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Gary Locke

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Diversity of thought and culture and religion and ideas has been the strength of America.

— Gary Locke

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All the states are required, either by constitution or by statute, to have balanced budgets - they're not able to print money. So they have to focus on establishing priorities.

— Gary Locke

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As President Obama clearly said just a few months ago, China must play by the international rules, the international trading system from which they've benefited so much.

— Gary Locke

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Ethnic diversity adds richness to a society.

— Gary Locke

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Every year, some 65,000 high school students - many of them star students and leaders in their communities - are unable to go to college or get a good job because they have no legal status.

— Gary Locke

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I confess to loving a good murder mystery - anything by Scott Turow or John Grisham. Maybe it's a holdover from my days as a criminal prosecutor in Seattle.

— Gary Locke

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I consider myself a D.I.Y. home improvement guy. In a prior life, I completely gutted a house - redid the plumbing, wiring, moved sewage pipes, knocked down walls, everything.

— Gary Locke

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I think that people always just assumed that I was a liberal because I came from Southeast Seattle.

— Gary Locke

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I think that there is a concern, a question mark, by people all around the world and governments all around the world, as to what China's intentions are.

— Gary Locke

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I'm so proud of my Chinese ancestry, but I was born and raised in America, and I really believe in American values, our American system, our freedom, our liberties.

— Gary Locke

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The governor's office received hundreds of threatening letters and e-mails; others threatened to kill his children. S. Through a combination of part-time jobs financial aid and scholarships Locke attended Yale University graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in political science in 1972.

Gary Faye Locke (born January 21 1950) is an American politician who has been the United States Ambassador to China since 2011. He was the first Governor of a state in the Continental United States of Asian descent and is the only Chinese American ever to serve as a Governor. He was the 21st Governor of Washington from 1997 to 2005 and served in the Obama administration as United States Secretary of Commerce from 2009 to 2011.

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