With respect to drugs, you know, there are a lot of organizations, including an enormous budget and an army at the federal government level that tries to deal with the drug problem.
Including Army Problem
Democrats believe that the federal government is not our enemy, it's our partner.
Believe Government Enemy
What is good for Alaska is good for the country. Transferring power from the federal government to the states provides opportunity to all states, not just Alaska.
Just Transferring Federal Government
If we continue to allow the federal government to live beyond its means, we will all soon have to live beneath ours.
Federal Government Means Federal
I believe the public's confidence would be increased if the federal government took over the functions of airport security screening for all passengers.
Confidence Airport I
But the federal government, our collective government, has responsibilities that none of these other levels of government can fulfill; and chief among these is national defense.
I think there are steps that can be taken that haven't been required or energy to make that fight more secure and we are going to continue to push the federal government to do that.
Federal Push I
The reason that the unions and the other stakeholders have not cut a deal with the automakers is because they believe the federal government is going to bail them out.
The House is rooted in the principle of direct elections and is unique among all branches and bodies of the federal government as without exception, the people's voice.
Principle Voice Direct
We are shrinking the size of the federal government as a percent of our economy from over 21 percent of the economy to 19 percent of the economy. At the same time, we're growing the private economy.
Same Shrinking Federal Government
The success of those doctrines would also subvert the Federal Constitution, change the character of the Federal Government, and destroy our rights in respect to slavery.
Change Our Destroy
We have a lot of things we give away to people who are very, very wealthy in this country. And I'm not sure that our federal government can afford that.