What we need is leadership in this country which revitalizes American democracy, and makes people understand that if they stand up and fight back and...Bernie Sanders on Economic EqualityFEATURED ST8MENTS
Well, listen, as the only person who’s worn the uniform of the country, most likely, and now if Lindsey Graham is an officer in the United States...Rick Perry on Foreign PolicyFEATURED ST8MENTS
Americans deserve a President who will fight and win for them. Someone who will stand up for the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness...Scott Walker on Scott Walker Presidential Campaign 2016FEATURED ST8MENTS
Without the mass incarceration that we currently practice, millions fewer people would be living in poverty. And it's not just families...Hillary Clinton on Criminal Justice SystemFEATURED ST8MENTS
Of course not. This was a large and complicated bill. There were provisions in it that I think made sense. For example, do I think that a gun shop...Bernie Sanders on Gun ControlFEATURED ST8MENTS
Rick Perry on Iran Nuclear Program ...read full quote >
My very first act as president will be to rescind any agreement with Iran that legitimizes their quest to get a nuclear weapon.
Ted Cruz on United States Presidential Election 2016 ...read full quote >
Well, let’s be clear when it comes to experience. What President Obama wants to do is he’s run to the United Nations, and he wants to use the United Nations to bind the United States, and take away our sovereignty. Well, I spent five and a half years as a Solicitor General of Texas, the lead lawyer...
Jeb Bush on Democratic Party ...read full quote >
Already, the choice is taking shape. The party now in the White House is planning a no-suspense primary, for a no-change election. To hold onto power. To slog on with the same agenda under another name: That’s our opponents’ call to action this time around. That’s all they’ve got left. And you and...
Hillary Clinton on Criminal Justice System ...read full quote >
We can start by making sure that federal funds for state and local law enforcement are used to bolster best practices, rather than to buy weapons of war that have no place on our streets. President Obama's task force on policing gives us a good place to start. Its recommendations offer a...
Lincoln Chafee on Iraq War ...read full quote >
My third reason for voting against the war was based on a similar revulsion to mendacity. Many of the cheerleaders for the Iraq war in the Bush administration had been writing about regime change in Iraq and American unilateralism for years. They wrote about it in the 1992 Defense Planning Guide,...
Bernie Sanders on Obamacare (Affordable Care Act) ...read full quote >
Let me just say that you might want to ask the governor of the state of Vermont why he could not do it. I’m not the governor. I’m the senator from the state of Vermont. But second of all here is what the real point is, in terms of all of the issues you’ve raised — the good questions you’ve...
Barack Obama on Theory of Race ...read full quote >
In fact, a similar anger exists within segments of the white community. Most working- and middle-class white Americans don't feel that they have been particularly privileged by their race. Their experience is the immigrant experience - as far as they're concerned, no one's handed...