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NUMBER: 1042
AUTHOR: Spiro Theodore Agnew (1918–96)
QUOTATION: Ultraliberalism today translates into a whimpering isolationism in foreign policy, a mulish obstructionism in domestic policy, and a pusillanimous pussyfooting on the critical issue of law and order.
ATTRIBUTION: Vice President SPIRO T. AGNEW, speech before Illinois Republican meeting, Springfield, Illinois, September 10, 1970.—Collected Speeches of Spiro Agnew, p. 193 (1971).
SUBJECTS: Liberals