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Virginia "Ginny" Brown-Waite is the former U.S. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district, serving from 2003 until 2011. She is a member of the Republican Party.
(1943 - )

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Allowing Texas to display the Ten Commandments on State property but disallowing Kentucky courthouses from doing the same is a poor and flawed interpretation of the U.S. Constitution.
 

American government was founded on a belief and a faith in God and in doing what is right and just.
 

As is the case with many Middle Eastern nations, women are nowhere near equal to men when it comes to basic freedoms and rights that we take for granted every day.
 

First, women are more likely to live in poverty during their retirement years than are men.
 

For centuries, the world has heard the oppressed, the downtrodden and the vulnerable cry out for their freedoms, for their rights and for a chance to emerge from the shadows of the tyranny and bloodshed that they had lived with.
 

I have noticed a marked improvement in FEMA and with the coordination of FEMA and the State agencies.
 

I have the highest number of Social Security recipients of any Member of Congress, and it is always good to hear about how women in their districts are affected by any changes, by the need for changes in Social Security.
 

If a woman did not work and have the opportunity to save and invest on her own throughout her lifetime, she is often totally reliant on her family and Social Security for her retirement years.
 

In fact, Social Security is the only source of income nationwide for 29 percent of unmarried elderly women.
 

Let us face it, the U.N. has failed. It has failed in its mission to promote world peace.
 

No issue is more important to this Congress than securing our borders and protecting our homeland, and I guarantee it is very important to our constituents.
 

No longer should women be denied the right to vote, no longer should women be treated as second class citizens, no longer should women not be allowed to be a citizen at all.
 

On the other end of the spectrum, these women who do live long enough to collect Social Security face the challenge of being disproportionately dependent on the Social Security system for retirement income.
 

Part of the redesign of FEMA is that they have so many people on standby, whether it is a retired nurse or a doctor who will take time off to go exactly where they are needed.
 

Since President Bush took office in 2001, this Congress has supported an agenda of democracy, freedom and expansion of rights for all peoples throughout the world.
 

Social Security is a plan that actually was designed in a much different time, in a different era, and with a different set of American demographics in mind.
 

The list of non-democratic regimes that have seen significant reforms since 2001 is long and significant.
 

The newer homes did not sustain as much damage because they were built to better safety codes; they were better designed, higher wind loads for the roof. All of those facets made those homes sustain the storm a whole lot better.
 

The United Nations has come under the control of outlaw nations and self-serving special interest groups.
 

The United Nations is a mess, riddled with scandals. In fact, the U.N. itself is a scandal.
 


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