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Reid Statement on Republican Obstruction of the American Jobs Act

Washington, D.C. — Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement today after Republicans unanimously blocked the Senate from opening debate on the American Jobs Act, which would have created nearly two million jobs: “Republicans unanimously voted against our nation’s economic health to advance their narrow political interests. Republicans blocked a bill that would put…

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Reid: Republicans Should Stop Political Games, Work With Democrats To Support Over A Million American Jobs

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding legislation to curb Chinese currency manipulation. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: Today I have the pleasure of welcoming a special guest from Nevada, the Reverend D. Edward Chaney, who just delivered an eloquent invocation. Pastor…

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Cornyn: Struggling Economy Is ‘President’s Problem’

GOP Continues To Be More Interested In Political Gain Than Health Of Economy House GOP Aide On President’s Jobs Package: ‘Why Hand Him A Win?’ Sen. Cornyn Said The Economy “Is A Problem For the President and His Party.” “So it was notable to hear National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman John Cornyn bluntly state last…

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Reid: Challenges We Face As A Nation – Whether Threats To Our National Security Or Economic Security – Must Be Faced Together

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding the President’s proposed American Jobs Act. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: I applaud the bipartisan approach taken by the American Jobs Act President Obama described last night. This common-sense plan will cut taxes for middle-class…

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