Articles Tagged ‘Harry Reid’

President Obama poses for photographers in the Blue Room at the White House in Washington after he spoke regarding the budget and averted government shutdown after a deal was made between Republican and Democrat lawmakers, Friday, April 8, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

‘Historic’ Deal to Avoid Government Shutdown

Perilously close to a government shutdown, President Barack Obama and…



Jerry’s Ink: The Obama Spin Speech

My fellow Americans: The results are in, and this is a great victory for my administration. I am heartened by your wonderful response. YES, WE…



U.S. Rep. Tim Bishop (D-Southampton), foreground and his GOP challenger, Randy Altschuler, at a recent meet the candidates forum. (Joel Cairo/Long Island Press)

Midterm Elections: Congressional Races to Watch in New York

How the rest of the country votes next week for…



Jerry’s Ink: Maggie Said It Best (And Other Unpopular Political Views)

Margaret Thatcher said: “The problem with socialism is that you eventually run out of other people’s money.” I wrote a column a few weeks ago…