36 Total Quotes

Dana Rohrabacher Quotes

Today, we are welcoming a great hero of freedom.
Dana Rohrabacher
#Freedom

The testimony we've heard has been depressing, totally depressing. NASA has an image of overcoming challenges that are preventing humankind from going into space. It seems that NASA has been unable to overcome the challenge of good financial record-keeping.
Dana Rohrabacher
#Challenges

This has been coming for years, and now we're facing the crisis. I don't like it, but it's a choice of being dependent on the Russians or dependent on the space shuttle, and it's becoming more and more apparent that it's riskier to depend on the space shuttle.
Dana Rohrabacher
#Choice

He was flamboyant, he exaggerated, he had flash and glitter. He fit into my image of what Hollywood was all about. None of that translated to me that he couldn't do the project.
Dana Rohrabacher
#Exaggerated

Let's quit giving these fellows the benefit of the doubt. It's costing us so much money.
Dana Rohrabacher
#Benefit

It's something that's going to push technology, push our capabilities. It's going to push us to do more than we can do today.
Dana Rohrabacher
#Capability

American POWs from the last Iraq war, who were held prisoner and tortured by Iraq, are now being prevented by our government from suing the Iraqis who tortured them.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

And let us be frank, the security threats that emanate from our ports come from foreign cargo.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

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
#American Politician

Businesses should no longer be allowed to depress wages by hiring illegal labor and then falsely claim that Americans don't want to do the jobs.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

But also, the guest workers program, it's quite often misused, meaning people could come in as part of a guest workers program and after two weeks in the fields, they'd run off to do every other kind of job that isn't covered by a guest workers program.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

Clearly, children's charities struggle to find private sources of money to sustain their benevolent programs.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

During my 8 years as chairman, I had the privilege to peer into the future to see dynamic citizen astronauts returning to and from the heavens which we can expect in the future.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

For years we have lived with the lie that the United Nations is somewhat above corruption, that the United Nations represents the best of humankind.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

I agree with my colleagues, even the one who just preceded me, that marijuana is probably a dangerous drug, and I would not suggest that we do anything to encourage its use.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

I believe we can do more in making the President's vision for space exploration a reality by awarding cash prizes to encourage greater participation of the private sector in the national space program.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

I rise in support of the separation of powers as established by our Founding Fathers in the Constitution. The Constitution clearly delegates the power to deal with criminal matters, like the use of drugs, to the States.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

I support this war on terror and the war on radical Islam.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

If al Qaeda or any other enemy of our country manages to create a situation or explode a bomb or murder or incapacitate large numbers of our people, we cannot wait for 7 weeks of a special election in order to deal with that.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

If we want more trade in the world, we should establish bilateral trade agreements with other democratic countries. That way we can control the decision-making process. The major economic countries of the world will enter into those agreements.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

In my district, the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles handle approximately 44 percent of all of the goods delivered to American shores, yet they are in constant need of revenue for facilities, improvements and upgrades to roads and bridges and rails.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

In the meantime, we see there are charities that spend much of their scarce resources that should be going directly to the children to overcome this gulf that separates them from both the donors and the needy.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

In times of emergency, it is responsible to increase the power of our government, yet we recognize that these powers should contain sunset provisions.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

January 30th will be a historic day for the Middle East and the world. The Iraqi people will take the next step toward a free and democratic society as they place their votes for a transitional Iraqi government.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

Next door to Ethiopia spreading out along the strategic Red Sea coastline is Eritrea, a relatively new country, and a place that few Americans seem to fully understand.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

On my watch, I've been privileged to peer into the future of dynamic citizen astronauts routinely flying to and from the heavens.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

Our marine terminals are invaluable commerce infrastructure, not only to our country but also for the many foreign manufacturers who sell primarily in the U.S. market.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

Our port facilities should have the freedom to levy a market-based container fee which will provide new revenue and make our system more equitable to the American taxpayer and American manufacturers.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

Our State Department is often wrong and timid.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician

Since September 11, 2001, more than 70,000 detainees have been captured in Afghanistan and Iraq. The vast majority have been released.
Dana Rohrabacher
#American Politician