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Democratic Debate of Oct 13, 2015
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on AIG : But we also have to worry about some of the other players -- AIG, a big insurance company; Lehman_Brothers, an investment bank.
on Affordable_Care_Act : I want to open up the opportunity for immigrants to be able to buy in to the exchanges under the Affordable_Care_Act.
on Afghanistan : we got an ability to bring important material and equipment to our soldiers in Afghanistan.
on Afghanistan : I voted for that. I voted to make sure that Osama_bin_Laden was held accountable in Afghanistan.
on Afghanistan : I supported the war in Afghanistan.
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on African-American : in their sleep for picking up the phone in a poor African-American neighborhood and calling the police
on African-American : African-American youth unemployment is 51 percent.
on African_American : the African_American community knows that on any given day some innocent person like Sandra Bland
on America's : America's been knocked down.
on America's : Please come and make it clear that America's best days are still ahead.
on America : and now asking the people of America to elect me president.
on America : But we are not Denmark. I love Denmark. We are the United_States of America.
on America : And I don't think we should confuse what we have to do every so often in America,
on America : he was going to give immunity to the only industry in America.
on America : and to have the chances that they should have in America for a good education, good job training, and then good jobs.
on America : Early may. Met with a group of DREAMers, I wish everybody in America could meet with this young people, to hear their stories,
on America : And although we've made progress, we're standing but not running the way America needs to.
on America : Whether it was raising the minimum wage, making our public schools the best in America,
on America : reduce violent crime, or part one (ph) crime by more than any other major city in America
on America : we allowed ourselves to become the most violent, addicted, and abandoned city in America.
on America : I am for a generous, compassionate America that says we're all in this together.
on America : ...immigration reform. It'll make wages go up in America $250 for every year.
on America : we need is a green energy revolution. We need to move America to a 100 percent clean electric grid by 2050
on America : -- to move America forward to a 100 percent clean electric grid by 2050.
on America : We're here in Las_Vegas, one of the most sustainable cities in America,
on America : Today in America, we have more people in jail than any other country on Earth.
on America : Enough of the e-mails. Let's talk about the real issues facing America. (APPLAUSE)
on America : ...largest banks in America -- are much bigger than they were when we bailed them out
on America : that the only way we really transform America and do the things that the middle class and working class desperately need is
on American : I also believe it's about time we had paid family leave for American families and join the rest of the world. (APPLAUSE)
on American : And I want to make sure that I can look into the eyes of any middle-class American and say,
on American : We don't want American troops on the ground in Syria.
on American : We did not put one single American soldier on the ground in Libya. And I'll say this for the Libyan people...
on American : We had a murderous dictator, Gadhafi, who had American blood on his hands,
on American : We can never let the American taxpayer and middle class families ever have to bail out the kind of speculative behavior that we saw.
on American : The sort of action that will actually make wages go up again for all American families.
on American : there was -- was one of the worst blunders in modern American history.
on American : ...we need to make American 100 percent clean electric by 2050.
on American : our country is stronger in every generation by the arrival of new American immigrants.
on American : ...but will become American citizens...
on American : didn't hear anyone make racist comments about new American immigrants, you didn't hear anyone speak ill
on American : and is undermining American democracy.
on American : We should be supportive, but I do not support American ground troops in Syria.
on American_People : And I intend to keep talking about the issues that matter to the American_People.
on American_People : But tonight, I want to talk not about my e-mails, but about what the American_People want from the next president of the United_States.
on American_People : I have both the commitment of a lifetime and the experience of a lifetime to bring together to offer the American_People.
on American_People : the Republicans and their constant refrain, "big government this, big government that," that except for what they want to impose on the American_People.
on American_People : Who amongst us has the vision for actually making the changes that are going to improve the lives of the American_People?
on American_People : I would follow through on the promise that the American_People thought we made as Democratic_Party,
on American_People : Sixty-three percent of the American_People didn't vote, Anderson.
on American_People : the American_People are sick and tired of hearing about your damn e-mails.
on American_People : Our trade policies have cost us millions of decent jobs. The American_People want to know
on American_People : I think Snowden played a very important role in educating the American_People
on American_People : We need the American_People to know what's going on in Washington
on American_People : That's not what the American_People want.
on Americans' : Anderson, Snowden put a lot of Americans' lives at risk.
on Americans : My standards for more new, good jobs for Americans, for raising wages for Americans.
on Americans : First, all the 40 million Americans who currently have student debt will be able to refinance their debt to a low interest rate.
on Americans : to take the actions that we have always taken as Americans so that we can actually attack injustice in
on Americans : I think most Americans understand that our country today faces a series of unprecedented crises.
on Americans : Millions of Americans are working longer hours for lower wages,
on Arab : We should be putting together a coalition of Arab countries who should be leading the effort.
on Arab_Spring : Because of the Arab_Spring, because of a lot of other things, there was turmoil to be followed.
on Arabs : a coalition -- in fact, something that I worked on before I left the State_Department -- to do, and yes, that it should include Arabs,
on Arabs : And we had the Arabs standing by our side saying, "We want you to help us deal with Gadhafi."
on Arabs : We will provide essential, unique capabilities that we have, but the Europeans and the Arabs had to be first over the line.
on Arrests : was the word "settle." That's true. It was settled. Arrests peaked in 2003, Anderson, but they declined
on Assad's : I think Assad's invasion of Syria will be seen as a blunder.
on Assad : bombing people on behalf of Assad,
on Assad : groups of people trying to overthrow Assad, other groups of people fighting ISIS.
on Assad : people who are fighting ISIS using their guns to overthrow Assad, and vice versa
on Assad : to support those people who are against Assad, against ISIS, without getting us on the ground there,
on Aurora : Jessie, was one of those who lost their lives in that awful mass shooting in Aurora.
on Baltimore : My name is Martin_O'Malley, former Mayor of Baltimore, former governor of Maryland,
on Baltimore : But, Anderson, when I ran for mayor of Baltimore in 1999...
on Baltimore : Anderson, when I ran for mayor of Baltimore back in 1999,
on Baltimore : We've saved over a thousand lives in Baltimore in the last 15 years
on Baltimore : was not reported during that heartbreaking night of unrest in Baltimore
on Baltimore : When I ran for Mayor of Baltimore -- and we we burying over 350 young men every single year,
on Benghazi : they said that they were trying to figure out what we could do better to protect our diplomats so that something like Benghazi wouldn't happen again.
on Benghazi : Anderson, I think there's lessons to be learned from Benghazi.
on Bernanke : Bernanke came in, and they say, "guys, the economy is going to collapse because Wall_Street is going under.
on BernieSanders : And if people want to help us out, BernieSanders.com.
on Bill : Well, you know, both Bill and I have been very blessed.
on Black_Lives_Matter : Anderson, the point that the Black_Lives_Matter movement is making is a very, very legitimate
on Black_lives_matter : Black_lives_matter, and we have a lot of work to do to reform our criminal justice system,
on Black_lives_matter : Black_lives_matter. (CHEERING)
on Bland : the African_American community knows that on any given day some innocent person like Sandra Bland
on Boxer : along with Senator Barbara Boxer, a few years ago, we introduced the first piece of climate change legislation
on Brady_bill : Senator Sanders did vote five times against the Brady_bill.
on Bush : I took on the Bush administration for the same thing.
on Bush : What happened, however, is that the Bush administration began to chip away at that process.
on Bush : evidence from President Bush and Dick Cheney and Don Rumsfeld about why we should overthrow Saddam_Hussein
on Bush : Well, first of all, let's remember where we were when Bush left office.
on CEOs : We have a criminal justice system that lets CEOs on Wall_Street walk away,
on CPI : and benefits for disabled veterans, for the so-called chained CPI,
on California : Well, I'm surprised she says that, because California has had a paid leave program for a number of years. And it's...
on Capitalism : because when I think about Capitalism, I think about all the small businesses that were started
on Carlos' : I think underneath Juan Carlos' important questions,
on Caucus : I founded a Caucus called the Defending Social_Security Caucus.
on Cheney : evidence from President Bush and Dick Cheney and Don Rumsfeld about why we should overthrow Saddam_Hussein
on Children's : ...reforming foster care and adoption to the Children's Health_Insurance Program, which insures...
on Children's : That's why I helped to create the Children's Health_Insurance Program,
on Children's_Defense_Fund : You know, when I left Law_school, my first job was with the Children's_Defense_Fund,
on China : And we did come up with the first international agreement that China has signed.
on China : Because there will be no effective efforts against climate change unless China and India join with the rest of the world.
on China : ...In which we have more people in jail than China.
on China : We have got to be extremely aggressive in working with China, India, Russia.
on Chinese : But I have been on the forefront of dealing with climate change, starting in 2009, when President Obama and I crashed (ph) a meeting with the Chinese
on Chinese : When we met in Copenhagen in 2009 and, literally, President Obama and I were hunting for the Chinese,
on Chinese : And I do think that the bilateral agreement that President Obama made with the Chinese was significant.
on Citizens_Union : whether we're going to have a democracy or an oligarchy as a result of Citizens_Union.
on Citizens_United : As a result of this disastrous Citizens_United Supreme_Court decision, our campaign finance system is corrupt
on Clinton's : Secretary Clinton's campaign put out a lot of reversals on positions on Keystone
on Clinton's : I supported President Clinton's effort to deal with ethnic cleansing in Kosovo.
on Clinton's : Tom Harkin, a very good friend of Hillary Clinton's and mine, one of the leading labor advocates, also voted against that.
on Clinton : I'm Hillary Clinton. I have been proud and privileged to serve as first lady, as a senator from New_York, and as secretary of state.
on Clinton : I certainly am not campaigning to become president because my last name is Clinton.
on Clinton : Secretary Clinton mentioned my support eight years ago. And Secretary, I was proud to support you
on Clinton : I respect what Secretary Clinton and her husband have done for our country.
on Clinton : And I have to agree with Secretary Clinton and Senator Sanders.
on Clinton : As a senator from a rural state, what I can tell Secretary Clinton,
on Clinton : Well, obviously, I voted, when President Clinton said, "let's stop ethnic cleansing in Kosovo,"
on Clinton : when the Clinton administration, when Alan Greenspan said, "what a great idea it would be to allow these huge banks to merge,"
on Clinton : In my view, Secretary Clinton, you do not -- Congress does not regulate Wall_Street. Wall_Street regulates Congress.
on Colorado : Sandy and Lonnie Phillips are here from Colorado.
on Committee : . I'm the former chairman of the Senate Veterans Committee,
on Congress : the way that the NRA gets its way in our Congress and we take a backseat.
on Congress : you've become discouraged about our gridlock in Congress, talk to our young people under 30, because
on Congress : Let's also understand that back in 1988 when I first ran for the United_States Congress,
on Congress : I don't think I am pandering. But you have not been in the United_States Congress.
on Congress : In my view, Secretary Clinton, you do not -- Congress does not regulate Wall_Street. Wall_Street regulates Congress.
on Congress : when the Republicans in the Congress and some Democrats were talking about cutting Social_Security
on Consumer : We have to save the Consumer Financial_Protection board, which is finally beginning to act to protect Consumers.
on Copenhagen : When we met in Copenhagen in 2009 and, literally, President Obama and I were hunting for the Chinese,
on Corporate_America : Corporate_America is doing it as well.
on Corporate_America : the power of Corporate_America, the power of Wall_Street, the power of the drug companies, the power of the corporate media is so great
on Crimea : Well, I think he's already regretting what he did in Crimea and what he is doing in the Ukraine.
on DACA : that is why I would go further than President Obama has on DACA, and DAPA.
on DAPA : that is why I would go further than President Obama has on DACA, and DAPA.
on DNC : Which is why -- and I see the chair of the DNC here,
on DREAM_Act : passing marriage equality, the DREAM_Act, and comprehensive gun safety legislation,
on DREAM_Act : We passed a state version of the DREAM_Act... (CHEERING)
on DREAMers : Early may. Met with a group of DREAMers, I wish everybody in America could meet with this young people, to hear their stories,
on Defending : I founded a caucus called the Defending Social_Security Caucus.
on Democrat : The economy does better when you have a Democrat in the White_House
on Democrat : and that's why we need to have a Democrat in the White_House in January 2017.
on Democratic : Well, thank you, and thanks to everyone for hosting this first of the Democratic debates.
on Democratic_Party : I would follow through on the promise that the American_People thought we made as Democratic_Party,
on Democrats : But if you look at the Republicans versus the Democrats when it comes to economic policy, there is no comparison.
on Democrats : Democrats at the White_House on down will win, when there is excitement and a large voter turnout,
on Democrats : when the Republicans in the Congress and some Democrats were talking about cutting Social_Security
on Denmark : But we are not Denmark. I love Denmark. We are the United_States of America.
on Denmark : look to countries like Denmark, like Sweden and Norway, and learn from what they have accomplished
on Dodd-Frank : ...that -- I think Dodd-Frank was a very...
on Eastern_Shore : Have you ever been to the Eastern_Shore?
on Europe : We had our closest allies in Europe burning up the phone lines begging us to help them
on Europeans : We will provide essential, unique capabilities that we have, but the Europeans and the Arabs had to be first over the line.
on FBI's : we don't have to be defined by the email scandal, and how long -- what the FBI's asking about.
on Father : You know, to be able to come from a GrandFather who was a factory worker, a Father who was a small business person,
on Financial_Protection : We have to save the Consumer Financial_Protection board, which is finally beginning to act to protect consumers.
on Freddie : that arrests had actually fallen to a 38-year low in the year prior to the Freddie Gray's tragic death.
on GDP : big banks, the six of them, went from controlling, what, the equivalent of 15 percent of our GDP to now 65
on GDP : percent of our GDP. And -- (inaudible) right before this debate,
on Gadhafi : We had a murderous dictator, Gadhafi, who had American blood on his hands,
on Gadhafi : And we had the Arabs standing by our side saying, "We want you to help us deal with Gadhafi."
on Gillibrand : I see my good friend, Senator Gillibrand, in the front row.
on Glass-Steagall : We need to reinstate Glass-Steagall and that's a huge difference on this stage among us as candidates.
on Glass-Steagall : from the commercial banking -- namely, reinstating Glass-Steagall.
on Glass-Steagall : Madam Secretary, is that you are not for Glass-Steagall.
on Glass-Steagall : once we repealed Glass-Steagall back in the late 1999s (ph),
on Glass-Steagall : a modern Glass-Steagall that creates a firewall so that this wreckage of our economy can never happen
on Glass-Steagall : separate out these too-big-to-jail, too-big-to-fail banks, and put in place Glass-Steagall,
on God-given : to find the ways for each child to live up to his or her God-given potential.
on God-given : make sure every single person in this country has the same opportunities that he and I have had, to make the most of their God-given potential
on Goldman_Sachs : I said, "Hank, your guys -- you come from Goldman_Sachs.
on Grandfather : You know, to be able to come from a Grandfather who was a factory worker, a Father who was a small business person,
on Great_Recession : That Great_Recession, 9 million people lost their jobs, 5 million lost their homes, $13 trillion in wealth disappeared.
on Greenspan : when the Clinton administration, when Alan Greenspan said, "what a great idea it would be to allow these huge banks to merge,"
on Guest_workers : Guest_workers are coming in, they're working under terrible conditions,
on Gun_violence : I think that we have to look at the fact that we lose 90 people a day from Gun_violence.
on Harkin : Tom Harkin, a very good friend of Hillary Clinton's and mine, one of the leading labor advocates, also voted against that.
on Health_Insurance : ...reforming foster care and adoption to the Children's Health_Insurance Program, which insures...
on Health_Insurance : That's why I helped to create the Children's Health_Insurance Program,
on Hispanic : Hispanic youth unemployment is 36 percent.
on House : It is a partisan vehicle, as admitted by the House Republican majority leader, Mr. McCarthy, to drive down my poll numbers.
on House : the right wing Republicans who are, by the way, I hope will not continue to control the Senate and the House
on ISIL : I believe that nuclear Iran remains the biggest threat, along with the threat of ISIL;
on ISIS : ISIS gaining more territory, having more reach, and, frankly, posing a threat to our friends and neighbors in the region and far beyond.
on ISIS : groups of people trying to overthrow Assad, other groups of people fighting ISIS.
on ISIS : people who are fighting ISIS using their guns to overthrow Assad, and vice versa
on ISIS : to support those people who are against Assad, against ISIS, without getting us on the ground there,
on India : Because there will be no effective efforts against climate change unless China and India join with the rest of the world.
on India : We have got to be extremely aggressive in working with China, India, Russia.
on Inequality : what Senator Sanders is saying certainly makes sense in the terms of the Inequality that we have.
on Injustice : Injustice does not solve itself. What I'm talking about is this, our middle class is shrinking.
on Iowa : If you go across Iowa, you see that 30 percent of their energy now comes from wind.
on Iran : or putting together that coalition to impose sanctions on Iran -- I think I have a lot of evidence... (CROSSTALK)
on Iran : I believe that nuclear Iran remains the biggest threat, along with the threat of ISIL;
on Iranian : We got a nuclear arms deal, we got the Iranian sanctions,
on Iranians : Well, in addition to the NRA, the health insurance companies, the drug companies, the Iranians.
on Iraq : we are already flying in Syria just as we are flying in Iraq.
on Iraq : leading us into Iraq under false pretenses and telling us, as a people, that there were weapons of mass
on Iraq : I will do everything that I can to make sure that the United_States does not get involved in another quagmire like we did in Iraq,
on Jessie : Jessie, was one of those who lost their lives in that awful mass shooting in Aurora.
on Jim's : Jim and I, under Jim's leadership, as he indicated, passed the most significant veterans education bill
on John_Quincy_Adams' : and contrary to John_Quincy_Adams' advice -- "searching the world for monsters to destroy,"
on Katie : My wife Katie and I have four great kids, Grace, and Tara, and William and Jack.
on Katie : My wife, Katie, is here with our four kids.
on Keystone : I never took a position on Keystone until I took a position on Keystone.
on Keystone : Secretary Clinton's campaign put out a lot of reversals on positions on Keystone
on Kosovo : Well, obviously, I voted, when President Clinton said, "let's stop ethnic cleansing in Kosovo,"
on Kosovo : I supported President Clinton's effort to deal with ethnic cleansing in Kosovo.
on LGBT : there's too much inequality; the racial divides; the continuing discrimination against the LGBT community

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on Las_Vegas : Demonize hard-working immigrants who have insulted them. You know, I came to Las_Vegas in, I think, May.
on Las_Vegas : We're here in Las_Vegas, one of the most sustainable cities in America,
on Law_Center : it had guest-worker provisions in it which the Southern_Poverty Law_Center talked about being semi-slavery.
on Law_school : You know, when I left Law_school, my first job was with the Children's_Defense_Fund,
on Lehman_Brothers : But we also have to worry about some of the other players -- AIG, a big insurance company; Lehman_Brothers, an investment bank.
on Libya : We did not put one single American soldier on the ground in Libya. And I'll say this for the Libyan people...
on Libya : the human intelligence that would allow us to make not only better decisions in Libya,
on Libyan : We did not put one single American soldier on the ground in Libya. And I'll say this for the Libyan people...
on Libyan : as I'm sure you remember, threatening to massacre large numbers of the Libyan people.
on Libyan : And the Libyan people had a free election the first time since 1951.
on Lonnie : Sandy and Lonnie Phillips are here from Colorado.
on Main_Street : willing to protect the Main_Street economy from recklessness on Wall_Street.
on Main_Street : to protect the Main_Street economy from recklessness on Wall_Street.
on Martin_O'Malley : My name is Martin_O'Malley, former Mayor of Baltimore, former governor of Maryland,
on Maryland : My name is Martin_O'Malley, former Mayor of Baltimore, former governor of Maryland,
on Maryland : Anderson, we actually did this in my state of Maryland. We passed... (APPLAUSE)
on Mayor : My name is Martin_O'Malley, former Mayor of Baltimore, former governor of Maryland,
on Mayor : When I ran for Mayor of Baltimore -- and we we burying over 350 young men every single year,
on McCarthy : It is a partisan vehicle, as admitted by the House Republican majority leader, Mr. McCarthy, to drive down my poll numbers.
on Medicaid : Republicans tell us we can't do anything except give tax breaks to billionaires and cut Social_Security, Medicare, and Medicaid.
on Medicare : Republicans tell us we can't do anything except give tax breaks to billionaires and cut Social_Security, Medicare, and Medicaid.
on Medvedev : we got a lot of business done with the Russians when Medvedev was the president, and not Putin.
on Middle_class : Middle_class in this country is collapsing.
on Millionaires : Millionaires and billionaires are pouring unbelievable sums of money into the political process in order to fund super PACs
on Millions : Millions of Americans are working longer hours for lower wages,
on Money : Jim Webb is right: Money is pouring in to this campaign through super PACs.
on NRA : This has gone on too long and it's time the entire country stood up against the NRA.
on NRA : Well, in addition to the NRA, the health insurance companies, the drug companies, the Iranians.
on NRA : the way that the NRA gets its way in our Congress and we take a backseat.
on NRA : by leading with principle, not by pandering to the NRA and backing down to the NRA.
on NRA : And I have an F from the NRA, Senator.
on NRA : ...Anderson, when the NRA wrote to everyone in our state --
on NRA : And that's why, not only did we pass it, but the NRA didn't...
on NRA : when the NRA wrote to members in our state and told people with hunting traditions lies about what our
on NRA : Let's begin, Anderson, by understanding that Bernie Sanders has a D-minus voting rating (ph) from the NRA.
on NSA : virtually every telephone call in this country ends up in a file at the NSA.
on National_Rifle_Association : The National_Rifle_Association.(APPLAUSE)
on Nevada : As a young student in Nevada said to me, the hardest thing about going to college should not be paying for it.
on New_Deal : ...We need a new New_Deal for communities of color...
on New_York : I'm Hillary Clinton. I have been proud and privileged to serve as first lady, as a senator from New_York, and as secretary of state.
on New_York : I represented Wall_Street, as a senator from New_York,
on Norway : look to countries like Denmark, like Sweden and Norway, and learn from what they have accomplished
on O'Malley : You know, I have to say, I was very pleased when Governor O'Malley endorsed me for president in 2008,
on O'Malley : So I'm with both Senator Sanders and Governor O'Malley in putting a lot of attention onto the banks.
on O'Malley : I think to go beyond that, as I understand what Governor O'Malley has recommended,
on Obama's : Thanks to President Obama's leadership, it's now gone much further.
on Obama : Well, I recall very well being on a debate stage, I think, about 25 times with then Senator Obama, debating this very issue.
on Obama : the tough decision that President Obama had to make about Osama_bin_Laden,
on Obama : I think President Obama made the right decision at the time.
on Obama : Well, I think that President Obama has been a great moral leader on these issues,
on Obama : we also need to be following the recommendations of the commissioner that President Obama empanelled on policing.
on Obama : But I have been on the forefront of dealing with climate change, starting in 2009, when President Obama and I crashed (ph) a meeting with the Chinese
on Obama : ...than even the executive orders that President Obama has signed when I'm president.
on Obama : I think being the first woman president would be quite a change from the presidents we've had up until this point, including President Obama.
on Obama : Well, there's a lot that I would like to do to build on the successes of President Obama, but also, as I'm laying out, to go beyond.
on Obama : because we cannot afford a Republican to succeed Barack Obama as president of the United_States.
on Obama : When we met in Copenhagen in 2009 and, literally, President Obama and I were hunting for the Chinese,
on Obama : And I do think that the bilateral agreement that President Obama made with the Chinese was significant.
on Obama : Thanks to President Obama, our country has come a long way since the Wall_Street crash of 2008.
on Obama : I support President Obama. I think we have to play a long game,
on Obama : that is why I would go further than President Obama has on DACA, and DAPA.
on Obama : I have a lot of respect for president Obama.
on Obama : The Republican party, since I've been in the Senate, and since President Obama has been in office,
on Osama_bin_Laden : the tough decision that President Obama had to make about Osama_bin_Laden,
on Osama_bin_Laden : I voted for that. I voted to make sure that Osama_bin_Laden was held accountable in Afghanistan.
on PAC : who has raised substantial sums of money, and I do not have a super PAC.
on PACs : Millionaires and billionaires are pouring unbelievable sums of money into the political process in order to fund super PACs
on PACs : Jim Webb is right: Money is pouring in to this campaign through super PACs.
on Paulson : I remember it like it was yesterday. Hank Paulson,
on Paulson : It's gonna take the economy with them." And you know what I said to Hank Paulson?
on People : being at a dinner shortly before that invasion. People were talking at -- and saying, "it'll take us
on Phillips : Sandy and Lonnie Phillips are here from Colorado.
on Planned_Parenthood : They don't mind having big government to interfere with a woman's right to choose and to try to take down Planned_Parenthood.
on Pope_Francis : Pope_Francis made this point. This is a moral issue. The scientists are telling us that
on Program : ...reforming foster care and adoption to the Children's Health_Insurance Program, which insures...
on Program : That's why I helped to create the Children's Health_Insurance Program,
on Putin : There's no doubt that when Putin came back in and said he was going to be President, that did change the relationship.
on Putin : it's important too that the United_States make it very clear to Putin that it's not acceptable for him to be in Syria creating more chaos,
on Putin : we got a lot of business done with the Russians when Medvedev was the president, and not Putin.
on Putin : Snowden broke the law. Whistleblowers do not run to Russia and try to get protection from Putin.
on Putin : Well, I think Mr. Putin is going to regret what he is doing. I think that when he gets into that...
on Republican_National_Committee : But let's just take a minute here and point out that this committee is basically an arm of the Republican_National_Committee.
on Republican_Party : the fossil fuel industry is funding the Republican_Party, which denies the reality of climate change...
on Republicans : I've had, even dealing with Republicans who never had a good word to say about me, honestly.
on Republicans : and has laid out an agenda that has been obstructed by the Republicans at every turn, so...
on Republicans : But if you look at the Republicans versus the Democrats when it comes to economic policy, there is no comparison.
on Republicans : We have to prevent the Republicans from ripping it apart.
on Republicans : there is such a difference between everything you're hearing here on this stage, and what we hear from the Republicans.
on Republicans : I'm campaigning because I think I have the right combination of what the country needs, at this point, and I think I can take the fight to the Republicans,
on Republicans : And it has not had the ill effects that the Republicans are always saying it will have.
on Republicans : the Republicans and their constant refrain, "big government this, big government that," that except for what they want to impose on the American_People.
on Republicans : it's always the Republicans or their sympathizers who say, "You can't have paid leave, you can't provide health care."
on Republicans : Probably the Republicans.
on Republicans : That's in stark contrast to the Republicans who are currently running for president.
on Republicans : Republicans win when there is a low voter turnout, and that is what happened last November.
on Republicans : When the Republicans --
on Republicans : when the Republicans in the Congress and some Democrats were talking about cutting Social_Security
on Republicans : Republicans tell us we can't do anything except give tax breaks to billionaires and cut Social_Security, Medicare, and Medicaid.
on Republicans : the right wing Republicans who are, by the way, I hope will not continue to control the Senate and the House
on Republicans : millions of young people are going to have to demand it, and give the Republicans an offer they can't refuse.
on Republicans : workers are going to have to come together and look the Republicans in the eye, and say,
on Right : Right now, the wealthy pay too little and the middle class pays too much.
on Rumsfeld : evidence from President Bush and Dick Cheney and Don Rumsfeld about why we should overthrow Saddam_Hussein
on Russia : I'm trying to figure out what leverage we have to get Russia to the table.
on Russia : Snowden broke the law. Whistleblowers do not run to Russia and try to get protection from Putin.
on Russia : We have got to be extremely aggressive in working with China, India, Russia.
on Russian : especially with the Russian air force in the air, it could lead to an escalation
on Russian : I think the Russian people are going to give him a message
on Russians : I applaud the administration because they are engaged in talks right now with the Russians
on Russians : we got a lot of business done with the Russians when Medvedev was the president, and not Putin.
on Russians : -- to get that leverage to try to get the Russians to have to deal with everybody in the region
on Russians : But I think when Russians get killed in Syria and when he gets bogged down,
on Saddam_Hussein : evidence from President Bush and Dick Cheney and Don Rumsfeld about why we should overthrow Saddam_Hussein
on Sanders : what Senator Sanders is saying certainly makes sense in the terms of the Inequality that we have.
on Sanders : Senator Sanders did vote five times against the Brady_bill.
on Sanders : ...Well, nobody does. Nobody does, Senator Sanders.
on Sanders : So I'm with both Senator Sanders and Governor O'Malley in putting a lot of attention onto the banks.
on Sanders : so that we don't have this terrible result that Senator Sanders was talking about
on Sanders : What disturbed people so much about -- and I would agree with Senator Sanders
on Sanders : there's another piece that Senator Sanders left out tonight, but he's been excellent about underscoring
on Sanders : And I have to agree with Secretary Clinton and Senator Sanders.
on Sanders : Let's begin, Anderson, by understanding that Bernie Sanders has a D-minus voting rating (ph) from the NRA.
on Sanders : Bernie Sanders fought them, and helped lead the opposition to deregulation. (APPLAUSE)
on Sandy : Sandy and Lonnie Phillips are here from Colorado.
on Secretary_of_State : After the election, he asked me to become Secretary_of_State.
on Situation_Room : He valued my judgment, and I spent a lot of time with him... (APPLAUSE) ...in the Situation_Room, going over some very difficult issues.
on Snowden : Snowden broke the law. Whistleblowers do not run to Russia and try to get protection from Putin.
on Snowden : Anderson, Snowden put a lot of Americans' lives at risk.
on Snowden : I think Snowden played a very important role in educating the American_People
on Social_Security : Well, I fully support Social_Security. And the most important fight we're going to have is defending it against continuing Republican efforts to privatize it.
on Social_Security : I want to enhance the benefits for the poorest recipients of Social_Security.
on Social_Security : We have a lot of women on Social_Security, particularly widowed and single women who didn't make a lot of money during their careers,
on Social_Security : and they are impoverished, and they need more help from the Social_Security system.
on Social_Security : And of course I'm going to defend Social_Security.
on Social_Security : -- you don't cut Social_Security, you expand it.
on Social_Security : I founded a caucus called the Defending Social_Security Caucus.
on Social_Security : You do that, Social_Security is solvent until 2061
on Social_Security : when the Republicans in the Congress and some Democrats were talking about cutting Social_Security
on Social_Security : Republicans tell us we can't do anything except give tax breaks to billionaires and cut Social_Security, Medicare, and Medicaid.
on Southern_Poverty : it had guest-worker provisions in it which the Southern_Poverty Law_Center talked about being semi-slavery.
on State_Department : a coalition -- in fact, something that I worked on before I left the State_Department -- to do, and yes, that it should include Arabs,
on State_Department : What I did was allowed by the State_Department, but it wasn't the best choice.
on Stevens : And I believe that's what Chris Stevens was trying to do.
on Supreme_Court : As a result of this disastrous Citizens_United Supreme_Court decision, our campaign finance system is corrupt
on Sweden : look to countries like Denmark, like Sweden and Norway, and learn from what they have accomplished
on Syria : We have to stand up to his bullying, and specifically in Syria,
on Syria : it's important too that the United_States make it very clear to Putin that it's not acceptable for him to be in Syria creating more chaos,
on Syria : And, to -- provide safe zones so that people are not going to have to be flooding out of Syria at the rate they are.
on Syria : We don't want American troops on the ground in Syria.
on Syria : we are already flying in Syria just as we are flying in Iraq.
on Syria : and begin to move toward a political, diplomatic solution in Syria.
on Syria : I think Assad's invasion of Syria will be seen as a blunder.
on Syria : a no-fly zone in Syria, at this time, actually, Secretary, would be a mistake.
on Syria : but better decisions in Syria today.
on Syria : We should be supportive, but I do not support American ground troops in Syria.
on Syria : Well, let's understand that when we talk about Syria, you're talking about a quagmire in a quagmire.
on Syria : she is talking about, as I understand it, a no-fly zone in Syria, which I think is a very dangerous situation.
on Syria : But I think when Russians get killed in Syria and when he gets bogged down,
on Syria : I support air strikes in Syria and what the president is trying to do.
on Trump : ...And a lot of the xenophobes, the immigrant haters like some that we've heard like, Donald Trump,
on Trump : Donald Trump and his billionaire friends under my policies are going to pay a hell of a lot more in taxes
on Ukraine : Well, I think he's already regretting what he did in Crimea and what he is doing in the Ukraine.
on United_States : But we are not Denmark. I love Denmark. We are the United_States of America.
on United_States : it's important too that the United_States make it very clear to Putin that it's not acceptable for him to be in Syria creating more chaos,
on United_States : Our response, which I think was smart power at its best, is that the United_States will not lead this.
on United_States : But unless you believe the United_States should not send diplomats to any place that is dangerous,
on United_States : But tonight, I want to talk not about my e-mails, but about what the American_People want from the next president of the United_States.
on United_States : He broke the laws of the United_States.
on United_States : because we cannot afford a Republican to succeed Barack Obama as president of the United_States.
on United_States : every other major country providing health care to all people as a right, except the United_States.
on United_States : Let's also understand that back in 1988 when I first ran for the United_States Congress,
on United_States : I don't think I am pandering. But you have not been in the United_States Congress.
on United_States : I will do everything that I can to make sure that the United_States does not get involved in another quagmire like we did in Iraq,
on United_States : I do not support the United_States getting involved in unilateral action.
on United_States : maybe they should start working with the United_States to rectify the situation now.
on Values : I have a range of views, but they are rooted in my Values and my experience.
on Vermont : I want to associate myself with many of the items that the senator from Vermont mentioned,
on Vermont : Vermont, a state which has virtually no gun control,
on Vermont : way back then, I told the gun owners of the state of Vermont
on Vermont : a gun shop in the state of Vermont that sells legally a gun to somebody,
on Veterans : . I'm the former chairman of the Senate Veterans Committee,
on Vietnam : When I was a young man, I strongly opposed the war in Vietnam.
on Volcker : And we are still just as vulnerable Paul Volcker says today.
on Wall_Street's : Wall_Street's greed and recklessness wrecked this economy?
on Wall_Street : I represented Wall_Street, as a senator from New_York,
on Wall_Street : and I went to Wall_Street in December of 2007 -- before the big crash that we had -- and I basically said, "cut it out! Quit foreclosing on homes!
on Wall_Street : Thanks to President Obama, our country has come a long way since the Wall_Street crash of 2008.
on Wall_Street : a Wall_Street crash that wiped out millions of jobs and millions of savings for families.
on Wall_Street : willing to protect the Main_Street economy from recklessness on Wall_Street.
on Wall_Street : to protect the Main_Street economy from recklessness on Wall_Street.
on Wall_Street : in the 1990s, when I had the Republican leadership and Wall_Street spending billions of dollars in lobbying,
on Wall_Street : the greed and recklessness and illegal behavior of Wall_Street, where fraud is a business model,
on Wall_Street : In my view, Secretary Clinton, you do not -- Congress does not regulate Wall_Street. Wall_Street regulates Congress.
on Wall_Street : And by the way, I want Wall_Street now to help kids in this country go to college,
on Wall_Street : Bernanke came in, and they say, "guys, the economy is going to collapse because Wall_Street is going under.
on Wall_Street : But it was wrong to ask the middle class to bail out Wall_Street.
on Wall_Street : public colleges and universities, free with a Wall_Street speculation tax.
on Wall_Street : I pay for my program, by the way, through a tax on Wall_Street speculation,
on Wall_Street : the power of Corporate_America, the power of Wall_Street, the power of the drug companies, the power of the corporate media is so great
on Wall_Street : We have a criminal justice system that lets CEOs on Wall_Street walk away,
on Wall_Street : I would lump Wall_Street and the pharmaceutical industry at the top of my life of people who do not like me.
on Webb's : I understand Senator Webb's very strong feelings about this,
on Webb : Well, first of all, let me applaud my good friend Jim Webb for his service to this country in so many ways. (APPLAUSE)
on Webb : Jim Webb is right: Money is pouring in to this campaign through super PACs.
on Western_Maryland : Have you ever been to Western_Maryland?
on Whistleblowers : Snowden broke the law. Whistleblowers do not run to Russia and try to get protection from Putin.
on White_House : The economy does better when you have a Democrat in the White_House
on White_House : and that's why we need to have a Democrat in the White_House in January 2017.
on White_House : Democrats at the White_House on down will win, when there is excitement and a large voter turnout,

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Omar Khayyam Poem
Poem by KHAYYAM of Persia
Here with a Loaf of Bread beneath the Bough,
A Flask of Wine, a Book of Verse - and Thou
Beside me singing in the Wilderness -
And Wilderness is Paradise enow.
Translated by Edward Fitzgerald (1859)
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