must consider our future in Iraq.
President Bush has yet to give the American people a long-term, comprehensive strategy that will protect them from terrorist attacks,
This isn't about small government. This is about small-minded, petty government that does not meet the needs of the American people.
We had hoped to hear some new ideas for promoting economic growth, but unfortunately we heard the same tired proposals we have heard before.
This is not a satisfactory response. Let's not call it that, ... It's an insult to the people who are in hospitals. Doctors and health professionals, nurses and the rest who are making enormous sacrifices need it to be much more done sooner.
The history of this administration's handling of federal contracts is one of persistent and costly mismanagement,
By bringing hope to the sick and disabled with the miraculous potential of stem cell research, she has helped to continue the mending and renewing of the world that is possible through science.
Trojan horse to wheel in some tax breaks for the high-end that they're so fond of.
dishonor to the House.
It is about the integrity of the House, of upholding a high ethical standard.
I support an independent commission, not a sham investigation by the Republicans in the House of Representatives,
We intend to do it on the first day we take over the House of Representatives.
We have to remember the impact this has had on individual investors,
Instead of debating the substance of the Republican fast-track proposal, the president has chosen to question the integrity of the Democratic members who oppose it. Any president who resorts to this tactic, I believe, diminishes the great office he holds.
Using Hurricane Katrina as their excuses the Republicans are again pushing their special interest agenda,
America must be a light to the world, not just a missile.
The president led us into the Iraq war on the basis of unproven assertions without evidence he embraced a radical doctrine of pre-emptive war unprecedented in our history and he failed to build a true international coalition.
It makes no sense to consider such a bill at a time when the massive needs of those affected by Hurricane Katrina are still being assessed.
He said it was part of movement ... because it could have an impact on election time.
What could possibly have possessed Secretary Bennett to say those words, especially at this time ... What could he possibly have been thinking This is what is so alarming about his words.
I didn't hear anything today that outweighed other concerns -- questions that need to be answered,
The Endangered Species Act is a safety net for wildlife, fish and plants that are on the brink of extinction, ... It really comes as no surprise that (Republicans) would bring a bill today that would shred the safety net.
There is plenty to investigate about the Bush administration's use and misuse of intelligence, ... The American people deserve the truth.
Democrats are committed to strengthening the state of our union -- to reach for a safer, more prosperous America,
The federal budget should be a statement of our national values. Sadly, the Republican budget fails that test.