"Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."Joe Baca on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."Joe Baca on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."Joe Baca on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."Joe Baca on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."Joe Baca on Thomas Jefferson
"The Postal Service's unmatched ability to reach every household and business in America six days a week is a vital part of the nation's infrastructure."
"Head Start graduates are more likely to graduate from high school and less likely to need special education, repeat a grade, or commit crimes in adolescence."
"As a proud Catholic, I know the impact that faith-based education can have in our society and have witnessed it first hand in my district."
"Catholic schools in our Nation's education have been paramount in teaching the values that we as parents seek to instill in our children."
"It is crucial that members of Congress cast votes that are supportive of the values upon which our nation was founded: equality, freedom, and opportunity for all people."