I just finished reading Mike Huckabee’s book SIMPLE GOVERNMENT– but thought there were several quotes/statements that I would like to share with you—as many should give you reason to think!
the easiest job in the world is to criticize and condemn the political figures who actually subject themselves to the tortuous process od campaigning and governing.
a government big enough to give you everything you want is also big enough to take away everything you have.
we need a return to family values
the family has always been the cornerstone of American sociry
if all Christians in America actually gave a dime out of each dollar to help the poor the widows and the orphans we wouldn’t have fifty cents of everydollar confiscated by various levels of gov. which will probably mess it up.
the cowardice of the people will be revealed because they simply do not want to be held accountable.
when politicians encourage people to become increasingly dependent upon them and the gov programs they create, they violated those people sovereignty and autonomy as individuals.
joint state-federal spending programs also increase both individual dependence on the gov and states dependency on the federal taxpayers
all states except Vermont are required by their own constitutions to balance their budgets
the obama 10 year budget–unprecedented in its spending, taxes, deficits, and accumulation od debt is by a large margin the most risky fiscal strategy in American history.
70% of our economy is driven by consumer spending
small businesses will have a 1.250% increase in paperwork for their taxes by 2012
retied military officers showed that three out of four youths between the ages of 17 and 24 were unfit for military service–primarily because of obesity
re donald berwick—the decision is not whether or not we will ration care—the decision is whether we will ration with eyes open
the global demand for energy will triple by 2050
opec sets oil prices at a level that exploits our addiction, but it is generally not high enough for long enough that we go cold turkey
in the first quarter of 2010 almost 1200 bills and resolutions dealing with immigration were proposed in 45 states
2010 entitled the fiscal burden of illegal immigration on U S taxpayers
a muslim has no nationally except his beliefs, the radical Islamist can have no loyalty to the U S or any other country. he is loyal only to jihad.
Napolitano referred to the war on terror as a series of man made disasters
if the court does not temper its doctrinaire logic with practical wisdom it will convert the constitutional bill of rights into a suicide pact
over 2 million men and women have served in our armed forces in Iraq and AFG since 911
when large numbers of our guard are overseas our governors are less able to respond to a crisis at home
EMAC allows governors to share assets with other states on a moments notice
there have been more combat deaths in the first 18 months of obama’s tenure than in the previous 9 years of war
obama’s emphasis on his story rather than history has become symptomatic of his tenure
this is the first president who believes you can command the respect of rogue nations by apologizing and throwing away the stick
obama views Israel not as the partner and ally in the war on terror that she is but as part of the problem, if not the root of it
until Hamas recognizes Israel right to exist renounces violence and accepts previous agreements there’s really nothing that can be done and no point in pressuring Israel to do it anyway