18 Total Quotes

Al Hubbard Quotes

The president is totally committed to Social Security reform.
Al Hubbard
#Reform

Poverty is a lagging indicator. It is sort of the last ratio that declines with an expanding economy.
Al Hubbard
#Economy

The last thing in the world we need to do is raise taxes and retard economic growth.
Al Hubbard
#Growth

The president believes very strongly that this is going to have a major, major impact on economic growth and economic growth in the short run, which is so important to creating those jobs where people will come back to New Orleans, southern Mississippi and southern Alabama.
Al Hubbard
#Growth

We're fortunate that the economy is very, very strong now. It will continue to be strong.
Al Hubbard
#Economy

The timing is unclear. In terms of priorities for next year, that's up -- I'm going to leave it up to him to share his priorities with the American people.
Al Hubbard
#Priorities

The bottom line is, (Bush) truly believes, as we believe, that by leaving more money in people's hands and allowing them to spend it, that has propelled the economy.
Al Hubbard
#Money

The sooner we make (the tax cuts) permanent, the better for the economy. I am encouraging him to make that a top priority.
Al Hubbard
#Economy

The American people are very, very frustrated with the health care system, for good reason.
Al Hubbard
#Health

It's unfair to treat people who don't have employer-provided insurance differently (in the tax code) from those who do have employer-provided insurance.
Al Hubbard
#People

It's not fair for people who feel like they can't leave their job or they'd lose their insurance. And it's not fair not to know what the quality of the providers are and what kind of pricing they're being charged for services.
Al Hubbard
#People

I can assure you this president is being very aggressive on spending control.
Al Hubbard
#Control

Medicare is a much bigger problem than Social Security ... you can't wish away the problem, it's there and the sooner we address it the better.
Al Hubbard
#Security

Why should we discourage people from paying for health care out of their pocket as opposed to through their insurance, the result of which is we tend to over-insure because that gives us a tax break.
Al Hubbard
#Health

We're still concerned about the high cost of energy. The president is especially concerned about the cost of natural gas and what it's going to mean to the American homeowner.
Al Hubbard
#Energy

Right now, the president's approval rating is not that strong. That has a lot to do with Iraq.
Al Hubbard
#Approval

It's sort of Economics 101. The demand for fuel and gasoline has been ... growing dramatically and the supply has not been growing as rapidly.
Al Hubbard
#Economy

There are very good laws on the books. What's important is that those laws are enforced aggressively.
Al Hubbard
#Books And Reading