We have an obligation and a responsibility to be investing in our students and our schools. We must make sure that people who have the grades, the desire and the will, but not the money, can still get the best education possible.
I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.
The Bush Administration's failure to be consistently involved in helping Israel achieve peace with the Palestinians has been both wrong for our friendship with Israel, as well as badly damaging to our standing in the Arab world.
The future rewards those who press on. I don't have time to feel sorry for myself. I don't have time to complain. I'm going to press on.