Quotations that match 'voter'.Commitments the voters don't know about can't hurt you.
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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.
[ Any Constituency Created Does Exception Ford President Republican Show Strength Unique Voters Young]
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.
[ Administration Allows Americans Clear Current Direction Few Format Great Hall Headed Hear Minds Questions Quite Thing Tonight Town Us Voters Which]
Touch screen voting is a fine thing so long as they have a voter-verified paper trail.
[ Fine Long Paper Screen Thing Touch Trail Voting]
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter. Government
[ Against Argument Average Best Conversation Democracy Five-Minute Voter]
We've got 50 percent voter turnout for presidential elections. That's appalling. We can do so much better.
[ Appalling Better Elections Got Much Percent Presidential Turnout Voter]
Campaigning in Wyoming is politics at its most retail level. It's done one voter at a time.
[ Campaigning Done Level Most Politics Retail Time Voter Wyoming]
People want a result. Immigrant voters aren't stupid, and they're going to know who's on their side.
[ Going Immigrant Know Result Side Stupid Their Voters Want]
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.
[ Active Almost Becoming Education Freedom Graduated High Massive Mississippi Passage Project Rite School Summer Voter]
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.
[ American Being Continue Democrats Direction Fighting Go Got Keep Long Majority Make Move Need New Sure Understand Voters Want Way]
Some 43 percent of voters in union households voted for President Bush in 2004, according to exit poll data.
[ According Bush Data Exit Households Percent Poll President Some Union Voted 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.
[ Because Britain Contemporary Home Just Natural Often Should Sound Today Too Voters Younger]
The Democratic Party looks at massive immigration, legal and illegal, as a source of voters.
[ Democratic Illegal Immigration Legal Looks Massive Party Source Voters]
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.
[ Born Compose Energies Equaled Genius Many Nation Now Nowhere Operate Part Territory Those Time Upon Vast Voters Which Will]
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.
[ Address Believe Come Fact Firmly Going His Iraq John Kerry Learn Message More Plan Post-War President Voters Want Willing]
Voters definitely believe Washington is corrupt - but most think it's bipartisan.
[ Believe Bipartisan Corrupt Definitely Most Think Voters Washington]
The 2004 Election marks the first time in modern political history that Republican voter turnout matched Democratic turnout in a presidential election year.
[ Democratic Election First History Marks Matched Modern Political Presidential Republican Time Turnout Voter Year]
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.'
[ Anywhere Breaks Care Did Give Government Health Party Reduce Repeal Said Say Single Size Tax Tea Them Voters Wealthiest]
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.
[ Apart Clinton Get Going Her Husband Issue More Offer Really Same She Something Think Unique Voters Whether]
He who uses the office he owes to the voters wrongfully and against them is a thief.
[ Against Office Owes Them Thief Uses Voters Wrongfully]
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.
[ Better Class Clear Demonstrate Going Having Larger Made Our Sizes Smaller Someone Support Than Think Unless 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.
[ Among Christian Culture Extreme Global Hypocrisy Issue Life Looking Point Poverty Religious Right Should Speaks Start Think Tremendous Voters Warming]
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.
[ Around Borders Congress Country Demanded District Get Hold Illegal Immigrants Influx Our Security Tighten Voters]
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.
[ Beyond Card Day Dean Decided District Each Focus Know Life Noses Out Passed Registration Set Shirley Signed Somewhere Table Up Voter]
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.
[ Acceptance Achieved American Contract Crazy Entitled Even Favor Having Most Republicans Stated Therefore Think Voter]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ Against Because Complaint Congressional Corruption Delay Democrat Drew Engaged Ethics Even Filed Further His Out Plans Republican Seat Texas Tom Voters]
I think he intends to run for president... I think Senator McCain cares about the opinions of New Hampshire voters.
[ Cares Hampshire Intends Mccain New Opinions President Run Senator Think Voters]
Requiring valid, photographic identification is a common sense step to ensure voter integrity and sound elections.
[ Common Elections Ensure Identification Integrity Photographic Requiring Sense Sound Step Valid Voter]
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.
[ Better Blogging Changing Collect Collecting Communicate Dramatic Emails Evidence Fast Increase Influence Key Message Numbers Our Seen Should Telephone Them Things Used Using Voters]
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.
[ Assure Chechnya More Much Ordinary Peaceful Pleasant President Republic Than Voter War Would]
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.
[ Against Community Doing Entire Going Good Him Job Just Less Long Merits More Nobody Office Person Run Somebody Understanding Voters Well Would]
The largest party in America, by the way, is neither the Democrats nor the Republicans. It's the party of non-voters. Politics
[ America Democrats Largest Neither Nor Party Republicans Way]
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.
[ Alien Congressmen Country Democracy Forget Government Never Officials Our Ourselves Over Power President Rulers Senators Ultimate Us Voters]
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.
[ Against Beyond Congress Days Election Else Environment General Groups Guns How Issue Longer Member Tell Voters Votes Whatever Within]
"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.
[ 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]
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.
[ California Complexion Elected Get Given Hard Opportunity Overall Particularly Republican Structure Think Tremendous Very Voter]
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.
[ Bipartisan Card Change Legislature Our Punch Reality Resistance Stopped System Tried Use 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.
[ Absolutely Country Democratic Entrance Flow Illegal Immigration Infusion Into Legal Massive Nothing Party Potential Stop Therefore View Voters Will]
Conservative voters increasingly understand that the one legacy a president can leave is his judicial appointments.
[ Appointments Conservative His Increasingly Judicial Leave Legacy President Understand 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.
[ Communist Country Decide Due Go Important Irresponsibility Issues Left Much Need See Stand Themselves Too Voters Watch Why]
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.
[ Blair Choice Clear Conservatives Deregulation Election Everyday Face General Interference Less Life More Mr Next Regulation Under Voters Yet]
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.
[ Career Considerable Electorate Had Jewish Number Own Politician Represented Supporting Throughout Voters Which Years]
Research has shown that the perceived style of leadership is by far the most important thing to most voters in evaluating officeholders and candidates.
[ Candidates Evaluating Far Important Leadership Most Officeholders Perceived Research Shown Style Thing Voters]
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.
[ Approve Behind Bush Helping Important Kind Leave Person President Proposals Rich Tax Taxes Voters Were Wish]
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.
[ Directly Elites Europe European Impose Irresistible Newly Opportunity Order Own Power Provides Responsible Seize Socially Their Union Vision Voters Which]
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.
[ Activities Back Because Big Branch Congressional Does Elections Every Get Go Impact Our Out Step Them Time Up Us Vote Want Year]
That the decision is taken away from the voters, and as in 2000 turned over to the lawyers and the courts.
[ Away Courts Decision Lawyers Over Taken Turned Voters]
Bill Clinton was a liberal who could appeal to conservative-leaning Bubba voters.
[ Appeal Bill Clinton Could Liberal Voters]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ Average Democratic Each Far Further Just Left Over Party Pretty Primary Republican Right Than Them Thing Tough Voter Well]
No voters will be left behind.
[ Behind Left Voters Will]
Voters must have faith in the electoral process for our democracy to succeed.
[ Democracy Electoral Faith Must Our Process Succeed Voters]
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.
[ African Am Americans Being Count Discarded Florida Interest Issues Many Other Personal Very Vote Voter Votes Want Women]
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.
[ 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]
Judges were not the biggest issue for most voters in Georgia in 2002.
[ Biggest Georgia Issue Judges Most Voters Were]
That's the trouble with trying to influence an undecided voter. First you have to find one.
[ Find First Influence Trouble Trying Undecided Voter]
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.
[ Appear Did Elections Families Federal Had Higher Iraq Kill Our Recent Terrorists Than Threatening Turnout Voted 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.
[ Advisors Candidates Character Except Extent Give Hoot Political Reflects Their Think 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.
[ Alleging Clearly Election Evidence Exaggerating Florida Given Happened Him Kerry Maybe Minority Mr Provide Should Voters Wait]
The Democratic Party is on the move across the country. Voters are responding to our message of progress and fiscal responsibility.
[ Across Country Democratic Fiscal Message Move Our Party Progress Responding Responsibility Voters]
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.
[ Believe Candidates Done First Good Government Impulses Lot Ordinary Party Power Really Tea Think True Voters Voting Wealth Well Years]
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.
[ 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]
You may be able to fool the voters, but not the atmosphere. Environmental
[ Able Atmosphere Fool May 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.
[ Anybody Changes Communication District Getting Guy His Point Pork Roast Spam Thinks Unless View Voter Your]
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.
[ Assured Been Counted Denied Elections Incorrectly Integrity Lists Machine Purged Recent Rights Security Seen Their Voters Votes Voting]
Memo to White House: Calling voters stupid is not a winning strategy.
[ Calling House Strategy Stupid Voters White Winning]
While Republican voters have remained universally supportive of their President, Democrats and Independents are returning to a more naturally critical stance.
[ Critical Democrats Independents More Naturally President Remained Republican Returning Stance Supportive Their Universally Voters While]
What is the primary purpose of a political leader? To build a majority. If voters care about parking lots, then talk about parking lots.
[ Build Care Leader Lots Majority Parking Political Primary Purpose Talk Then Voters]
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.
[ Become Best Care Focus Go Going Good Governor Itself Job Out Performance Rest Reward Take Very Voters Will]
A low voter turnout is an indication of fewer people going to the polls.
[ Fewer Going Indication Low Polls Turnout Voter]
Voters want to know that elections will be conducted fairly and accurately.
[ Accurately Conducted Elections Fairly Know Voters Want Will]
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.
[ Any Delicate Future His Honor Interests Involves Just Life More Other Than Trust Vote Voter Well]
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.
[ After Anyone Ballot Ballots Box Bribery Drops Guarantee Hands His Intimidation Into Makes Many Secrecy System Touching Voter Vulnerable Which Whole]
Local television and local TV news isn't telling the voters about local candidates.
[ Candidates Local News Television Telling Tv 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.
[ Crime Disasters Example Falling Labour Only Other Paradigm Policy Scared Senseless Stay Tells Them Voters Worst]
There are whole precincts of voters in this country whose united intelligence does not equal that of one representative American woman.
[ American Country Does Equal Intelligence Precincts Representative United Voters Whole Whose Woman]
The greatest threat to the constitutional right to vote is voter fraud.
[ Constitutional Fraud Greatest Right Threat Vote Voter]
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.
[ American Approval Become Bush Does Either Hell Need President Said Thinking Un Voters Wage War Well]
When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight, otherwise known as political power. Politics
[ Become Cannot Close Exercise Governments Known Large Otherwise Oversight Political Power Voters]
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.
[ 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]
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.
[ American Bush Came Display Even Him Hundreds Massive Much Nader Opposition President Remained Supported Though Thousands Voters Voting]
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.
[ Feel Half Him Know Much Only Perception Positive Reagan Republicans Stands Very Voters While]
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.
[ Brought Committee Fact Into Million National New Party Past Political President Process Registered Republican Them Two Voters Votes Won Years]
Voters don't decide issues, they decide who will decide issues. Politics
[ Decide Issues Voters Will]
Political promises are much like marriage vows. They are made at the beginning of the relationship between candidate and voter, but are quickly forgotten.
[ Beginning Between Candidate Forgotten Made Marriage Much Political Promises Quickly Relationship Voter Vows]
Voters quickly forget what a man says.
[ Forget Man Quickly Says Voters]
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.
[ Authoritarianism Been Blackwell Curb Efforts Heavily Kenneth Lists Made Minority Ohio Our Particular Precincts Purged Secretary State Strong Voters Where]
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.
[ After Club Conservation Earth Founded Friends Hand Kept League Plank Sierra Sort Voters Walked Went Work Writing]
The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.
[ Democracy Ignorance Impairs Security Voter]
The average voter has to hear a point seven times before it registers.
[ Average Before Hear Point Registers Seven Times Voter]
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.
[ Ability Actions Amongst Ballot Box Community Connect Diverse Elevated Influence Lawmakers Love Office Populations Presidents Removed Through Voters Will]
Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, exercises a public trust. Politics
[ Chief Every Exercises Magistrate Public Surely Trust Voter Your]
We do not believe voters gave President Bush a mandate to turn back the clock decades on so many of our legal protections.
[ Back Believe Bush Clock Decades Gave Legal Mandate Many Our President Protections Turn Voters]
Even as voters, we try to keep up with the guys as much as possible, mainly through television or ESPN.
[ Espn Even Guys Keep Mainly Much Possible Television Through Try Up Voters]
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.
[ Arrogance Blacks Elderly Employing Exercise Family Fraud Intimidation Jews Minorities Operatives Other Presidency President Republican Stole Tactics Thousands Through Ties Voter]
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.
[ Between Course Democracy Eyes House Know November Now Proper Reason Restoring Ripped Say Senate Simple Sometime Thereby Veil Version Voters Will Won Would]
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.
[ Actually Adequately Being Clearly Connect Frustrations Get Got Needs Now Out Problems Respond Same Saying Solved Their Time Voters Whatever]