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Richard Keith "Dick" Armey is a former U.S. Representative from Texas's 26th congressional district, (1985-2003) and House Majority Leader (1995-2003). He was one of the architects of the "Republican Revolution" of the 1990s, in which Republicans were elected to majorities of both houses of Congress for the first time in four decades, and the chief author of the Republican Contract with America.
(1940 - )

Bipartisanship is another name for date rape.
[Politics]
 

Hillary Clinton bothers me a lot. I realized the other day that her thoughts sound a lot like Karl Marx. She hangs around a lot of Marxists. All her friends are Marxists.
 

I don't believe America will justifiably make an unprovoked attack on another nation. It would not be consistent with what we have been as a nation or what we should be as a nation.
 

I've been to Europe once. I don't have to go again.
 

My own view would be to let Saddam bluster, let him rant and rave all he wants. As long as he behaves himself within his own borders, we should not be addressing any attack or resources against him.
 

Our current tax system is broken.
 

Politics will sooner or later make fools of everybody.
 

Programs that pay farmers not to farm often devastate rural areas. The reductions hurt everyone from fertilizer companies to tractor salesmen.
 

Spike Lee is obviously more stupid than anyone can be by accident.
 

This is a big deal. My wife and I sat in our home and we watched those young men get slaughtered on the streets of Mogadishu in the absence of a plan. It broke our heart.
 

Three groups spend other people's money: children, thieves, politicians. All three need supervision.
 

We're going to have a tax cut. Today's American family is overtaxed at all levels.
 

You cannot get ahead while you are getting even.