Real valor consists not in being insensible to danger; but in being prompt to confront and disarm it.
~ Sir Walter Scott (August 15, 1771 - September 21, 1832)
The United States of America is prosperous and free. But storm clouds gather on our horizon. Our national security is challenged by the continued malfeasance of Saddam Hussein. Our economic security is challenged by a growing worldwide recession. Our future is bedeviled by too many schools that perform poorly and by a Social Security system in need of reform. The President has the responsibility to tell us his thoughts on how to confront these growing problems,
~ Dennis Hastert (January 02, 1942 - )