"Amnesty is a terrible policy, and it's terrible politics. It's a terrible policy because you are rewarding people for breaking the law."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Tom Tancredo on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Tom Tancredo on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Tom Tancredo on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Tom Tancredo on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Tom Tancredo on Joseph Stalin
"The Democratic Party looks at massive immigration, legal and illegal, as a source of voters."
"The Republican Party looks at massive immigration, legal and illegal, as a source of cheap labor, satisfying a very important constituency."
"They view massive immigration as a massive infusion of potential voters for the Democratic Party, and therefore will do nothing, absolutely nothing to stop that flow of legal or illegal entrance into the country."
"I believe that what we are fighting here is not just a small group of people who have hijacked a religion, but it is a civilization bent on destroying ours."