Quotations that match 'voter'.

I think it's a tremendous opportunity, particularly given the complexion of the overall voter structure in California. It's very hard for a Republican to get elected. Mike Curb
[ California Complexion Elected Get Given Hard Opportunity Overall Particularly Republican Structure Think Tremendous Very Voter]
I want to step up our voter-registration activities. Not every branch does it, and not all the time. I want them to go back and get out the vote because I want us to have a big impact on the Congressional elections this year. Julian Bond
[ Activities Back Because Big Branch Congressional Does Elections Every Get Go Impact Our Out Step Them Time Up Us Vote Want Year]
He who uses the office he owes to the voters wrongfully and against them is a thief. Jose Marti
[ Against Office Owes Them Thief Uses Voters Wrongfully]
Voters quickly forget what a man says. Richard M. Nixon
[ Forget Man Quickly Says Voters]
Judges were not the biggest issue for most voters in Georgia in 2002. Paul Weyrich
[ Biggest Georgia Issue Judges Most Voters Were]
At the next General Election, voters face a clear choice: deregulation and less interference in everyday life with the Conservatives, or yet more regulation and interference under Mr Blair. John Redwood
[ Blair Choice Clear Conservatives Deregulation Election Everyday Face General Interference Less Life More Mr Next Regulation Under Voters Yet]
Strong efforts have been made in Ohio to curb the authoritarianism of our Secretary of State, Kenneth Blackwell, as he has purged people from lists in our State in particular precincts where voters are heavily minority. Marcy Kaptur
[ Authoritarianism Been Blackwell Curb Efforts Heavily Kenneth Lists Made Minority Ohio Our Particular Precincts Purged Secretary State Strong Voters Where]
The voters in my district, and around the country, have demanded that Congress get a hold on the influx of illegal immigrants and tighten the security around our borders. John Linder
[ Around Borders Congress Country Demanded District Get Hold Illegal Immigrants Influx Our Security Tighten Voters]
You would like me to say that the veil will be ripped from the voters' eyes sometime between now and November, thereby restoring the proper version of Democracy to the House and Senate. I won't say that, of course. The simple reason is, I don't know. Gwen Ifill
[ Between Course Democracy Eyes House Know November Now Proper Reason Restoring Ripped Say Senate Simple Sometime Thereby Veil Version Voters Will Won Would]
The evidence that things are changing fast can be seen in the dramatic increase in the influence of blogging. We should be collecting emails as we used to collect telephone numbers and using them to better communicate our message to key voters. Adam Rickitt
[ Better Blogging Changing Collect Collecting Communicate Dramatic Emails Evidence Fast Increase Influence Key Message Numbers Our Seen Should Telephone Them Things Used Using Voters]
We've got 50 percent voter turnout for presidential elections. That's appalling. We can do so much better. Joan Blades
[ Appalling Better Elections Got Much Percent Presidential Turnout Voter]
There are whole precincts of voters in this country whose united intelligence does not equal that of one representative American woman. Carrie Chapman Catt
[ American Country Does Equal Intelligence Precincts Representative United Voters Whole Whose Woman]
The Democratic Party is on the move across the country. Voters are responding to our message of progress and fiscal responsibility. Joe Andrew
[ Across Country Democratic Fiscal Message Move Our Party Progress Responding Responsibility Voters]
Freedom Summer, the massive voter education project in Mississippi, was 1964. I graduated from high school in 1965. So becoming active was almost a rite of passage. Danny Glover
[ Active Almost Becoming Education Freedom Graduated High Massive Mississippi Passage Project Rite School Summer Voter]
Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country. Franklin D. Roosevelt
[ Alien Congressmen Country Democracy Forget Government Never Officials Our Ourselves Over Power President Rulers Senators Ultimate Us Voters]
Anybody who thinks that getting a communication from a voter in your district is spam - that guy is pork. Roast pork unless he changes his point of view. Dick Morris
[ Anybody Changes Communication District Getting Guy His Point Pork Roast Spam Thinks Unless View Voter Your]
While Republican voters have remained universally supportive of their President, Democrats and Independents are returning to a more naturally critical stance. Thomas E. Mann
[ Critical Democrats Independents More Naturally President Remained Republican Returning Stance Supportive Their Universally Voters While]
Voters want to know that elections will be conducted fairly and accurately. Bill Nelson
[ Accurately Conducted Elections Fairly Know Voters Want Will]
They reality is that we have 70% of our voters use a punch card system that I tried to change and that bipartisan resistance in the legislature stopped. Kenneth Blackwell
[ Bipartisan Card Change Legislature Our Punch Reality Resistance Stopped System Tried Use Voters]
The point is that there is tremendous hypocrisy among the Christian right. And I think that Christian voters should start looking at global warming and extreme poverty as a religious issue that speaks to the culture of life. Al Franken
[ Among Christian Culture Extreme Global Hypocrisy Issue Life Looking Point Poverty Religious Right Should Speaks Start Think Tremendous Voters Warming]
Campaigning in Wyoming is politics at its most retail level. It's done one voter at a time. Mary Cheney
[ Campaigning Done Level Most Politics Retail Time Voter Wyoming]
Voters don't decide issues, they decide who will decide issues. George Will Politics
[ Decide Issues Voters Will]
Even as voters, we try to keep up with the guys as much as possible, mainly through television or ESPN. Marcus Allen
[ Espn Even Guys Keep Mainly Much Possible Television Through Try Up Voters]
We should be the natural home for younger voters. But today we're not. Because too often we sound like people who just don't like contemporary Britain. Francis Maude
[ Because Britain Contemporary Home Just Natural Often Should Sound Today Too Voters Younger]
A Harris poll I've seen says only 12 percent of the electorate names taxes as one of the most important issues facing the nation. Voters put tax cuts dead last, behind education, Social Security, health care, Medicare and poverty. Lane Evans
[ Behind Care Cuts Dead Education Electorate Facing Harris Health Important Issues Last Medicare Most Names Nation Only Percent Poll Poverty Put Says Security Seen Social Tax Taxes Voters]
The Democratic Party looks at massive immigration, legal and illegal, as a source of voters. Tom Tancredo
[ Democratic Illegal Immigration Legal Looks Massive Party Source Voters]
Given that Mr. Kerry is clearly exaggerating what happened to minority voters in the 2000 election in Florida, maybe we should wait for him to provide evidence of what he is alleging in 2004. John Fund
[ Alleging Clearly Election Evidence Exaggerating Florida Given Happened Him Kerry Maybe Minority Mr Provide Should Voters Wait]
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter. Winston Churchill Government
[ Against Argument Average Best Conversation Democracy Five-Minute Voter]
I assure you, it would be much more pleasant for me to be an ordinary voter in peaceful Chechnya than the president of a republic at war. Aslan Maskhadov
[ Assure Chechnya More Much Ordinary Peaceful Pleasant President Republic Than Voter War Would]
Some 43 percent of voters in union households voted for President Bush in 2004, according to exit poll data. Linda Chavez
[ According Bush Data Exit Households Percent Poll President Some Union Voted Voters]
Crime is only the worst example, but it is a paradigm for other Labour policy disasters. No one tells the voters that crime is falling: let them stay scared senseless. Polly Toynbee
[ Crime Disasters Example Falling Labour Only Other Paradigm Policy Scared Senseless Stay Tells Them Voters Worst]
Touch screen voting is a fine thing so long as they have a voter-verified paper trail. Joan Blades
[ Fine Long Paper Screen Thing Touch Trail Voting]
That's the trouble with trying to influence an undecided voter. First you have to find one. Pat Sajak
[ Find First Influence Trouble Trying Undecided Voter]
I don't think voters give a hoot about the character of their political advisors, except to the extent that character reflects on the candidates. Bob Woodward
[ Advisors Candidates Character Except Extent Give Hoot Political Reflects Their Think Voters]
The greatest threat to the constitutional right to vote is voter fraud. Lynn Westmoreland
[ Constitutional Fraud Greatest Right Threat Vote Voter]
Conservative voters increasingly understand that the one legacy a president can leave is his judicial appointments. Paul Weyrich
[ Appointments Conservative His Increasingly Judicial Leave Legacy President Understand Voters]
Commitments the voters don't know about can't hurt you. Ogden Nash
[ Commitments Hurt Know Voters]
I don't see why we need to stand by and watch a country go communist due to the irresponsibility of its people. The issues are much too important for the Chilean voters to be left to decide for themselves. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Communist Country Decide Due Go Important Irresponsibility Issues Left Much Need See Stand Themselves Too Voters Watch Why]
When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight, otherwise known as political power. Maggie Gallagher Politics
[ Become Cannot Close Exercise Governments Known Large Otherwise Oversight Political Power Voters]
But clearly at the same time you've got to get out there and connect with voters and actually respond to the needs, the frustrations, whatever problems their now saying are not being adequately solved. Patricia Hewitt
[ Actually Adequately Being Clearly Connect Frustrations Get Got Needs Now Out Problems Respond Same Saying Solved Their Time Voters Whatever]
People want a result. Immigrant voters aren't stupid, and they're going to know who's on their side. Tom Snyder
[ Going Immigrant Know Result Side Stupid Their Voters Want]
To let the people know there was life beyond Shirley Dean, we decided to focus on voter registration; each day I set up my card table somewhere in the district, signed people up, and passed out noses. Wavy Gravy
[ Beyond Card Day Dean Decided District Each Focus Know Life Noses Out Passed Registration Set Shirley Signed Somewhere Table Up Voter]
I sort of kept my hand in writing and went to work for the Sierra Club in '52, walked the plank there in '69, founded Friends of the Earth and the League of Conservation Voters after that. David R. Brower
[ After Club Conservation Earth Founded Friends Hand Kept League Plank Sierra Sort Voters Walked Went Work Writing]
The vote is a trust more delicate than any other, for it involves not just the interests of the voter, but his life, honor and future as well. Jose Marti
[ Any Delicate Future His Honor Interests Involves Just Life More Other Than Trust Vote Voter Well]
While only about half of the voters feel they know very much about Reagan or what he stands for, the Republicans who do have a very positive perception of him. Robert Teeter
[ Feel Half Him Know Much Only Perception Positive Reagan Republicans Stands Very Voters While]
President Bush has said that he does not need approval from the UN to wage war, and I'm thinking, well, hell, he didn't need the approval of the American voters to become president, either. David Letterman
[ American Approval Become Bush Does Either Hell Need President Said Thinking Un Voters Wage War Well]
Well, just that there would be somebody in the office and the voters - it was more or less an understanding in the entire community, as long as that person was doing a good job on the merits, nobody was going to run against him. Stephen Breyer
[ Against Community Doing Entire Going Good Him Job Just Less Long Merits More Nobody Office Person Run Somebody Understanding Voters Well Would]
The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all. John F. Kennedy
[ Democracy Ignorance Impairs Security Voter]
You may be able to fool the voters, but not the atmosphere. Donella Meadows Environmental
[ Able Atmosphere Fool May Voters]
My own electorate, which I represented for 36 years as an anti-apartheid politician, had a considerable number of Jewish voters supporting me throughout my career. Helen Suzman
[ Career Considerable Electorate Had Jewish Number Own Politician Represented Supporting Throughout Voters Which Years]
Well, first of all, I think that a lot of the voters who are voting for the tea party candidates have really good impulses. That is, they believe that for years and years and years, the people with wealth and power or government power have done well and ordinary people have not. That's true. William J. Clinton
[ Believe Candidates Done First Good Government Impulses Lot Ordinary Party Power Really Tea Think True Voters Voting Wealth Well Years]
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 think our voters have made it clear. Unless someone can demonstrate to me that having larger class sizes is better than having smaller class sizes, I'm not going to support it. Ron Klein
[ Better Class Clear Demonstrate Going Having Larger Made Our Sizes Smaller Someone Support Than Think Unless Voters]
There are many hands touching ballots after a voter drops his ballot into the ballot box. There is no guarantee of ballot secrecy for anyone, which makes the whole system vulnerable to intimidation and bribery. Bob Schaffer
[ After Anyone Ballot Ballots Box Bribery Drops Guarantee Hands His Intimidation Into Makes Many Secrecy System Touching Voter Vulnerable Which Whole]
I think that's going to be an issue: Whether or not voters are going to get more of the same in a Clinton candidacy or whether she really is something unique and has something to offer apart from her husband. Barbara Olson
[ Apart Clinton Get Going Her Husband Issue More Offer Really Same She Something Think Unique Voters Whether]
The fact is that we as a party at the Republican National Committee registered 3.4 million new voters in the past two years and brought them into the political process. The president won by 3.5 million votes. Ed Gillespie
[ Brought Committee Fact Into Million National New Party Past Political President Process Registered Republican Them Two Voters Votes Won Years]
Voters definitely believe Washington is corrupt - but most think it's bipartisan. Chuck Todd
[ Believe Bipartisan Corrupt Definitely Most Think Voters Washington]
I firmly believe that as voters come to learn more and more about John Kerry and learn more and more about his message that they're going to want a President who is willing to address the fact that we didn't have a post-war plan in Iraq. Harold Ford
[ Address Believe Come Fact Firmly Going His Iraq John Kerry Learn Message More Plan Post-War President Voters Want Willing]
And American voters understand that if we want to keep fighting to move in the new - in a new direction, we've got a long way to go. And we need to make sure we continue with Democrats being in the majority. Debbie Wasserman Schultz
[ American Being Continue Democrats Direction Fighting Go Got Keep Long Majority Make Move Need New Sure Understand Voters Want Way]
The President has not created any Ford constituency, unique from that of any Republican President. The one exception to this is that he does show unique strength with young voters for a Republican. Robert Teeter
[ Any Constituency Created Does Exception Ford President Republican Show Strength Unique Voters Young]
Many now born, by the time they are voters will compose part of a nation with a genius nowhere equaled, and with a vast territory upon which those energies and that genius can operate. Richard Parks Bland
[ Born Compose Energies Equaled Genius Many Nation Now Nowhere Operate Part Territory Those Time Upon Vast Voters Which Will]
I think he intends to run for president... I think Senator McCain cares about the opinions of New Hampshire voters. Pat Toomey
[ Cares Hampshire Intends Mccain New Opinions President Run Senator Think Voters]
The largest party in America, by the way, is neither the Democrats nor the Republicans. It's the party of non-voters. Robert Reich Politics
[ America Democrats Largest Neither Nor Party Republicans Way]
Well, if Democratic members in the House elect Nancy Pelosi as their leader, it's almost as if they just didn't get the message from the voters this election. I mean, the voters outright rejected the agenda that she's been about. And here they're going to put her back in charge. Eric Cantor
[ Agenda Almost Back Been Charge Democratic Elect Election Get Going Her Here House Just Leader Mean Members Message Nancy Outright Pelosi Put Rejected She Their Voters Well]
The average voter has to hear a point seven times before it registers. Paul Weyrich
[ Average Before Hear Point Registers Seven Times Voter]
Requiring valid, photographic identification is a common sense step to ensure voter integrity and sound elections. Sonny Perdue
[ Common Elections Ensure Identification Integrity Photographic Requiring Sense Sound Step Valid Voter]
Bill Clinton was a liberal who could appeal to conservative-leaning Bubba voters. Rich Lowry
[ Appeal Bill Clinton Could Liberal Voters]
We do not believe voters gave President Bush a mandate to turn back the clock decades on so many of our legal protections. Ralph Neas
[ Back Believe Bush Clock Decades Gave Legal Mandate Many Our President Protections Turn Voters]
No voters will be left behind. Donna Brazile
[ Behind Left Voters Will]
Taxes are important. President Bush's tax proposals leave no rich person behind. Voters approve of President Bush helping the kind of people they wish they were one of. Andy Rooney
[ Approve Behind Bush Helping Important Kind Leave Person President Proposals Rich Tax Taxes Voters Were Wish]
We have seen voters denied their rights in recent elections as they have been incorrectly purged from lists, their absentee votes not counted, and voting machine integrity and security not assured. Marcy Kaptur
[ Assured Been Counted Denied Elections Incorrectly Integrity Lists Machine Purged Recent Rights Security Seen Their Voters Votes Voting]
The 2004 Election marks the first time in modern political history that Republican voter turnout matched Democratic turnout in a presidential election year. Jeff Miller
[ Democratic Election First History Marks Matched Modern Political Presidential Republican Time Turnout Voter Year]
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]
A low voter turnout is an indication of fewer people going to the polls. Dan Quayle
[ Fewer Going Indication Low Polls Turnout Voter]
The voters reward good performance. So, I'm going to go out and focus, if I become the governor, to do the very best job I can as governor. The rest of it will take care of itself. Dave Heineman
[ Become Best Care Focus Go Going Good Governor Itself Job Out Performance Rest Reward Take Very Voters Will]
We have a president who stole the presidency through family ties, arrogance and intimidation, employing Republican operatives to exercise the tactics of voter fraud by disenfranchising thousands of blacks, elderly Jews and other minorities. Barbra Streisand
[ Arrogance Blacks Elderly Employing Exercise Family Fraud Intimidation Jews Minorities Operatives Other Presidency President Republican Stole Tactics Thousands Through Ties Voter]
Memo to White House: Calling voters stupid is not a winning strategy. Karl Rove
[ Calling House Strategy Stupid Voters White Winning]
What is the primary purpose of a political leader? To build a majority. If voters care about parking lots, then talk about parking lots. Newt Gingrich
[ Build Care Leader Lots Majority Parking Political Primary Purpose Talk Then Voters]
The great thing about this town hall format is that it allows us to hear what's on the minds of Americans. Tonight, it was clear - voters have quite a few questions about the direction in which the current administration is headed. Janet Napolitano
[ Administration Allows Americans Clear Current Direction Few Format Great Hall Headed Hear Minds Questions Quite Thing Tonight Town Us Voters Which]
Well, the tough thing for them is that the Republican primary is pretty far over to the right, just as the Democratic primary is further over to the left than the average voter in each party. Charles Schumer
[ Average Democratic Each Far Further Just Left Over Party Pretty Primary Republican Right Than Them Thing Tough Voter Well]
President Bush remained undeterred by the massive display of American opposition, even though much of it came from the hundreds of thousands of voters who supported him by voting for Nader. Jon Stewart
[ American Bush Came Display Even Him Hundreds Massive Much Nader Opposition President Remained Supported Though Thousands Voters Voting]
I am fairly certain that my abortion position hurt me, because in a Democratic primary, where turnout is relatively low, liberal voters turn out in disproportionately large numbers and thus exercise a disproportionate influence on the outcome. Robert Casey
[ Abortion Am Because Certain Democratic Disproportionate Disproportionately Exercise Fairly Hurt Influence Large Liberal Low Numbers Out Outcome Position Primary Relatively Thus Turn Turnout Voters Where]
Political promises are much like marriage vows. They are made at the beginning of the relationship between candidate and voter, but are quickly forgotten. Dick Gregory
[ Beginning Between Candidate Forgotten Made Marriage Much Political Promises Quickly Relationship Voter Vows]
I reject the notion that a high turnout helps Senator Kerry. I think in Florida at least, it's going to help President Bush because we have gotten more registered voters than the Democrats, and our base is just fired up - thanks to your help and a lot of others. Jeb Bush
[ Base Because Bush Democrats Fired Florida Going Gotten Help Helps High Just Kerry Least Lot More Notion Others Our President Registered Reject Senator Than Thanks Think Turnout Up Voters Your]
They appear to have had a higher voter turnout in Iraq than we did in our recent federal elections, and we didn't have terrorists threatening to kill our families if we voted. Conrad Burns
[ Appear Did Elections Families Federal Had Higher Iraq Kill Our Recent Terrorists Than Threatening Turnout Voted Voter]
How it is that within 60 days of a general election issue, groups can no longer tell voters that a Member of Congress votes pro-abortion, against guns, against the environment or whatever else is beyond me. Paul Weyrich
[ Against Beyond Congress Days Election Else Environment General Groups Guns How Issue Longer Member Tell Voters Votes Whatever Within]
The European Union, which is not directly responsible to voters, provides an irresistible opportunity for European elites to seize power in order to impose their own vision on a newly socially regimented Europe. Maggie Gallagher
[ Directly Elites Europe European Impose Irresistible Newly Opportunity Order Own Power Provides Responsible Seize Socially Their Union Vision Voters Which]
I have a very personal interest. I am a Miami-Dade voter. One of the issues is that my vote and so many other votes of women and African Americans in Florida are being discounted or discarded. I want my vote to count. Patricia Ireland
[ African Am Americans Being Count Discarded Florida Interest Issues Many Other Personal Very Vote Voter Votes Want Women]
"Empathy" is the latest code word for liberal activism, for treating the Constitution as malleable clay to be kneaded and molded in whatever form justices want. It represents an expansive view of the judiciary in which courts create policy that couldn't pass the legislative branch or, if it did, would generate voter backlash. Karl Rove
[ Activism Backlash Branch Clay Code Constitution Courts Create Did Empathy Expansive Form Generate Judiciary Justices Latest Legislative Liberal Malleable Molded Pass Policy Represents Treating View Voter Want Whatever Which Wo]
We love the ability of the people to influence the actions of decision-makers, of lawmakers and presidents to be removed from or elevated to office by the will of voters, and of the community to connect amongst diverse populations through the ballot box. Charles Rangel
[ Ability Actions Amongst Ballot Box Community Connect Diverse Elevated Influence Lawmakers Love Office Populations Presidents Removed Through Voters Will]
Local television and local TV news isn't telling the voters about local candidates. Reed Hundt
[ Candidates Local News Television Telling Tv Voters]
If the Republicans think that by having stated and even achieved most of the Contract that they are therefore entitled to the acceptance and favor of the American voter, they're crazy. Malcolm Wallop
[ Acceptance Achieved American Contract Crazy Entitled Even Favor Having Most Republicans Stated Therefore Think Voter]
Research has shown that the perceived style of leadership is by far the most important thing to most voters in evaluating officeholders and candidates. Robert Teeter
[ Candidates Evaluating Far Important Leadership Most Officeholders Perceived Research Shown Style Thing Voters]
Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, exercises a public trust. Grover Cleveland Politics
[ Chief Every Exercises Magistrate Public Surely Trust Voter Your]
Voters must have faith in the electoral process for our democracy to succeed. Blanche Lincoln
[ Democracy Electoral Faith Must Our Process Succeed Voters]
I filed the ethics complaint against Tom DeLay not because I'm a Democrat and he's a Republican or even because he drew me out of my congressional seat but because he engaged in corruption to further his plans to disenfranchise voters in Texas. Chris Bell
[ Against Because Complaint Congressional Corruption Delay Democrat Drew Engaged Ethics Even Filed Further His Out Plans Republican Seat Texas Tom Voters]
They view massive immigration as a massive infusion of potential voters for the Democratic Party, and therefore will do nothing, absolutely nothing to stop that flow of legal or illegal entrance into the country. Tom Tancredo
[ Absolutely Country Democratic Entrance Flow Illegal Immigration Infusion Into Legal Massive Nothing Party Potential Stop Therefore View Voters Will]
That the decision is taken away from the voters, and as in 2000 turned over to the lawyers and the courts. John Fund
[ Away Courts Decision Lawyers Over Taken Turned Voters]