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Constituencies Sayings By Thomas Sowell: No segment of the population has lost more by the agendas of the liberal constituencies No segment of the population has lost more by the agendas of the liberal constituencies of the Democratic Party than the black population. The teachers' unions, environmental fanatics and the ACLU are just some of the groups to whose interests blacks have been sacrificed wholesale. Lousy education and high crime rates in the ghettos, and unaffordable housing elsewhere with building restrictions, are devastating prices to pay for liberalism. — Thomas Sowell
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Constituencies Sayings By Jerry Falwell Jr.: Donald Trump is a breath of fresh air in the nation where the political establishment Donald Trump is a breath of fresh air in the nation where the political establishment from both parties has betrayed their constituencies time and time again. — Jerry Falwell Jr.
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Constituencies Sayings By Grace Lee Boggs: Our challenge, as we enter the new millennium, is to deepen the commonalities and the Our challenge, as we enter the new millennium, is to deepen the commonalities and the bonds between these tens of millions, while at the same time continuing to address the issues within our local communities by two-sided struggles that not only say "No" to the existing power structure but also empower our constituencies to embrace the power within each of us to crease the world anew. — Grace Lee Boggs
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Constituencies Sayings By Terry Tempest Williams: Today, everyone thinks we need to stay positive and hopeful and not be completely honest Today, everyone thinks we need to stay positive and hopeful and not be completely honest about what we are seeing, what we know to be true. Whether we're talking about climate change or what's occurring on the streets in Ferguson, we are so afraid of offending people...and then, we only talk to our own constituencies and its' the same rhetoric over and over again until the words become bloodless. (p. 325) — Terry Tempest Williams
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Constituencies Sayings By Walter Lippmann: Successful ... politicians are insecure and intimidated men. They advance politically only as they placate, Successful ... politicians are insecure and intimidated men. They advance politically only as they placate, appease, bribe, seduce, bamboozle or otherwise manage to manipulate the demanding and threatening elements in their constituencies. — Walter Lippmann
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Constituencies Sayings By Howard Dean: So the - the part of the problem is not just the rhetoric. It's the So the - the part of the problem is not just the rhetoric. It's the fact that we - we're so polarized in what we've done to each other as parties over the last thirty years in redistricting that it's very, very hard to overcome your own constituencies and move to the middle. — Howard Dean
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Constituencies Sayings By Christopher Hitchens: Ronald Reagan used to alarm other constituencies by speaking freely about the End Times foreshadowed Ronald Reagan used to alarm other constituencies by speaking freely about the End Times foreshadowed in the Bible. — Christopher Hitchens
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Constituencies Sayings By Michael Dobbs: What value can we place on our parliamentary institutions if constituencies return only tame, docile What value can we place on our parliamentary institutions if constituencies return only tame, docile and subservient members who try to stamp on every form of independent judgement? — Michael Dobbs
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Constituencies Sayings By Fatima Bhutto: I think that our reliance on dynasty is part of the problem here, because dynasty I think that our reliance on dynasty is part of the problem here, because dynasty is inherently undemocratic. It's a very entitled thing to suggest that only one member of one family can save a country of 180 million people. It has to be about people who live in constituencies coming forward to represent them, not the sort of parachuted, elite class that comes in, wins elections and then leaves. — Fatima Bhutto
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Constituencies Sayings By Robert Scheer: Much of what candidates have to do is raise money and appeal to constituencies or Much of what candidates have to do is raise money and appeal to constituencies or interest groups that can provide that money. — Robert Scheer
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Constituencies Sayings By Dave Hickey: Art has political consequences, which is to say, it reorganizes society and creates constituencies of Art has political consequences, which is to say, it reorganizes society and creates constituencies of people around it. — Dave Hickey
Constituencies Sayings By Anonymous: (in Wisconsin, Republicans have legislated photo IDs while shutting DMV offices in areas where Democratic (in Wisconsin, Republicans have legislated photo IDs while shutting DMV offices in areas where Democratic constituencies live and lengthening their hours of operation in GOP-dominated ones); — Anonymous
Constituencies Sayings By Theresa May: Politics is changing and as the demographics of different constituencies change so we need to Politics is changing and as the demographics of different constituencies change so we need to be awake to the possibility of making gains where we have not traditionally done so. — Theresa May
Constituencies Sayings By John Mackey: At a lot of companies founded on principles, the notion of making money is almost At a lot of companies founded on principles, the notion of making money is almost antithetical to the ethos of the place. From the very beginning, our business has existed to meet the needs and desires of multiple constituencies: customers, team members, vendors, shareholders, the community. — John Mackey
Constituencies Sayings By David Graeber: Revolutionary constituencies always involve a tacit alliance between the least alienated and the most oppressed. Revolutionary constituencies always involve a tacit alliance between the least alienated and the most oppressed. — David Graeber
Constituencies Sayings By David Frum: The big winners under the American fiscal system are the rich, who pay some of The big winners under the American fiscal system are the rich, who pay some of the lowest taxes anywhere in the world; the old, who are the main beneficiaries of the American social service state; farmers, rural people. These are Republican constituencies. — David Frum
Constituencies Sayings By Chuck Todd: If Barack Obama goes on to win the election, there will be plenty of ink If Barack Obama goes on to win the election, there will be plenty of ink and video spent on chronicling the historic nature of the turnout among young voters and African-Americans. But as important as both constituencies have been to Obama - particularly in the primaries - it's Hispanics that could be putting him over the top on Nov. 4. — Chuck Todd
Constituencies Sayings By Walter Lippmann: Successful democratic politicians are insecure and intimidated men. They advance politically only as they placate, Successful democratic politicians are insecure and intimidated men. They advance politically only as they placate, appease, bribe, seduce, bamboozle, or otherwise manage to manipulate the demanding and threatening elements in their constituencies. The decisive consideration is not whether the proposition is good but whether it is popular
not whether it will work well and prove itself but whether the active talking constituents like it immediately. Politicians rationalize this servitude by saying that in a democracy public men are the servants of the people. — Walter Lippmann
Constituencies Sayings By Carl Hart: I don't want to be on the bandwagon of dogging any president or anybody in I don't want to be on the bandwagon of dogging any president or anybody in positions where they have all these different constituencies. — Carl Hart
Constituencies Sayings By John Mackey: Profits are one of the most important goals of any successful business, and investors are Profits are one of the most important goals of any successful business, and investors are one of the most important constituencies of public businesses. — John Mackey
Constituencies Sayings By Jason L. Riley: Since the assassinations of King and Robert Kennedy, wrote Remnick, the liberal constituencies of America Since the assassinations of King and Robert Kennedy, wrote Remnick, the liberal constituencies of America had been waiting for a savior figure. Barack Obama proposed himself. In the eyes of his supporters, he was a promise in a bleak landscape; he possessed an inspirational intelligence and an evident competence . . . he was an embodiment of multi-ethnic inclusion when the country was becoming no longer white in its majority. This was the promise of his campaign, its reality or vain romance, depending on your view.35 — Jason L. Riley
Constituencies Sayings By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: To be a child of the Third World is to be aware of the many To be a child of the Third World is to be aware of the many different constituencies you have and how honesty and truth must always depend on context. — Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Constituencies Sayings By Michelle Bachelet: Women's strength, women's industry, women's wisdom are humankind's greatest untapped resource. The challenge then for Women's strength, women's industry, women's wisdom are humankind's greatest untapped resource. The challenge then for U.N. Women is to show our diverse constituencies how this resource can be effectively tapped in ways that benefit us all. — Michelle Bachelet
Constituencies Sayings By Clare Short: And we know there has been horrendous loss of life and suffering and we know And we know there has been horrendous loss of life and suffering and we know that there is anger. Anyone who came anywhere near the general election in constituencies with a substantial Muslim population knows that. — Clare Short
Constituencies Sayings By Nicole Mones: They say that the cuisines of different Chinese provinces arose originally to serve different kinds They say that the cuisines of different Chinese provinces arose originally to serve different kinds of constituencies. Beijing was the cuisine of officials. In Shanghai, that was the cuisine of wealthy merchants and industrialists. In Szechwan, the food of the common people. Many great Szechwan dishes originated in street stalls. — Nicole Mones
Constituencies Sayings By Jack Germond: Unsurprisingly, the poll-takers don't talk a lot in public about the ignorance of the electorate Unsurprisingly, the poll-takers don't talk a lot in public about the ignorance of the electorate on political and public policy matters. And the politicians are not going to disclose the, let's say, limited body of knowledge in their constituencies. You don't get elected calling your voters airheads. — Jack Germond
Constituencies Sayings By James Madison: I am unable to conceive that the state legislatures which must feel so many motives I am unable to conceive that the state legislatures which must feel so many motives to watch, and which possess so many means of counteracting the federal legislature, would fail either to detect or to defeat a conspiracy of the latter against the liberties of their common constituencies. — James Madison
Constituencies Sayings By Drew Gilpin Faust: I think the most important leadership lessons I've learned have to do with understanding the I think the most important leadership lessons I've learned have to do with understanding the context in which you are leading. Universities are places with enormously distributed authority and many different sorts of constituencies, all of whom have a stake in that institution. — Drew Gilpin Faust
Constituencies Sayings By Robert Mugabe: We will proceed with current land reform with or without sanctions, ... Let that position We will proceed with current land reform with or without sanctions, ... Let that position be known here and abroad and let the commercial farmers tell that to their constituency or constituencies overseas. — Robert Mugabe
Constituencies Sayings By Noam Chomsky: Democracy functions insofar as individuals can participate meaningfully in the public arena, meanwhile running their Democracy functions insofar as individuals can participate meaningfully in the public arena, meanwhile running their own affairs, individually and collectively, without illegitimate interference by concentrations of power. Functioning democracy presupposes relative equality in access to resources - material, informational, and other - a truism as old as Aristotle. In theory, governments are instituted to serve their "domestic constituencies" and are to be subject to their will. A measure of functioning democracy, then, is the extent to which the theory approximates reality, and the "domestic constituencies" genuinely approximate the population. — Noam Chomsky
Constituencies Sayings By Jonah Goldberg: The GOP needs to figure out a way to become more appealing to new constituencies. The GOP needs to figure out a way to become more appealing to new constituencies. — Jonah Goldberg
Constituencies Sayings By Michael Bloomberg: I know something about how to build constituencies in an independent way. I know something about how to build constituencies in an independent way. — Michael Bloomberg
Constituencies Sayings By Hugh Hewitt: My analysis is that most faith based systems depend upon an absolute moral order. The My analysis is that most faith based systems depend upon an absolute moral order. The declaration of things as absolutely evil or absolutely good, as sin or virtue, puts liberalism into a horrible position because it's founded on no judgment on anything. As a result, any faith that is seriously practiced or understood is a challenge to the politics that depend on constituencies that would rather not be told that their choices are bad and their lives are not virtuous. — Hugh Hewitt
Constituencies Sayings By Donna Shalala: I bring other constituencies - I also have ties to minority communities. And obviously, to I bring other constituencies - I also have ties to minority communities. And obviously, to the world of world-class research universities. So I can bring some constituencies that I'm used to working with. — Donna Shalala
Constituencies Sayings By Hillary Clinton: I think we've got to look at corporate law. Back in the day when I I think we've got to look at corporate law. Back in the day when I studied it, there were different constituencies that were to be served, and I think there was a real wrong turn about 20 to 25 years ago when the theory began to be promoted that your highest duty - in fact, some would argue, your only duty - is to maximize shareholder return. I just don't buy it. And it wasn't the original underpinnings of the legal theory of corporate law. — Hillary Clinton
Constituencies Sayings By M. Laxmikanth: The 42nd Amendment Act of 1976 had frozen total number of seats in the assembly The 42nd Amendment Act of 1976 had frozen total number of seats in the assembly of each state and the division of such state into territorial constituencies till the year 2000 at the 1971 level. This ban on readjustment has been extended for another 25 years (ie, upto year 2026) by the 84th Amendment Act of 2001 with the same objective of encouraging population limiting measures. — M. Laxmikanth
Constituencies Sayings By Howard Schultz: We can't wait for Washington. Business leaders are going to have to galvanize their own We can't wait for Washington. Business leaders are going to have to galvanize their own constituencies and do everything they can to demonstrate confidence in the economy, and I think that can be contagious. — Howard Schultz
Constituencies Sayings By Ellen Willis: The Democratic power elite on some level feels delegitimized by its working-class, black and female The Democratic power elite on some level feels delegitimized by its working-class, black and female constituencies. What it wants are the "legitimate" votes of suburban, white, middle-class, affluent males. Even liberal voters and organizations tend on some tacit level to accept the idea that they are not the "real" Americans the Democrats must pursue. — Ellen Willis
Constituencies Sayings By Peter Thiel: Since 1920, the vast increase in welfare beneficiaries and the extension of the franchise to Since 1920, the vast increase in welfare beneficiaries and the extension of the franchise to women - two constituencies that are notoriously tough for libertarians - have rendered the notion of "capitalist democracy" into an oxymoron. — Peter Thiel
Constituencies Sayings By Timothy Snyder: The Russian anti-gay campaign, which associates European and American power with the hidden hand of The Russian anti-gay campaign, which associates European and American power with the hidden hand of the gay international, was targeted to the Muslim world as well as to domestic constituencies. These — Timothy Snyder
Constituencies Sayings By Andrea Mitchell: Socially, Philadelphia was still a fairly provincial city, its business community governed by the mores Socially, Philadelphia was still a fairly provincial city, its business community governed by the mores of the Main Line. Politically, it was a cauldron of ethnic rivalries, dominated by competing Irish and Italian constituencies. — Andrea Mitchell
Constituencies Sayings By Amory Lovins: Any demanding high technology tends to develop influential and dedicated constituencies of those who link Any demanding high technology tends to develop influential and dedicated constituencies of those who link its commercial success with both the public welfare and their own. Such sincerely held beliefs, peer pressures, and the harsh demands that the work itself places on time and energy all tend to discourage such people from acquiring a similarly thorough knowledge of alternative policies and the need to discuss them. — Amory Lovins
Constituencies Sayings By John W. Gardner: Leaders develop their styles as they interact with their constituencies. They move toward the style Leaders develop their styles as they interact with their constituencies. They move toward the style that seems most effective in dealing with the mixture of elements that make up their constituencies. — John W. Gardner
Constituencies Sayings By James Maxton: Give us our parliament in Scotland. We will start with no traditions. We will start Give us our parliament in Scotland. We will start with no traditions. We will start with ideals. We will start with purpose, with courage. We will start with the aim and object that there will be 134 men and women, pledged to 134 Scottish constituencies, to spend their whole brain power, their whole courage and their whole soul in making Scotland into a country in which we can take people from all the nations of the earth and say: this is our land, this is our Scotland, these are our people, these are our men, our works, our women and children: can you beat it? — James Maxton
Constituencies Sayings By John Hickenlooper: Oftentimes, when constituencies or sectors of opinion are distinct, when they are confronted with a Oftentimes, when constituencies or sectors of opinion are distinct, when they are confronted with a situation where they're going to have to make a serious compromise, they react very negatively publicly, but they also recognize when they step back that this is right. — John Hickenlooper