Quotations on Public policy
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Abortion on demand, throughout the full nine months of a pregnancy, for virtually any reason, became public policy in the United States of America. No other developed democracy had, or has, such a permissive abortion regime.
- Robert Casey
(Keywords: Policy, Abortion, America, Democracy, Months, Pregnancy, Public, Public policy, Reason, states, United)
Conscious of our many problems, I seek today to lay a foundation to our public policy. My fundamental purpose is to devote my term of office to raising the standard of public service in New Jersey.
- Charles Edison
(Keywords: Policy, Purpose, Office, Problems, Public, Public policy, Service, Today)
But it is also clear that left entirely untouched by public policy, the capitalist system will produce more inequality than is socially healthy or than is necessary for maximum efficiency.
- Barney Frank
(Keywords: Policy, Efficiency, Inequality, Public, Public policy, Will)
Judges who take the law into their own hands, who make up constitutional 'rights' in order to strike down laws they oppose, undermine the people's right to have their values shape public policy and define the culture.
- Orrin Hatch
(Keywords: People, Policy, Values, Culture, Judges, Law, Laws, Order, Public, Public policy, Right)
The greatest difference between now and 1964, when I began teaching, is that public policy has pretty much eradicated the dream of Martin Luther King.
- Jonathan Kozol
(Keywords: Policy, Dream, Difference, Martin, Now, Pretty, Public, Public policy, Teaching)
Though every legal task demands this skill, it is especially important in the effort to frame public policy in a way that is properly responsive to human needs and predicaments. The question is always: How will the general rule work in practice?
- Elliot Richardson
(Keywords: Legal, Work, Policy, Effort, Needs, Practice, Public, Public policy, Question, Skill, Will)
There are some very real areas where working together is critical, whether it's talking about public policy issues, enforcement, or how to work together to facilitate new business opportunities. The RIAA has gotten much more involved in that.
- Hilary Rosen
(Keywords: Business, Work, Policy, Public, Public policy, Talking)
We are doing everything we can to protect the food supply. And I can tell you that we're making decisions based upon sound science and good public policy, given the circumstances that we are now in.
- Ann Veneman
(Keywords: Food, Science, Policy, Circumstances, Decisions, Now, Public, Public policy, Sound)