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Bitcoin Weekly 2014 August 28: Bitcoin trade group forms digital currency PAC, Coinbase gets insured, and merchants see promise in Bitcoin’s future

This week, the Chamber of Digital Commerce, a relative newcomer on the scene, announced registration to form a PAC to increase the lobbying power of Bitcoin-related interests in the US political space. Reuters is running an article talking about big … Continue reading ?

Congrats, Diane Douglas! Grass-roots activist ousts pro-Common Core state supe in Arizona GOP primary

Most of the rest of the nation has never heard of Diane Douglas. But the education establishment in D.C. and Common Core’s overlords — looking at you, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Gates Foundation, Jeb Bush, etc. etc. etc — will all know her name tomorrow morning. Grass-roots parents and anti-Common Core activists in Arizona know […]

In town halls, U.S. lawmakers hear voter anger over illegal migrants

19 hours agoNews : The Newsroom

By Gabriel Debenedetti DALLAS (Reuters) - When Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling sat down with colleagues and constituents at a recent Chamber of Commerce lunch in Dallas, the first question he faced was whether Congress planned to address immigration policy and a burgeoning border crisis. Show More Summary

Asian-Bashing Dems and Doormat Minorities Who Enable Them

Harry Reid is a bigoted Beltway corruptocrat with an interminable case of diarrhea of the mouth. The feeble-minded coot stuck his foot in that mess of a mouth again last week at the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce. But as mortifying...Show More Summary

Moves and Appointments

There have been a few interesting moves and appointments around the Capital this week. Tony Henshaw was appointed transitional Executive Chair of the new group that will be formed following the merger of The Chamber of Commerce and Canberra Business Council. Chris Faulks, formerly CEO of the Canberra Business Council, will be the new organisations transitional [...]

Harry Reid Apologizes For Offensive Comments About Asians

Nevada Democrat Harry Reid, the U.S. Senate majority leader, has apologized for comments he made in speech to the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce. Reid told the audience at a local hotel/casino that “The Asian population is so productive. I don’t think you’re smarter than anybody else, but you’ve convinced a lot of us

Video: North Dakota Democrats Talk About Their Western North Dakota Problem

Back before I went on vacation I participated in a policy summit put on by the Greater North Dakota Chamber of Commerce in Bismarck. The panel discussion I participated in was about state finances, but another discussion at the event caught my eye. It was the one about the state of ND politics between the...

Harry Reid’s Gaffes Just Keep on Coming

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told the Asian Chamber of Commerce last week: “The Asian population is so productive. I don’t think you’re smarter than anybody else, but you’ve convinced a lot of us you are.” In remarks videotapedShow More Summary

Michelle Nunn says She Won’t Necessarily Vote for Harry Reid as Democratic Leader

There was another chance for Michelle Nunn to define who she would be as a U.S. Senator. And in typical fashion, she declined to do so. At the Georgia Chamber of Commerce event on Thursday, Nunn came under fire from David Perdue who said of her: ”she’ll be nothing more than a proxy for Harry Reid and Barrack Obama. […]

Harry Reid Apologizes for Jokes about Asians

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has apologized for making racially insensitive jokes at an event Thursday sponsored by the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce. Reid said at the event, "I don't think you're smarter than anybody else,...Show More Summary

Harry Reid Apologizes For Asian Jokes

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid had some word to eat. “My comments were in extremely poor taste and I apologize,” he told The Hill. “Sometimes I say the wrong thing.” The jokes he made to the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce included comments about how many Wongs there are (“One problem that I’ve had [...]

HARRY REID APOLOGIZES FOR ASIAN JOKE

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is apologizing for comments he made in “poor taste” about Asian people. The apology was prompted by remarks he made Thursday to the Asian Chamber of Commerce in Las Vegas and after video was posted by conservative trackers. Click here to read the story.

Harry Reid apologizes for jokes at Asian American function

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who has a history of insensitive and off-color remarks, apologized Friday for a pair of jokes he made before the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce.

Harry Reid apologizes for racist jokes: 'Sometimes I say the wrong thing'

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) has apologized for the racist remarks he made on Thursday evening. During a speech before the Asian Chamber of Commerce in Las Vegas, Reid made several Asian-themed jokes that many categorized as racist. Show More Summary

Here's Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid making awkward jokes about Asians to an Asian Chamber of Commerce.

6 days agoOdd : Happy Place

"I'll be here all week. And for the next 1.5 years. And given incumbency rates, until I die." Oh Harry Reid, you may be the leader of the putatively more minority-friendly Democratic party in the Senate, but that doesn't mean you're not a 74-year-old white guy from the great State of Nevada, which is 66% non-Hispanic white today—but was 84% in 1990. Show More Summary

A shameless bid for Twitter followers?

Follow us if you believe that every child deserves an excellent education! — USCCF Ed & Workforce (@USCCFeducation) August 5, 2014 (Here’s how the USCCF Ed & Workforce describes itself on Twitter: “The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education & Workforce promotes rigorous educational standards and effective job training systems.”)  

Harry Reid to Asian Chamber of Commerce: I'm Having Trouble 'Keeping My Wongs Straight'

On Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) joked to the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce that he was having trouble "keeping my Wongs straight." Had a Republican said something similar, Democrats and the mainstream media would have played the race card, as they do even when it is unwarranted. Show More Summary

A shameless bid for Twitter followers?

Follow us if you believe that every child deserves an excellent education! — USCCF Ed & Workforce (@USCCFeducation) August 5, 2014 (Here’s how the USCCF Ed & Workforce describes itself on Twitter: “The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Center for Education & Workforce promotes rigorous educational standards and effective job training systems.”)  

Harry Reid to Asians: “I Don’t Think Your Smarter Than Everyone Else” (Video)

On Thursday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid spoke at a Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce meeting. Reid decided this was a great place to try out his new Asian jokes. In the video, Reid tells the Asian audience,  “I don’t … Continue reading ?

Harry Reid Makes Fun of Asians at Asian Chamber of Commerce Meeting

At a meeting of the Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid thought he'd try out a couple of jokes. About Asians. "I don't think you're smarter than anybody else, but you've convinced a lot of us you are," he said at the end of his speech. The audience laughed politely. Read more...

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