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7 min ago | The Las Vegas Sun

Nevada allocates $1.4 million for Yucca opposition

Nevada lawmakers approved funds Wednesday for a new phase in the state's 25-year fight to prevent the federal government from burying the nation's nuclear waste beneath an ancient volcanic ridge about 90 miles northwest of Las Vegas.

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4 hrs ago | YourObserver

Our View08/27/14 Alternative to more Medicaid

Last week in this space, we presented counter-arguments to the politicians and others who say Florida should take billions of borrowed federal tax dollars to expand the state's Medicaid health system to uninsured Floridians.

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Florida, Florida Government, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Health Insurance, Opinion

8 hrs ago | The Intelligencer

Campaign Comes Home

As Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., looked through books in Marshall County Clerk Jan Pest's office Tuesday, the Senate candidate wondered whether she would encounter any of the documents she used to look up for her father, former Gov. Arch Moore.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Shelley Moore Capito, Marshall County, WV, Glen Dale, WV, US Senate, Senator Jay Rockefeller, Democrat, Barack Obama

12 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

Isakson chides Nunn for waffling on leadership

Sen. Johnny Isakson needled Michelle Nunn a little this week about her hints that she might not support Sen. Harry Reid for majority leader.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Johnny Isakson, Democrat, Saxby Chambliss

16 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Author tells story of wild ride of Benny Binion

'Blood Aces: The Wild Ride of Benny Binion, the Texas Gangster Who Created Vegas Poker' , by Doug J. Swanson Benny Binion, native of tiny Pilot Grove, Texas, began his career as a crooked horse trader, graduated to bootlegging, took over the policy racket in Dallas, broke into the big time by opening the Horseshoe casino in Las Vegas, launched the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Games, Poker, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Jackson Sun

Harry Reid's gaffes just keep on coming

Harry Reid's gaffes just keep on coming But Democrat Reid gets gaffe immunity Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/opinion/columnists/2014/08/27/harry-reids-gaffes-just-keep-coming/14646329/ Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told the Asian Chamber of Commerce last week: "The Asian population is so productive.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Joe Biden, Searchlight, NV, Barack Obama, Opinion

The Washington Post

Vacation time is over

It's "back to school" week for President Obama, after what a CNN analyst called "the vacation from hell."

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Related Topix: 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, George Bush, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Democrat, Opinion

The Washington Post

a Gop Majority in the Senate will have its limits

My able colleague and Democratic friend Carter Eskew made a valid point this morning in his post, " Why moderates will matter in 2016 ."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Democrat, John Boehner, US House of Representatives, Senator Joe Manchin, Senator Mark Warner

Floyd County Times

McConnell talks coal at Worldwide Equipment

U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell made the first of several stops through Floyd County on Friday at Worldwide Equipment in Prestonsburg, as his campaign to retain his seat enters its last three months.

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Silicon Alley Insider

Republicans Create Their Own Low-Budget Video Game Starring 'Giopi' The Elephant

The campaign arm for Senate Republicans has created a video game starring "Giopi," an elephant that goes around jumping on high taxes and stopping Majority Leader Harry Reid's agenda.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Examiner.com

Reid's position on 'assault weapons' for police sounds familiar

The topic of the militarization of law enforcement has come to the fore of late, with the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and the hyper-aggressive police response to community outrage about the shooting.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, Representative Steven Horsford

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Hot Air

Nunn: Who says I'd vote for Harry Reid as Majority Leader?

Chalk this up as the second vote on which Michelle Nunn won't disclose her intentions.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Media Matters for America

Associated Press Profile Of Koch Brothers Whitewashes Their Fossil Fuel Ties

Extensive reporting from the Associated Press on the Koch brothers' financial background and political influence glossed over the duo's ties to the fossil fuel industry and ignored their efforts to dismantle action on climate change.

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NOLA.com

So-called "War on Women" shouldn't help Senate Democrats: James Varney/links

From left, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., chair of the Senate Budget Committee, and Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, D-Ill., speak to reporters at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, Sept.

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Cybercast News Service

Sen. Harry Reid Apologizes for Saying the 'Wrong Thing' About Asians

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has apologized for his comments on Asians that were "in extremely poor taste," he later admitted.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Nevada Government, Nevada

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Social media has had an impact on politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks during an April event to urge raising the minimum wage.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Mark Amodei, Representative Dean Heller, Democrat, Twitter, Startups, Facebook

Sat Aug 23, 2014

News Max

Priebus: Obama's Vacation Raises Questions About 'His Priorities'

President Barack Obama should be questioning his priorities, as he's been playing golf and remaining on vacation during a time of major crisis in the United States and overseas, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said in Saturday's GOP address .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Reince Priebus, US Senate, Democrat

The Daily Caller

Whoops! 9 Times Harry Reid Said 'The Wrong Thing'

Senate Majority Leader and totally lovable Harry Reid has apologized for making a few offensive asian jokes at an Asian Chamber of Commerce event Thursday.

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Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

On Friday, the Obama administration issued its eighth "accommodation" to ObamaCare's HHS contraception mandate, which requires most employers to provide free contraceptives, sterilization procedures, and abortion-inducing drugs to employees through their health insurance plans.

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Daily Mail

'He was far more than this tragedy': Family heartbroken after...

Mother 'hoodwinked' her own husband and community into fulfilling her daughter's bucket list after 'making up' cancer diagnosis and 'feeding the five-year-old cannabis oil as treatment' Chilling ISIS taunts on U.S. soil: FBI warns police to be on alert for attacks in America as militants post sinister tweets warning Chicago is a target Chef dies ... (more)

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