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  • NUCLEAR OPTION

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    The Senate reached DEFCON ONE today and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid launched an ICBM that nuked the filibuster rule. 

    Q: What exactly happened? 

    A: Before today, current senate rules required a three-fifths majority, normally sixty votes, to end debate on a bill, nomination, or other proposal. Without [...]
    From JUSTICE BUILDING BLOG at November 21, 2013, 6:00pm in Law, News, Politics
  • The Nuclear Option!

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    The senate has employed the nuclear option! So of course this means Harry Reid has stripped down to his magic underwear and is contaminating the Republican side of the senate by spreading dirty bomb radioactive waste like pixy dust while listening to polka music on his Walkman.
    Whatever. [...]
    From South Florida Lawyers at November 21, 2013, 1:50pm in Law, News
  • Gunpowder Plot

    I guess Harry Reid has a sense of humor after all.

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Tuesday introduced a bill that would require background checks to be run on anyone buying explosive powder, a reaction to last week’s Boston Marathon bombing.

    Reid introduced the bill, S. 792, for Sen. [...]

    From Bark Bark Woof Woof at April 25, 2013, 4:07am in News, Politics
  • Harry Situation

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    Ed Kilgore writes:

    I don't know whether Harry Reid is making stuff up or not. But I think it's important to stipulate that if he is, that's a bad thing, although it in no way absolves Mitt Romney's completely independent responsibility to release his tax records and resolve all doubts.

    I [...]
    From Bark Bark Woof Woof at August 09, 2012, 5:27am in News, Politics
  • Mitt Romney's tax returns

    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is having himself a really good time with Mitt Romney’s tax returns. There’s something delightfully reckless about a politician who is serving his last term and doesn’t care what kind of tempest he may be stirring up among his political enemies.


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    From Chan Lowe at August 07, 2012, 4:54pm in Media