"To keep the odor of marijuana from wafting across the nation’s capital, however …"
"I don’t like the negative picture of Arizona, and I’m on board asking the governor to veto the bill."
"This is worse than anything I’ve ever seen," Rivkin said of the secrecy. "It’s Kafkaesque. . . . And bad things happen when there is no sunlight."
— The political intrigue happening right now in Wisconsin: http://wapo.st/1e7S4jK
"I’ve often been asked why issues of equality are so important to me. Frankly, I don’t know why they ask that question. This is about the premise and promise of our country. [It’s] always marching forward to a more perfect union. I was raised in a family where inertia is not an option."
— Chelsea Clinton says gay rights are the "unfinished business of the 21st century."
"I’m not stupid; I know I should do more to suck up to the press, I know it confuses people when I change my hairdos, I know I should pretend not to have any opinions — but I’m just not going to. I know how to compromise, I have compromised, I gave up my name, got contact lenses, but I’m not going to try to pretend to be somebody that I’m not."
"Many thousands of Americans seeking green cards for foreign spouses or other immediate relatives have been separated from them for a year or more because of swelling bureaucratic delays at a federal immigration agency in recent months. The long waits came when the agency, Citizenship and Immigration Services, shifted attention and resources to a program President Obama started in 2012 to give deportation deferrals to young undocumented immigrants, according to administration officials and official data. The trouble that American citizens have faced gaining permanent resident visas for their families raises questions about the agency’s priorities and its readiness to handle what could become a far bigger task."