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More than 60,000 jobs have been lost in the commercial
by Norm Dicks

More than 60,000 jobs have been lost in the commercial
aviation industry in the United States since 1999.
- Norm Dicks

The Endangered Species Act is the strongest and most
effective tool we have to repair the environmental
harm that is causing a species to decline.
- Norm Dicks

I remember those great days when we were at $176 million
before the Reagan Revolution came to town.
- Norm Dicks

In fact, at Olympic National Park in my district,
they 3 years ago had 130 summer employees they brought in for temporary work.
This summer they have 25 because they cannot afford more.
- Norm Dicks

 

In my own area, Hood Canal, we are working with the
USGS on dealing with this oxygenation problem.
- Norm Dicks

Last year, Congress gave the Department of Defense
the authority to design a new civilian personnel system
for its employees as part of the defense authorization bill.
- Norm Dicks

This funding from the National Endowment for the Arts
has been like the Good Housekeeping seal of approval.
- Norm Dicks

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Overtime, hatchery fish tend to show signs of domestication
and these traits adapted to the hatchery environment
can make it more difficult to survive in the wild.
- Norm Dicks

The Smithsonian Institute is one of the most popular
agencies of government in the United States.
- Norm Dicks

In 2003, the value of Airbus's orders was more than
twice as much as Boeing's.
- Norm Dicks

We are also working on the restoration of salmon runs,
and we are doing a new process of mass marking with
these fish so we can tell the wild fish from the hatchery fish.
- Norm Dicks

Mr. Chairman, obviously a $60 million cut in the National
Endowment for the Arts would be a disaster.
- Norm Dicks

Over 30 years ago, Airbus was founded by a European consortium of French,
German, and later Spanish and British companies to
compete in the large commercial aircraft industry with U.S.
companies.
- Norm Dicks

During the past 30 years, European governments have
provided more than $15 billion in the form of low-
and no-cost loans to Airbus for the specific purpose
of developing new aircraft lines.
- Norm Dicks

For all of us who have been involved in the recovery
efforts to bring back and strengthen wild salmon runs,
we fear that this change in policy could lead to further
declines in these wild stocks.
- Norm Dicks

So when people go to the park this summer,
they are not going to have the same quality of a visit.
There is not going to be a ranger out on the trail
to tell them about the important cultural and historic
areas within the Olympic National Park.
- Norm Dicks

These subsidies from four European governments,
which include aircraft launch assistance,
capital injections, debt forgiveness,
have enabled Airbus to develop and range market airliners well below cost.
- Norm Dicks

What I did was sit down with the Washington State officials,
with the historic preservation people,
with the tribe, the local community,
the port of Port Angeles,
and we worked this thing out, and we protected the tribe's interest.
- Norm Dicks

The American people are going to judge the majority party here today.
If they go out here and vote for this rule that allows
this provision to be stricken,
they are voting against the men and women in the military of our country.
- Norm Dicks

The time has come for the American government to recognize
the damage that has occurred to our economy,
and to take firm action to curtail what I believe is
both unfair and illegal foreign competition.
- Norm Dicks

I have not failed.
I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
- Thomas Edison

I often buy myself presents.
Sometimes I will spend $100,000 in one day in a posh boutique.
- Celine Dion

Any man who has $10,000 left when he dies is a failure.
- Errol Flynn

One picture is worth 1,000 denials.
- Ronald Reagan

When I have an idea, it goes from vague,
cloudy notion to 100,000 words in a heartbeat.
- Lynn Abbey

When you kill 500,000 children in order to impose your will on other countries,
then you shouldn't be surprised when somebody responds in kind.
- Ward Churchill

When you worked in a studio it was the studio system
that you kind of missed because it was a big,
big family.
I mean MGM had 5,000 people working a day there.
You miss it.
- George Sidney

I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once,
but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.
- Bruce Lee

At the outset, at least, all three groups had something else to recommend them,
as well: They were headquartered 3,000 miles away from
the East Side of Manhattan.
- Tom Wolfe

The general trend in the last 4,000 years is that carbon
dioxide and temperature have been moving against each other.
- Piers Corbyn

Europeans are familiar with terrorism and violence.
We have not experienced a true conflict on our soil in a hundred years,
and especially not one that involved 3,000 dead.
- Brent Scowcroft

I think as a rifle platoon and company commander your
view is about 1,000 meters in front of you and you
hope you can cover that ground and not have to back up and give it up again.
- Oliver North

We've lost 3,000 jobs in Beaufort County.
We've lost half of our manufacturing workforce.
- Tommy Thompson

I love the idea of "the one" but I actually believe
that there isn't a Miss Right.
There are 12,000 Miss Rights out there and it's all timing.
- Matthew Perry

It takes 15,000 casualties to train a major general.
- Ferdinand Foch

A lot of the work in United States is highly critical of technology.
I'm using 15,000 watts of power and 18 different pieces
of electronic equipment to say that.
- Laurie Anderson

I lost $35,000 in less than a week at the Mirage in Las Vegas.
- Dennis Rodman

Sisters in Crime now has more than 4,000 members worldwide.
- Sara Paretsky

Shockingly, the Bidens donated under $1,000 to all
charities combined every year for the ten years prior to 2008.
- Larry J. Sabato

Imagine, a September 11 with weapons of mass destruction.
It's not 3,000.
It's tens of thousands of innocent men,
women and children.
- Donald Rumsfeld

The Indians kept increasing in numbers until it was
estimated that we were fighting from 800 to 1,000 of them.
- Buffalo Bill

The story of Jesus is very fascinating.
It still has such a tremendous power,
even after 2,000 years!
We don't really know if he existed as a historical figure.
- Bjorn Ulvaeus

A lot of people have asked me how short I am.
Since my last divorce, I think I'm about $100,000 short.
- Mickey Rooney

It was mind-blowing.
It was a small place with 2,000 standing-up tickets.
It's great to have your band back and working and playing again,
people have been so generous.
- Andy Taylor

For success, the author must make the reader care about
the destiny of the principals,
and sustain this anxiety, or suspense,
for about 100,000 words.
- Ken Follett

That's the $64,000 question.
And I would love to tell you there was an answer.
- Hal Sutton

When my father arrived in Kenya, he had found the Kikuyu
way of life similar to that of the British at the time
the Romans invaded England 2,000 years ago.
- Louis Leakey

The reason why I buy into the Democratic Party more
than the Republican Party is because there are over
2,000 verses of Scripture that deal with responding
to the needs of the poor.
- Tony Campolo

It's been amazing, the number of commercials that I've done,
starting back in 1968.
It must be 8,000.
- Casey Kasum

We cut a few corners and brought the picture in under budget by $25,000,
so Paramount let us go back to Boston with a small
crew to shoot some additional footage.
- Arthur Hiller

In order to stabilize world population,
we must eliminate 350,000 per day.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau

Natural erosion had reduced the critical barrier islands in the Gulf,
the result of the destruction of some 300,000 acres of wetlands.
This amounted to 30 miles of marshlands.
- Mortimer Zuckerman

We also have a program in place for low income people.
A family of four making $26,000 a year can receive medical coverage,
irrespective of citizenship or what documents.
- George Pataki

We will fight evil, but we will do it from above 15,000 feet.
- Pat Roberts

In 1917 - as we have seen, - Italy suffered a great reverse,
losing 200,000 soldiers and immense supplies.
- Kelly Miller

More than 10,000 ballots in Miami-Dade County have
been rejected by some machine without any opportunity
for a human being to take a look.
That is just not right.
- Patricia Ireland

Earlier, 100,000 elephants lived in Kenya and we didn't
have any noteworthy problem with it.
The problem that we have is not that there are now more elephants.
- Richard Leakey

It makes no sense to pack an auditorium with 5,000
people and then tell them to keep quiet.
- Tony Snow

I have 20,000 girlfriends, all around the world.
- Justin Timberlake

I get way more nervous playing golf in front of 500
people than being on stage in front of 20,000 people.
- Justin Timberlake

Edison failed 10, 000 times before he made the electric light.
Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.
- Napoleon Hill

With technology now, you can go in and sing a song,
and for $100,000, you will sound flawless.
- Vince Neil

It costs $30,000 to $50,000 per year to send someone to jail.
You don't have to pay so much to send someone to school at Johns Hopkins.
- John Money

When I go to Japan and do shows I play for 1,000 to 1,500 people.
I like a lot about Japan.
Their popular culture and mass commercialization appeals to me.
- Matthew Sweet

I don't need somebody behind a desk to tell me what
a marketing survey says is funny.
I got 3 million miles and 70,000 tickets sold,
telling me that I know how to make people laugh.
- D. L. Hughley

American Gods is about 200,000 words long,
and I'm sure there are words that are simply in there 'cause I like them.
I know I couldn't justify each and every one of them.
- Neil Gaiman

If you interviewed 1,000 politicians and asked about
whether the media's too soft or too hard,
about 999 would say too hard.
- Bob Woodward

The number of students participating in A.P.
has more than doubled in 10 years, and today almost 15,000 U.S.
schools offer A.P.
courses.
- Gaston Caperton

And I'm very proud of the 50,000 poll workers and election
officials who delivered a free and fair election.
- Kenneth Blackwell

My neighbor is now an 18-wheeler who comes by here 1,000 times a day.
- Gordon Smith

Today the kids that are out now they make a hit record
and they put them right out on the stage with 10,000
people out there and they don't know anything about the business yet.
- Billy Eckstine


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