I cannot swallow whole the view of Lincoln as the Great Emancipator.
We need earmark reform, and when I'm President, I will go line by line to make sure that we are not spending money unwisely.
As a nuclear power - as the only nuclear power to have used a nuclear weapon - the United States has a moral responsibility to act.
And so our goal on health care is, if we can get, instead of health care costs going up 6 percent a year, it's going up at the level of inflation, maybe just slightly above inflation, we've made huge progress. And by the way, that is the single most important thing we could do in terms of reducing our deficit. That's why we did it.
James J. Hill