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Henry Hyde

"We have no precedent to follow on the involvement of the independent counsel in our proceedings. However, it seems both useful and instructive that we should hear from him since he is the person most familiar with the complicated matters the House has directed us to review." Henry Hyde
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"In doing this, William Jefferson Clinton has undermined the integrity of his office, has brought disrepute on the presidency, has betrayed his trust as president, and has acted in a manner subversive of the rule of law and justice, to the manifest injury of the people of the United States," Henry Hyde
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"I fear that important religious sites will become museums for commercial purposes and will no longer be maintained as places of spiritual worship shared by billions across the world," Henry Hyde
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"I wish to commend you for your vigorous defense of American values, including democracy and human rights, and for holding to account those who would threaten America's economic security through the systematic counterfeiting of our national currency." Henry Hyde
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"As it stands, the situation is both strange and unusual in that the Indian authorities know more about this important proposal than we in Congress." Henry Hyde
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"Do you really cleanse the office as provided in the Constitution or do you use the Air Wick of a censure resolution? ... A censure is something that is a device, a way of avoiding ... an up or down on impeachment." Henry Hyde
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"We will focus both on the scandal and on the ability of the U.N. to investigate itself," Henry Hyde
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"There are many voices telling us to halt this debate, that the people are weary of it all, ... There are other voices suggesting we have a duty to debate the many questions raised by the circumstances in which we find ourselves, questions of high consequence for constitutional government.... What is the significance of a false statement under oath? Is it essentially different from a garden variety lie? A mental reservation? A fib? An evasion? A little white lie? Hyperbole?" Henry Hyde
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"The Downing Street memo does not raise anything new. The decision to go to war in Iraq and the intelligence surrounding the decision have been examined, and re-examined and re-examined." Henry Hyde
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"I think if we get into the middle of next week and the personnel are still being held, the intensity of this and the danger escalates," Henry Hyde
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"We are not delegates who are sent here to weigh our mail every day and then to vote accordingly. There are issue of transcendent importance that you have to be willing to lose your office over ... I'm willing to lose my seat any day in the week rather than sell out." Henry Hyde
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"This is not the time to get angry at the Senate. At the same time, this is a strange process, one that we're not familiar with. In terms of making a case, the question of the production of witnesses, it has been rendered difficult." Henry Hyde
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"I have pledged to try to finish this inquiry by the end of the year, ... However, if we continue to revisit this issue over and over again, the Committee may be delayed in completing its important work." Henry Hyde
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"It still is our plane, ... It's not a trophy for them to confiscate." Henry Hyde
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"At no time did I sanction perjury," Henry Hyde
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"It is our intention to request live witnesses. We think that's the highest and best evidence, and that will be our firm request." Henry Hyde
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"It's increasingly clear Henry can't control them (other Republicans) or that he doesn't want to." Henry Hyde
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"If citizens are allowed to lie with impunity, or encourage others to tell false stories or hide evidence, judges and juries cannot reach just results. At that point the courtroom becomes an arena for artful liars, and the jury a mere focus group choosing between alternative fictions," Henry Hyde
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Henry Hyde

"The time has come for the American people, for the members of Congress to get this report," Henry Hyde
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"We work to make this country the kind of America they (U.S. veterans) were willing to die for, ... That's an America where the idea of sacred honor still has the power to stir men's souls. My solitary, solitary hope is that 100 years from today people will look back at what we've done and say, 'They kept the faith.'" Henry Hyde
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"We hope and expect that the Senate will reject this motion and continue an expeditious search for the facts. History and justice demand a full record of the truth," Henry Hyde
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Birth: 1907-05-26 Death: 1979-11-06

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