"Everywhere I travel throughout Eastern Washington, I hear from people demanding we do a better job of controlling our borders and reducing illegal immigration."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Cathy McMorris on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Cathy McMorris on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Cathy McMorris on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Cathy McMorris on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Cathy McMorris on Saint Augustine
"Maintaining healthy forests is essential to those who make a living from the land and for those of us who use them for recreational purposes."
"Women oftentimes are the ones making those economic decisions, sitting around the kitchen table and trying to figure out how to pay for rising gas prices or food prices or the health insurance costs. And I think that they see where they expect their leaders in Congress to also make those tough decisions."
"Private ownership of property is vital to both our freedom and our prosperity."
"My top three priorities for my first term in Congress are growing our economy providing for quality, affordable health care and keeping our nation and communities safe."
"I do see women voters shifting to the Republican Party and doing so significantly. And the issue that's doing this is the fear the federal government will prevail in making the Affordable Health Care Act permanent law and how that will hurt small businesses."