commonsense commonsense  /ˌkɑ mən ˈsɛns/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) exhibiting native good judgment

Synonym(s)

News

  1. President Obama: The Best Chance We've Had in Years to Fix Our Broken Immigration System

    Today,  President Obama spoke  about the need for the Senate to pass bipartisan, commonsense immigration reform . A broad, bipartisan and diverse coalition of business, labor, religious and faith leaders as well as law enforcement and other community leaders from across the country joined the President in his call for action on this critical legislation. Standing behind the President was a ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The White House

  2. Senate votes to debate immigration reform

    President Barack Obama tried Tuesday to build momentum for an immigration reform bill that later passed a key Senate hurdle, saying the measure was a commonsense approach to fix a broken system that has allowed 11 million people to live illegally in America. At a White House event a few hours before the Senate voted to debate the plan, Obama emphasized that it would increase spending on border ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Local 10 Miami

  3. Obama pushes high-stakes immigration bill

    President Barack Obama tried Tuesday to build momentum for an immigration reform bill facing a key Senate procedural vote, saying the measure was a commonsense approach to fix a broken system that has allowed 11 million people to live illegally in America. At a White House event a few hours before the Senate was scheduled to vote on whether to debate the compromise measure, Obama emphasized that ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

Quotes

  1. ...on behalf of Republicans, Rep. Charles Boustany of Louisiana said the country wanted Obama to instruct Democratic congressional leaders that "it's time to start over on a commonsense, bipartisan plan focused on lowering the cost of health...
    on Sep 10, 2009 By: Charles Boustany Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

  2. "Our leaders in Washington seem incapable of working together in a practical, commonsense way," Obama said in a video posted on his Web site. "Politics has become so bitter and partisan, so gummed up by money and influence, that we can't...
    on Jan 16, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

  3. "Unfortunately, some politicians in the United States have once again sacrificed important matters to petty domestic politics despite all calls to commonsense," said Gul, according to the state-run news agency Anatolia. "This unacceptable...
    on Jan 30, 2007 By: Abdullah Gul Source: KSTP.com

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