Mike Pence, formally Michael Richard "Mike" Pence

Mike
Pence, formally Michael Richard "Mike" Pence
1949

American Politician, U.S. Representative for Indiana

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

As we begin this debate, I am confident that we will hear the supporters of this bill argue in the name of Ronald Reagan that this research is consistent with his long-held views about the sanctity of life.

It's time for conservative Americans to do what Reagan did.

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.

Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes.

It's time for conservative Americans to right the ship again.

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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

What I want the Congress of the United States to do, and frankly what I would like to see the President of the United States of America do, is speak a word of support to the people of Iran.

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

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

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

Human cloning is coming.

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.

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.

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.

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Mike
Last Name
Pence, formally Michael Richard "Mike" Pence
Birth Date
1949
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American Politician, U.S. Representative for Indiana