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Reid Issues Filibuster Ultimatum

Approve 7 nominees or else rules will be changed, he says

July 16, 2013

WASHINGTON (AP) — A showdown looming, Republicans and Democrats failed to reach a compromise behind closed doors Monday over confirming stalled White House appointees in a dispute that threatened......

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wonderwhy

Jul-17-13 9:53 PM

duwhop predicted the Romney Landslide. wonderwhy this guy just won't learn.........

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dyingov

Jul-16-13 2:58 PM

no n e g r o dialect!

"In August 2010, Harry Reid spoke in front of National Council of La Raza: "I don't know how anyone of Hispanic heritage could be a Republican, OK. Do I need to say more?" The following day, Dr. Manny Alvarez and Republican Senator Marco Rubio, both of Hispanic descent, spoke out against Reid's remarks."

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dyingov

Jul-16-13 2:55 PM

Reid apologized on January 9, 2010, for racially tinged comments he had made when Obama was campaigning for president. In private conversations, Reid had remarked that Obama could win the Presidency because the country was ready to embrace a black presidential candidate, especially one such as Obama—to whom he referred as being "light-skinned" and "with no ***** dialect, unless he wanted to have one".

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daWraith

Jul-16-13 7:41 AM

Hairy Weed, you will be the MINORITY PARTY in the Senate after 2014.

Do you REALLY want to give up the filibuster, hmmmmmmmhhhhhh????

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Ragnar

Jul-16-13 6:13 AM

I seem to remember multiple judicial nominees during the Bush administration who went YEARS without an up/down vote, thanks to the delaying tactics, rule bending and filibustering of one Harry Reid.

Reid, Schumer, Pfwank, Pelosi, Dodd and Rangel represent the most disgusting and militant brand of partisan politics and they are all closet Communist scum, as well.

I can't believe that Harry Reid identifies as a Mormon.

I wonder how he can afford to maintain a home in Utah AND live at the Ritz-Carlton when he is in DC?

Reid helped to block a vote on more than THIRTY Bush nominees during that time. Why is he such a hypocrite?

Because he's a Democrat.

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