I very much feel that marriage is a sacrament and that sacrament should extend… to that legal entity of a union between what traditionally in our Western values has been defined as between a man and a woman.
When we talk about safety and security of the American people politics falls aside pretty quickly.
Sound science must be a basis to governing our trade relations around the globe.
America is moving forward and gaining strength. We have been tested and we have proven ourselves to be a tough resilient and resourceful nation.
The enemies of freedom will not prevail.
The valor and courage of our young women and men in the armed services are a shining example to all of the world and we owe them and their families our deepest respect.
Just two weeks ago millions of Iraqis defied the threats of terrorists and went to the polls to determine their own future. I congratulate the Iraqi people for the courage they’ve shown in making these elections so successful.
Education is the cornerstone of our communities and our country.
Education brings about opportunity and in turn inspiration.
Every child should have the opportunity to receive a quality education.
America enjoys the best health care in the world but the best is no good if folks can’t afford it access it and doctor’s can’t provide it.
America has the best doctors the best nurses the best hospitals the best medical technology the best medical breakthrough medicines in the world. There is absolutely no reason we should not have in this country the best health care in the world.