31 Total Quotes

Maurice Carroll Quotes

It is ironic. Here's a guy who made his reputation running against Republicans and, because of those campaigns, he's got name recognition among Republicans.
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#Republicans

Nobody could ever accuse Green of a last ditch campaign, he'll always run for something. But certainly it's a comeback effort.
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#Accuse

He's not stupid. He is working hard in the black and Hispanic communities, and I have to believe that in the black community, at least among the professional black politicians, they are not absolutely enthusiastic about Ferrer.
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#Believe

People remember he was a Democrat, and they suspect that deep in his heart he still is. And it's not like they're electing a Republican. They're electing a mayor.
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#Heart

Not all that many years ago the best people shied away from Sharpton, but he has remade himself and is still in the process. He is smart, quotable and clearly wants to be the Jesse Jackson of New York, if not the Jesse Jackson of the world.
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#People

Bill Bradley has been on a sustained drive, blowing past Vice President Gore.
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#Past

had been right on the button in all past races.
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#Past

Even in a city touchy about civil rights, New Yorkers pick a bag search over the threat of being blown up.
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#Civil Rights

Running for attorney general, she loses more respectably, but she still loses. This is not great news for Pirro, but she still runs better in a race she insists she is not running.
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#News

People think Bloomberg ought to have more to do with it,
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#People

Give those New Hampshire voters credit, ... Two-thirds of them have watched a GOP debate and more than half of them have watched a Democratic face-off.
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#Debate

Beyond the compassion that everyone feels, Mayor Giuliani's prostate cancer has yet to have an impact on the Senate race,
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#Cancer

Freddy's clearly having a good week, whereas a lot of people around town are asking, 'So what is the mayor's game plan for winning another four years of Republican rule in City Hall?' ... We've yet to see it.
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#People

At the end of the day, this is a Democratic town, and Mike Bloomberg is acting more and more with that political reality in mind,
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#Acting And Actors

At the end of the day, this is a Democratic town, and Mike Bloomberg is acting more and more with that political reality in mind.
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#Acting And Actors

People think Bloomberg ought to have more to do with it.
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#People

Did he score any knockout blows? No. Did he show that he belonged in the race? Sure.
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#Race

Health stuff is always a problem because it's such a personal thing. But the rule of thumb is that it's always better to tell the truth. Even if it gets yucky, you should let them have it.
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#Health

This poll reflects local concerns about immigrants gathering on street corners, waiting for jobs, or packed into illegal housing and the like. Red state, blue state, and purple state voters agree: Illegal immigration is a serious problem.
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#Jobs

This poll reflects local concerns about immigrants gathering on street corners, waiting for jobs, or packed into illegal housing and the like. If you're not here legally, you shouldn't get government benefits, Americans say overwhelmingly. They'd also deny driver's licenses to illegal immigrants.
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#Jobs

You'd think people would be sympathetic to them because, let's face it, they're here for the same reasons everyone else is here: Because they can improve their lives.
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#People

That shows she's got good connections or else she's got people with good connections. From all I can gather, Spencer, while an attractive guy, does not have good connections.
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#People

Where she actually stands on stuff has very little to do with the way people feel about her. It's going to carry over into a national race because the people that love her, love her and the people that don't, hate her.
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#People

That sky-high approval rating just won't come down. What looked like a second honeymoon seems to be settling in as a long-term love affair.
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#Approval

The books have to be bad news. I don't think (Weld) is a crook or anything like that, that's silly.
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#Books And Reading

It's a fight to see who's going to direct the party, and the Rockefeller wing has money and connections.
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#Money

People think this is a horrible problem, and they are not being very friendly to illegal immigrants.
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#People

I don't think it's going to be a terribly polite primary. And, why should it be?
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#Politeness

They sure are New York's finest, a big majority agrees. But a lot of New Yorkers think the police might have crossed the civil liberties line in controlling protesters.
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#Majority

Once again, Piazza is an attractive, nice guy. The sex-symbol stuff does count with women.
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#Sex