Bushisms of the Debate

Bushisms of the Debate

Bushisms of the Debate

Politics and policy.
Oct. 18 2000 11:21 AM

Bushisms of the Debate

"If I'm the president, we're going to have emergency-room care, we're going to have gag orders."


"Drug therapies are replacing a lot of medicines as we used to know it."

"It's one thing about insurance, that's a Washington term."

"I think we ought to raise the age at which juveniles can have a gun."

"Mr. Vice President, in all due respect, it is--I'm not sure 80 percent of the people get the death tax. I know this: 100 percent will get it if I'm the president."

"Quotas are bad for America. It's not the way America is all about."

"If affirmative action means what I just described, what I'm for, then I'm for it."

-- St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 18, 2000

For more, see " The Complete Bushisms."