Quotations in the News

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Posted: Apr 05, 2016 3:01 AM

"We hope that it will galvanize political leadership to actually walk the talk. ... You can now see the names of the people." — Casey Kelso, advocacy director at anti-corruption organization Transparency International in Berlin, after a leak of millions of documents from a Panama-based law firm raised questions about the use of shell companies that obscure the identities of the rich and powerful.

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"This fevered pipe dream of Washington that at the convention they will parachute in some white knight who will save the Washington establishment, it is nothing less than a pipe dream. It ain't going to happen. If it did, the people would quite rightly revolt." — Ted Cruz, who discounted any possibility of someone other than Donald Trump or him winning the Republican nomination for president.

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"Kris told him he was going to be open, (Ryan Arcidacono) made the perfect pass. Kris lives for that moment." — Villanova coach Jay Wright after Kris Jenkins' 3-pointer at the buzzer lifted the Wildcats to their first national title since 1985 with a 77-74 victory over North Carolina.