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Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate,
now what's going to happen to us with both a House and a Senate?
- Will Rogers

Related topics: Government

Prediction? The Democrats will win.
I think it will be a close win, both for the House and for the Senate.
- John Dingell

I will not be responsible for the loss of the Democratic
majority in the United States Senate.
- Robert Torricelli

The Democrats' plan for 2006? Take the House and Senate
and impeach the president.
With our nation at war, is this the kind of Congress you want?
- Ken Mehlman

 

The prosperity of a nation requires the protection of a senate.
Hereafter a national senate may require the protection of a national army.
- Thomas Francis Meagher

The day that I was elected to the United States Senate
remains among the most cherished of my life.
- Robert Torricelli

If the Republicans get control back of the United States Senate,
we will no longer have a check and balance on the White House,
on the Republican Congress.
- Patty Murray

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As a Democrat in this Senate, I felt aggrieved by some
things the other side has done.
I have no doubt they feel aggrieved about some of the things we have done.
- Mark Pryor

I think I can speak for every Senator,
saying that he or she ran for the Senate because we
want to help make this a better place;
that is,
we want to help our States and help America.
- Max Baucus

Apparently there are some Democratic leaders in the
Senate that are running for office who now believe in tax cuts.
- Jeb Bush

When you have a Senate that is 50 Democrats and 49
Republicans and one independent,
it's quite obvious that the only way we are going to
get something done is if we work together.
- John Breaux

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

I was the only person of color in the Senate,
and my colleagues were Strom Thurmond,
Jesse Helms and Trent Lott.
- Carol Moseley Braun

Guess what - I am one of the ONLY senators in the whole
United States Senate that is computer literate!
- Patty Murray

Whatever is dirty, it is women's job to clean up,
or drive some man to clean up, and that goes for everything from cellar to senate.
- Agnes Macphail

We've passed an energy bill in the House,
to help us be less reliant upon foreign oil so we can get gas prices down.
But nothing happens in the Senate.
- Steve Chabot

As a result of this article, I was invited to testify
in the Senate Judiciary Committee on privacy law.
- Norman Lamm

Look, all this is about is utilizing the rules of the Senate,
using a majority of the senators, to make sure that
we get health reform done.
We cannot wait another day.
- Barbara Boxer

For a long time in American history,
people didn't even come up before the Senate.
They didn't come before the Judiciary Committee,
and up until about 1923, something like that.
- Fred Thompson

Since I'm the president and Democrats have controlled
the House and the Senate,
it's understandable that people are saying,
you know, 'What have you done?'
- Barack Obama

I am guilty of asking the Senate for pork and proud
of the Senate for giving it to me.
- Ted Stevens

People in Nevada know me from the street to the ring to the Senate chambers.
I've never had to prove my manhood to anyone.
- Harry Reid

Everyone believed the Senate could not really be led.
It used to take so long to rise up through seniority.
- Robert Caro

Amin hid nothing.
Everybody knew everything.
Yet the American Senate only introduced a resolution
breaking off trade with Amin three months before his overthrow.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

The Senate is a remarkable institution.
It is unique.
There is no other body, no other political body,
no other democratic legislature in the world quite like the U.S.
Senate.
- Max Baucus

The Senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions,
and if the road to hell is paved with them,
then it's a pretty good detour.
- Hubert H. Humphrey

Lyndon Johnson, as majority leader of the United States Senate,
he made the Senate work.
- Robert Caro

A funny thing happened on the way to the election -
I got to the Senate first.
- Pierre Salinger

I didn't get to the Senate by accident.
- John Edwards

First, I have the privilege of being Chairman of the
Senate Intelligence Committee.
It is not an oxymoron I assure you.
- Pat Roberts

Advice and consent does not mean rubber stamp in the Senate.
- Patricia Ireland

I must say I am not pleased to have to arrange the
Senate schedule around the availability of Senators
who are running for President.
- Arlen Specter

Jim, I'm not aware of any formal requests from the
Senate Judiciary Committee for these kinds of documents.
- Alberto Gonzales

I made more decisions in a half-day as governor than
you can make in a whole week in the Senate...
it's too slow for me.
- Chuck Robb

Let me be clear: There is no stronger advocate for
civil liberties in the Senate than myself.
- Saxby Chambliss

And in that confirmation process, I sat for 17 hours
in front of a senate judiciary committee.
- Stephen Breyer

I may fall here in the Senate chamber,
but I will.
never make any compromise with any such men.
- Benjamin F. Wade

As long as there are only 3 to 4 people on the floor,
the country is in good hands.
It's only when you have 50 to 60 in the Senate that
you want to be concerned.
- Robert J. Dole

I feel very confident that that information should
be sufficient for the members of the Senate to make
an informed decision about John Roberts' qualifications.
- Alberto Gonzales

The Appropriations Committee in the Senate is out of control,
out of control on spending.
- John Ensign

There is no Senate rule governing the proper uses of the filibuster.
- Tony Snow

Senator, we just don't use that kind of language on the floor of the Senate.
- Mike Mansfield

I think there's bipartisan support in the Senate to pass a good reform bill.
- Don Nickles

I had come to regard the U.S.
Senate's rejection of the League of Nations as a tragic mistake.
- Elliot Richardson

If you're hanging around with nothing to do and the zoo is closed,
come over to the Senate.
You'll get the same kind of feeling and you won't have to pay.
- Robert J. Dole

I really think the Patriot Act violates our Constitution.
It was, it is, an illegal act.
The Congress, the Senate and the president cannot change the Constitution.
- Peter Camejo

My motivation for running for Senate was not for the
stature of being a senator,
but because I wanted to make a difference on issues I feel passionate about.
- Herman Cain

The Senate is an unknowing world.
- Robert Caro

I am proud to be in the Senate.
I have always been proud to be a part of our political system.
It is a remarkable privilege to participate in this system of ours.
- Byron Dorgan

What's going on in the Senate is kind of a politics of escalation.
We're getting sort of like the Mideast:
pay back everybody when you're in charge.
- Lindsey Graham

Too many of my Senate colleagues overdid it.
They stayed on too long - napping through committee
hearings when they should have packed up and gone home.
- Leverett Saltonstall

I look at the Senior Al Gore that I had the chance
to serve in the Senate with.
A great human being.
He went down to defeat to this right wing bunch back at the time.
- Birch Bayh

There was a Republican majority of the Senate,
and it tempered the nature of the nominations being made.
- Spencer Abraham

I'm a results-oriented person and my Senate record shows that.
- Carol Moseley Braun

The Senate is the last primitive society in the world.
We still worship the elders of the tribe and honor
the territorial imperative.
- Eugene McCarthy

In his years in Washington, Senator Kerry has been
one vote of a hundred in the United States Senate -
and fortunately on matters of national security he
was very often in the minority.
- Dick Cheney

Unfortunately, actions taken by the Senate ensured
that relief from the death tax would only be temporary
and that it would come back to life at the full rate again in 2011.
- Doc Hastings

About all I can say for the United States Senate is
that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation.
- Will Rogers

But if I had committed a breach of privilege,
it was the privilege of the Senate, and not of this House,
which was violated.
I was answerable there and not here.
- Preston Brooks

Like Cato, give his little senate laws,
and sit attentive to his own applause.
- Alexander Pope

Though my plans at the moment are vague,
I can assure you that I'll never run for the Senate in New York.
- Laura Bush

The stronger Hillary is, the weaker she is.
The more she seems like a likely presidential winner,
the more difficult the senate race becomes in New York.
It's perfect.
- Dick Morris

That is why I fought against abortion and that is why
if I were still in the Senate I would be doing everything
I could to defend the sanctity of marriage.
- Jesse Helms

In his first 100 days, Mr. Obama has put the fate of
his presidency in the hands of House Speaker Nancy
Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.
He may come to regret that decision.
- Karl Rove

My father-in-law was once Chairman of Military Affairs in the Senate,
the latter part of the Wilson Administrations.
He knew a lot about and was fond of the Army.
- Stuart Symington

The nation will be shaped for decades by decisions
that are made by President Bush and the Senate about
the future of the Supreme Court.
- Ralph Neas

Popularity should be no scale for the election of politicians.
If it would depend on popularity, Donald Duck and The
Muppets would take seats in senate.
- Orson Welles

My State Senate district was in the northern part of
Oklahoma and they were redrawing the districts.
- Don Nickles

Let's clean up the Senate and return to politics of common ground.
- Mark Pryor

You need the House, you need the Senate and you need the administration.
And absent one of them, you're not going to get a heck of a lot done.
- John Chafee

Joe McCarthy and his Senate hearings were like witch-hunts.
- Desi Arnaz


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