35 Total Quotes

William Daley Quotes

The Commission is an impressive and diverse group, with members steeped in finance, law, economics, and market regulation. With the support of the Chamber, we will have a real opportunity to outline beneficial changes to the oversight of our capital markets.
William Daley
#Economy

But I am optimistic we will pull it out. I am optimistic Congress will do the right thing,
William Daley
#Congress

Vice President Gore and Senator (Joe) Lieberman are fully prepared to concede and to support Governor Bush if and when he is officially elected president.
William Daley
#Support

If the will of the people is to prevail, Al Gore should be awarded a victory in Florida and should be the next president of the United States,
William Daley
#People

I think it is important that China be in the WTO. But they must come in a commercially-meaningful way. And that means that their market has to be open for U.S. products to be sold into.? They should live by the rules the rest of the world lives by.
William Daley
#China

The soft economy -- and regulations which our competitors don't face -- have combined to force us to cut expenses and jobs,
William Daley
#Economy

I think that 'strong' and 'decisive' are never words that are used for any vice president. A vice president's role is to play the second position.
William Daley
#Vice

But this race is simply too close to call, and until the recount is concluded and the results in Florida become official, our campaign continues.
William Daley
#Race

I've been in politics a long time, and I don't think there's ever been a night like this one.
William Daley
#Night

We need Congress to consider financial relief (for businesses) to make it more competitive,
William Daley
#Congress

We've made great progress,
William Daley
#Progress

We've asked the lawyers to work overnight to draft some documents, and we'll be back in the morning.
William Daley
#Work

He knows that he can't solve a lot of the world's problems. He can't solve AIDS, he can't solve the global warming problem, but he can feel and make sure that people's quality of life is addressed by the city government,
William Daley
#Problems

He's been out there campaigning, and he knows the American people don't want that. They've heard nothing but slashing and attacking from Republicans for eight years.
William Daley
#People

The American people will have a unique opportunity to see in different formats both of these candidates, one of whom will be the next president of the United States.
William Daley
#Opportunity

Gov. Bush should follow the example set by his father and by Bob Dole and participate in the universally broadcast Presidential Commission debates. The American people come first, and the bipartisan Presidential Commission debates will reach the largest possible number of viewers.
William Daley
#Example

not just a victory for Al Gore and his millions of supporters. It is a victory for fairness and accountability in our democracy itself.
William Daley
#Victory

People will begin to see the strength that's in Al Gore,
William Daley
#People

Well, look the votes are there in the Senate to pass this if the leader would call it. There's no question the votes are there. Plenty of Democrats and Republicans. And they shouldn't play politics with this issue.
William Daley
#Senate

that we listen to the clear rule of law and not turn our back on it.
William Daley
#Law

Governor Bush said that under our system of government the legislative branch passes the laws, the executive branch administers the law. Unfortunately, he left out one important branch of our government, the judicial branch, which has the responsibility of interpreting our laws and reconciling conflicts between statutes.
William Daley
#Government

At this point I would say that it's a game of addition, and that's what we're trying to do: add to the numbers
William Daley
#Trying

The greatest cost to our economy is behind us,
William Daley
#Economy

Our trade laws, which are all WTO-consistent, are used very rarely,
William Daley
#Trade

Someone said he should smile more in the practice session. On the walk on the beach with a number of (advisers) they had specific ideas on issues they thought their counterparts in communities would respond to.
William Daley
#Practice

What we're trying to do is encourage the industry to take some steps soon, to do some self-regulation, based upon a tough report that was very clear as to the abuses and steps that have been taken by the entertainment industry that most Americans will feel are wrong,
William Daley
#Self

The president has every right and an obligation to come out here and say thank you to Democrats who have stood with him in good times and in difficult times, ... He's out here enjoying, as he should, his final convention as president.
William Daley
#Democrats

I fear the financial crisis of 1998 may become the trade crisis of 1999,
William Daley
#Crisis

We're hopeful that there will be progress. The fact of the matter is that the banana dispute is about defending the rules-based system of the WTO, ... We've gone through two panels. We've been successful. There must be a conclusion to these types of cases. They cannot go on forever. The losing party can't keep looking for further relief if they lose the panel.
William Daley
#Progress

The U.S. trade deficit will likely remain at high levels in coming months. The major reason is that the American economy should continue to grow at a solid pace, supporting continued growth in imports.
William Daley
#Reason