Family farms and small businesses are the backbone of our communities.
Small Businesses Our Business
The offshore ocean area under U.S. jurisdiction is larger than our land mass, and teems with plant and animal life, mineral resources, commerce, trade, and energy sources.
Animal Life Larger Offshore
In this part of the world, only Maine gives winter the welcome and the worship it should have.
Part Worship Only
Stem cell research holds out the promise of finding cures and treatments for a wide range of diseases.
Range Cures Research
I do not believe that Congress or the Administration should prohibit the medical community from pursuing a promising avenue of research that may improve the lives of millions of Americans.
Administration Millions Improve
Health care costs blunt the competitive edge of American entrepreneurs, from the auto industry to internet start-ups.
Entrepreneurs Competitive Health Care
Maine's long and cold winters may help keep our State's population low, but our harsh climate also accounts for what is unique and valuable about our land and our people.
Valuable Our Accounts
President Bush's mercury rule is a gift to the big energy companies that helped put him in office.
Helped Energy Companies Companies
Under current federal policy on human embryonic stem cell research, only those stem cell lines derived before August 9, 2001 are eligible for federally funded research.
Cell Lines Federally Policy
We are spending $1 billion a week in Iraq.
Week Spending Billion
I am confident that the British people will not be intimidated by terrorism.
I Intimidated I Am
Winter in Maine is a time of alternating rest and frenzied activity.
Frenzied Time Winter