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If they can find out about [committees] on Get on Board Day and then have a week to turn in their applications, I think there'd be a lot more applications turned it. (Quote by - Brittany Loper)

It was given to the committee tonight. It's really up to them to discern what to do with it. (Quote by - Bryce McGowan)

We're going to be working with a community committee, a committee of people from the school district, teachers, support staff, all of them will collaborate to look through the applications, then we will umm whittle it down to a group of 6 we hope sometime toward the end of September. (Quote by - Tom Brown)

Outside of traffic, there is nothing that has held this country back as much as committees. (Quote by - Will Rogers)

She is somebody we can really depend on. When we have a problem, she or her committee will deal with it - even if she has to buck her own party a little bit. (Quote by - Kenny Watkins)

Tomorrow, the U.S. Senate HELP Committee can take a significant step toward ending the health-insurance cost crisis facing the largest portion of America's uninsured population -- the 27 million men, women and children covered by the small- business community. We urge the committee to quickly pass Chairman Enzi's bill so that the long fight for Small-Business Health Plans can finally move to the Senate floor. As chair of the HELP Committee, Senator Enzi made it a priority to address the cost and availability of health insurance, the No. 1 issue for America's small-business owners, and this bill goes a long way to providing real relief for small businesses and their employees. (Quote by - Dan Danner)

If the vote were held today [in the Finance Committee] it would fail. It is notable that there is bipartisan representation here today for a trigger by members of the finance committee itself. (Quote by - Robert Torricelli)

This step would in no way reduce the importance of maximum employment as a policy goal, In any case, I assure this committee that if I am confirmed, I will take no precipitate steps in the direction of quantifying the definition of long-run price stability. This matter requires further study at the Federal Reserve as well as extensive discussion and consultation. (Quote by - Ben Bernanke)

We believe that if one of these bills passes through the committee, it's going to pass. The pressure has to be brought on the committee members. (Quote by - Pete Saco)

I think it is unfortunate that some of the proposals being discussed single out the Appropriations Committee in regard to earmark reform. Chairman Cochran hopes any reform measures that the Senate adopts will provide parity across committees and reflect Congress's constitutional responsibility to direct the appropriation of funds. (Quote by - Jenny Manley)

This year's applicants were by far the most inspiring group our committee has ever scrutinized, both in terms of hardship and the courage they have displayed. Even though some of the stories are heart wrenching, each person on the scholarship committee considers it a privilege to be able to be a part of this program and give help and hope to these students and their families. (Quote by - Tom Gullikson)

I am in the legal committee , so I will make sure it gets through for a final vote when it gets to my committee. It will go through unless I get struck by lightening. (Quote by - William Cotton)

I want to be able to make a bigger difference, and as an RN you have a bigger difference. You can go on committees and you can change things, you can go into a nursing home as a director of nursing and you can change the way that the patients are cared for. Instead of it being about paperwork, it can be more patient-directed. (Quote by - Angela Thompson)

The Committee should positively contribute to the path of reform and dialogue ensuring that all ethnic communities feel they have a political and economic stake in the country's development. (Quote by - The Committee)

That is less than half a percent. Even if the committee elects another 12 or 15, that would be only about 1.2 percent. (Quote by - Adrian Burgos)

Our government is based upon a separation of powers and a system of checks and balances. The actions taken by the president undermine the very foundations of our country. We urge the relevant Congressional committees to investigate how the president abused his power as our chief executive. We applaud Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Arlen Specter for committing to hold oversight hearings. The American people deserve to know the truth. (Quote by - Caroline Fredrickson)

The Coventry School Committee has been ahead of the curve in addressing the nutrition needs of our students. This committee is an extension of a process begun more than a year ago to ensure the foods we offer had high nutritional value. (Quote by - Michael Reeves)

Not even computers will replace committees, because committees buy computers. (Quote by - Edward Shepherd Mead)

I know what the committee looks for and I thought we had good top-50 wins, they look for that. I think those wins were huge with the committee. (Quote by - Joanne Boyle)

The N.C.A.A. executive committee continues to believe the stereotyping of Native Americans is wrong. However, in its review of the particular circumstances regarding Florida State, the staff review committee noted the unique relationship between the university and the Seminole Tribe of Florida as a significant factor. (Quote by - Bernard Franklin)

I applaud the fact that the president has reached out to the members of Judiciary Committee. And I applaud. the fact that he has been meeting with members of the Judiciary Committee. He's been seeking out Republicans as well as Democrats. (Quote by - Edward Kennedy)

Based on the level and openness of communication, we have been able to create a good rapport. When the council makes budget decisions, we ask the School Committee for a list of programs that would be impacted and specifically where they will have to cut back. (Quote by - Bruce R. Keiser)

The most provocative interpretation is that market participants anticipated that the committee was going to become more democratic once Greenspan departed, and hence began to pay more attention to the comments by other FOMC members. (Quote by - Brian Sack)

The government reform committee has a hearing scheduled for next week and Rep. [Henry] Waxman would prefer to offer the measure in the committee. (Quote by - Laura Nichols)

Why have one if you don't go by what they want? If a committee comes up with a name and the board changes it because a couple of people said they don't like it, it defeats the purpose of having a committee. (Quote by - Johnny Johnson)

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