Yet in this global economy no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connections and low-cost skilled labor overseas are an explosive combination.
We must ensure our system of higher education offers world-class quality for a world-class economy.
Whether we knew many who died on September 11 or personally knew none we all lost something on that day. Innocence. Security. A trust that our homeland would always be safe.
Many have left their families to defend our freedom. We salute their bravery we express our appreciation and support to their families. And we pray for their safe return.
We live in a land like no other – a land of freedom and opportunity unparalleled on the face of the globe.