There was never a war on poverty. Maybe there was a skirmish on poverty.
When you start to have one or two homes to come back, it starts to develop an energy in the community
showed good business judgment, knowing that these continued lawsuits would be the untimely death of the gun industry.
If companies know we're going to enforce the law, you'll see more compliance. And .5 billion says we're going to enforce the law
He would be proud with the progress, because we have come far. But he would point to how far we still have left to go. Discrimination is still alive and well in America. It is hard to admit, but we will never solve a problem that we will not admit.
Eleven states and the District of Columbia have a higher minimum wage than we have here in New York, ... caboose on the economic train.
If you're a friend to the working people of New York, and you're a friend to the labor movement, then raise the minimum wage
She was a heroine who should be treated decently
The senior advisers to the president would recommend a veto on this bill, ... My voice would join those of the other senior advisers. I could not recommend more vehemently that the president should veto this bill if it's passed in its current form.
When we give people the help they need, it works
I know how bad Albany is. I know it better than most. I understand why people are angry. I'm angry. The question is going to be, how do you change Albany, what is the plan for change, and then how do you actually get it done?
The Declaration of Independence says when government fails, the people have the right to replace it. Well, New York State government has failed and the people have the right, indeed the people have the the people have the obligation, to act.
I believe we need to attract a new generation of the best and brightest to public service and I believe that government can be a source of inspiration, not degradation.
I'm in politics. I'm in government, so nothing surprises me.
New York State is upside down and backwards; high taxes and low performance. The New York State government was at one time a national model. Now, unfortunately, it's a national disgrace. Sometimes, the corruption in Albany could even make Boss Tweed blush.