Quantcast

Latest Harry Reid Stories

2010-12-09 16:18:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council applauded Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senators John McCain and Jim Inhofe, along with Democratic Senator Joe Manchin, who stood together to stop the Defense Authorization bill from being considered by the Senate. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO) The Defense Authorization bill, which is not required in order to fund the U.S. Armed Forces, currently contains amendments that...

2010-11-18 13:02:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), who co-sponsored and voted in the House of Representatives this year to end the "Don't Ask Don't Tell" policy and to support the DREAM Act, releases the following statement in support of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's intention to move both proposals ahead: "Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is to be commended for his bold leadership in advancing both the repeal of the blatantly discriminatory 'Don't...

2010-11-05 15:39:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Except for what was considered the surprising reelection of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, political pollster Dr. Ron Faucheux, said that watching the election returns coming in Nov. 2 was "almost boring" because the outcome was expected. In a video interview with Chuck Conconi on Focus Washington, Faucheux, who is president of Clarus Research Group, said he had been convinced that Nevada Democrat Reid would be defeated for several...

2010-10-14 15:30:00

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With one of the world's largest and most sophisticated pharmacies serving as the backdrop, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), today said innovative companies such as Medco Health Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MHS) represent a bright future for a sustainable healthcare system for America - advancing clinical quality, lowering costs - and for Nevada by providing employment opportunities for skilled healthcare professionals. (Logo:...

2010-10-12 07:30:00

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. and WASHINGTON, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WillowTree Apps, Inc., a mobile applications design and development provider, and Well and Lighthouse, LLC, a political media and strategy firm, announced today that they have formed a strategic partnership to develop mobile apps and mobile Web applications for political clients. The announcement is being made in conjunction with the partners' development of an official iPhone app for the campaign of Nevada Senator and Senate...

2010-09-22 17:28:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Robbie Diamond, president of the Electrification Coalition (EC), released the following statement after the introduction by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of S. 3815, the Natural Gas Vehicle and Electric Vehicles Act of 2010: "We are gratified that Majority Leader Reid has included language to spur the deployment of electric vehicles and infrastructure in his newly-introduced legislation. There is bipartisan support not only for...

2010-09-21 14:55:00

Vote Delayed on the Repeal of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Log Cabin Republicans are troubled by the parochial political actions of Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) who has refused to compromise with Republicans by holding a full and open debate on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Rather than reaching a compromise allowing for 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' to be repealed, the Senate has postponed action until after the election....

2010-09-20 09:28:00

Defense Earmarks Totaling $3.36 million in 2 years in Return for $139,000 in Campaign Contributions LAS VEGAS, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 1001 Reasons to Vote Against Harry Reid has issued a detailed and comprehensive report on the cozy relationship between Sen. Harry Reid and Arcata Associates. Arcata is a Las Vegas-based defense contractor controlled by the Wong family whose executives have given close to $139,000 to Sen. Reid and to the Democratic Party. Sen. Reid rewarded...

2010-09-20 09:00:00

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's tactics hold bipartisan support for repeal of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' hostage WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Log Cabin Republicans calls on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) to reach a compromise with Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) to ensure that Republicans are allowed to offer amendments and proceed to a cloture vote on the National Defense Authorization Act of 2011 (NDAA), providing for legislative repeal of 'Don't Ask, Don't...

2010-09-17 14:46:00

Senator Reid Hijacks Senate for His Own Political Re-Election Bid WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Log Cabin Republicans are appalled by the overwrought political actions by Senate Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) by merely allowing 3 Democrat-only amendments to the Defense Authorization Bill (FY2011 NDAA). Right now, Senator Harry Reid is not permitting any open debate or other amendments to this bill. However, one of the 3 amendments that does have Senator Harry Reid's full...


Word of the Day
bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
Related