-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on starting a motion to eliminate the use of the filibuster against most presidential nominees, a change that would be the most fundamental shift in the way the Senate functions in more than a generation (11/21/13)
“Hopefully it means that the tea party people will start to realize that it’s better to work within the Republican Party than to continually make it very difficult to elect Republicans.”
"I want everyone in the city to see this tape. I don't even recall there being a tape or video. I want to see the state that I was in."
“Make no mistake: The people of this city have chosen a progressive path, and tonight we set forth on it, together.”
“We know that his intent was either suicide or to do something that would cause police to shoot him, which we call ‘suicide by cop.’”