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Russ Feingold

American,  Politician
Total Quotes : 26
All Americans Issue

Health care for all Americans is the most pressing domestic issue today. It's far past time for the President and Congress to deliver health care to everyone.

- Russ Feingold

Pattern Iraq Requirements

The administration has a disturbing pattern of behavior when it comes to budgeting not only for the ongoing operations in Iraq and Afghanistan but also for military requirements not directly related to these conflicts.

- Russ Feingold

Twentieth Century Entire

I don't know how it could be more stark or clear: this entire society is being dominated by corporate power in a way that may exceed what happened in the late nineteenth century, early twentieth century.

- Russ Feingold

Been Senate Opponents

I've been outspent by my opponents every time I've run for U.S. Senate.

- Russ Feingold

Being Absolutely Nothing

I'm one of the only members of the U.S. Senate who isn't a millionaire. And there's absolutely nothing wrong with being a millionaire. But there ought to be a little economic diversity in the Senate and I try to provide it.

- Russ Feingold

Want Give Use

I don't want to hear again from the attorney general or anyone on this floor that this government has shown it can be trusted to use the power we give it with restraint and care.

- Russ Feingold

New Margin Patriotic

It is not patriotic to decide to destroy a new president who was duly elected by an overwhelming margin. It is un-patriotic to resolve to destroy that presidency.

- Russ Feingold

Occupy Wall Street Occupy

Occupy Wall Street is a real movement.

- Russ Feingold

Compete Other Republicans

Unfair trade agreements, passed by both Republicans and Democrats, have sent millions of jobs to other countries. We need to stop this hemorrhaging and find ways for American workers to compete in the new market.

- Russ Feingold

Only Necessary Bush

It is not only all right but necessary to stand up to George Bush.

- Russ Feingold

Independent Unions Buy

When you buy toothpaste or detergent or gas, that is now used for the first time in your lifetime or my lifetime to support candidates in so-called 'independent ads.' Same thing for unions.

- Russ Feingold

I Think Been Very

Instead of taking a very high-paying type of law job or something that I might be able to do, I have been a legislator. That's what I do. I think it's an honorable profession - if you're honest and have integrity and work hard.

- Russ Feingold

Tea Corporate Ended

The Tea Party ended up being a shill for corporate America.

- Russ Feingold

Money Politics Issue

Money in politics is a huge issue.

- Russ Feingold

Office Congress Prepared

If a trip is worth taking, members of Congress should be prepared to justify paying for it out of their office accounts.

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Through Arctic Use

We should not use special budget procedures to jam through legislation to drill in the Arctic Refuge. This topic is too important to the public to address it in such a back-door manner. We should be having a full, open discussion of the issue during an energy debate.

- Russ Feingold

Doing Making Sure

What is the harm of doing the right thing? What is the harm of doing our job as legislators and making sure we do not stick the entire bankruptcy community with these provisions that do not make any sense?

- Russ Feingold

Offensive Effective Notion

The notion of American exceptionalism is effective in part because there is little on the face of it that is offensive.

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Law Need Get

We need to get rid of the Federal Elections Commission. It's a joke. It doesn't enforce the law.

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Concerned Well-Informed

There's a tendency on the part of Americans, all of us, to say, 'Hey, the Cold War is over, the Soviet Union is gone, we don't have to worry about these guys again.' We always have to be worried about them, we always have to be concerned about them, and we have to be well-informed.

- Russ Feingold