Post Tagged with: "majority leader"

‘Go F— Yourself’ Says Boehner To Reid: Fiscal Cliff Deal Barely Reached, Bigger Battles Loom

With apologies to AP.

The tense and acrimonious fiscal cliff negotiations prove Prussian statesman Otto von Bismark’s old adage that ‘Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made.’

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Fiscal Cliff Talks Fizzle: Obama Urges Public To Pressure Congress, Show Support (VIDEOS)

President Obama makes his case for middle class tax cuts during his press conference on Wednesday, November 28th. Image from a screen shot of the CBS News broadcast.

Faced with a recalcitrant congress and a hostile House Majority Leader, the President takes his case for middle class tax cuts directly to the public.

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Gagging The Teabaggers: Senate Majority Leader Pushes Filibuster Reform

With apologies to John Tenniel, illustrator for Lewis Carrol's Alice in Wonderland.

How the GOP has abused filibusters and how Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) plans to stop them.

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Walmart Workers Strike Spreads To 28 Facilities In 12 Cities, Black Friday Strike Looms (VIDEO)

United Food and Commercial Workers union and supporters protest at Walmart’s home office in Bentonville, AK. (Image from UFCW's facebook page)

Do increasing numbers of strikes and protests — including a planned mass walk-out on Black Friday, the biggest and most lucrative day for retailers –mean trouble for Walmart?

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VA Hotel Evicts Paying Liberal Guests to ‘Avoid Confrontation’ with Eric Cantor

REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst

Don’t you want to know which hotel evicted people from their rooms and canceled their ballroom reservation just so Eric Cantor wouldn’t have to hear anything dissident during his stay? And don’t you want to hear what those people had to say?

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