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Scott McClellan
Josh has been given the full authority of the president to put in place the structure and team that he thinks will best serve the president going forward.
Scott McClellan
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Having an owner who has so much responsibility and authority over your team and your career and [to] have a proven winner and racer at heart is a perfect match. You've always got someone you can go to and ask technical questions. No matter what it is, he'll understand it and be able to shed some kind of light on it.
Scott Riggs
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I view this as a step up. I feel I have more authority, more responsibility, more power with the Orioles. If I thought it was a lateral move, I wouldn't be coming down there.
Jim Duquette
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since Congress passed President Bush's trade promotion authority three years ago, we have lost one-sixth of our manufacturing jobs.
Sherrod Brown
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If the court in any way limits presidential authority with regard to military commissions, it will spill over into other areas of his authority in this new type of war.
Scott Silliman
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This legislation will give my office the much-needed enforcement authority to aggressively go after those who take advantage of consumers when tragedy strikes,
Jim Petro
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At the time that all these agreements and the documents were executed, everyone thought they had authority to execute those agreements.
Tom Rowe
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Does it follow that I reject all authority? Perish the thought. In the matter of boots, I defer to the authority of the boot-maker.
Mikhail Bakunin
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Yesterday there was an attempt to make a decision to bring down the Palestinian Authority and in effect the Israeli policy would lean on power with no political hope, ... Since the Labor Party's demand for an organized debate on such as essential question was rejected there was no other option but not to participate in the vote.
Shimon Peres
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Tobin being here full time is good ? you want someone with authority on site. That will make decision-making a lot faster.
Thomas Gunderson
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The decision speaks for itself and we're moving forward with condemnation. The interpretation is that we have authority with superior eminent domain power and with that we're moving forward to acquire the land.
Bill Stern
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We certainly don't want to give them carte blanche authority to determine either what is safe or unsafe without some type of basis for that decision or explaining why.
George Ellis
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George W. Bush
As a mark of respect for the memory of Rosa Parks, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, that on the day of her interment, the flag of the United States shall be flown at half-staff,
George W. Bush
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Houses will be destroyed and the Palestinian Authority will be able to use the land for their own needs.
Shlomo Dror
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Let them withdraw. We will make the authority stronger on every inch of liberated land knowing that the borders and rights of the Palestinian people are known and will not change.
Ismail Haniyeh
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The council will then be able to provide the wider authority the Agency needs to investigate Iran's deeply troubling nuclear activities.
Gregory Schulte
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They will have to go through the workers' passage now. We will have to sit down with the Palestinian Authority in order to find a solution for the problem.
Shlomo Dror
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We don't want to take the role of the Palestinian Authority.
Shlomo Dror
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We don't want to take the role of the Palestinian Authority. It's very important to us. We got out of Gaza. We don't want to take responsibility.
Shlomo Dror
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We gave you the authority to go after those who came after us,
Max Cleland
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The sports authority would like to see a two-team stadium with the technology that can make it either team's home on game day. It should have a retractable roof so the state will garner revenues from a Super Bowl, the Final Four, political conventions and other events.
George Zoffinger
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Consumers have a lot more authority these days and they know that by using technology they can gain access to content and they want to use the power that they have... We can't stand in the way and we can't allow tradition to stand in the way of where the consumer can go or wants to go.
Robert Iger
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In revolutions authority remains with the greatest scoundrels.
Georges Danton
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Oscar Wilde
Authority is quite degrading
Oscar Wilde
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They're trying to say that greater federal authority would have made a difference. The reality is that the feds are the ones that screwed up in the first place. It's not about authority. It's about leadership. ... They've got all the authority already.
George Haddow
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Khalil Greene
I was trying to swing the bat with some authority, and not be overly defensive.
Khalil Greene
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The message that we're trying to get across is that if the Palestinian Authority wants to take care of its people, the first thing it must do is free them from the shackles of terrorism.
Raanan Gissin
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He decided himself to leave the squad. If we called him back, we would lose authority without any guarantees that he would not repeat such an act.
Zlatko Kranjcar
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Without that authority, it becomes very difficult to solve this problem. If we need consensus, it may take too long.
Gilman Louie
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What authority does the United States have to gesticulate and make improper comments about China's defensive national defense policy and measures?
Yang Jiechi
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