Entrenched bureaucracies are always opposed to fundamental changes.
Firefighters are indispensable foot soldiers here at home.
I take great pride in the fact that I have lived in a Spanish-speaking country.
When the public's right to know is threatened, and when the rights of free speech and free press are at risk, all of the other liberties we hold dear are endangered.
As far as I can tell, members of that community [Latino] are no different than people throughout our country.
I would hope the president would think a little longer about this from his perspective
This will be the first U.N. ambassador since 1948 that we've ever sent there under a recess appointment
That's not what you want to send up, a person that doesn't have the confidence of the Congress, and so many people who have urged that he not be sent up to do that job.
I think you're going to have an awfully difficult time with Mr. Bolton building the kind of support the United States needs today at the United Nations
America's highways, roads, bridges, are an indispensable part of our lives. They link one end of our nation to the other. We use them each and every day, for every conceivable purpose.
It's time to renew our commitment to the world around us.
Connecticut's first responders and defense workers work every day to help us achieve these goals.
It's vital that we help them get the right start, nurture their development and provide for their well-being.
Our children are our greatest resource and Head Start grants help them reach their full potential.
I don't care what the public wants, I'm going to give it what it needs!