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Lindsey Olin Graham (born July 9, 1955) is an American politician and member of the Republican Party who serves as the senior United States Senator from South Carolina, in office since 2003.

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This just puts us right back into the cauldron here, and we’re going to have another crisis in 90 days, it was more of a protest vote than anything else.

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I’ve got zero problem helping people with hurricanes, i’ve got a real problem of legislating in a fashion that continues to put the military in a box.

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I have always believed DACA was a presidential overreach, however, I equally understand the plight of the Dream Act kids who -- for all practical purposes know no country other than United States of America. If President Trump makes this decision we will work to find a legislative solution to their dilemma.

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However, because of the manner in which you have handled the Charlottesville tragedy you are now receiving praise from some of the most racist and hate-filled individuals and groups in our country, for the sake of our Nation – and as our President – please fix this. History is watching us all.

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For the sake of our Nation -- as our president -- please fix this, history is watching us all.

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Under ObamaCare, four states get 40 percent of the money : New York, California, Massachusetts, and Maryland, my block grant approach takes the money that we spend here in Washington, sends it back to the states in a more equitable fashion.

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AG Jeff Sessions has a good ring to it.

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These young people have lived in America since they were children and built their lives here.

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Obamacare is going to collapse, instead of having a one-size-fits-all solution from Washington, we should return dollars back to the states to address each individual state’s health care needs. Just like no two patients are the same, no two states ’ health care needs are the same. A solution that works in California may not work in Virginia.

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People sense weakness and, you know, cut it all, cut every last penny of it. If you want to restart some of it, restart it when they change their behavior.

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Anytime you’re in a campaign and you get an offer from a foreign government to help your campaign, the answer is no, so I do n’t know what Mr. Trump Jr.’s version of the facts are. Definitely Trump Jr. has to testify. That email is disturbing.

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His statements about Syria really disturb me. No, (Russian President Vladimir) Putin does not have it right when it comes to Syria.

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I am so worried about the State Department.

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It's not the dumbest idea I have ever heard but it's pretty close.

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South Carolina's not the dumbest idea I have ever heard but South Carolina's pretty close.

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In terms of Congress's role and the public's access to what happened, there's going to be a diminishment here, the shape and scope of the congressional investigation has dramatically changed. I respect the decision.

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OK, well, he's got to come in and tell us why, we're not going to try somebody on a piece of paper.

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If I thought there was inappropriate behavior by the President, sure.

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I think it was inappropriate, I think if there is a tape we need to know about it. I don't think we can dodge that issue. I want to get back to doing the business of the country. North Korea is developing a missile that can hit the American homeland, i want to help the President where I can, but tweets like North Korea take us off in a ditch.

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Given the recent controversies surrounding the director, I believe a fresh start will serve the FBI and the nation well, i encourage the President to select the most qualified professional available who will serve our nation's interests.

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I just want an answer. I just want to know what is going on here, you had (former Director of National Intelligence James) Clapper say there was no surveillance of the Trump campaign or Trump Tower. You've got press reports a FISA warrant was issued for Carter Page because of his ties to Russia. I just want to know what happened. And if we can't do it in an open session, let's do it in a closed session.

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I don't know. He's denied some of these comments, he's a military officer, he's a doctor who was involved in the raid to capture Saddam Hussein, so he has a fine military record. I know him casually. This is why we have hearings. I want to make sure he's the right man to lead the Army.

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He's put a focus on border security unlike any other president. That's a good thing. Just don't overplay your hand.

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China can stop it if they want. If they don't, I think President Trump will, i hope they're listening in North Korea.

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To all of my colleague who think that this President cannot act without your approval you don't understand the way the Constitution works, here is your authority and your power to do something about it, the power of the purse. If you don't like what's he's going to do in the future or what he's doing now then you can defund these operations. That's the power of Congress.

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Unlike the previous administration, President Trump confronted a pivotal moment in Syria and took action.

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We will not have successful filibuster of a Supreme Court nominee, because if we have to we will change the rules, and looks like we are going to have to, i hate that, I really, really do.

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I've done this twice and been burned twice. Seems to me every time a Republican gets in charge we have a blow up, i told you once they changed the rules for the lower court, it was just a matter of time.

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I can tell you this, today is another day of questioning, and I think there will be some important issues raised, but at the end of the day, we each have to make a decision as to whether this man should have a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court, it's not an easy call because it's the deciding vote in a 4-4 court.

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8 months ago

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Here’s what I hope – that we turn around and go back to where we were, because what we’re doing is going to destroy the judiciary over time.

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We’re taking the nomination process to a place it was never intended to go by the framers of the Constitution, alexander Hamilton would be rolling in his grave.

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You'll run afoul of the Judiciary Committee. If I were you, I wouldn't do that, director Comey, trying to give you a little advice here.

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I expect them to take some time, but Judiciary has control over the FBI--oversight. So I have said, OK, let's keep the committee process in place, regular order, so if the FBI runs over to the Intel committee and they testify there, and they don't respond to my letter, I think that's a mistake, because the FBI is under our jurisdiction.

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I had a great lunch meeting with President Trump today. He is strongly committed to rebuilding our military which is music to my ears, president Trump is in deal-making mode and I hope Congress is like-minded.

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How good was the meeting? I gave him my NEW cell phone number.

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I congratulate the administration for modifying the original order to ensure that it is prospective in application, protective of those with valid visas and legal status, and exempts Iraqis, as five thousand Americans are currently fighting alongside them against ISIL.

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I was all with you until I actually started getting briefed by the people in the intel community, i'm a person that's been moved by the arguments of the precedent we set and the damage we may be doing to our own national security.

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I was all with you until I actually started getting briefed by the people in the intel community, i’m a person that’s been moved by the arguments of the precedent we set and the damage we may be doing to our own national security.

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I had a cordial, pleasant phone conversation with Mr. Trump. I congratulated him on winning the Republican nomination for President, i know Mr. Trump is reaching out to many people, throughout the party and the country, to solicit their advice and opinions. I believe this is a wise move on his part.

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I know Mr. Trump is reaching out to many people, throughout the party and the country, to solicit their advice and opinions. I believe this is a wise move on his part.

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I absolutely will not support Hillary Clinton for President. … I also can not in good conscience support Donald Trump because I do not believe he is a reliable Republican conservative nor has he displayed the judgment and temperament to serve as Commander in Chief.

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I'm a pretty hawkish fellow, but I learned a long time ago ... that you are not going to win this war by killing terrorists, we have a moment now that we haven't had in decades.

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The Israeli argument is that you've seen regimes in the neighborhood change pretty quickly. Be careful of introducing new weapons into the region.

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I say to my Israeli friends, 'We need partners. Partners without capability are paper partners.' ... So I'll probably be in the camp of pushing the increased capability of Gulf Arab states, understanding Israeli's concern.

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I don't know how the votes go right now.

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We're already split, it's no longer about winning the election for me. It's about trying to salvage a party that I love and conservatism as I know it.

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I think he's the best alternative to beat Donald Trump, i'm going to help Ted in any way I can.

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They've made their beds so let's dispense with the outrage.

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Donald Trump was able to impress David Duke to the point where David Duke said, 'I could support that guy,' i think it's a huge mistake for Republicans to nominate someone who could impress David Duke because if you can do that, you're not going to grow this party.

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Sen. Cruz has made it very difficult to work with him here, he's going to have to deal with that. He's going to have repair some of that damage. All of us are going to need to have an open mind too.

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I'm certainly hoping this is somebody other than Trump at this point.

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As much as I disagree with Ted Cruz, if it came down to Donald Trump or Ted Cruz, I would be firmly in Ted's camp because I think he really is a conservative.

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Ted and I are in the same party. Trump is an interloper. I don't trust him, i think Ted Cruz represents a form of conservatives that might be hard to sell to the general public but I do believe he is a Republican conservative.

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If we lose the White House, and Hillary Clinton nominates someone to replace Scalia, I'll vote for him.

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He's beloved here, he's very popular and I think it will be a dramatic moment in the campaign, i think it means a lot to Jeb and I think South Carolinians will appreciate that W came back into the game in our state.

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I'm pro-life. The most tragic thing in the world is for a woman to be raped, a child, a pregnancy caused by rape. I'm very pro-life, (but) I can't go there, I can't tell that woman you gotta carry that child, i'm very pro-life, that's a sensitive issue, but I think in a general election that will be a hard sell.

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If you're a Republican and your choice is Donald Trump and Ted Cruz in a general election.

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I'm gonna support the Republican nominee.

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I don't know if anybody's worse than Trump.

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I hope Sen. McConnell will bring the bill to the floor, i think it really is shameful we haven't had this debate in the Congress and I hope it will happen.

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Dishonest beats crazy, dishonest loses to normal. Just pick somebody normal. Pick somebody out of the phone book and we win.

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Here's what I predict. I think the nominee of our party is going to adopt my plan when it comes time to articulate how to destroy ISIL, we've fallen short here, but the fight continues. To those who are doing the fighting, I want to be your voice. To those in the Republican Party who want to win, check my plan out. Hillary, if you get to be President, I'll help you where I can. I hope you're not. But if you are, I'll be there to help you win a war we can't afford to lose.

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My biggest problem is a lot of people like what I say, but not a lot of people hear it, i don't want to be the undercard voice. I cannot tell you how frustrating it has been to have spent all this time and effort preparing myself to be Commander-in-Chief and to be put at the 'kiddie table'.

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I regret that I haven't been a better candidate. I regret that I never got on the big stage. I regret that I didn't make it to the final group. But that's just about me. I have no regrets about running for President, it has been the joy of my life to run for President of the United States.

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Donald Trump has done the one single thing you can’t do: Declare war on Islam itself.

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Donald Trump has done the one single thing you cannot do:declare war on Islam itself, (ISIS) would be dancing in thestreets, they just don’t believe in dancing.

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The one thing I can tell you is that what Mr. Trump's saying about how to handle this war is empowering the enemy.

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ISIL loves Donald Trump because he is giving them an opportunity to bring people their way.

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The only way you can protect America from another 9/11 is to destroy the caliphate, go in on the ground as part of a regional army, we can't outsource this.

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If we just drop a few bombs on these guys and that's it, they'll be stronger than ever.

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I believe the United States and the world needs to go on offense and stop the reason people have to leave Syria.

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Donald Trump is the most uninformed person I've ever met running for president when it comes to foreign policy. He has no clue what he's talking about, do not replace Barack Obama with Donald Trump. It will get worse, not better.

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If Dr. Carson is ever going to hit anybody in the head, it's going to be Donald Trump after everything he said.

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We have too many people on one stage and too few on the other.

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I think I’m trying to solve problems that somebody better solve, i just want a solution that would be good for the economy that doesn’t destroy.

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I'm not a scientist and I've got the grades to prove it.

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I think it sucks, with all due respect, I know there are a lot of us running but I don’t think I’m an undercard candidate when it comes to national security. I think I’ve got something to offer.

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If I'm Assad, this is a good day for me, because the American government has just said, without saying it, that they're not going to fight to replace me. The Russians and the Iranians and Hezbollah, this is a really good day for them because their guy has no military credible threat.

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Hillary Clinton will mop the floor with these guys if the response of our two leading candidates for president is that after 9/11 they would not have gone into Afghanistan to take the Taliban down.

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If we don't destroy ISIL...they're going to hit us here.

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Rather than me talking about what he did, let me tell you what I did: I stuck with it, i'm not going to change stripes on this issue.

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You are down to 15. You got three basketball teams. The bottomline is Scott made a decision best for Scott Walker and Scott Walker family, he's a very accomplished governor and it shows you just how hard it is running with this many people. That's what it shows.

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You are down to 15. You got three basketball teams. The bottomline is Scott made a decision best for him and his family, he's a very accomplished governor and it shows you just how hard it is running with this many people. That's what it shows.

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I think Dr. Carson needs to apologize.

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I don't know Dr. (Ben) Carson's foreign policy. He's got to explain it to me, carly (Fiorina) said she's not reached the point where she would say we need boots on the ground in Iraq and Syria. I don't know what point we've got to reach. It's obvious to me that we're well past the point where we need to deal with ISIL on the ground and Iraq and Syria.

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I am a little bit confused, I guess, disappointed, i believe we need to destroy ISIL and I'm committed to doing it, and if you don't have a ground component, of which America will have to be part of, you're never going to destroy ISIL and they're going to hit us here.

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I'm trying to concentrate on Iowa and New Hampshire. That's where I hope to breakthrough. I don't have the money to spend on national advertising, so I'll just keep being Lindsey Graham, do anything I can to get my message out.

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Carly (Fiorina) said she's not reached the point where she would say we need boots on the ground in Iraq and Syria. I don't know what point we've got to reach. It's obvious to me that we're well past the point where we need to deal with ISIL on the ground and Iraq and Syria.

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Here's what I would say to my colleagues: Come up with a plan of your own. I've given you very detailed plans. We need a ground component. Part of it has to be an American ground component or we're going to get hit here at home.

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I believe we need to destroy ISIL and I'm committed to doing it, and if you don't have a ground component, of which America will have to be part of, you're never going to destroy ISIL and they're going to hit us here.

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If I hear one more time that we're going to send the Kurds to go clean up the whole world, that's just ridiculous. The Kurdish military is not an expeditionary force.

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If it is Hillary Clinton, Joe Biden or Bernie Sanders, they're going to pick people we're going to disagree with all the time, please understand that we have to win this election.

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President Obama is making a mess of the world.

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How does President Obama sleep at night? Look what you let happen on your watch.

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In 1950, there were 16 workers for every retiree. How many are there today? There are three, in 20 years, there is going to be two, and you're going to have 80 million Baby Boomers like me retiring en masse, wanting a Social Security check and their Medicare bills paid. We're going to need more legal immigration. Let's make it logical. Let's pick people from all over the world on our terms, not just somebody from Mexico. Let's create a rational, legal immigration system because we have a declining workforce.

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I don't remember the Santorum plan when I was in the Senate, we need to win -- we need to win fighting for Americans. We need to win fighting for the workers in this country.

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The Iranians have now secured enough votes in the Senate to ensure they have a pathway to a bomb, the missile to deliver it, and the money to pay for it, the only reason the Ayatollah and his henchmen aren't dancing in the streets of Tehran is they don't believe in dancing.

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But what we'll see over time, as the electorate starts thinking about 'Who do we want to be the next commander-in-chief?' i don't know what Dr. Carson's done over the last 10 years other than surgery, which is amazing, it's something I couldn't do. But over the last decade I've been going to Iraq and Afghanistan, for over 35 times, learning from my mistakes, Bush's mistakes, Obama's mistakes.

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Ben Carson's a nice guy, I think he fits Iowa much better than Trump.

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Enough already with Mr. Donald Trump, as a party, Rival Republican presidential candidates are better to risk losing without Donald Trump than trying to win with Donald Trump.

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You've got the Donald Trump debate. Everybody's going to be, 'How will he perform? What will he say?' Well, when I'm in the first debate, which is the 'happy hour debate,' at five o'clock, start drinking. By nine o'clock, Donald may make sense to you, if you drink enough.

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I don't think Mr. Trump is qualified to be commander-in-chief, I think he is bankrupt when it comes to all the qualities you need to lead the men and women in uniform and to lead a great nation.

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Donald Trump continues to show hourly that he is ill-prepared to be commander in chief.

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What he said about John, I think, was offensive. He's becoming a jackass at a time when we need to have a serious debate about the future of the party and the country, this is a line he's crossed, and this is the beginning of the end of Donald Trump ... I am really pissed.

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Getting a bad deal with Iran is the worst possible outcome because it's going to start a nuclear arms race, and under the agreement they're talking about, you're ensuring they're going to become a nuclear power, the goal was to dismantle their program.

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The goal was to dismantle their program.

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This wave of immigrants, even though they came here illegally, is just like every other group that came, they came to do jobs that people wouldn't do.

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I don't think it's unpopular with the American public to stop radical Islam for coming back to our shores, there is no way I know to defend America without some of us going back over there.

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There is no way I know to defend America without some of us going back over there. you got to stabilize Iraq, but if you don't get Syria right, you'll lose Lebanon and Jordan and we have no plan when it comes to Syria.

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You got to stabilize Iraq, but if you don't get Syria right, you'll lose Lebanon and Jordan and we have no plan when it comes to Syria.

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When it comes to foreign policy, Lindsey Graham offers a very clear and different path, the foundation of my foreign policy is superior capability, overwhelming capacity and most important of all, determined will.

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There are some things you can get wrong and live to fight another day, there are some things you have to get right, because if you don't, you throw the world in chaos.

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I would love to end the nuclear ambition of the Iranians without firing a shot, but you have to know who you're talking to and what they actually want, this is North Korea in the making.

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As recently as Monday of this week, Obama claimed that his strategy against ISIS is working, in my view, the President consistently oversells our successes and minimizes the threat to our nation.

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Given the quickly changing tide of public opinion on this issue, I do not believe that an attempt to amend the U.S. Constitution could possibly gain the support of three-fourths of the states or a supermajority in the U.S. Congress, rather than pursing a divisive effort that would be doomed to fail, I am committing myself to ensuring the protection of religious liberties of all Americans.

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I don't know how you can sit with somebody for an hour in a church and then get up and shoot them. That's Mideast hate, that's something I didn't think we had here, but apparently we do.

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It is very hard to understand this. To go into God's space and do this - I just do not understand, this is going to rock this state.

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I just think he was one of these whacked out kids. I don't think it's anything broader than that, it's about a young man who is obviously twisted.

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No one at home (in South Carolina) believes this represents us. We don't want to be judged by him.

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What is the environmental policy of the Republican Party? When I ask that question, I get a blank stare, if I'm president of the United States, we're going to address climate change and CO2 emissions in a business-friendly way.

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The Mideast is on fire, and it is every person for themselves.

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You scare the hell out of all of us --- at least, I'm scared.

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The Air Force has been one of the best things that has ever happened to me, it identified and developed my talent, and helped me become useful to my country. It offered me adventure and showed me the world. It gave me a purpose bigger than myself. It put me in the company of patriots. It's been almost like family to me.

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The House (bill) was the path forward.

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I’m afraid you’d have bloodletting.

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You're all invited to come — spend money when you do — and I will tell you what I'm going to do about running for president.

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In my view, Democrats and Republicans work together too little, and I would try to change that if I got to be president. And when it came to radical Islam, I would go after them before they come back here again.

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But that's yesterday's thinking. What do we do today, tomorrow and the day after ?

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I’m thinking about running for president. You get a house and a car and a plane. It’s a pretty good gig.

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All I can say is that President Bush, W., had the same information everybody else in the world did and made the best decision he could and if anybody thinks Saddam Hussein was a good guy, they need to go back in time and check out the facts, i'm glad he's dead.

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2 years ago

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You can't stop the drone program because of this, the hostages are innocent victims. I feel terrible for them, but we're at war and we've got to keep prosecuting this war.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

You're going to have money dumped in this election cycle that's going to turn off the American people, there's going to be a need and a movement to try to control the money in politics.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

We've got to figure out a way to fix this mess, because basically 50 people are running the whole show.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

The Middle East is on fire ... God help us all.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

Hillary Clinton would do better. I think everybody on our side, except, maybe, Rand Paul, could do better.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

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I'm not going to leave the Republican Party, i'm going to grow it. We're not going to be the party of angry white guys.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

We're not going to let you tell us we have no voice in lifting the sanctions we created.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Top News

They leaked a story about an impending indictment right after the [American Israeli Public Affairs Committee] conference, right after Bob Menendez said, to his great credit, stood up and said I want to look at any deal you with Iran, as to Bob Menendez, like every other American, he's innocent until proven otherwise. He's a friend. But this whole behavior around the Obama administration regarding the law is very disturbing.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

This president, Barack Obama, wants a deal so bad he can taste it.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I would tell the Iranians I will guarantee you a fuel supply but you will not be allowed to enrich because we don't trust you.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I don’t know yet, but I’m going to give it a try.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I hope my House colleagues will understand our best bet is to challenge this in court. That if we don’t fund the Department of Homeland Security, we’ll get blamed as a party.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I am still standing, talking directly to the people at home and to the nation about what I think we need to win, i'm not trying to calculate my answers and find some middle ground politically. I'm trying to win.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

Somebody should go to the seven Senate Democrats and say why are you willing to eliminate funding for DHS, why are you backing up on your campaign promises ?

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I doubt ISIL, the Iranian mullahs, or Vladimir Putin will be intimidated by President Obama's strategy of 'strategic patience,'.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

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I doubt ISIL, the Iranian mullahs, or Vladmir Putin will be intimidated by President Obama's strategy of 'strategic patience.' From their point of view, the more 'patience' President Obama practices the stronger they become, the Obama Doctrine, or 'strategic patience,' has led to a world in chaos. ... Applying more 'patience' to President Obama's failed foreign policy just prolongs failure.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

The statement of [Sen. Rand] Paul would create anxiety because he's a doctor, he's a respected senator and there is no evidence that I'm aware of that a vaccine causes mental retardation, if he has that evidence he should come forward and let the scientific community do something about it. You cannot scare people by anecdote.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

As to freedom, it is cherished, it is hard to come by, it is hard to hang on to. But freedom without responsibility is chaos, so to those who push the idea that freedom would allow an individual to do anything, anywhere, at any time, I reject, your freedom ends where my ability to raise my family safely begins. So I would urge every American to vaccinate their children and I would reject any effort to stop vaccinations until someone can show me a scientific reason to do so.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

For a federal mandate to come about for measles or any other particular illness or disease you'd have to convince me it was necessary, but the question is, is there scientific evidence to justify a politician suggesting that vaccinations programs we have today are unsound? My answer is no.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

These are the most unsettled times I can remember since I have been in government. The last thing we need are politicians creating anxiety for no good reason.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

Rand Paul is a nice man. He is a very committed libertarian. I think he is looking at this issue through a libertarian's eyes, not a physician's eyes.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

Your freedom ends where my ability to raise my family safely begins. So I would urge every American to vaccinate their children and I would reject any effort to stop vaccinations until someone can show me a scientific reason to do so.

Lindsey Graham

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

We will push back strongly to register our displeasure. It is already part of our law that would require us to stop funding if they actually bring a case.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

World

The president of the United States has concluded that the War on Terror has reached a point that we can safely release people from Gitmo, the best I can say about him is he's unfocused. That's delusional thinking. The War on Terror has reached a lethal phase, and it is insane to be letting these people out of Gitmo to go back to the fight.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

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It's just a matter of time that we're going to get [hit] here at home if somebody doesn't adjust soon.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I will let you know, what I am going to do is look at the field. We have a lot of good guys out there.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I believe the next president of the United States needs to be a good commander-in-chief. I know I could be a good commander-in-chief.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

He has criminalized the war.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

When you limit your ability to gather intelligence about what they're up to, you open yourself up to an attack.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

I think we're a big tent — we can use moderates, conservatives, libertarians — we need 'em all, i think the more the merrier — the public will determine.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Top News

I think I have a unique ability to deal with the threats we face at home and abroad and the challenges here, which is finally getting the government to work and dealing with a dangerous world.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Top News

I think there are a lot of people in the donor class who are looking for multiple voices, including Jeb's, and competition is a good thing.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Top News

At the end of the day, I'm trying to distinguish ourselves from our enemies, they crucify people, they rape women, they sell them into slavery, they will kill people's children before their eyes.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

If I get through my general election, if nobody steps up in the presidential mix, if nobody's out there talking — me and McCain have been talking — I may just jump in to get to make these arguments.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

Is this new pick going to double down on an insufficient response and a flawed strategy?

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

It's an opportunity surrounded by danger.

Lindsey Graham

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2 years ago

Politics

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