9 Total Quotes

Timothy Roemer Quotes

It is time for the White House and the Congress to protect the American people.
Timothy Roemer
#Congress

We've lost more people in America in the war on terror -- 3,000 -- than we have our brave soldiers in Iraq, where we've lost 1,200 people,
Timothy Roemer
#America

The White House and the Congress took off with the baton . . . but they haven't finished running the race. The fundamental job of the government is to protect and defend its citizens, and at this point, the United States is still very vulnerable.
Timothy Roemer
#Congress

has talked about well-intentioned reform but has not delivered it.
Timothy Roemer
#Reform

The federal government's response to this natural disaster has been inexcusable, ... They should form a commission to look into the mistakes.
Timothy Roemer
#Disaster

Fs and Ds and incompletes aren't the American ideal and the American standard of excellence, not when it comes to protecting our people. We can do better. We must do better than that.
Timothy Roemer
#Excellence

This kind of grade -- unfulfilled, insufficient, minimal progress -- those grades are failing grades ... That is an unacceptable response.
Timothy Roemer
#Progress

The 9/11 commission would not put the war fighter in harm's way, ... American Morning.
Timothy Roemer
#War

We have done precious little to effectively communicate to the hearts and minds and win that long-term war. This seems to be an opportunity to condemn the cartoons and communicate directly with the Muslim people on a host of issues.
Timothy Roemer
#War