53 Total Quotes

David Vitter Quotes

Ronald Reagan's vision of smaller government, less taxes, and a strong national defense has led to a prosperous America. As president, he rebuilt our military and reinvigorated our confidence in ourselves.
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#American Politician #America

I welcome the boldness of his vision. ... Clearly the tough work remains to be done, and everybody, including Congress, needs to roll up their sleeves and get that work done.
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#Boldness

Marriage is a core institution of societies throughout the world and throughout history. It's something that has provided permanence and stability for our very social structure.
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#American Politician #History

I have four children, and they are my four greatest reasons to make sure we meet our goal of securing a strong future for Louisiana.
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#American Politician #Children

We do not need international help to stop corruption, we need strong Louisiana Leadership.
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#American Politician #Corruption

The United Nations has no business in our elections.
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#American Politician #Business

We need a Katrina reconstruction commission headed by a no-nonsense, nonpolitical, businessman manager so that we all have something lasting to show for this spending,
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#Nonsense

What I am suggesting is that I'd love to see more written material that predates the nomination,
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#Love

I'd love to see more written material that predates the nomination,
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#Love

What I am suggesting is that I'd love to see more written material that predates the nomination.
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#Love

Catholic schools prepare every student to meet the challenges of their future by developing their mind, yes, but also their body and their soul and spirit.
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#American Politician #Future

I continue to believe that if children are given the necessary tools to succeed, they will succeed beyond their wildest dreams.
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#Children

I roll up my sleeves and actively get involved in that, in partnership with all of you.
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#Partnership

I feel like I have the best job in politics, ... Right now, I'm not even thinking about (running for governor).
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#Politics

Richard is a senior member of the House's Transportation Committee, ... I was on a relevant Senate committee. We were both named to the joint legislative committee which developed the final version of the bill. If not for Richard's leadership, a lot of this wouldn't have gotten done.
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#Senate

Unfortunately, we're at the top of a really bad list, ... That is railway crossing accidents and fatalities. Although we're not a populous state, we rank in the Top 3 in railway accidents and the Top 5 in deaths related to railway accidents. We have as many dangerous railway crossing as just about any state, except maybe for California and Illinois.
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#Accidents

To me, the single most important thing to me is that he has the right judicial philosophy, ... He will read the law as written by Congress and apply it to the facts of a case as written and not make it up as he goes along based on his views.
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#Philosophy

It's not a perfect bill but it's a good, solid bill worth passing,
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#Worth

Hopefully today is the turnaround, that is my prayer,
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#Prayer

Do the people's business,
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#Business

Wendy and I grew up in New Orleans, and every place we know and have so many wonderful memories of, is almost all under water,
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#Memories

There was absolutely no execution,
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#Execution

This wasn't a failure of one person, although it was that also, ... It was a failure of the whole bureaucracy, and the solution to that isn't getting a new head bureaucrat or a new type of head bureaucrat. I think the whole bureaucratic FEMA model is what has to be probably discarded.
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#Bureaucracy

(Last week) was tough. It was hard. Now we're here a week later and things are turning the corner. People are upbeat. We came here to listen, to learn, to talk to people and to analyze what went wrong. And so far we've learned a lot.
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#People