36 Total Quotes

Tom Gallagher Quotes

I think the market doesn't know where to go.
Tom Gallagher
#Market

It's not that Japan or Europe have better accounting systems than we do,
Tom Gallagher
#Accounting

The economy is performing well enough to be producing pretty good profits under last year's rules. But we don't know what the profits are going to be under the new rules.
Tom Gallagher
#Economy

Wash the Girl of Your Choice, ... The club is open 365 days a year, or close to it, and I don't know the last time it closed down for a cleaning.
Tom Gallagher
#Choice

The stronger a president is, the more he can get by with appointments who are close political allies. The weaker the president is, the more they try to enhance their own stature with stature-enhancing appointments.
Tom Gallagher
#Allies

I think it is going to be very difficult to make money out of this rally.
Tom Gallagher
#Money

There is a big 'Trust me' in this deal, particularly with the French government retaining a stake. But the key issue is job cuts.
Tom Gallagher
#Government

It's earlier than most people would do it, but I also think it's a great way to build on a grass roots organization.
Tom Gallagher
#People

We need to continue to see to it that we have a world class education. If we do that, that takes care of so many problems.
Tom Gallagher
#Class

Education is probably the most important thing we can do for our citizens.
Tom Gallagher
#Education

I wanted to offer to the people an opportunity to vote to spend a penny on prisons. Didn't say it had to be a new penny - could have been an old penny.
Tom Gallagher
#Opportunity

Over the past 14 months I have personally called out companies and demanded they come to Tallahassee and answer for their conduct, ... I have pushed for rate freezes. My office has helped 60,000 citizens with their problems with insurance companies.
Tom Gallagher
#Past

Whether dealing with hurricanes, the recent spread of methamphetamine production, or the kidnapping and murder of innocent children, our first responders and law enforcement personnel are on the front lines and deserve the resources required to protect our citizens. By making public safety our first priority, we will make sure that we are prepared for any emergency and that justice is never denied.
Tom Gallagher
#Children

Investors should be cautious of the fact that we're in the middle of an overvaluation correction and that we have further to go on interest rates and the Fed sees inflation as a problem and they plan on handling it. And some people are now saying they may take stronger action at the next meeting. So I think in that case it's a good yet idea to sit back and let the overvaluations get taken care of and let the Fed go through a couple of rate increasing before you get back into the market.
Tom Gallagher
#Correction

What I'm proudest of, we've done all this without an income tax.
Tom Gallagher
#Income

My understanding (of state law) is these are public companies and the amount of shares I owned were insignificant, and I didn't see any conflict.
Tom Gallagher
#Law

Increasing our investigative force and pursuing tougher laws will strengthen our ability to put scam artists behind bars and enforce our message that we intend to put the brakes on this costly crime.
Tom Gallagher
#Ability

This legislation will ensure faster payment for storm victims following a major catastrophe. It will make it easier for families to get the money they deserve.
Tom Gallagher
#Legislation

I'm certain of one thing: there is no way that the people want to go back 10 or 15 years to the days of higher taxes and failing schools.
Tom Gallagher
#People

Aggressive investigations and prosecutions coupled with legislation I'm advocating this year will tighten the net around these criminals.
Tom Gallagher
#Legislation

She does those things naturally, and we have to credit her mom for that. It's like we're describing the perfect teenager here. There's times when she has everybody laughing, including me. She's quite a kid.
Tom Gallagher
#Credit

I commend our investigators and prosecutors for their tenacity in making our state a national leader in combating insurance fraud. We will not give up the fight to protect Floridians from the danger and cost inflicted by insurance fraud schemes.
Tom Gallagher
#Fraud

Storm victims should not have to chase after money that is theirs to begin with, and there is no reason why these funds should not be released directly to the homeowner, especially in the aftermath of a catastrophic storm.
Tom Gallagher
#Money

This scheme had the potential to jeopardize patient care. We will not tolerate anyone putting our citizens at risk.
Tom Gallagher
#Potential

Local government spending has grown out of control. Left unchecked, this will damage our economic potential.
Tom Gallagher
#Control

I paid off some debt, I bought some real estate, which I consider a conservative investment. The stock market was higher risk and for diversity.
Tom Gallagher
#Conservative

I take no chances with our investment policy for the state. In my personal business, I had dollars I was willing to put at risk.
Tom Gallagher
#Business

This kind of insurance fraud leads to the overall negative perception of Florida's insurance professionals.
Tom Gallagher
#Fraud

We just happen to disagree with how we would lead this state.
Tom Gallagher
#Disagreement

The state is about $37 billion behind in overall transportation needs. We just don't have the money to do all the things we want to do.
Tom Gallagher
#Money