The Senate is a body of old men charged with high duties and misdemeanors.
This is a commonsense solution that gives the Senate more time to craft a consensus bill that will promote our security while preserving our freedom.
The Senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions, and if the road to hell is paved with them, then it's a pretty good detour.
The Senate and the country need Senators of courage who are prepared to make their mark on history by standing with past profiles in courage, and defending not party, not partisanship, but defending principle and democracy itself.
Congress shall also create a tax code weighing more than the combined poundage of the largest member of the House and the largest member of the Senate, plus a standard musk ox.
When they call the roll in the Senate, the Senators do not know whether to answer "Present" or "Not Guilty.
About all I can say for the United States Senate is that it opens with a prayer and closes with an investigation.
Apparently there are some Democratic leaders in the Senate that are running for office who now believe in tax cuts.
When a member of the House moves over to the Senate, he raises the IQ of both bodies.
This is a Senate of equals, of men of individual honor and personal character, and of absolute independence. We know no masters, we acknowledge no dictators. This is a hall for mutual consultation and discussion; not an arena for the exhibition of champions.
The reason there are two senators for each state is so that one can be the designated driver.
Really, life is complicated enough without having a bunch of Senators deciding what we should do in the privacy of our own homes.
You can't run for Senate and run for president at the same time.
Faculty senate will host a luncheon to recognize the winner. The winner also receives an all expense paid trip to a professional development conference as well as a plaque.
We believe the ball is in the hands of the Senate, [and] they need to answer it. If we don't get a good bill out the Senate, there will be a boycott.
The result [Republicans winning the Senate] would be devastating for reproductive choice, the environment, civil liberties, Social Security and health care, as well as corporate accountability.
The Senate is the last primitive society in the world. We still worship the elders of the tribe and honor the territorial imperative.
Everyone believed the Senate could not really be led. It used to take so long to rise up through seniority.
House and Senate Republicans are now united in adopting earmark bans. We hope President Obama will follow through on his support for an earmark ban by pressing Democratic leaders to join House and Senate Republicans in taking this critical step to restore public trust.
Despite his infirmities, Strom Thurmond showed up to work every day and did not miss a Senate vote in his final year, though no one is sure if a shouted "Bingo!" counted as a yea or a nay.
We are fortunate to have inherited an institution which we certainly should never have had the intelligence to create. We might have been landed with something like the American Senate.
In his years in Washington, Senator Kerry has been one vote of a hundred in the United States Senate - and fortunately on matters of national security he was very often in the minority.
And when they heard that, they entered into the temple early in the morning, and taught. But the high priest came, and they that were with him, and called the council together, and all the senate of the children of Israel, and sent to the prison to have them brought.
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