— Former President George W. Bush, talking to the Dallas Morning News about his painting hobby
— Texas Rep. Steve Stockman's new campaign bumper sticker.
— Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), quoted by The Hill, on the GOP moderating its position on abortion.
— Former Vice President Dick Cheney to Republican leaders in Congress Tuesday on the ongoing crisis in North Korea, according to CNN.
— Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) at a hearing Wednesday discussing the Keystone XL pipeline, according to Buzzfeed.
— President Barack Obama speaking about California Attorney General Kamala Harris at a DNC lunch fundraiser in Atherton, California, according to the Dallas Morning News' Todd Gillman.
— Senator Mark Kirk (R-Ill.), announcing his support for same-sex marriage yesterday to the Chicago Tribune. Kirk suffered a stroke last year.
— Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich to Newsmax.
— Georgia GOP Chairwoman Sue Everhart to the Marietta Daily Journal.
— President Barack Obama on the Newtown, CT tragedy at the White House on Thursday. Obama called for stricter gun control laws.
— New Jersey Governor Chris Christie at a Manasquan Town Hall meeting yesterday. It has been five months since Hurricane Sandy wreaked havoc on America's east coast.