding Defend Democracy Father General Happen Mother Run Surrogate Their Train Troops Well]
We got involved in the Rwanda peace process for the simple reason that there was a decision which was taken by the Security Council, because the troops were in Uganda, and we decided to have a military presence. Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Because Council Decided Decision Got Involved Military Peace Presence Process Reason Rwanda Security Simple Taken Troops Uganda Were Which]
In Yugoslavia, I'd asked for additional forces too. I even went to meet the French prime minister, and I proposed additional forces... Nobody wanted to send troops. Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Additional Asked Even Forces French Meet Minister Nobody Prime Proposed Send Too Troops Wanted Went Yugoslavia]
In Rwanda that genocide happened because the international community and the Security Council refused to give, again, another 5000 troops which would have cost, I don't know, maybe fifty, a hundred, million dollars. Lakhdar Brahimi
[ Again Another Because Community Cost Council Dollars Fifty Genocide Give Happened Hundred International Know Maybe Million Refused Rwanda Security Troops Which Would]
Do we want an Attorney General who will play politics with the law, play politics with the court and just play politics with international conventions designed to protect our troops? I do not want to play that kind of politics. I am going to vote against Alberto Gonzales. Barbara Mikulski
[ Against Am Attorney Conventions Court Designed General Going Gonzales International Just Kind Law Our Play Politics Protect Troops Vote Want Will]
The real problem was not the troops; the real problem was that only the United States had the infrastructure to do the transport of troops with big planes, and then who will pay? Boutros Boutros-Ghali
[ Big Had Infrastructure Only Pay Planes Problem Real States Then Transport Troops United Will]
The study also included the disturbing revelation that most of the troops who reported having mental health problems also reported that they did not seek or did not receive care for their problems. John M. McHugh
[ Also Care Did Disturbing Having Health Included Mental Most Problems Receive Reported Revelation Seek Study Their Troops]
Three big assumptions proved wrong: one, that the Iraqi people would welcome us as liberators; two, that oil would soon pay for Iraqi's rebuilding; and, three, that we have plenty of troops, weapons, and equipment for the postwar situation. John Spratt
[ Assumptions Big Equipment Iraqi Liberators Oil Pay Plenty Postwar Proved Rebuilding Situation Soon Three Troops Two Us Weapons Welcome Would Wrong]
It is not helpful to have those kind of comments come out when we've got troops in combat. Gen. Richard Myers
[ Combat Come Comments Got Helpful Kind Out Those Troops]
A country grows in history not only because of the heroism of its troops on the field of battle, it grows also when it turns to justice and to right for the conservation of its interests. Aristide Briand
[ Also Battle Because Conservation Country Field Grows Heroism History Interests Justice Only Right Troops Turns]
Senator Kerry voted to undermine the troops in the field, and that is not only inexcusable, it is reprehensible. John Ensign
[ Field Inexcusable Kerry Only Reprehensible Senator Troops Undermine Voted]
That U.N. Security Council resolution requires getting Syrian troops and intelligence officials out of Lebanon so that the Lebanese can have elections here this spring that are free and fair and free of outside influence. Stephen Hadley
[ Council Elections Fair Free Getting Here Influence Intelligence Lebanese Lebanon Officials Out Outside Requires Resolution Security Spring Syrian Troops]
I think it's been the topic of conversation for every one... If the U.S. is hit again, how are we going to handle it? Our troops are all over the place. Holly Johnson
[ Again Been Conversation Every Going Handle Hit How Our Over Place Think Topic Troops]
That's what supporting the troops is really all about - making sure American grunts get the right stuff! David Hackworth
[ American Get Grunts Making Really Right Stuff Supporting Sure Troops]
It is past time for Republican leadership to answer for record deficits and reckless spending, both in Iraq and in the U.S. It's time for a plan to bring our troops home. Sherrod Brown
[ Answer Both Bring Deficits Home Iraq Leadership Our Past Plan Reckless Record Republican Spending Time Troops]
Our troops are committed to bringing security to Iraq while its government matures. American forces will continue to accomplish their mission with caution, precision and honor with the thanks of a grateful nation. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ Accomplish American Bringing Caution Committed Continue Forces Government Grateful Honor Iraq Matures Mission Nation Our Precision Security Thanks Their Troops While Will]