Quote of the Day:

Barbara Boxer

  • The Saudi government's denial of basic rights to women is not only wrong, it hurts Saudi Arabia's economic development, modernization and prosperity.
  • Iraq made commitments after the Gulf War to completely dismantle all weapons of mass destruction, and unfortunately, Iraq has not lived up to its agreement
  • We know no document is perfect, but when we amend the Constitution, it would be to expand rights, not to take away rights from decent, loyal Americans. This great Constitution of ours should never be used to make a group of Americans permanent second-class citizens.
  • I was a stock broker once. I think there is an absolute place for market investments. But they should never be the basis of one's retirement. They should be an additional piece on top of a basic, secure, guaranteed retirement benefit.
  • When service members are discharged, we should express our gratitude for their profound personal sacrifice, not hand them a bill for their hospital food.
  • Medical professionals, not insurance company bureaucrats, should be making health care decisions.
  • Even if I have to stand alone, I will not be afraid to stand alone. I'm going to fight for you. I'm going to fight for what's right. I'm going to fight to hold people accountable
  • Really, life is complicated enough without having a bunch of Senators deciding what we should do in the privacy of our own homes.
  • If you don't move to protect copyright, if you don't move to protect our children, it's not going to sit well
  • Americans have long recognized the need to protect our public lands and their vast resources