What makes a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but a different way of looking at the world and learning.

— Chuck Grassley

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The Fed has the ability to put money out, it's got the ability to take money back in, and if they don't do that, we will have hyperinflation worse than we had in 1980 and 1981.

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Maybe I should just go home and ride my tractor.

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We need to make sure parents and coaches are aware of the dangers an on the look-out for the warning signs. Performance enhancing drugs are too damaging to young people for parents and coaches to not be involved.

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If I move one way, I lose a couple votes. If I move another way, I lose a couple votes.

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Finding out exactly what went wrong is key toward preventing future debacles.

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Complacency by the watchdogs hurts both taxpayers and beneficiaries.

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I believe that if you have faith in your own abilities then in the end others will have faith in them too, even if they need a little persuading.

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If we fulfill our responsibility to the Constitution, the Supreme Court will be filled with superior legal minds who will pursue the one agenda that our founding fathers intended in writing the Constitution: justice, rather than political or personal goals.

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I've always considered making it legal for Americans to import their prescription drugs a free-trade issue. Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers.

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Someone has to pick up the tab when people get out of repaying their own debts.

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In the case of the Japanese, they usually commit suicide before they make any apology.

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Supreme Court nominees should be individuals who not only understand, but truly respect the equal roles and responsibilities of different branches of government and our state governments.

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About Chuck Grassley

Quotes 48 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Politician
Birthday October 16

If Americans could legally access prescription drugs outside the United States, then drug companies would be forced to re-evaluate their pricing strategy.

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President Obama's decision to bypass the constitutional advice and consent of the Senate is not an isolated incident.

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Selling drug secrets violates a trust that is fundamental to the integrity of both scientific research and our financial markets.

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Strengthening local airports in Iowa is important for economic development and improving the quality of life our rural areas and urban communities

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I want to remind all Americans that the Senate has a very important responsibility to confirm only well- qualified individuals who will faithfully interpret the law and the Constitution.

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Judge [Samuel] Alito has a reputation for being an exceptional and honest judge devoted to the rule of law, as well as being a man of integrity.

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Judge [Samuel] Alito should see criticism as a badge of honor worn by many past and present members of the Court.

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I'm worried that a few people are confusing the ringing of a church bell with the ringing of a cash register, .. When I hear about leaders of charities being provided a $300,000 Bentley to drive around in, my fear is that it's the taxpayers who subsidize this charity who are really being taken for a ride.

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Supreme Court nominees should know without any doubt that their job is not to impose their own personal opinions of what is right and wrong, but to say what the law is, rather than what they personally think the law ought to be.

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If I can't negotiate something that gets more than four Republicans, I'm not a very good representative of my party.

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If we do our job right, the Supreme Court won't be made up of men and women who are on the side of the little guy or the big guy; rather, the Supreme Court will be made up of men and women who are on the side of the law and the Constitution.

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John Marshall's warning that the power to tax is the power to destroy has taken on far greater meaning... more specifically, the power of the Internal Revenue Service is threatening to destroy the freedom of religion , guaranteed by the First Amendment. As part of that guarantee, Congress has granted tax exemptions for churches to avoid excessive interference in their religious activities.

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My business is the enforcement of the tax laws and the integrity of the tax code and making sure that trustees of charitable giving are true trustees.

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We should not have a government program that determines if you're going to pull the plug on grandma.

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Imports create competition and keep domestic industry more responsive to consumers. In the United States, we import everything consumers want. So why not pharmaceuticals?

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President Bush has proven he'll take a stand and fight for his programs and initiatives. It's the kind of leadership that makes things happen.

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Gifted students represent a vital resource that has unlimited potential.

We need to make sure that these exceptional young people have the support and services they need to be successful.

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I get paid by the year, and I try to earn my money.

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Some liberal interest groups have come out in full force and have attempted to paint Judge [Samuel] Alito to be an extremist and to be an activist. They've criticized a nominee who has, from what I see described by these lawyers and fellow judges, a reputation of being a restrained jurist committed to the rule of law and the Constitution.

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I believe that there is a bipartisan consensus to have individual mandates.

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The public relies on the advice of doctors and leading researchers.

The public has a right to know about financial relationships between those doctors and the drug companies who make the pharmaceuticals prescribed by doctors.

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All week Senate will be on the Stimulus/Porkulus Bill. Tune in C SPAN

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Judge [Samuel] Alito enjoys the support and respect of the people who work with him, practice with him and, therefore, know him best.

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As the old saying goes, for somebody as famous as you, you don't need any introduction.

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We had global warming between 1940 and 1998.

Since then, we haven't had a rise in temperature. That doesn't mean we don't have a problem. If that problem is going to be solved, it ought to be solved by an international treaty.

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You ought to serve on the platform you run on.

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I don't like to see facts twisted, untruths fabricated to give the [Supreme Court] nominee a black eye, even before he comes before Senate committee.

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Judges are required by our democratic system not to overstep their positions to become policy makers or super-legislators.

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It wouldn't do me much good to back somebody that won in Iowa if they can't carry on the campaign elsewhere.

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Nominees [to Supreme Court] shouldn't be expected to pre-commit to ruling on certain issues in a certain way. Nor should senators ask nominees to pledge to rule on issues in a particular way.

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I'm the policy-maker; I'm the lawmaker.

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My goal for reform is not necessarily to pass laws but to make sure the laws are being followed.

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The bottom line is, there have been a lot of nuts elected to the United States Senate.

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I can only answer for Chuck Grassley; I can't answer for anybody else.

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Supreme Court nominees should know that this exercise of judicial restraint is the key ingredient of being good judge, as the Constitution constrains judges every bit as much as it constrains we legislators, executives and citizens in their actions.

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