"I want to bring my vision to the people of the city of New York. I hope they are willing to still continue to give me a second chance." – Anthony Weiner after finding himself caught in another sexting scandal like the one that destroyed his congressional career, saying he won't drop out of the race for mayor of New York.
"Legalizing only the DREAMers is not enough. I cannot imagine for one minute that Republicans, who also honor the sanctity of families, want to legalize the children, but leave the rest of the family vulnerable." – Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill. in comments after House Republicans took a tentative step toward offering citizenship to some unauthorized immigrants, but hit an immediate wall of resistance from the White House on down as Democrats said it wasn't enough.
"The Mansoura terrorist incident will not waver Egypt's resolve. Egypt has triumphed in the war against terrorism before and will win again today." – Presidential spokesman Ahmad al-Muslimani in a statement after a bomb blast outside the security headquarters in one of Egypt's Nile Delta cities wounded 19 people.