Honesty is the best policy.
It was known as the Trail of Tears where President Andrew Jackson enforced the federal policy forcing Cherokee Indians, starting in 1838, to reservations in the Oklahoma territory.
To avoid entangling alliances has been a maxim of our policy ever since the days of Washington, and its wisdom no one will attempt to dispute.
The wet-foot, dry-foot policy has no foundation in law.
And then you have the responsibility and the duty of being good examples to youngsters, not smoke, training hard, go to bed early, don't drink alcohol, don't take drugs, it's very important to have a policy for educating against doping.
Texas' current retention policy has not demonstrated any evidence of improving student success. It has not materially improved our high school graduation rate, nor has retention resulted in improved academic proficiency of graduates.
Surround yourself with the best people you can find, delegate authority, and don't interfere as long as the policy you've decided upon is being carried out.
In every society in human history, including the United States, those in power seek to imbue themselves with the attributes of religion and patriotism as a way of getting greater support for their policy and insulating themselves from any criticism.
It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world.
Detainee policy in this war is hard, it's complicated, but we must get it right. We would be better off as a nation if we could close Gitmo safely and start a new prison that he could use that the world would see as a better way to doing business.
The national policy on faith schools is that, whenever there is a demand from a faith community, there should be a school. Ergo, there should be a Muslim school here.
What is really clear is that this is a dead-end policy and they are close to the dead end.
The policy of searching thousands of subway riders daily without any suspicion that they have done anything wrong is unprecedented, unproductive and unconstitutional.
This is a failure of the implementation of laws and a failure of policy.
Protectionism is the ally of isolationism, and isolationism is the Dracula of American foreign policy.
Responsible policy makers do not make irresponsible decisions.
It's good health policy to have higher cigarette prices. It prevents kids from starting to smoke and it encourages adults to quit.
Given the limited policy options they have, they don't have much of an alternative to talking.
Do your country one last service and cleanse it of the suspicion that shady figures influenced German policy for years, ... morally discredited.
The greatest asset of America is to rally around a cause. That cause will have to come from leadership. Policy and action may be complicated, and changes certainly won't happen overnight, but we've got to start somewhere, and the first step is in creating interest that can turn into action.
For years, Israeli pressures have affected U.S. policy. We feel now it's high time for the U.S. to pressure Israel to change its policies.
We thought it was bad policy and bad politics, and I guess they accepted our argument. There's no need to antagonize organized labor.
I don't think it is likely we are going to suggest a major overhaul in policy, ... But I do think we are going to focus on ways to help create a culture at Yale in which students can feel that they can have a good time with friends that doesn't necessarily involve heavy drinking.
Washington is certainly concerned that Seoul's North Korean policy will lean further to the left.
It brings New Jersey in more of the mainstream of other states in terms of our tax policy. Two taxes where New Jersey stood out like a sore thumb in taxing its businesses, where no other state did the same, will now be eliminated.