16 Total Quotes

Ted Kennedy Quotes

People are looking at Iowa, ... Iowa's going to have an extraordinary opportunity to set the direction for this country and to have an important influence on the nominating process.
Ted Kennedy
#Country

Natural gas... could cost as much as one and a half times what it did last year, when the current price of heating oil is already 30 percent higher than a year ago,
Ted Kennedy
#Cost

I certainly hope the administration's long-awaited re-involvement in this fundamental debate is genuine, and not because of election year conversion.
Ted Kennedy
#Debate

Do you believe that Congress has the power to pass laws aimed at eliminating discrimination in society, or do you believe that our hands are tied - that the elected representatives of the people of the us are without the power to pass laws aimed at righting wrongs, ending injustice, eliminating the inequalities that we have just witnessed so dramatically and tragically in New Orleans,
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#Congress

Many in the scientific community are concerned that the president's decision will delay development of cures for dread disease for many years, at the cost of countless lives and immeasurable suffering,
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#Community

We will continue this battle here in the United States Senate and in the course of the elections, ... I'm absolutely sure that at the end of the day we will preserve the Medicare system ... and we will get to the day when we have a real prescription drug program.
Ted Kennedy
#Elections

In the midst of a national disaster of biblical proportions, it is difficult for the American people to participate fully in the selection of the next chief justice, one of the most important positions in our government and the chief protector of our Constitution,
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#Disaster

This administration manipulated and misused intelligence information that rushed us to war.
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#Information

Members have a lot of respect for the kind of diligence and hard work (exhibited by Burr), ... It's been a very important service (for Burr) to develop that expertise.
Ted Kennedy
#Diligence

go down in history as the first president to try to write discrimination back into the Constitution.
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#Constitution

We will not be able to move past this scandal as a nation until there is full independent investigation of all that has gone wrong in our detention and interrogation policy, and all the persons found responsible for these shameful policies are held accountable,
Ted Kennedy
#Past

We will not be able to move past this scandal as a nation until there is full independent investigation of all that has gone wrong in our detention and interrogation policy, and all the persons found responsible for these shameful policies are held accountable.
Ted Kennedy
#Past

a positive step long awaited by many of us in Congress.
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#Congress

Help! Mom! There Are Liberals Under My Bed.
Ted Kennedy
#Bed

It's not enough to go to the United Nations with a resolution, ... We must go with the right resolution, and it's not clear that this administration is ready to swallow its pride and do that. Words don't matter. We need deeds.
Ted Kennedy
#Pride #United Nations