Quotes of the Week

When Donald says, ‘I think you’re great I really want you to work for me,’ I don’t think any sane person would say no to that.

Texas Tea Party activist Katrina Pierson on being hired as The Donald's national spokeswoman

We adhere to Judeo-Christian principles and stand ready to help those in need, but not at the expense of the safety and security of our own people.

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on the state's move to refuse Syrian refugees in the aftermath of last week's attacks on Paris

There is no meaningful risk of Christians committing acts of terror.

GOP presidential hopeful Ted Cruz, suggesting to reporters that the U.S. treat Syrian refugees differently based on their religion

If you want to insult me, you can do it overseas, you can do it in Turkey, you can do it in foreign countries but I would encourage you, Mr. President, come back and insult me to my face.

Cruz, challenging Barack Obama to a debate on Syrian refugees after the President, who is overseas, taunted Republicans on the positions they've taken against admitting more Syrian refugees to the country

Everybody advised me not to do it, but who would best represent me other than me?

State Rep. Ron Reynolds, D-Missouri City, on his decision to represent himself in court against misdemeanor barratry charges