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Reid rejects Obama's trade push

President Barack Obama’s push for the two largest free trade deals in U.S. history has hit a major roadblock: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.<p>The Nevada Democrat said he opposes a bill that would fast-track the Pacific Rim and European Union pacts through Congress with limited debate and no …

Senate Leader Reid Just Threw A Wrench Into Obama’s Big Bipartisan Proposal

"I'm against 'fast track,'" Reid bluntly told reporters a day after President Barack Obama called on Congress to pass such a tool to help open new markets for American products.<p>Asked if he will prevent such trade promotion authority legislation from going to the floor for a vote, Reid said "we'll …

Free Trade

Does Obama Have a Harry Reid Problem?

LAS VEGAS<br>You could sense when they campaigned together that Barack Obama and Harry Reid—as different as two politicians could be—had a genuine affection for one another.<p>I still remember a moment during the 2012 presidential campaign when Obama, the great orator, joked about Reid’s limited skills in …

Koch Brothers Fire Back At ‘Disrespectful And Divisive’ Harry Reid

(Newsmax)<p>Billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch fired back at Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Friday in a rare public rebuke after the Democrat used the Senate floor to accuse them of trying to "buy the country."<p>Reid's comments came during a debate with Senate Minority Leader Mitch …