Peace cannot come from punishing the Palestinian people.
A resilient people cherishing liberty and equality and the rule of law will endure.
Our work to provide equal opportunities for all Americans should be a year-round mission.
Wilderness designations should not be the result of a quid pro quo. They should rise or fall on their own merits.
We all understand that compromise is part of the legislative process, yet at the same time, I would submit that wilderness is not for sale.
Wilderness is not defined by the absence of certain activities, but rather by the presence of certain unique and invaluable characteristics.
A free people, free to believe as we wish, free to speak our minds, free to raise our children as we see fit, will, make no mistake about it, endure.
As a people of faith, we know that prayer is a powerful instrument. And as one Nation under God, we know that many times our most powerful tool is prayer.
Over the last six years, airlines have experienced severe financial pressure to leave smaller communities, making demands on the EAS program even greater.
But through world wars and a Great Depression, through painful social upheaval and a Cold War, and now through the attacks of September 11, 2001, our Nation has indeed survived.