Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Oct 30, 2015 3:02 AM

"Let's be frank: The House is broken. We are not settling scores. We are wiping the slate clean." — Paul Ryan, who became the 54th speaker of the U.S. House.


"He was poorly served by whatever campaign adviser told him to go down that path with Marco. It's not the kind of ideas campaign that he has promised." — Brian Ballard, a major fundraiser for both Jeb Bush's campaign and super PAC, after Bush's verbal jab during the third Republican debate backfired when Marco Rubio made a sharp comeback.


"I think we may spend less on things like traveling, luxury goods, expensive new phones or a bigger house." — Su Weihua, 36, the mother of an 8-year-old daughter in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, who is making plans to become pregnant next year after Beijing abolished its one-child policy.