Lawton Mainor Chiles Jr. was an American politician from the U.S. state of Florida. He served as a United States Senator from 1971 to 1989 and as the 41st Governor of Florida from 1991 to 1998.
|Congressional power has not so much been usurped by the Presidency as given up to the Presidency by Congress.||Intergovernmental Relations|
|Secrecy in government, in the public mind, becomes synonymous with deception in government.||Secrecy & Transparency|
|We can't continue to spend where there isn't any money.||Budgets & Budgeting|
|We have entered the era of the “imperial” former presidency with lavish libraries, special staffs and benefits, around-the-clock Secret Service protection for life and other badges of privilege.||Detriments & Qualifications ;Public Office: Benefits|