Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jun 10, 2016 3:01 AM

"Look, I know how hard this job can be. That's why I know Hillary (Clinton) will be so good at it. I have seen her judgment. I have seen her toughness. I've seen her commitment to our values." — Barack Obama, endorsing his former secretary of state's bid to succeed him as president.

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"This decision will leave good people defenseless." — Chris W. Cox of the National Rifle Association, after a federal appeals court ruled that Americans do not have a constitutional right to carry concealed weapons in public.

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"I think you can call this the cautious generation." — Bill Albert, spokesman for the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy, responding to a government survey showing that U.S. teens are having a lot less sex, are drinking and using drugs less often, and aren't smoking as much.