87 Total Quotes

Nancy Pelosi Quotes

Nancy Pelosi
What credibility do we have as the leader of the free world to speak out against human rights abuses anywhere in the world if we put deals in front of ideals?
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#Credibility

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We are not where we should be at the start of yet another year of war in Iraq and Afghanistan .
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#Afghanistan

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I would be concerned as an American in any part of the country about a natural disaster or a terrorist attack.
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#Country

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Social Security has never failed to pay promised benefits, and Democrats will fight to make sure that Republicans do not turn a guaranteed benefit into a guaranteed gamble.
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#American Politician #Democrats

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to avoid the waste, fraud, and abuse that have plagued Iraq reconstruction and homeland security spending.
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#Abuse

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The criminal indictment of Majority Leader Tom DeLay is the latest example that Republicans in Congress are plagued by a culture of corruption at the expense of the American people.
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#Congress

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Even as we grieve, we must take quick action to stem the crisis and help those in desperate need,
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#Action

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Congress is rightly spending billions of dollars to help the people and businesses of the Gulf Coast who have been devastated by Hurricane Katrina, ... to ensure taxpayers' money goes to those in need, not to fraudulent contractors.
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#Congress

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We have a duty to protect the American people from terrorism, but also to protect law-abiding American citizens from unaccountable and unchallengeable government power over their personal lives, their personal records and their thoughts,
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#Duty

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President Bush needs to face reality in Iraq,
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#Iraq

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Troops may crush a protest, but they can never extinguish the flame of freedom that burns in every heart, here and in China, ... So when our administration says that we are going to take freedom to the darkest corners of the earth, I hope that includes the largest country in the world as well.
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#Freedom

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A vote for real campaign finance reform will end the corrosive influence of special interest money, and level the playing field so that all Americans can participate and be heard,
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#Finance

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Families faced with personal bankruptcy because of the storm should be given relief from any unnecessary burdens imposed by the new bankruptcy law.
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#Bankruptcy

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As the number of people without health insurance has increased for four years in a row, Republicans are charging ahead with $45 billion in cuts to Medicaid -- the health insurance program that provides medical care to America's poorest children and many of the survivors of Hurricane Katrina, ... Republicans give new meaning to the words 'suffer little children.'
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#Health

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To have a commission appointed exclusively by President Bush investigate his administration's intelligence failures in Iraq does not inspire confidence in its independence,
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#Confidence

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Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process.
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#American Politician

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Many in Congress have been concerned for many years about China's violation of human rights, occupation of Tibet, of proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, and that of course is a national security issue. But on the basis of trade alone, this is a bad deal for the American people.
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#Congress

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Republicans have been providing solutions and ideas since the immediate aftermath of the disaster, and have implored Democrats to join us and to focus on getting aid to those in need,'' said Ben Porritt, a spokesman for House Majority Leader Tom DeLay, R-Texas.
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#Democrats

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a partnership with the people in the region to build new housing, revive farmland, repair infrastructure, construct schools -- to rebuild your communities, to rebuild your lives, to restore your economies.
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#Partnership

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It gives tax cuts of $70 billion largely to the wealthiest people in America, it increases the deficit by $20 billion and really doesn't help the victims of Katrina,
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#America

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His resignation is the right thing for the country and for the people of the Gulf Coast states,
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#Country

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a strong advocate for an independent judiciary, particularly in response to recent threats to impeach judges for their judicial decisions and to strip federal courts of jurisdiction.
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#Advocate

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The American people deserve to know the truth about how their government prepared for and responded to this crisis,
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#Crisis

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The president's budget continues to reflect the Republican agenda of cutting guaranteed Social Security benefits that workers have earned.
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#Republican

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The Republicans' so-called lobbying reform proposal sticks a Band-Aid on a gaping wound. The Republican proposal fails to address the serious ethical abuses resulting from violations of existing rules and laws designed to curb corruption.
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#Reform

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Democrats have proposed a budget which protects the middle class, reduces the deficit, and reflects our American values. The budget decision is clear.
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#Class

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reckless and irresponsible tax plan that will undermine opportunity in our country. Instead of investing in our children, we will in debt them for years to come.
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#Children

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The partisan proposal that Republican leaders outlined yesterday is completely unacceptable, ... House Democrats will not participate in a sham that is just the latest example of congressional Republicans being the foxes guarding the president's hen house.
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#Democrats

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The federal budget should be a statement of our values, our national morals, and our priorities.
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#Priorities