Posts Tagged ‘nevada’

The Plague

20Jul10

Polls indicate that President Obama is becoming, appropriately, so unpopular that many Democrats will tell him to stay away. Who wants to fight an ad like the one Robin Carnahan is facing in Missouri? The Senate campaign of Rep. Roy Blunt (R-Mo.) is featuring President Obama’s recent fundraising trip to Missouri in a new attack […]


Do They Part

09Jul10

A new ad attacking Harry Reid’s record for Nevada offers a glimpse of what Democrats will be facing in the fall… a record that can’t be defended. Watch as The Republican National Committee marries Barack Obama to Harry Reid. Republicans launched a new television ad targeting Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) as President Barack […]


Dad Free

24Jun10

Rory Reid is embarrassed by his father. Can’t blame him. Nevada gubernatorial candidate Rory Reid (D) is on the air with his first campaign ad and it’s missing one thing: his last name. Reid, the son of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), doesn’t say his name at any point during the ad, but it […]


Defending Angle

22Jun10

Sharron Angle, the Tea Party candidate who is the Republican nominee against Harry Reid in Nevada, is defending herself against Reid’s attacks.


Pork Power

15Jun10

Most incumbents running for reelection are pretending they’ve never been to Washington. Not Harry Reid – he’s bragging about his Pork Power. The theme of the campaign launch has been “No one can do more,” and is intended to remind Nevada voters how lucky they are to have Reid. Republican Sharron Angle is reminding voters […]


By 2012

28Apr10

The story is that Harry Reid decided to push immigration reform ahead of climate change legislation as a way to try to drum up support for his reelection bid among Hispanics in Nevada. That sent Republican Lindsey Graham into a tizzy, irate that after months of working on the climate bill, Reid was going to […]


Endangered Colorado Democrat Michael Bennett has written a letter to Harry Reid asking him to keep the Public Option alive. Dear Leader Reid: We respectfully ask that you bring for a vote before the full Senate a public health insurance option under budget reconciliation rules. The letter is co-signed by Senators Kirsten Gillibrand of New […]


Slow Learner

03Feb10

The President dumped on Las Vegas again yesterday, and folks in that city aren’t pleased. During the president’s town hall meeting in Nashua, New Hampshire, he discussed the need to curb spending during tough economic times.  “When times are tough, you tighten your belts,” the president said. “You don’t go buying a boat when you […]


If Gallup’s new bad news trend for Obama continues, then even Health Reform could crumble. Barack Obama’s presidential job approval rating is 47% in the latest Gallup Poll Daily tracking update, a new low for his administration to date. His approval rating has been below 50% for much of the time since mid-November, but briefly […]


How pleased are the people of Nevada with the leadership of Harry Reid? So happy that Reid, a four term incumbent and Majority Leader of the Senate, figures he will need to spend $25 million to hang on to his seat. His strategists say a television campaign is likely to start early next year as […]


Since when did bringing a gun with you when you go to visit friends become a crime? I was just going to visit some friends and collect some things while I was in Nevada for a wedding. I thought what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas!


Better Late

05Dec08

“I am apologetic to the people of Nevada. … When I came here, I came here for a wedding. I didn’t come to reclaim property.” Poor OJ – he went to Nevada for a wedding and look what happened to him! You just can’t be too careful when you travel. O.J. Simpson was sentenced Friday […]