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I think we need to ask the Airport Authority some pointed questions about how they intend to finance their proposal to construct the Dulles Metro line.
Susan Turner
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All authority belongs to the people
Thomas Jefferson
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Niccolo Machiavelli
In truth, there never was any remarkable lawgiver amongst any people who did not resort to divine authority, as otherwise his laws would not have been accepted by the people; for there are many good laws, the importance of which is known to be the sa
Niccolo Machiavelli
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The connection between the Palestinian Authority and the smuggling operation is unequivocal, clear, and undeniable, ... Official figures in the Palestinian Authority were involved, among them senior officials in the Palestinian naval police.
Shaul Mofaz
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The Palestinian Authority has to move from words to deeds, ... We will not be able to continue this process if the Palestinian Authority will not move to real action against the terror organizations.
Shaul Mofaz
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Francis Bacon
Men suppose their reason has command over their words; still it happens that words in return exercise authority on reason
Francis Bacon
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They have a lot of authority to do that already, and the border security problems are exactly the types of crimes that they already have authority to do the wiretapping for.
Scott Henson
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Israel is narrowing the security space of the Palestinian Authority. This is playing into the hands of the only alternative to the Palestinian Authority: the Palestinian opposition.
Ghassan Khatib
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Unfortunately, he went beyond his authority and he should have contacted someone higher up.
Scott Ishikawa
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I think it shows that we should be bringing all the port authority control and management under U.S. government or U.S. companies.
Scott Lindy
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We therefore urge the local authority to be innovative and forge partnerships with the private sector for the purpose of joint ventures in the provision of housing to those in need of accommodation.
Cde Karimanzira
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Scott McClellan
The president's talking about considering a situation where you need a clear line of authority, ... And it's the Department of Defense that has the capability to do that ... to be able to do it quickly for the initial time period you need to stabilize the situation.
Scott McClellan
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Rob Portman
We've been talking for four and a half years. Even if we didn't have the Trade Promotion Authority deadline, it's time to pull this round together.
Rob Portman
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Scott McClellan
an awful lot of authority when it comes to the budget and personnel matters.
Scott McClellan
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Jim Edmonds
The legislative consultants for the port authority bring diverse background experience and expertise to their roles, ... Our consultants provide information and tools needed for sound decision-making by our very capable Harris County delegations of elected officials. Their support is crucial to the port authority's progress, prosperity, and accountability to taxpayers and other stakeholders.
Jim Edmonds
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Scott McClellan
The Coalition Provisional Authority and coalition forces in Iraq will continue working closely with United Nations officials to ensure the protection of U.N. employees, and while that's going on, we've understood there might be some reductions.
Scott McClellan
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Some will argue, as was done in 1990, that going for United Nations authority and not getting it will weaken our case,
James Baker
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But if it wants to sit on the sidelines, as it did in Iraq, then I'm afraid its authority will be lost because the pressure on any US administration to ignore it will be immense.
Nile Gardiner
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Scott McClellan
The terrorist attacks that take place only undermine the leadership of President Abbas and undermine his principle of one authority, one law, one gun.
Scott McClellan
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Already, it's clear to me that leadership from the senior class is effective. It's not necessarily coming from authority that sometimes is assumed by playing prowess. It's really coming by a moral authority, one that kind of transcends what happens in the field. They're established kids, very comfortable with themselves and very genuine and enthusiastic on the field, but genuine in their responses to the younger players.
Bob Bandoni
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Scott McClellan
We call on the Palestinian Authority, again, to do everything it can to dismantle the terrorist infrastructure.
Scott McClellan
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Scott McClellan
What we have talked about with some congressional leaders is codifying into law what his authority already is, Sen. DeWine has some good ideas, and we think they're reasonable ideas.
Scott McClellan
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Scott McClellan
We've made a commitment to work with congressional leaders on legislation that would codify into law what the president's authority is.
Scott McClellan
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Scott McClellan
What we have talked about with some Congressional leaders is codifying into law what his authority already is, Senator DeWine has some good ideas, and we think they're reasonable ideas.
Scott McClellan
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Scott McClellan
He'll have all the authority he needs ... to make the decisions that he feels best, working with the president.
Scott McClellan
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The president is claiming that he needs Congressional authority to set higher fuel economy standards for passenger cars. In reality, like Dorothy in Oz, he has had this authority all along but refused to use it. When given the chance, this administration has time and time again failed to make meaningful improvements in fuel economy.
Daniel Becker
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Scott McClellan
Josh has the authority to do what he feels is needed. He'll be looking at the White House structure and personnel.
Scott McClellan
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Scott McClellan
The president has given him the authority to do what he needs to do.
Scott McClellan
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Scott McClellan
The burden of responsibility for preventing terrorist attacks such as this one rests with the Palestinian Authority.
Scott McClellan
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Byron Dorgan
You can delegate authority, but you cannot delegate responsibility.
Byron Dorgan
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