So much for bipartisan politics sweeping the nation’s capitol. It feels like it was just yesterday when President Obama met with Republicans to talk about how they should work together. It was yesterday, but today Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said his party will block all legislation until Democrats vote on extending the Bush… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Harry Reid
John Kerry (D-MA) slaps around Politico, Huffington Post and pundits while he reassures us that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) is not simply Dracula or even just Lazarus. “Politico was wrong, Huffington Post was wrong, hell, all the pundits were wrong. Harry Reid isn’t just Dracula, he isn’t just Lazarus, he’s our Leader and… Read more »
Despite being attacked for her flagrant racist campaign ads, Sharron Angle has not backed down. In fact, in her latest ad she doubles-down by pandering to her belief that white Nevadans are scared of brown people.
Sharron Angle’s spokesperson Jarrod Agen released Angle’s third quarter fundraising total. Angle raked in $14 million in just 3 months. The National Review’s Elizabeth Crum reported that Agen said this is “one of the most successful single quarters of fundraising in the nation’s history for a U.S. Senate campaign.” Indeed. That’s a huge jump from her last… Read more »
Tea Party Republican Sharron Angle is slipping in the polls against Democrat Harry Reid for the US Senate in Nevada and so naturally she’s playing the race card. Angle has released two 30-second ads depicting sneaky “Mexicans” infiltrating our country to steal our jobs and go to college, and Reid supports them. “They took our… Read more »
Rick Wilson is a GOP attack dog. He’s the guy that produced the ad linking then-Senator Max Cleland (D-GA) to Osama bin Laden in 2002. Unlike Wilson, Cleland is a decorated Vietnam war veteran who was awarded a Silver Star and a Bronze Star for valorous action in combat, but that didn’t stop Wilson from… Read more »
I don’t know how shocking, or newsworthy, this tidbit of information is, but apparently Nevada’s GOP nominee to unseat Senator Harry Reid thinks gays should not be allowed to adopt children and that the separation of church and state is unconstitutional. In a four-page questionnaire Angle filled out for a conservative political action committee, she… Read more »
Here’s Harry Reid telling Republicans to quit whining about Democrats threatening to use reconciliation to pass health care reform and bypassing the GOP filibuster. Transcript and video.
As the health-care debate made its way to the Senate, the chamber’s top Democrat refused to take tactical steps that would have allowed for the passage of meaningful legislation with a majority vote.
President Obama campaigned on a promise to bring transparency to the legislative process. This week three members of Congress and Obama’s Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel will meet privately to reconcile the differences between the five competing health care bills.