"The first misconception is that embryonic stem cell research is not legal. The fact is, embryonic stem cell research is completely legal. Research on embryonic stem cells has taken place for years."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Virginia Foxx on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Virginia Foxx on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Virginia Foxx on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Virginia Foxx on Will Rogers
"Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens."Virginia Foxx on Plato
"The number of kids affected by obesity has tripled since 1980, and this can be traced in large part to lack of exercise and a healthy diet."
"China's idea of fair trade is government subsidies of its textile and apparel exports to the United States, currency manipulation, and forgiveness of loans by its government banks."
"From a parent's right to know what their children are doing, to protecting citizens across the country from the growing threat of gang violence, the House Democrat leadership is simply out to lunch."