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  1. Senate may confirm up to 88 federal judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Whittier Daily News

    ... 76 federal court of appeals and district court judges, all of them lifetime appointments. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., is hoping to confirm a dozen more before adjournment later this week - votes he is pushing with the knowledge that ...

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  2. Senate may confirm up to 88 federal judges in '14Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... 76 federal court of appeals and district court judges, all of them lifetime appointments. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., is hoping to confirm a dozen more before adjournment later this week - votes he is pushing with the knowledge that ...

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  3. Is Harry Reid bluffing on Obama nominations?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Newsday

    U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid pauses as he speaks to members of the media after a Democratic Senate leadership election at the U.S. Capitol November 13, 2014 in Washington. Photo Credit: Getty Images The story on judicial and executive branch nominations this week is fascinating.

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  4. Midday Roundup: Obama nominees get last-minute love from Senate DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | World Magazine

    ... Barack Obama's nominee for surgeon general, Vivek Murthy, was confirmed yesterday. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., could try to push through as many as a dozen judicial confirmations before the end of the week-many of them lifetime ...

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  5. House votes against Obama immigration orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... after the vote. "And then the United States Senate should take this bill and pass it." Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., firmly stated this week that he has no intention of bringing the bill up in the closing days of the 113th Congress. ...

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  6. Keystone pipeline to top Senate agenda next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... ll kinds of unrelated issues. Such debates have become rare in the Senate in recent years. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., often uses parliamentary procedures preventing amendments on most bills.

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  7. Science Programs Largely to Benefit from FY 2015 Funding CompromiseRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS)

    ... to financial reform. Conservatives sought to confront President Obama on immigration. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) said that the bill "is not a perfect bill, but there are no perfect bills. There are some people that are upset about ...

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  8. Ryan doubts Congress gives Obama fast-track trade authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2012 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... to negotiate new trade agreements with the European Union and 11 Asian-Pacific countries. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., rejected the president's call this year. But with Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., becoming the new majority leader in ...

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  9. Sen. Coburn Blasted for Blocking Veteran Suicide PreventionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Common Ills

    ... when the next Congress arrives." IAVA and its members do appreciate the leadership of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) for bringing the bill to the floor for a vote. IAVA also thanks the Senate sponsors of the bill, Senators John McCain ...

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  10. Before Ted Cruz And Mike Lee There WasSarah Palin And Christine O'DonnellRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Lucianne.com

    ... isan agreement on procedure Friday night. Their actions removed the only major obstacle to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., confirming several minor Obama nominations that Republicans strongly opposed. Because Republicans lacked the votes

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  11. Cruz and Warren are a lot alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Washington Post

    ... are either pretending or delusional. What do Cruz and Warren think they were elected to do? I hate to quote Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.), since the sincerity of his political speeches on the Senate floor is usually in question, but he was right when he ...

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  12. The Cruz-Lee point of order and why the GOP establishment thinks you are an idiotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | RedState

    ... boodles of Obama nominees being confirmed. To believe this claim three things have to occur: You have to believe Harry Reid was going to let the nominations lapse and put them in the hands of the next, Republican controlled, Senate. You have to be ...

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  13. What's Wrong With Rand Paul's Immigration Bill?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... (R-Fla.), which died after passing the House of Representatives on December 4. Current Senate Majority Leader, Harry Reid (D-Nev.) has said it will not be voted on in the Senate. The language is predictably similar between both bills, and fairly ...

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  14. Ted Cruz: a Open questiona on whether GOP defunds amnesty next yearRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Washington Times

    ... contender rankled even fellow Republicans, who said Mr. Cruz 's move helped allow Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, to tee up a number of votes on presidential nominations before lawmakers head home for the holidays. "It's ...

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  15. Ted Cruza s moves on spending bill roil RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... The move upended lawmakers' weekend plans and, more troubling for his party, gave Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., an opening to move forward on long-stalled Obama nominees. When Cruz got his vote Saturday, he lost badly, 74-22, as even ...

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  16. The Senate's Still in Town and On Its To-Do List: Tax ExtendersRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Roll Call

    On Monday, the Senate moved closer to sending a $41.6 billion package of tax breaks to the president as "party leaders tried to negotiate a way forward on the measure, which many lawmakers consider must-pass legislation," reports CQ Roll Call's Katy O'Donnell . O'Donnell reports that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid , D-Nev., made a formal motion to proceed on the package on Monday.

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  17. USPokerSite.net Reports Adelson's Plan for Anti-Poker Bill Rider a FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | OnlinePRNews

    ... and his alleged cohort that includes various lobbyists and surprisingly Internet gambling's top proponent Senator Harry Reid. The paradox here though seems to lay in the fact that Adelson's severe stance against online gambling. A thriving and ...

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  18. Reid expects more bids to ban online gamingRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | RGT Online

    Sen. Harry Reid said Friday that Congress next year will take up legislation to outlaw Internet gambling, and he plans to support a ban while trying to gain an exemption for online poker. "I think there will be efforts made to look at the Wire Act in a Republican-initiated Congress, yes I do," Reid said.

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  19. Did Ted Cruz Give HarryReid One Last Victory?Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Lucianne.com

    In one final ignominious act of parliamentary genius, outgoing Senate majority leader Harry Reid rolled Republican troublemaker Ted Cruz of Texas over the weekend, robbing the GOP of a chance to stop Democrats in the lame-duck session. That's the consensus in most Washington political circles, and it's how Politico, the Washington Post, and NBC News, among others, have characterized what took place in the Senate Saturday.

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  20. Obama getting $1.1 T spending bill from CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... believe President Obama's amnesty is consistent with the Constitution, vote no,'' he said. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid rebutted instantly, saying Cruz was ''wrong, wrong, wrong on several counts,'' and even Republicans who oppose Obama's ...

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