10 Total Quotes

Greg Nickels Quotes

Seattle has not adjusted the tax threshold since 1994, ... The raised threshold offsets the effect of inflation since that time.
Greg Nickels
#Inflation

very concerned about his [Lee's] mental stability and his violent behavior.
Greg Nickels
#Behavior

has given me no choice but to advocate for the termination of this project.
Greg Nickels
#Choice

A delay does not solve the revenue problem,
Greg Nickels
#Delay

A delay does not solve the (monorail) revenue problem, ... They can't save enough without fundamentally altering the line, and for that you have to go back to the voters.
Greg Nickels
#Delay

We know that Seattle is mentioned frequently ... a computer was found in Afghanistan showing pictures of Seattle-area landmarks. So we are in constant contact with the FBI and with other federal authorities,
Greg Nickels
#Afghanistan

We have had no specific or credible threats, but we don't take that as any kind of comfort. We know we need to be ready and we know that, that vigilance is the price of freedom.
Greg Nickels
#Comfort

The people of Seattle know I'm a mayor willing to make tough decisions.
Greg Nickels
#People

I will propose more money so we have the same number of beds or maybe a few more. I believe I can promise that,
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#Money

We've all had a lot of opportunity to work on the idea of preparedness.
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#Opportunity