Elected officials Related Quotes



“we get what we deserve. They are our elected officials.”

George Carlin


It is up to us to change laws on the books like 'Stand Your Ground' laws and push elected officials to enact regulations that hold police officers to the same standards as the rest of society. This is why we vote.

Al Sharpton


Officials are the only guys who can rob you and then get a police escort out of the stadium.

Ron Bolton


“If the elected officials in this city don't have the guts to stand up for the individuals they represent, we have no choice but to take up the fight on behalf of these individuals.”

Mason Tvert


“The public deserved better from their elected officials,”

David Dewhurst


“Local elected officials play critical roles in economic development and poverty reduction. You get elected because people want you to be their voice. But you need to stay in tune with people in order to do that. It's a two way street. You need to continue to touch base with the community, and to be in it for the long haul.”

Peggy Beltrone


I feel like we put all the weight on the president, rather than distributing the weight to all of the elected officials.

Eric Andre


“Campaign contributions are an investment in a relationship with elected officials that donors hope and expect will result in access.”

Steven Weiss


“The Senate elected officials have to be more sensitive to constituency issues than does the president. We're beginning to see the beginning of the lame duck factor.”

Stephen Wayne


“We wouldn't have to change the system if all the department heads and elected officials would agree to send (unspent salaries and benefits) back to the general fund.”

Scott Jordan