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Chris Chocola

American,  Politician
Total Quotes : 26
Cards Abuse Billions

Every year the Federal Government wastes billions of dollars as a result of overpayments of government agencies, misuse of government credit cards, abuse of the Federal entitlement programs, and the mismanagement of the Federal bureaucracy.

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Congress Other Reign

Having said that, I believe we must not compound the natural disaster of Katrina by creating a fiscal disaster in Congress - it is our duty to ensure that we reign in other government spending in any event, and especially in this time of national emergency.

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Rather I Believe The

I believe the only measure of government response shouldn't be how much we spend on a situation, but rather how well we spend.

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Long Literally Been

For far too long, America has been without a comprehensive energy plan, and today consumers are paying the price - literally - at the pump and in their heating bills.

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Universe Ownership Would

And I would argue the second greatest force in the universe is ownership.

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Health Coverage Patients

By offering individuals ownership and control of their health care coverage, we return control to the patients; and that is exactly where it should be.

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Through Mischief Spending

Anytime a large, emergency spending bill makes its way through Congress, the potential for mischief is great.

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Suicide Makers Financiers

Guantanamo Bay houses enemy combatants ranging from terrorist trainers and recruiters to bomb makers, would-be suicide bombers, and terrorist financiers.

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Police Trade Markets

Without the right tools, we can't police our markets from illegal trade.

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Needs Trading

I am convinced that China needs to be a strong trading partner with the United States long term.

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Congress Over In The Past

Congress has changed the Social Security system over time, and over 20 times in the past Congress has raised taxes on Social Security in payroll taxes into the system.

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Best Believe Our

I believe it's time to put our best ideas on the table and work toward a bipartisan solution, with the single goal of leaving the Social Security system stronger than we found it.

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Enough Benefits Many

We have so many people retiring that we do not have enough people paying into the system to be able to provide the benefits for those collecting those benefits.

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Taxes Depend Retirees

If we do not act now to strengthen Social Security, the system that so many depend upon today will be unable to meet its promises to tomorrow's retirees, and it will burden our children and grandchildren with exhaustive taxes.

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Business Fact Income

The fact is that one of the earliest lessons I learned in business was that balance sheets and income statements are fiction, cash flow is reality.

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Need Needs Projects

The government needs to help those in need, but members of Congress shouldn't take advantage of the situation and use a national tragedy as an opportunity to spend taxpayer dollars on their pet projects.

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Business United States

Madam Speaker, before being elected to Congress, I ran a manufacturing business that did a significant percentage of our sales outside the United States.

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Protecting Other Brought

The PATRIOT Act brought down the wall separating intelligence agencies from law enforcement and other entities charged with protecting the Nation from terrorism.

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Help East Beacon

Iraq can emerge as a beacon of hope and democracy in the Middle East, and the world, with our help.

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Country Safer Remain

We must remain steadfast in our commitment to our troops, and to those fighting for a free and democratic Iraq because freedom makes our country and the world a safer place.

- Chris Chocola