Harry Reid

Breaking News about Harry Reid:

Obama postpones debt meet with lawmakers

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 14 2013, 7:30pm CDT | by IANS

Obama postpones debt meet with lawmakers
Washington, Oct 15 (IANS/EFE) US President Barack Obama postponed a planned meeting with lawmakers to discuss the government shutdown and the debt ceiling amid signs of progress in the Senate, the White House said Monday.
Read more

Read More Harry Reid Stories


Fleming: 'Transparent' That Wheels Are Moving On Executive Amnesty

Oct 20 2014 2:28pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Voters need to be aware that the wheels are already moving on the Obama administration’s expected executive amnesty, Rep. John Fleming (R-LA) reacted Monday to the recent draft solicitation for millions of new immigrant ID cards. “I think it’s very transparent that [President Obama] intends to make good on his word and that is to break the law and the Constitution and unilaterally create a form of amnesty immediately after the election. He knows it is very toxic to do it prior to the ...
Full article at: Big Government


Rep Steve King: Obama 'Is Preparing to Violate the Constitution Again'

Oct 20 2014 12:05pm CDT | Source: Big Government

President Obama “is preparing to violate the Constitution again” and the administration's recently issued draft solicitation for vendors that are able to prepare millions of ID cards is the latest indication, according to Rep. Steve King (R-IA).  King said Monday in an interview with Breitbart News: This is the president of the United State preparing the executive branch of government to deal with a massive [number] of illegals tha ...
Full article at: Big Government


Latest stories

China, US training Afghan diplomats
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) A group of young Afghan diplomats began a two-week training session here Monday as part of a joint programme co-organised by the US and China. | by IANS
Lebanon to stop accepting Syrian refugees
Beirut, Oct 21 (IANS) Lebanese government has announced no to accept Syrian refugees anymore, state media reported. | by IANS
EU strengthens sanctions against Syria
Brussels, Oct 21 (IANS) The European Union (EU) Monday announced it was strengthening sanctions against Syria. | by IANS

After Blocking Surgeon General Nominee, Republican Blames Obama For Surgeon General Vacancy

Oct 19 2014 11:55am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: AP It has been nearly a year since Vivek Murthy was nominated by President Obama to serve as the next Surgeon General, but thanks in large part to the gun lobby and their Republican allies in the Senate, there has yet to be any movement on his confirmation. That vacancy has become a central focus in the last week as government officials and medical professionals try to calm the public about the spread ...
Full article at: ThinkProgress


Democrat Investment in South Dakota: An Expensive Publicity Gambit?

Oct 14 2014 1:55pm CDT | Source: Big Government

What's the price for a series of headlines suggesting the political landscape for control of the Senate has shifted significantly in the Democrats' favor? Key GOP operatives say the $1 million ad buy in South Dakota purchased just that – and that the race isn't really in danger for Republican Gov. Mike Rounds. Last week, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee announced that they would spen ...
Full article at: Big Government


Exclusive -- Ted Cruz: 'Who Is Standing Up and Leading' GOP in 2016?

Oct 14 2014 11:51am CDT | Source: Big Government

CLEMSON, South Carolina — Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)—a likely 2016 presidential candidate—expects the GOP field for the 2016 presidential nomination to form by June of next year, he told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview on the way to a tailgate event with several candidates for statewide and federal office at the Clemson University football game on Saturday. Cruz—whom Breitbart News interviewed on t ...
Full article at: Big Government


The October Surprise Will Be Last-Minute Billionaire Dollars

Oct 14 2014 11:23am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

In recent weeks, political observers have speculated about the factors that will decide the 2014 elections. Some point to the improving economy with hopes that the falling unemployment rate will boost Democratic fortunes across the country. Others point to chaos in Syria and Iraq and the battle against ISIS as signs that foreign policy will strengthen the hand of hawkish Republicans. Still others note rising public concern about Ebola ...
Full article at: Politics - The Huffington Post


Hillary Clinton: Don't Saddle Students With Debt

Oct 14 2014 9:41am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton told a Las Vegas crowd Monday night that more needs to be done to ensure young people can achieve their dreams and free students from onerous college debt "that can feel like an anchor tied to their feet dragging them down." "I think our young people deserve a fair shot," she told about 900 people gathered in a Bellagio resort ballroo ...
Full article at: Politics - The Huffington Post


Who Should the Democrats Support in South Dakota? The Democrat

Oct 13 2014 1:19pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

There is some chatter amongst some D.C. Democrats that it really doesn't matter in the South Dakota Senate race which of the two candidates running against Republican Mike Rounds beats him. According to this logic, Pressler has said he voted for Obama and has taken some moderate positions on a few issues, so he would probably caucus with the Democrats. Democrats, simply put: This is crazy talk. Look ...
Full article at: Politics - The Huffington Post


Read More Harry Reid Stories



Latest from the Network

1,074 new dengue cases in Chinese province
Beijing, Oct 18 (IANS) China's Guangdong province has reported 1,047 new cases of dengue fever, health authorities said Saturday. Six people have already died in Guangdong -- five in Guangzhou and one in adjacent...
Read more on Business Balla
Blake Lively 'always' wanted to be mum
Blake Lively has ''always'' wanted to be a mother. The 27-year-old actress is expecting her first child with husband Ryan Reynolds and she admits she's been dreaming of this moment since she was a youngster. Speaking...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Kris Jenner 'torn apart' by Bruce's new relationship
Kris Jenner feels ''torn apart and angry'' that Bruce Jenner is dating her former assistant. The 58-year-old matriarch split from the 64-year-old Olympic gold medalist last October following 22-years of marriage but is...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini won't move to France
Cheryl Fernandez-Versini doesn't want to move to her husband's home country of France. The 'X Factor' judge, 31, who comes from Newcastle, is adamant she won't be relocating any time soon to suit her new spouse Jean-...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Lance Bass sets wedding date
Lance Bass has set a date for his wedding. The former *NSYNC singer and his partner Michael Turchin, who have been dating for two-and-a-half years, are to tie the knot on December 20, 2014, a representative for the...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Nepal avalanche toll reaches 39
Kathmandu, Oct 18 (IANS) At least 39 climbers died while hiking on a key Nepali route after it was hit by a major snowstorm and avalanches earlier this week, BBC reported Saturday citing officials. Over 350 stranded...
Read more on Politics Balla
Jake Gyllenhaal says society is complicit in 'nightcrawling'
Jake Gyllenhaal says almost everybody in society ought to relate to his new movie 'Nightcrawlers'. The eagerly-awaited film concerns those people who monitor police scanners and then race to crime scenes to film eye-...
Read more on Movie Balla
India eves look for first win in AFC U-16 qualifiers
Dhaka, Oct 18 (IANS) India will hope to register their first win of the 2015 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-16 Women's Championship qualifiers when they take on hosts Bangladesh in a crucial encounter at the...
Read more on Sport Balla
Moyes mulling return to management
London, Oct 18 (IANS) Former Manchester United manager David Moyes said that he is ready to revive his managerial career six months after being sacked by the 'Red Devils'. "I am ready to return. I have enjoyed the...
Read more on Sport Balla
Ebola fears loom over Ghana hosting AFCON
Accra (Ghana), Oct 18 (IANS) The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) cautioned the government Saturday against hosting the 2015 African Cup of Nations (AFCON), despite a request by the Confederation of African Football (...
Read more on Sport Balla