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Sue Kelly Quotes

The War on Terror is one of the most critical national security efforts in our history.
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#American Politician #History

Social Security is the very foundation of retirement security for millions of Americans.
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#American Politician

But there is a need to explore ways we can preserve the promise of Social Security for future generations.
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#American Politician #Future

Small businesses provide 75 percent of new U.S. jobs and are the backbone of our economy, and no outdated ban should be keeping small business owners from collecting the same interest their money could earn if it were held by an individual.
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#American Politician #Economy

This is a comprehensive undertaking that involves not only our military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan, but also a wide-ranging rejuvenation of our military, intelligence and law enforcement capabilities to adapt to a new kind of enemy.
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#Afghanistan

Last year, I co-sponsored the Highlands Conservation Act and in a bipartisan effort we passed the bill through Congress.
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#American Politician

Yet our small business owners across the country are unfairly losing potential interest income on a daily basis until the Business Checking Freedom Act becomes law.
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#American Politician #Business

Our agricultural economy in the Hudson Valley continues to face historically low prices and producer income, as well as losses due to weather and other disasters.
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#American Politician #Economy

I believe that the federal government should be doing more to reduce taxes and unnecessary regulations that hamper small business growth.
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#American Politician #Business

Through my work on the House Aviation Subcommittee, I have been actively promoting the growth of Stewart International Airport in New Windsor.
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#American Politician

As a former professional patient advocate, I believe prescription drugs are an essential part of high-quality medical treatment, and I supported enactment of the Medicare Prescription Drug and Modernization Act.
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#American Politician #Drugs

Congress will be seeking the answers in the days ahead. There is no place for fraud or abuse in any federal program, especially one as vital and serious as this, to help affected small businesses recover economically after 9/11.
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#Abuse

As a former small business owner, I recognize both the important role small businesses play in our economy and the broad universe of challenges that small business owners face in trying to make ends meet.
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#American Politician #Business

I remain committed to improving the government services to which Hudson Valley veterans are entitled.
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#American Politician #Government

Farming in our rural communities is not just an economic industry, but a way of life.
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#Life

The president's budget proposals have neglected water infrastructure.
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#American Politician

The one thing I would never do is support a proposal that would jeopardize the benefits of retirees or near-retirees who have spent their lives paying into the social security system.
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#Support

I am staunchly committed to ensuring the long-term solvency of Social Security and preserving full benefits for Americans who have spent their entire working lives contributing to this program.
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#American Politician

Protecting children at our local schools must always be a priority at all levels of government, ... This is a very positive example of federal and local officials working together to make sure that Goshen schools have the security equipment necessary to keep students safe and stop any crime on school grounds.
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#Children

The United States must remain ever-vigilant in finding and freezing terrorist money around the world, and we need to demand similar vigilance from all countries around the globe,
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#Money

The ability of women-owned businesses to flourish is crucial to our nation's economic future.
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#Ability