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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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.

My votes against the education bill and my votes against the Medicare bill got huge play at home.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

I opposed the Medicare prescription drug entitlement. I opposed the Wall Street bailout. I opposed the stimulus bill.

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.

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

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

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