I was not elected dictator of the House.
Nov 01, 2015
I'm going to be above the president.
Nov 08, 2015
Our founders didn’t want some parliamentary system where if you won the majority you got to do whatever you wanted. They wanted this long, slow process. And so change comes slowly. And obviously too slowly for some.
Sep 27, 2015
We may discover that the gates maintained by our new gatekeepers are narrower than ever.
Sep 02, 2015
The NRA has got people here by the short and curlies.
Feb 04, 2015
Today is Texas Muslim Capital Day in Austin…I did leave an Israeli flag on the reception desk in my office with instructions to staff to ask representatives from the Muslim community to renounce Islamic terrorist groups and publicly announce allegiance to America and our laws. We will see how long they stay in my office.
Jan 29, 2015
Oprah marched on Selma this weekend. She has a dream that Selma shall overcome The Wedding Ringer at the box office.
Jan 21, 2015
Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.
Jun 02, 2015
Albums – like books and black lives - they still matter.
Feb 08, 2015
In South Carolina - in America - it takes a generation to go from having a grandfather who is picking cotton, to a grandson in Congress. We are thankful for those trailblazers who came before us and said the status quo was not enough…Our values and our issues are central. The most important things we have to offer are on the inside. This is the testament to progress made.
Nov 04, 2014