Category Archives: Harry Reid

Reid Pushes Senate to Marathon Session to Confirm Nominees

By: Christina Bellantoni and Katelyn Polantz A Senate employee walks through the Capitol Crypt at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images It’s not often the Senate works through the night. But Republicans — still fuming… Continue reading

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New Backbone

Two Democratic Congressmen, Frank Pallone – NJ and Alan Grayson-FL, have recently and creatively expressed their frustration with behavior their Republican peers. Both men are not only Democrats but they are liberals; you remember that derisive label that President ‘Saint’ Ronald … Continue reading

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Timeline of the 2013 Republican Government Shutdown

The schizophrenic, radical right spent the past 3 weeks telling the American people that they were both for and against the government shutdown. The more moderate Republicans in the House and the Senate said they never wanted a government shutdown. … Continue reading

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Obama Stands His Ground, America Wins

The U.S. Senate has announced a deal that ends the government shutdown and increases the debt ceiling with no concessions on Obamacare. John Boehner has signaled there will be a House vote on the Senate deal and there will be … Continue reading

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Why Most Republicans Do Not Seem To Know They Are Getting Their Butts Kicked

During the 2012 presidential campaign one of the greatest sources of amusement for us lefties was to point and laugh at various conservatives as they confidently predicted a landslide win for Mitt Romney. Expecting Republicans to simply give up and … Continue reading

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DNC 2012 – Michelle’s Night

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Boehner Caves

… and its about frickn’ time. From MSNBC- House Speaker John Boehner announced Thursday that he had agreed with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on a two-month extension of a package including a payroll tax cut and an extension of … Continue reading

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On the record for economic justice and equality.

I want to say now I love this woman!  Not only do I think she wins the senate race in Massachusetts and this is an important race for us all, but she makes a bid for the democratic nominee for … Continue reading

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