Harry Reid is the man who let the wrong FISA bill come to the floor of the Senate in 2008 after ignoring Chris Dodd's legislative hold. Harry Reid is the man who let Joe Lieberman keep his committee chair gavel -- and how many investigations have come out of that committee that don't have Claire McCaskill's name on them? Harry Reid is the man who allows Max Baucus to gut health reform. Harry Reid is is the man who has bottled up cap-and-trade in the United States Senate. Harry Reid is the man who let Employee Free Choice die, in a Senate with more Democrats than we've had in a generation. Harry Reid is the man who made the Senate a laughingstock over seating Illinois's Roland Burris. Harry Reid is the man who killed mortgage cramdown and compensation limitations. Harry Reid is the man letting the Senate destroy Ted Kennedy's health care reform legacy. Harry Reid is the man who honors the hold on Dawn Johnsen's nomination to head OLC at Eric Holder's Justice Department. Harry Reid is the man who honors Tom Coburn's omnibus holds on legislation. Harry Reid is the man who couldn't protect his predecessor's Cabinet nomination on behalf of a newly elected President.
Monday, August 17, 2009
It's soooooo good to see so many of Rancid Reed's accomplishments enumerated in one place thanks to Teddy Partridge at firedoglake.com: