"Richard Keith" ""Dick"" "Armey" is a former United States House of Representatives/U.S. Representative from Texas' (1985–2003) and Party Leaders of the United States House of Representatives/House Majority Leader (1995–2003). He was one of the engineers of the "Republican Revolution" of the 1990s, in which Republican Party (United States)/Republicans were elected to majorities of both houses of United States Congress/Congress for the first time in four decades. Armey was one of the chief authors of the Contract with America. Armey is also an author and former economics professor. Since his retirement from Congress, he has worked as a consultant, advisor, and lobbyist.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Dick Armey on Wikipedia.