"Let me be very clear, I have always conducted myself appropriately and in accordance with the law." — U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat, who is under federal investigation for his relationship with a Florida doctor and political donor.
"There are a lot of areas that I would like to have better insight to, better information about, better access to. Safe havens, denied areas. Whether because we don't even have a diplomatic presence in a country, or because there are parts of countries that have been overrun and taken over by terrorist groups and others." — CIA Director John Brennan, who ordered a sweeping reorganization of the spy agency.
"It turns out they weren't just making it up. This was happening." — President Barack Obama after a Justice Department report found police bias against blacks in Ferguson, Missouri.