- Name: Arlen Specter
- Born: 02/12/1930
- Died: 10/14/2012 (82 years old)
Arlen Specter (February 12, 1930– October 14, 2012) was an American lawyer, author, and politician who served as United States Senator for Pennsylvania. Specter was a Democrat from 1951 to 1965, then a Republican from 1965 until 2009, when he switched back to the Democratic Party. First elected in 1980, he represented Pennsylvania in the U.S. Senate for 30 years.
Birth Place: Wichita, Kansas, U.S.
Death Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Arlen Specter quotes :
When the students are occupied, they're not juvenile delinquents. I believe that education is a capital investment.Arlen Specter
Strong advocacy for education, health care and worker safety will be indispensable if they are to get their fair share of President Bush's austere budget for the next fiscal year.Arlen Specter
The First Amendment freedom of religion is as important today as when the Bill of Rights was first written.Arlen Specter
I am very much opposed to abortion personally. But I don't think it is the government's rule.Arlen Specter
There's nothing more important than our good health - that's our principal capital asset.Arlen Specter
I am opposed to anybody making a decision for you or me or anybody else about what health care plan we should have.Arlen Specter