Yesterday From The Associated Press: “Reid said he won't immediately take up Obama's plan because the Senate must tackle other issues first. He didn't specify which bills would receive priority over Obama's economic solution.” (The Associated Press, 9/14/11)
THOSE OTHER MORE PRESSING ISSUES ARE ……..
- Senator Reid Today On The Senate Floor: "Well, for most Americans, [bike paths] are absolutely important. It's good for purposes of allowing people to travel, um, without burning all the fossil fuel on the highways. I got up this morning really early, and went out and did my exercise. I'm not exaggerating--scores!--at least 30 or 40 bikes--so scores may be a slight exaggeration--of people, not just for exercise, traveling to work. Backpacks on--they are going to work. That's what bike paths are all about!" (The Weekly Standard, 9/15/11)