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Xavier Becerra

American,  Politician
Total Quotes : 26
African American Twice

Diabetes occurs at twice the rate in the African American community as it does in white Americans.

- Xavier Becerra

Chapter Still Passage

But 18 years after the passage of the Civil Liberties Act, there still remains unfinished work to completely rectify and close this regrettable chapter in our Nation's history.

- Xavier Becerra

Latino Million Been

As of 2002, two million Latino adults had been diagnosed with diabetes.

- Xavier Becerra

Year Exclusion World War

February 19, 1942, is the year in which Executive Order 9066 was signed, and this was the order that called for the exclusion and internment of all Japanese Americans living on the west coast during World War II.

- Xavier Becerra

Congress All Americans

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.

- Xavier Becerra

Alcohol Abuse Begins

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the first use of alcohol typically begins at age 12.

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African Americans About

African Americans make up about 13 percent of the U.S. population but comprise 32 percent of patients treated for kidney failure, giving them a kidney failure rate that is 4.2 times greater than that of white Americans.

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Having Descend Bickering

Having passion does not mean you have to descend into bickering and fighting.

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United States United

According to the American Heart Association, the prevalence of hypertension in African Americans in the United States is among the highest in the world.

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Security Will Like

I will fight like the dickens to protect Social Security.

- Xavier Becerra

Broken Think Very

I hate to say it but I think it has become very obvious that our system for devising trade agreements, so very important to this country's functioning around the world, has not only broken, but it has broken completely.

- Xavier Becerra

Alcohol Next Making

According to Teenage Research Unlimited, 51 percent of 13-15 year olds say they will be faced with making a decision regarding alcohol in the next three months.

- Xavier Becerra

Disease Treatment Obtain

Individuals with kidney disease who are able to obtain treatment early experience a higher quality of life and are able to maintain more of their day-to-day activities, including keeping their jobs.

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Decision Alcohol News

The good news is that parents are the leading influence on kids' decision not to drink alcohol.

- Xavier Becerra

Peace Winning Than

Winning the peace is harder than winning the war.

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Past Undo We Cannot

We cannot undo the past in this misguided war in Iraq.

- Xavier Becerra

Country Which Largest

Today, we have a trade regime which has led to the largest trade deficits this country has ever experienced.

- Xavier Becerra

Alcohol Drinking Other

It is critical that parents and other trusted adults initiate conversations with kids about underage drinking well in advance of the first time they are faced with a decision regarding alcohol.

- Xavier Becerra

Disease Which Gradual

Twenty million more have Chronic Kidney Disease, where patients experience a gradual deterioration of kidney function, the end result of which is kidney failure.

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Country Through Rather

If we finally chose as a country to take responsibility for the wars that we believe we must engage in, and rather than borrow money to exercise that authority to go to war, we actually pay for these wars, that would save us over a trillion dollars, because that's what we have spent in Iraq and Afghanistan - all through borrowed money.

- Xavier Becerra