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A vote in Congress will not capture Osama bin Laden or stop the spread of weapons of mass destruction.
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Among seniors, Social Security is the sole source of income for 26 percent of nonmarried women.
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As a recent study by the Harvard Civil Rights Project indicates, 70 percent of African-American children today attend schools that are predominately African-American, roughly the same level as 40 years ago.
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Despite the President's claims, Social Security will remain solvent for nearly 50 more years under the current system.
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Haiti's political deadlock is no excuse for violent hooliganism.
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Health insurance premiums have increased almost 50 percent since the beginning of the Bush administration and four times faster than workers' earnings last year.
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Historically, the judicial branch has often been the sole protector of the rights of minority groups against the will of the popular majority.
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However, few people today would claim that the promises of Brown have been fulfilled.
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I support legislation that helps foster care students with their college admissions and financing.
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In a related issue, minority groups often encounter major obstacles in obtaining health care.
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In Haiti's case, building a solid social and economic structure is more important than building our concept of democratic institutions, and military forces and police law and other actions are only applicable if required in the pursuit of social and economic goals.
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In its most disturbing manifestation, the reach of gangs has not just become national but international in scope. We all must be on guard and concerned by these disturbing trends.
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In my role as one of the Members of Congress who represents our nation's entertainment sector and as the Chair of the Congressional Entertainment Industries Caucus, today I want to address the need for adequate and accurate representation of Asian Americans in film and television.
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It is clear that the Congressional Republicans are determined to privatize Social Security, despite very little support for the idea.
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It is our duty to watch over the actions and activities of this government and to insist that, in words as well as in deeds, the interests of our constituency primarily and of the Nation ultimately are served.
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It is up to us to insist that the promises are kept and not relegated to unfunded programs for Africa, so characteristic of compassionate conservatives.
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Justice deferred is justice denied.
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Last year, President Bush attempted to roll back Title IX by dramatically reducing the participation and scholarships opportunities for women athletes.
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Millions of Americans have paid into social security and deserve their full benefits. Pure and simple, Republicans are manufacturing a social security crisis that does not exist in order to dismantle social security.
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Our country was founded in large part by immigrants, and they helped pave the way for all Americans to live in a country that values liberty and freedom. The greatness of our country stems from its diversity.
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Over the past 3 years, 3.8 million Americans lost their health insurance and 43 million Americans are now uninsured.
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Passage of the 9/11 bill cannot by itself defeat the terrorist threat.
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President Bush had only one economic policy when he took office and he had only one today, tax cuts for those who need them least.
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President Bush's latest budget short changes domestic programs such as homeland security, education and health care to pay for Moon bases and Mars rockets.
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Ray Charles' revolutionary approach to music was also reflected in his politics and his deep and abiding commitment to Martin Luther King and the plight of African-Americans. Ray Charles may not have been on the front lines, but he put his money where his mouth was.
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Republicans are manufacturing a Social Security crisis that does not exist in order to dismantle Social Security.
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So I call upon the President of the United States to uphold the commitment he made back when he was running for President and put the United States of America on record acknowledging the Armenian genocide.
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Social Security is a family insurance program, not an investment scheme.
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Social Security is a program that should be strengthened and preserved for future generations.
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Social Security makes up a much larger share of total retirement income for unmarried women and minorities than it does for married couples, unmarried men and whites.
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The $2.4 trillion budget that the President has rolled out for the next fiscal year contains the largest deficits in American history.
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The abuse of detainees in U.S. custody has severely undermined our Nation's position in the world.
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The administration should be working with Congress to promote personal wealth and savings through investment, but not at the cost of Social Security.
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The Bush Administration's 2006 budget fails in every respect.
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The elimination of racial and gender disparities is an issue whose time is long overdue.
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The events of 9/11 defined a generation and laid bare our nation's lack of preparation and a national strategy to deal with the new threat of terrorism.
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The Group of Eight's decision to cancel the debt of 14 African nations, estimated at $40 billion, is a start, but just a drop in the bucket when you consider the total debt of the African continent, which stands in excess of $300 billion.
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The parallels between 9/11 and Pearl Harbor are striking. In each instance there were warning signs before the attack, and in each instance our government failed to connect the dots.
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The United States Postal Service is the world's most efficient postal system.
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The West Coast Center for Marine Biodiversity will be an extraordinary public-private partnership that will benefit the world's oceans and the future sustainability of its valuable resources.
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This budget is outrageously irresponsible. I voted against the House Republican budget and I will vote against this conference report, which is nothing more than a back room deal for special interests.
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We cannot ignore how, across America today, Black and White students still go to separate schools in the same town, divided by neighborhoods and segregated by wealth.
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We cannot ignore the disparity in resources that continue to plague many of our school systems, especially those serving predominantly inner-city minority and impoverished children.
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We of the Congressional Black Caucus have been dubbed the conscience of this Congress.
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We will work to improve the retirement security of all Americans and will oppose any scheme for deep benefit cuts or massive debt to fund risky private accounts.
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While the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities continue to grow, our nation's entertainment sector continues to fall behind in recognizing their presence through film and television and their influence in shaping the course of our nation.
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With our movie industry losing about $3 billion to piracy every year, it is time that Congress demonstrates its support for our Nation's creators and artists by strengthening protection of copyrighted products.
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Youth violence solves nothing, but the President's budget will do nothing to solve youth violence.
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