The truth is our country, our people, our liberties, and our way of life are under attack by radical Islamic terrorists who kill and destroy in the name of religion.
Let me be clear: There is no stronger advocate for civil liberties in the Senate than myself.
America has long been the leader of the free world. But we did not get there in an easy way. Likewise, Iraq is not going to get there in an easy way.
America is providing the kind of leadership that the world respects and the world has come to understand; that is what America stands for.
The security of the United States, which is so dependent on having accurate and timely intelligence, is not a Republican or a Democratic issue.
Intelligence is our first line of defense against terrorism, and we must improve the collection capabilities and analysis of intelligence to protect the security of the United States and its allies.
The backbone of our nation's domestic defense against terrorist attacks will continue to be the men and women in local law enforcement and emergency services.
The tobacco buyout comes at no cost to the taxpayers, and remedies the action taken by the federal government that would otherwise have pulled the rug out from under generations of families who've grown this crop.
There's always somebody who wants to take a shot at the peanut program
It's not that it was our time, but you can only go so long with so many bases and not be part of the process
I'm concerned about the cost, just like everybody else. There's no question that we have an obligation to help the people of Louisiana and Mississippi to rebuild.
Saddam Hussein has openly admitted to the rest of the world that he had weapons of mass destruction. He used those weapons to kill his own people.
Japan's inexplicable lack of response to even consider a move to re-open their market to U.S. beef will sorely tempt economic trade action against Japan.
When his nomination comes before the United States Senate, Timothy Batten can count on my strong support... He is the right person for the job.