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But then Reid recants after momentarily lurching into the truth.
WASHINGTON POST: In sharp contrast to the toasts and tributes of Wednesday night’s state dinner hosted by President Obama, a bipartisan collection of congressmen are already asking sharply critical questions about China’s handling of its domestic economy and its alleged human rights abuses.
In an interview with a Las Vegas news station, Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid (D-Nev.) called Hu a “dictator,” On Capitol Hill, a top House Republican compared Hu to ancient Chinese emperors.
Even before Hu set foot on U.S. soil, several senators reintroduced legislation to push international sanctions against China for alleged currency manipulation.
WASHINGTON EXAMINER: Americans can give thanks in this Christmas season for an end to the reckless and destructive 111th Congress. This is the Congress that passed Obamacare, against the wishes of a substantial majority of the public, on Christmas Eve of last year. In the dead of night, Democratic lawmakers stuffed the monstrous 2,700-page bill with special-interest goodies and political payoffs like the “Cornhusker Kickback” and the “Louisiana Purchase.” As we have learned since, most members were still ignorant of the bill’s contents three months later, when it gained final passage in the House. No surprise that its immediate results — both intended and unintended — have been almost uniformly bad.