To hear some men talk of the government, you would suppose that Congress was the law of gravitation, and kept the planets in their places.
Let me make the newspapers, and I care not what is preached in the pulpit or what is enacted in Congress.
So I will stand more steadfastly for the things I stand up for, like people who work for a living. I’d like to be able to stand that way when I go to Congress.
by Joe Murray
All elections revolve around and are often resolved by who raises the most money. That’s unfair. I’d like to see that process changed, but it seems once you win and get to Congress, that doesn’t happen.
by Joe Murray
As a regent, I hope to bring that important perspective of a typical family visitor in combination with my background as a Member of Congress and a proponent of the Smithsonian’s efforts to reach all Americans.
We in Congress stand by Israel. In Congress, we speak with one voice on the subject of Israel.
We’re sad about some of the losses of members of great seniority and distinction in the Congress, and some very new members, who will no longer be serving with us.
This country has come to feel the same when Congress is in session as when the baby gets hold of a hammer.
The only difference between death and taxes is that death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets.
They say that women talk too much. If you have worked in Congress you know that the filibuster was invented by men.
They say women talk too much. If you have worked in Congress you know that the filibuster was invented by men.
The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public’s money.
The old Court you and I served so long will not be worthy of its traditions if Nixon can twist, turn and fashion If Nixon gets away with that, then Nixon makes the law as he goes along – not the Congress nor the courts.
Everybody on this floor wants to send the same loud and clear message: that Congress is united in its opposition to terror and we are all deeply concerned about the future and security of our close friend and ally, Israel.
I think President Obama is trying to deceive the public in pretending that he was not a part of Congress that has made some decisions in the past that got us to where we are today.