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Republicans rush to shut borders to Syrian refugees

...administration can offer assurances that no terrorists are being admitted, including via FBI background investigations. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said the vetting process should be made stronger if possible and the White House was...
Nation and World
Speaker Boehner's last deal: 2-year budget

...government's fiscal woes."It is past time that we do away with the harmful, draconian sequester cuts," said Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. "We must also ensure that there are equal defense and nondefense increases."At the...
Nation and World
GOP leaders seek to avert shutdown over Planned Parenthood

...increases for domestic agencies."We want to make sure we have equal money for defense and non-defense," said Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.In the final months of the year, another possible shutdown looms over Obama's demand...
Nation and World
Senate Dems block vote to disapprove of Iran deal

...this vote last week," Durbin said. "I don't know why we're doing a replay of this."Democrats, led by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., maintain the issue is settled, especially with the congressional review period expiring...
Nation and World
Democrats clinch critical votes for Iran nuclear deal

...individual views," said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky.McConnell jousted on the Senate floor with Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., over the terms of the debate as each side sought to frame the other as obstructionist...
Nation and World
Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fed funds

...protect our wives, our sisters, our daughters, our granddaughters" from the GOP's "absurd policies," said Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. "The Republican Party has lost its moral compass."Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell...
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...It's going to give the White House some momentum going into the fall," said Jim Manley, a former adviser to Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. "But I don't think anyone can expect the efforts to work with Republicans on trade to...
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Legislature votes to sue Walker, block Medicaid expansion

...responding to that assertion. In a statement emailed three minutes after the Republican press conference ended, Senate Minority Leader Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage, said in part that "elected officials wasting time and money on lawsuits to fight...
State | AK legislature
Winners, losers from Legislative session

...up to 40,000 Alaskans would get benefits under expansion, but Republicans never brought it up for a vote.Senate Minority Leader Berta Gardner said she couldn't vote for the budget because it doesn't include Medicaid expansion that would...
Chenault: Erin's Law won't pass this session

...train teachers and coaches, and most school districts are cutting back to reflect the state's budget deficit.Senate Minority Leader Berta Gardner, D-Anchorage, changed her legislation because of that feedback, adding into her bill language...
State | AK legislature


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