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Tim Bishop

American,  Politician
Total Quotes : 26
Strong Congressional

As a personal beneficiary of the service that Amtrak provides and as someone who represents a congressional district that counts on safe, reliable rail service, I am a strong supporter of providing this vital industry the funding necessary to continue operations.

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Country Offers Riders

Amtrak offers riders a cost-effective way to travel throughout the country.

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Cost Funding However

However, this President sees no problem eliminating funding for Perkins Loans in his budget, even though the cost of tuition is rising and will continue to rise as the administration's policies force inflation.

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New York New Integral Part

A healthy Amtrak is an integral part of New York and the Nation's economy and transportation systems.

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Given Producing Reasons

For a variety of reasons, we are not producing at a given level of economic activity the jobs we used to have.

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Cost Trade Buy

Foreign trade clearly holds down the cost of products we buy.

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Which Ignored Increasingly

Meanwhile, hard-working Americans are increasingly faced with workplace conditions in which critically important safeguards are watered down, emerging problems are ignored, and enforcement is scaled back.

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Gang Violent Tolerated

We need to send a clear message to gang members that violent crime will not be tolerated.

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Long Island Projects

In my district, the budget scales back and eliminates several long-term shore protection projects important to the safety and economic security of Long Island.

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Nature Always Job Losses

There are always, of course, job losses of a cyclical nature in a recession.

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Reason Trade Been

Foreign trade clearly has been a reason why inflation has been low.

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Allow Whatsoever Cheaply

Trade helps bring us products cheaply, but there is no guarantee whatsoever to assume that it will allow us to replace the jobs that have been lost, and there is no mechanism under productivity that says that, either.

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Normal Drop Larger

In addition to joblessness, of course, by the working of supply and demand, when you have a larger number of people unemployed, wages do not rise at the normal level, so that we had last year a drop in real wages.

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Think Hire Tied

We have one of the few societies, the only one I can think of right offhand, where your health care is so tied to your job, so that when an American company has to hire, they have to think about health care.

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Gang Need Long Island

We need to get serious about combating gang violence on Long Island, and the entire nation.

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Innovation We Cannot

In this time of budget cuts, we cannot forget that basic science is a building block for scientific innovation and economic growth in the information age.

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Work Wages Pay

Inflation outstripped real wages for people who work for pay from others.

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Suffers Jobs Plight

The people who do not get jobs are often the most vulnerable in our society, and joblessness is a terrible plight for anyone who suffers from it.

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Own Race Nation

Our nation and those of the developed world must offer our own resistance to despot leaders who seek to commit murder on the basis of religion or race.

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Wealth Over Valuing

This administration and the leadership in Congress appear to be intent on valuing wealth over work, thereby placing working families at a distinct disadvantage.

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