Mike Pence quotes

  • I never thought I'd live to see the day that an American administration would denounce the state of Israel for rebuilding Jerusalem.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Israel #Jerusalem #Rebuilding

  • I'm a Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Christian #Order #Conservative

  • While that amendment failed, human cloning continues to advance and the breakthrough in this unethical and morally questionable science is around the corner.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Cloning #Amendments #Breakthrough

  • By requiring that any surplus in Social Security taxes be returned to the American people in personal savings accounts, the plan ensures that Social Security taxes will be used for Social Security.
    -- Mike Pence

    #People #Saving #Social

  • I mean, the reality is unemployment today - over 14 million Americans are unemployed. That's exactly what it was a year ago. I mean, this - the American people know we can't borrow and spend and bail our way back to a growing economy.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Mean #Reality #Years

  • The government competes in the private sector the way an alligator competes with a duck.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Government #Ducks #Political

  • You bet every member of Congress who votes for this bill ought to read it, read it thoroughly, and understand that what we're looking at here amounts to nothing more than a government takeover of our health care economy, paid for with nearly a trillion dollars in new taxes on individuals and small businesses. And it must be opposed.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Government #Dollars #Care

  • Well, I think the reality is that as you study - when President Kennedy cut marginal tax rates, when Ronald Reagan cut marginal tax rates, when President Bush imposed those tax cuts, they actually generated economic growth. They expanded the economy. They expand tax revenues.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Cutting #Reality #Thinking

  • We ought to affirm the fact that hundreds of thousands if not millions of Iranians are risking their liberty and even perhaps their lives to take a stand for the values upon which we have really founded this nation.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Liberty #Facts #Values

  • To date, embryonic stem cell research has not produced a single medical treatment, where ethical, adult stem cell research has produced some 67 medical miracles.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Cells #Miracle #Research

  • The true legacy of 9-11 cannot be found among political leaders of the day, but in the citizen soldiers and public safety personnel who answered that day with courage and selflessness.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Safety #Leader #Political

  • The reality is the cap-and-trade legislation offered by the Democrats amounts to an economic declaration of war on the Midwest by liberals on Capitol Hill.
    -- Mike Pence

    #War #Reality #Hiking

  • The reality is that during the Reagan years, for instance, we doubled the amount of revenue that we were sending to Washington, D.C. after the tax cuts took effect.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Cutting #Reality #Years

  • We all lived through September 11. I was here at the Capitol that day. I saw the evil of our enemies written in the smoke rising above the Pentagon.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Evil #September 11 #Enemy

  • The Patriot Act is essential to our continued success in the war on terror here at home.
    -- Mike Pence

    #War #Home #Essentials

  • The presidency is the most visible thread that runs through the tapestry of the American government. More often than not, for good or for ill, it sets the tone for the other branches and spurs the expectations of the people.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Running #Government #Expectations

  • As a conservative who believes in limited government, I believe the only check on government power in real time is a free and independent press. A free press ensures the flow of information to the public, and let me say, during a time when the role of government in our lives and in our enterprises seems to grow every day--both at home and abroad--ensuring the vitality of a free and independent press is more important than ever.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Real #Believe #Home

  • Well the truth is, Republicans didn't just lose a few elections, we lost our way.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Way #Election #Republican

  • Adult stem cell research has produced some 67 medical miracles
    -- Mike Pence

    #Cells #Miracle #Research

  • You know, Hoosiers recognize pork when we see it. And they recognize what bailing out every failing business in America means - We're burying generations under a mountain range of debt.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Mean #America #Mountain

  • It's time to stop the raid on the Social Security trust fund and start allowing Americans to invest their Social Security taxes in personal savings accounts
    -- Mike Pence

    #Saving #Social #Taxes

  • In the last four years under the Patriot Act, we have seen a great increase in the ability of law enforcement officials to investigate and track terrorists
    -- Mike Pence

    #Years #Law #Track

  • We are here simply to decide whether Congress should take the taxpayer dollars of millions of pro-life Americans and use them to fund the destruction of human embryos for research
    -- Mike Pence

    #Pro Life #Dollars #Use

  • It's time to save the U.N. from its own scandals and mismanagement. It's time for U.N. Reform with teeth
    -- Mike Pence

    #Scandal #Teeth #Reform

  • It's time for conservative Americans to right the ship again
    -- Mike Pence

    #Ships #Conservative

  • The President reminded us that the war in Iraq is a central battlefield in the war on terror that began the morning of September the 11th.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Morning #War #Iraq

  • The anguish in London is a vivid reminder of why we cannot relent in taking the steps necessary to defend our homeland from the present terrorist threat.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Vivid #London #Steps

  • Like every American, I will never forget where I was on the morning of September 11, 2001. As a member of Congress from Indiana, that day my duties took me to Capitol Hill and to sights and sounds I will never forget.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Morning #Sight #September 11

  • A republic - if you can keep it - is about limitation, and for good reason, because we are mortal and our actions are imperfect.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Republic #Our Actions #India

  • Human cloning is coming.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Cloning #Human Cloning #Humans

  • Budgets are moral documents. Federal funding should reflect the priorities and the values of the majority of the American people.
    -- Mike Pence

    #People #Priorities #Majority

  • As a conservative who believes in limited government, I believe that the only check on government power in real time is a free and independent press.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Real #Believe #Independent

  • Anybody who is familiar with the historical data from the IRS knows that raising income tax rates will likely actually reduce federal revenues.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Data #Historical #Income

  • And my Christianity, first and foremost, governed the way that I tried to deal with people.
    -- Mike Pence

    #People #Way #Firsts

  • Power is an instrument of fatal consequence. It is confined no more readily than quicksilver, and escapes good intentions as easily as air flows through mesh.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Air #Flow #Good Intentions

  • The American people know what's necessary to get this economy moving again. It's fiscal discipline in Washington, D.C. and across-the-board tax relief for working families, small businesses and family farms.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Moving #People #Discipline

  • More than anything else, let me be clear - we need to be willing to fight for freedom, and free markets, and traditional moral values. That's what the American people want to see this movement and this party return to.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Party #Fighting #People

  • For more than forty years, the United States Congress has shamelessly used payroll taxes intended for Social Security to fund big government spending.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Pregnancy #Government #Years

  • I occasionally got called the Rush Limbaugh of Indiana, but most people knew that my style was different.
    -- Mike Pence

    #People #Style #Indiana

  • I opposed the Medicare prescription drug entitlement. I opposed the Wall Street bailout. I opposed the stimulus bill.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Wall #Drug #Bills

  • In Indiana, the Affordable Care Act will raise the average cost of health insurance in the individual market by an unaffordable 72 percent.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Average #Cost #Care

  • I opposed No Child Left Behind, I opposed the Medicare prescription drug bill, I opposed the Wall Street bailout. What the American people are starting to see is that Republican, Republicans on Capitol Hill get it and the Democrats, from the White House to Capitol Hill, just don't get it.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Children #Wall #White

  • I have prayed with the families and wept at the funerals of Hoosiers who did not shrink from 9-11 but grew into heroes whose names will forever be engraved in the heart of a grateful nation.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Hero #Grateful #Heart

  • And conservatives know that if you reject these principles of limited government and urge others to reject them you can be my ally, you can be my friend but you cannot call yourself a conservative.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Government #Allies #Principles

  • All we're getting from the Democratic majority in Congress and from this White House is more bailouts, more spending, more planned stimulus, more deficits and debt, and the American people have had it.
    -- Mike Pence

    #White #People #House

  • Sadly, embryonic stem cell research is completely legal in this country and has been going on at universities and research facilities for years.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Country #Science #Cells

  • Our founders insisted that protecting the states' power to govern themselves was vital to limit the power of Washington and preserve freedom.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Limits #States #Founders

  • My votes against the education bill and my votes against the Medicare bill got huge play at home.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Home #Play #Bills

  • Let's win the peace and democracy the good people of Iraq so richly deserve after decades of tyranny.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Winning #Iraq #People

  • It is not for the State Department or even the Secretary of State to say when and how the resources of the American people will be spent.
    -- Mike Pence

    #People #Resources #States

  • It is a rare piece of legislation indeed where there is so much agreement about the goals.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Agreement #Goal #Pieces

  • The conservative movement today is like that tall ship with its proud captain: strong, accomplished but veering off course into the dangerous and uncharted waters of big government republicanism.
    -- Mike Pence

    #Strong #Government #Water

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