You are hopeful and praying that there will be heavenly intervention, and that they will change their votes.
Some people see this as prime real estate. Yeah, it's prime real estate, but my concern is security
You can't cry over spilled milk. ... You need to regroup, and now we'll do what we can in my committee
The relocation of these assets to the East and West Coast would mean that our response to this crisis would have been even more hampered by the four-day steam from Norfolk, Va., to the Gulf of Mexico
The judge is taking the lead on that, to appoint some people to work together
Teachers are our greatest public servants; they spend their lives educating our young people and shaping our Nation for tomorrow.
As a father and grandfather, I have witnessed firsthand the joy of new life entering the world. I know the pain and apprehension that goes along with premature births and birth defects.
Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.
The Peace Corps is an outstanding organization that promotes peace through helping countless individuals who want to help build a better life for the community in which they serve.
It matters not what your individual position is on either war we are currently prosecuting - in Iraq or Afghanistan - certainly we can all agree protesting at military funerals is a cruel and unnecessary hardship on our military families during their most difficult hour.
While I believe our Constitution allows for State and local governments to execute the power of eminent domain for those purposes that specifically serve the public good, condemning property solely to implement economic development plans is not serving the public good.
For my constituents, owning a home is the culmination of many years of hard work and the realization of the American Dream. At no time should a local entity take those years of hard work solely to increase their tax revenue.
Education should be one of our top funding priorities; talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled.
In addition to serving overseas, the Peace Corps' Crisis Corps Volunteers have helped their fellow Americans.
Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the Peace Corps as it reached its 45th anniversary on March 1, 2006.