If we want our nation to continue to be successful and competitive in the global marketplace, we must return to an outlook in America that prizes and supports domestic manufacturing.
The repeal of health reform would be a disservice to the millions of middle class families who will benefit from numerous provisions in the bill, which dramatically improve access to quality care for the insured and the uninsured.
"It is unfortunate and a great disappointment that the Senate was not able to bring the DREAM Act to the floor for a final vote"
"Today, we have righted a wrong. We have repealed a policy that was both morally repugnant and counter-productive to our national security. We have taken an extraordinary step toward equal rights for all Americans. Today, we have done the right thing.
We will persevere, just like these students have, to do the right thing for our country and keep pursuing the enactment of the DREAM Act and a comprehensive fix to our broken immigration system.
This legislation will create jobs by putting more money in the hands of middle class families and small businesses.
This ruling is part of Republican efforts to kill this law and roll back the benefits to families and thus return to the system which benefited insurance companies, left Americans without adequate care and was on its way to bankrupting our country.
With poverty and childhood obesity on the rise, this legislation achieves the twin goals of expanding the pool of needy children who are eligible for school nutrition programs while establishing healthier meal guidelines for American schools.
The nations of the world have reached a balanced agreement to work to fight global climate change and promote clean energy. This is a good step forward, building on the Copenhagen Accord and setting the stage for further progress.