Top 10 Quotes By Barbara Boxer

Every citizen of   this country should be guaranteed that their vote matters, that their vote is   counted, and that in the voting booth, their vote has a much weight as that   of any CEO, any member of Congress, or any President.

With so many of   our fundamental rights hanging in the balance, it is not good enough to   simply roll the dice, hoping a nominee has changed his past views. It's not   good enough to think, 'This is the best we can expect from this president'.


We know no   document is perfect, but when we amend the Constitution, it would be to   expand rights, not to take away rights from decent, loyal Americans. This   great Constitution of ours should never be used to make a group of Americans   permanent second-class citizens.

We have the   greatest hospitals, doctors, and medical technology in the world - we need to   make them accessible to every American.

It is in Saudi   Arabia's best interest to allow women to fully participate in its society,   and this includes the right to vote and run for office.

President Bush in   his inaugural address talked about bringing freedom to countries that don't   have it. He didn't specify how.

Really, life is   complicated enough without having a bunch of Senators deciding what we should   do in the privacy of our own homes.

I would not run   for president. I really like what I'm doing now. People say I'm giving them   energy and hope.

More than   anything, I think as our country matures, we recognize that women deserve to   be treated with respect and dignity.

Americans have   long recognized the need to protect our public lands and their vast   resources.