“I think [Spotlight] makes the point that however flawed we are, that we are still necessary, that we serve an important role in society.”
“…a constructive, healthy debate needs to take place in the Democratic Party.”
“Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and the other Republican candidates have turned the discussion over immigration into a nasty one. They have made it harder for the parties to come together and for Americans to come together on a solution.”
“If you look at all the media and content that’s created by America, that’s what I look at as our messaging…. Our messaging and content dwarfs everybody else’s.”
“They were trying to scream into existence the America that they wanted. It was such a reassuring moment of our goodness.”
“I think there is just something so exhilarating about helping things be born–new ideas, new forms, new ways of looking at the world.”
Today, who I am, is the secretary of social development, a fascinating institution, an institution that allows me to touch lives and to transform the stories of families.