12 Total Quotes

Jim Talent Quotes

I will come with independence and a fresh perspective.
Jim Talent
#Independence

an effective and experienced voice for Missouri.
Jim Talent
#Effective

Uniquely with methamphetamine, the drug isn't just used and sold in our neighborhoods and communities, it's made in our neighborhoods and communities. We're hoping this will throttle local labs because they will not be able to get the pseudoephedrine they need ... but that does not mean it's going to throttle methamphetamine altogether.
Jim Talent
#Community

This may in the minds of predators create a loophole, and I think we should try and plug that loophole as quickly as possible by any means possible.
Jim Talent
#Create

Methamphetamine is epidemic ... in my state alone, law enforcement tells me, hundreds, perhaps thousands of labs operate in isolated areas (and) often not so isolated areas,
Jim Talent
#Law

The home next door may be making methamphetamine. They make it in cars and vans.
Jim Talent
#Home

I expected I would have senators in states where this is not yet an epidemic come up to me and say, 'Look, why should we take the equivalent of half an aisle of cold medicines behind the counter in my state where this isn't a problem?' ... And I was going to tell them, 'It's a problem in your state, you just don't know it.' But they've not come up to me and said that.
Jim Talent
#Senators

I was especially concerned because the office closure plan was issued with little or no consultation with our local offices and producers,
Jim Talent
#Office

Once caught in Superfund liability, it becomes much more difficult for a small business to attract capital, make investments and, therefore, grow and create jobs,
Jim Talent
#Business

Once caught in Superfund liability, it becomes much more difficult for a small business to attract capital, make investments and, therefore, grow and create jobs.
Jim Talent
#Business

We ought to be using the confluence, celebrating it and using it for its historical preservation value, for its tourism value, and for raising the visibility of the area.
Jim Talent
#Value

Missouri is going to be better off because we've kept these jobs in Missouri.
Jim Talent
#Jobs