23 Total Quotes

Ray LaHood Quotes

There's an awful lot of work that will have to go on before there's any vote on Social Security,
Ray LaHood
#Security

The people in my 14 counties don't want to go back to the old days, ... What about fair trade and free trade, what about markets?
Ray LaHood
#People

I find it hard to believe that the same gas which cost about $2.50 per gallon at 7 a.m. on Monday was priced at over $2.75 by noon that very same day,
Ray LaHood
#Believe

I don't really favor that kind of thing, ... I know you all like COOL up here ... but I cannot believe you're interested in having the government get involved in this thing.
Ray LaHood
#Believe

my 40-minute conversation with him.
Ray LaHood
#Conversation

In the end, the vast majority of people in my own district told me - either by letters, e-mails or personal contact - that they really wanted me to stay where I am, ... I had very few people in my own district say they wanted me to run for governor.
Ray LaHood
#Letters

I think if Edgar gets in the race, he'll win the GOP nomination and beat Blagojevich,
Ray LaHood
#Race

The reality is the people have a hard time believing gouging or collusion is not taking place when they see these spikes, and I have a hard time believing it myself,
Ray LaHood
#People

It's just a lot of money and people are worried that it's done correctly,
Ray LaHood
#Money

It's just a lot of money and people are worried that it's done correctly,
Ray LaHood
#Money

It's just a lot of money and people are worried that it's done correctly.
Ray LaHood
#Money

It's a lot of money, and people are worried that [relief efforts are] done correctly,
Ray LaHood
#Money

People used to write a letter, but since the anthrax scare it takes four to six weeks for a letter from Adams County to get to an office in Washington D.C.,
Ray LaHood
#People

We're going to have to put a real sharp pencil to the budget, sharper than we have ever had to do before,
Ray LaHood
#Budget

I was raised in Peoria. My wife was. It's a good town to raise kids in,
Ray LaHood
#Kids

People can say all types of stuff, ... When I lived in Peoria before, people tried to convince me to run for things. I had an opportunity then and I didn't. I will say I'm never going to rule that out in the future. Politics is a lot about being in the right place at the right time.
Ray LaHood
#People

We're not just going to pile it on the debt, we're going to pay for it,
Ray LaHood
#Debt

The only part of the formula they have going for them right now is some of our people are ethically challenged, ... The rest of it doesn't fit--they don't have ideas, they don't have people on our side retiring.
Ray LaHood
#People

We've got lots of time, lots of good ideas.
Ray LaHood
#Ideas

in support of those that are citizen soldiers who come from those communities.
Ray LaHood
#Soldiers

They are a long way away from getting the votes, ... Medicaid, Medicare, food stamps, whatever -- for every person, there's an issue.
Ray LaHood
#Food

It is wrong that we are closing and realigning bases while we are at war,
Ray LaHood
#War

It's just a lot of money and people are worried that it's <br/> done correctly,
Ray LaHood
#Money