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  1. Dr. Vivek Hellegere Murthy is the New US Surgeon GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | India.com

    ... would be the end of Murthy's chance for the post, it was the outgoing Senate Majority Leader from Nevada Harry Reid who stepped in and got a procedural vote in favor of Murthy out of the way, on Saturday. The voting count today was a formality, and ...

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  2. 1st drone in Nevada test program crashes in demoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... certificate making what Martin called a milestone for the unmanned aerial systems industry. Democratic U.S. Sen. Harry Reid sent a staff representative. "Today marks the first time that a special airworthiness certificate has been issued to any UAS ...

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  3. a All Hands on Deck': Podesta Forecasts Obama Power Grab on Environment NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Breitbart.com

    On September 4th at Sen Harry Reid's "annual energy conference, where green-tech-industry players, environmentalists, and politicians" meet to discuss their agenda, ongoing or preferred, Center for American Progress founder and White House insider John Podesta blandly presented what may be the greatest presidential power grab in American history, but the media is only getting around to telling people about it now . National Journal now describes it as Podesta "speaking as counselor to President Obama and the main force behind one the most aggressive policy strategies this White House has deployed".

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  4. Democrats employ strategy to get the most bang for Obama nominationsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | West Hawaii Today

    President Barack Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nevada, and other Democrats have made a concerted effort over the past two years to seat as many federal judges as possible, and this week they could declare victory, having confirmed the most judges in a single Congress since 1980. But this strategy - based on the political calculus that lifetime judicial appointments will have greater, longer impact than executive branch nominees - means some federal agencies will still face serious gaps during Obama's remaining time in office.

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  5. Martin Paone New Senate LiaisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Roll Call

    ... in the next Congress," Beirne Fallon said in a statement. "We are thrilled to have him on the team." Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada, the Senate minority leader in the new Congress, praised the hire in a statement. He also expressed his admiration for ...

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  6. Happy Hour RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Washington Post

    ... understood - but with graphs - here it is . President Barack Obama can thank outgoing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) for triggering the "nuclear option" in November 2013 and securing him one of the most robust judicial legacies of any ...

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  7. Obama names Paone as Senate liaisonRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Politico

    ... McDonough said. "Anne has been a trusted partner for us over the years," said soon-to-be Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.). In addition to being named one of Washington's top lobbyists since leaving the Senate for the private sector, Paone ...

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  8. Milbank: Good riddance to the worst Congress everRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Washington Post

    The lawmakers of the 2013-2014 legislative session finally put themselves out of their misery but not before Harry Reid's Senate passed one final piece of legislation: S. Res. 564 , marking "the centennial of the passenger pigeon extinction."

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  9. NRC report: DOE lacks water & land for Yucca MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement after the Nuclear Regulatory Commission released their latest report on Yucca Mountain. "The latest study released by the NRC acknowledges one of the major weaknesses of the effort to resurrect Yucca Mountain: the federal government does not have the water it needs nor control of the land necessary to build a nuclear waste dump in Nevada.

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  10. 'The Ava-lonche' Al Sharpton and the Lesser Intellectuals @ MSNBCRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | American Digest

    ... New hosts made their debuts and didn't disappoint. Joy Reid offered an on-air "trigger warning" that Sen. Harry Reid (D., Nev.) would utter the unforgivable term "Redskins," while Ronan Farrow led a discussion on the racial diversity of emojis, ...

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  11. Good riddance to the worst Congress everRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Washington Post

    The lawmakers of the 2013-2014 legislative session finally put themselves out of their misery, but not before Harry Reid's Senate passed one final piece of legislation: S. Res. 564, marking "the centennial of the passenger pigeon extinction."

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  12. Local officials 'ecstatic' with land bill approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... develop the mine and create the economy and jobs so desperately needed in this area." Page also thanked senators Harry Reid and Dean Heller and representatives Mark Amodei and Stephen Horsford for their bi-partisan efforts. "I'm very pleased the ...

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  13. The a nuclear optiona transforms Obamaa s judicial legacyRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | The Washington Post

    President Obama holds a meeting on foreign policy with members of Congress, including Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , left, and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell at the White House in July. It has been clear in the past few weeks that President Obama won't be embracing his lame-duck status anytime soon.

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  14. Monday's Letters: Thanks to police officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... as though these Republicans are proving to be every bit as disingenuous as the people they ran against. Sen. Harry Reid, President Barack Obama and Congressman Steny Hoyer, all Democrats, lobbied heavily for the recent Omnibus Spending Bill. ...

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  15. Harry Reid Brags About Nevada's Pork In Spending BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sweetness & Light

    ... wildfire prevention. Lest we forget, the Democrat-controlled Congress banned earmarks in 2010. But 'Clean Face,' Harry Reid, has been the top champion of reviving them. ('Clean Face' was the mob's nickname for Reid when he was the Nevada's Gaming ...

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  16. Obama's Cuba announcement is a slap in the face to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Hill

    ... in the days immediately following the great bipartisan compromise between Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and the president should send a clear signal to Congress that it is their job to throw sands in the gears of Obama's ...

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  17. Obama seeks to prolong powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Hill

    ... really require the administration to thread the needle," said Jim Manley, a former aide to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.). While progressives felt betrayed by provisions in the spending bill that rolled back rules included in the Wall ...

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  18. Land, water rights needed for Nevada nuclear dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Nevada Appeal

    ... approved the site in 2002, but the project was mothballed in 2010 after Barack Obama was elected president, Harry Reid of Nevada became U.S. Senate Democratic majority leader, and Congress shut off funding. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission halted ...

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  19. The Assembly Agenda: This week in Washington, D.C. - December 18, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Groong

    ... passed the cromnibus bill and sent it to President Obama late Saturday night. Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) had hoped to finish his chambers work shortly after the House wrapped up, however, a last-ditch effort by Senator Ted ...

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  20. Take McCain's words to heartRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Morning Journal

    ... a very small group of people qualified to comment personally on the matter. Sens. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and Harry Reid, D-Nev., can be dismissed rather easily for their blatantly political approach to the subject. Only a handful of people know ...

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