Martin Meehan is the President of the University of Massachusetts. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1993 to 2007 as the Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district.

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks with reporters ahead of a health care vote July 27 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (CNS photo/Aaron P. Bernstein, Reuters)
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Martin T. Meehan
Never sacrifice your dignity or integrity for short-term gain.