Quotations in the News

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Posted: Mar 24, 2015 3:01 AM

"I view myself as the prime minister of each and every citizen of Israel, without any prejudice based on religion, ethnicity or gender." — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, apologizing to Israel's Arab citizens for remarks he made during last week's parliament election that offended members of the community.

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"We regret anyone ever commits the heinous crime of aggravated murder to merit the death penalty, and we prefer to use our primary method of lethal injection when such a sentence is issued." — Gov. Gary Herbert spokesman Marty Carpenter on a law making Utah the only state to allow firing squads for executions when no lethal injection drugs are available.

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"I believe in you. I believe in the power of millions of courageous conservatives rising up to reignite the promise of America. And that is that is why, today, I am announcing that I am running for president of the United States of America."— Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas.