Half of the interview is substantive and half of it I think is sizing the person up.
There's a fine line between stubbornness and the positive side of that, which is dogged determination.
I don't believe you outsource your convictions and principles to people.
We've got to be willing to lose the primary in order to win the general election.
The progressive and liberal mindset believes that to every problem there is a Washington, D.C., solution.
We're sticky at the ends and the middle is getting squeezed.
I'm energetic and passionate about the needs - the things we need to fix. I don't feel old, I don't feel like yesterday's news.
I think Republicans really need to be disciplined, to stay focused on sustained economic growth.
I was blessed to have a mother and father that recognized the value of education.
It's been painful to see the people that you love be attacked when you know it's not fair or true.