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Gun control proposals
could split President
Obama, Harry Reid

Washington Post, by Paul Kane

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/23/2013 10:28:58 PM

The success of President Obama’s starkly liberal second-term agenda will rest largely on the shoulders of Senate Majority leader Harry M. Reid, who has been a rock-solid political ally and a valued legislative tactician for Obama during his first term. But for the first time since Obama became president four years ago, his political interests and Reid’s may be diverging. Not so much because there is huge disagreement on the president’s agenda, but because helping Obama may hurt vulnerable Democrats in the Senate. Reelected and unconcerned about ever having to face voters again, Obama seems

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Calvinesq, 1/23/2013 10:55:05 PM     (No. 9135516)

Never understood Nevada´s infatuation with Harry. Guess it´s a union thing in Las Vegas and Reno, but for the life of me, I see a no-talent, brain-dead, career politician who speaks some Second Amendment support just to stay in office.

Word of advice, Harry: Watch your back. You are about to get Chicagoed.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ChipThome, 1/23/2013 11:11:29 PM     (No. 9135534)

Oh come on Harry...take it in the shorts for the obummer!

In case you haven´t figured it out yet Harry... the obumsky could give a rat´s rear end about you or your future !!!

Good luck Harry !!!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: janylou, 1/23/2013 11:55:06 PM     (No. 9135594)

I would love to see a major fracture of the dims over this.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 1/24/2013 12:06:24 AM     (No. 9135608)

"Gun control proposals could split Harry Reid."

Dingy Harry, a room at the Sunset Hills Nursing Home has just become available for you!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Crosscut, 1/24/2013 12:45:16 AM     (No. 9135656)

Smart Democrats will distance themselves from Obama as gracefully and as fast as they can if they value their political careers. In particular supporting any kind of gun control legislation may spell political suicide for many of them.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/24/2013 1:52:24 AM     (No. 9135718)

Obama doesn´t want to be bothered by walking this through congress. He wants to take exe. action but everything is being vetted by liberal layers to stand up to a lawsuit.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: 901AtTheRiver, 1/24/2013 5:09:51 AM     (No. 9135774)

I don´t much agree with Harry Reid but he does know which side his AR15 is buttered on.

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