40 Total Quotes

Larry Craig Quotes

If the 1997 law cannot prevent the interment of a notorious serial killer, then what good is it? ... One thing is certain already -- the parole loophole must be closed.
Larry Craig
#Law

At the same time I recognize that taking away veterans' benefits on account of post-military service behavior is probably more complicated than it seems,
Larry Craig
#Behavior

The November election changed the character of the United States Senate. Elections have consequences,
Larry Craig
#Character

I'm for anything that lets people come here to work legally. There are more protections for workers who are here legally than for those who are not. It's also safer for the workers and employers have a more consistent pool of workers.
Larry Craig
#American Politician #People

A free state cannot exist, our free state of the United States collectively, cannot exist without the right of the people to defend themselves.
Larry Craig
#American Politician

We came to Iraq to liberate them and to make our world a safer place.
Larry Craig
#American Politician #Iraq

Congress has a responsibility to make sure our taxpayer dollars are being spent responsibly and effectively, and at the same time, that our men and women in uniform have everything they need to carry out the War on Terror.
Larry Craig
#American Politician #Congress

Breast cancer deaths in America have been declining for more than a decade. Much of that success is due to early detection and better treatments for women. I strongly encourage women to get a mammogram.
Larry Craig
#American Politician #America

Flag desecration is not a constitutional issue for the courts. It is a political one that belongs to the people.
Larry Craig
#American Politician #People

Laws protecting the United States flag do not cut away at the freedom of speech guaranteed in the First Amendment. . .Congress made this position clear upon passage of the Flag Protection Act of 1989, which prohibited desecration of the flag.
Larry Craig
#Freedom

We must not tolerate politicians who infringe upon our right to defend ourselves from thieves and stalkers and rapists and murderers. And we must not tolerate the politician who simply says: 'Pass another gun control law and call 9-1-1.'
Larry Craig
#Politicians

This bill says go after the criminal, don't go after the law-abiding gun manufacturer or the law-abiding gun seller.
Larry Craig
#Law

If I had to vote now for immediate action against Iraq, I'd vote no,
Larry Craig
#Action

The central theme [for Lott] is that as of January 20th Republicans are in the majority. We can't create an environment where we can't run the Senate.
Larry Craig
#Majority

For 18 months I have been working with the Air Force to try to bring stability to an air guard mission in the state of Idaho, and during that 18-month period, long before Iraqi Freedom, they really refused to work with us, ... So some weeks ago I did place a hold. It was very public. It was certainly not a secret thing.
Larry Craig
#Force

We do not take away the powers of surveillance, ... We do not take away the right and the power of the government to go after those who would do us wrong.
Larry Craig
#Power

Are (our farmers) large consumers of energy? Yes. Are they large producers? Yes. They're proud of it. The president's speech was very unproductive,
Larry Craig
#Energy

We go after law enforcement where the American people say it ought to be,
Larry Craig
#Law

Why do you believe that? Why do you think that and why would you draw that conclusion?
Larry Craig
#Believe

This bill is intended to do one thing, and that is to end the abuse that is now going on in the court system of America against law-abiding American businesses.
Larry Craig
#Abuse

about you and your profitability. And I must tell you, it's not terribly fun defending you.
Larry Craig
#Fun

Consumers are increasingly feeling that they are being taken for a ride.
Larry Craig
#American Politician #Consumers

It's not terribly fun defending you, but I do.
Larry Craig
#Fun

I urge calm and sensitivity to the fundamental civil liberties of our country.
Larry Craig
#American Politician