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The steps that I have taken involve controlling e-mails out of the labs, trying to make sure that no classified information leaves the labs at the foreign countries,
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#Trying

What I worry about is a new fiefdom within an already big fiefdom,
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#Worry

I was impressed by his (Aristide's) willingness to resolve the political crisis here, ... Aristide did tell me that he supports his president in the presidential view that there should be four more months of the U.N.
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#Crisis

Clean, reliable and renewable energy sources such as geothermal energy can become a significant contributor to the energy mix in the West at a time when parts of the region are experiencing power supply shortages,
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#Energy

They are close, but close is not good enough, ... I won't rest until all consumers can be assured that utilities have adequately prepared for a smooth rollover.
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#Rest

My expectation is to win two governors races in two tough states, ... And to come into the '06 election with some momentum, while Republican policies are collapsing.
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#Expectation

My expectation is to win two governors races in two tough states. And to come into the '06 election with some momentum, while Republican policies are collapsing.
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#Expectation

That drives the science, to sort out the species and figure out what's going on with the toxins and find out where they're distributed.
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#Science

It's a political statement and it's hurting people and it could cost lives.
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#People

Ignorance has always been the weapon of tyrants; enlightenment the salvation of the free.
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#American Politician #Ignorance

We must never forget that it is the private sector - not government - that is the engine of economic opportunity. Businesses, particularly small businesses, flourish and can provide good jobs when government acts as a productive partner.
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#American Politician

I've been told that I have a lot of energy. The secret is that I use renewable resources. Some days I'm solar powered. Some days I'm wind powered. And some people in this room might think I'm hybrid gas-powered. You'll just have to guess which it is today.
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#American Politician #Energy

The smartest thing we can do to create high-wage jobs and grow our economy is to keep our focus on education.
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#American Politician

We cannot accomplish all that we need to do without working together.
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#American Politician

Raising a family is difficult enough. But it's even more difficult for single parents struggling to make ends meet. They don't need more obstacles. They need more opportunities.
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#American Politician

Education enables people and societies to be what they can be.
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#American Politician

We're a superpower with a Third World grid.
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#American Politician

Few needs are more pressing, or more deserving of our attention, than taking care of the men and women of the U.S. armed forces.
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#American Politician

Every dollar governors are forced to cut out of our budgets is a dollar that's not going into the economy. . . . Every job that must be cut is another statistic in already escalating unemployment figures. . . . Every person who loses the support and services on which they rely for their livelihood and security leaves us poorer as a people and as a nation.
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#Budgets #Job #Economy #Livelihood #Governors

We cannot have a full economic recovery, we cannot ensure the security of this country, while the states are in the midst of the worst fiscal crisis in half a century. Direct aid to cash-strapped states is perhaps the most direct way to immediately jump-start an ailing economy.
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#Economy #Economic Recovery

Find a way to make up with some of the senators who opposed him, because senators hold the purse strings
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#Senators

Now we ask our federal governments to help us too, to help us with their principal responsibilities, immigration, drug smuggling.
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#Immigration

He always had the courage to ask the tough questions and demand answers. He set a high standard for TV journalists and his influence will be felt for generations to come.
Bill Richardson
#Courage