there are tangible consequences to corruption.
The Supreme Court made an important pronouncement against political corruption. It provided a useful tool, the disgorgement remedy, for use in civil litigation as a deterrent to the payment of bribes to secure government business.
Unless and until the state, city and county learn there are victims of corruption ... (and) unless and until people who vote understand that there are important consequences in their public officials' acts of dishonesty, this system will not change.
When you find your heart secure, presumptuous and proud, then pour upon corruption more than grace: then look upon your grace without infirmities.
Big government conservatives are spending trillions and wasting billions. Republicans are no longer the party of fiscal conservancy, but the party of runaway spending and corruption.
They have seized upon the government by bribery and corruption. They have made speculation and public robbery a science. They have loaded the nation, the state, the county, and the city with debt.
Whoever looks at America will see: the ship is powered by stupidity, corruption, or prejudice.
One does not fight corruption by fighting corruption.
Whistle-blowing is work-related speech. Honest civil servants who step forward and document waste, fraud and corruption at work must have the same constitutional protections as other citizens.
There is a real sense of cynicism about the level of corruption in Washington. The feeling among public is it is endemic.
We establish no religion in this country, nor will we ever. But we poison our society when we remove its theological underpinnings. We court corruption when we leave society devoid of belief.
It is not the young people that degenerate; they are not spoiled till those of mature age are already sunk into corruption.
Think of what you see now in public corruption: kickbacks and wire fraud. This is a joke, except for the fact that these people are so hungry for her.
We now have a national reputation for corruption.
Calls to this tip line should be limited to fraud activity and corruption by businesses or persons engaged in purported contract fraud, procurement or purchasing fraud, and/or fraud of federally funded programs.
The face of corruption is the dying grandmother who can't get medication because her family can't bribe the nurse.
Sports is a big economic area. And just like in other sectors of society, sports is vulnerable to corruption. It's not a holy realm.
Corruption is not just a German issue, but an international one.
It was a cesspool of corruption.
Any time you have a corruption story that touches you in any way, it has an impact on your campaign.
All endeavors which are directed to a purely worldly end, contain within themselves the seeds of their own corruption.
All the problems of the world - child labor, corruption - are symptoms of a spiritual disease: lack of compassion.
That's the culture of corruption -- when you can get money anonymously and there's no accountability.
People say, 'Why do you have this problem? Is it lack of good governance? Is it corruption? Is it attitudes, cultures, customs, mores?' The answer is it's all of those.
Republicans can?t duck from Rep. DeLay?s legacy of corruption.