My job is to provide the president with the richest possible consideration, so that he knows what is at stake in whatever decision he makes.
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I don't like being forced to reduce my thoughts to sound bites.
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Cloning represents a very clear, powerful, and immediate example in which we are in danger of turning procreation into manufacture.
Our only responsibility is to live our own life and take care of our own children.
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