I extend that to the abortion issue, I extend that to the so-called gay rights issue, I think this is a freedom principle and consistent with the analysis in the economic area as well.
Government is never so noble as when it is addressing wrongs.
The system that had grown up in most states is that wealthy districts with an affluent population can afford to spend a lot more on their public school systems than the poorer districts.
I dare say that a majority of the American people think that having a fair hearing on an issue of importance in our relations with Mexico is extremely important to our national interest, as well as theirs.
I have come to realize that Jesse Helms stands for everything in politics that is anathema to me.
Government can contribute to a shared sense of purpose on the part of the citizenry; that's its highest and best application.
I don't understand the Democrats' approach to Social Security in this country, and I'm not alone.
If we have major geographic areas within our continent that have a tremendous lack of economic opportunity, we found that that is going to produce instability _ economic, political and social.
I think transportation and corrections are not the first two areas that I would go looking for massive change.