Alberto Gonzales Quotes
In the job of a member of the Supreme Court of the United States, you’re going to make decisions. You’ll say things that some people are going to love them, some people are going to hate them. It’s just part of the job. And so I respect the right of individuals to have strongly held opinions and to express those opinions in our country.
The FBI director’s probably spent a great deal of pressure to go either way – you know, to have said something, to not have said something. And, you know, he made the decision this was the right way to go. You know, I’m not going to second guess him without knowing all the information related to the investigation.
I think that, you know, state and local governments play a critical role in the protection of this country and the protection of certain systems like our mass transit system. And we share information daily with our state and local officials. I think it’s one of the reasons that we are safer today and I have every confidence that, in developing its policies, that the New York transit authorities have considered the legal considerations they should be considering in making these kinds of decisions and in formulating this policy.