Nevada Supreme Court begins appeal process on Whittemore law license case

The Nevada Supreme Court has set up a schedule for Harvey Whittemore’s lawyers and the Nevada Bar Association to make their arguments regarding whether the embattled former lobbyist should lose his law license for making illegal campaign contributions to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev.

Senate leader Reid blasts Koch brothers over Obamacare ads

By Susan Heavey WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top Senate Democrat Harry Reid on Wednesday accused the billionaire Koch brothers of spreading "horror stories" about President Barack Obama's healthcare law, in the latest salvo in the election-year debate over Obamacare. Reid, the Senate Majority leader, blasted ads by Americans for Prosperity, a political advocacy group backed by David and Charles Koch ...

Congress ratifies bicam report on SK Elections postponement

Manila, Philippines – The Senate and the House of Representatives ratified last night the bicameral committee report postponing the scheduled October 28, 2013 Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections to a later date but not beyond February 23, 2015. Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter S. Cayetano abstained in the voting because he is for a 100 percent […]

Senate Readies for Spending Showdown

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid: "Any bill that defunds Obama and his health care law is dead on arrival in the Senate." Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images The bell rang Monday in the opening round of the Senate's fight over government funding, with Majority Leader (and one-time amateur boxer) Harry Reid in one corner, and freshman Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas in the other. Reid kicked off ...