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Nicholas Ballasy

Nicholas Ballasy is a video journalist based in Washington, D.C. His interviews with prominent politicians and celebrities have been featured by media outlets including Fox News, NBC News, ABC News, Access Hollywood, Inside Edition, the Washington Post. Follow his work at www.nickballasy.com.
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Sinise: ‘Serious Disconnect’ Between the Average American and Military

Monday, June 29th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"This is a dangerous 21st century...and the military is going to be called many, many times in the coming decades."

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Coulter to PJM: Cut Off All Immigration, Focus on White Voters to Win

Saturday, June 27th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"The entire immigration bureaucracy is corrupt; it is run by and staffed by left-wingers who hate America."

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Director of National Intelligence: ‘Salute the Chinese’ for OPM Hack

Thursday, June 25th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Clapper: "If we had the opportunity to do that I don’t think we would hesitate for a minute."

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Ernst: Taxpayers Should Not Be ‘on the Hook’ for Former Presidents’ Expenses

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"If we start tackling these small, easy problems we will be able to get our budget under control."

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Fiorina: ‘We’d Better Have a Nominee Not Afraid to Throw Punches All Night Long’

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Presidential candidate tells PJM what she would do to battle Chinese hacking of federal government databases.

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Fiorina: Now Is the Time to Have a National Conversation About Women in the U.S.

Saturday, June 20th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Carly gets candid about challenges for women in workplace and advocates "pay-for-performance" in government.

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Rubio Addresses Critics Who Say Now’s Not His Time: ‘I’ve Heard That Before’

Saturday, June 20th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Immigration protesters heckle presidential hopeful at Faith and Freedom Coalition conference.

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Dem Senator Cory Booker: Federal Government ‘Choking Innovation’

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"Our regulatory framework is not allowing innovation to thrive in this country," Booker said.

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Senators Rally Conservative Support for $2 Trillion Carbon Fee Bill

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Whitehouse: "I extend an open hand, or an olive limb, to conservatives everywhere."

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Chairman: Border Patrol Only Catching 5 to 10 Percent of Drug Smuggling

Saturday, June 13th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"You see how completely unsecure our border is and that’s a real problem for our national security.”

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‘We Are Writing One of the Most Shameful Chapters in American History’

Friday, June 12th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

There is “no doubt” Putin has “paid very little price for his aggression,” McCain said.

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Senator: Sexual Assault a ‘Problem on Every College Campus’

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Gillibrand's bipartisan bill would require campus surveys, open data and “stiff fines” for school noncompliance.

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Chaffetz: Obama Administration Has Claimed 550,000 FOIA Exemptions

Monday, June 8th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"You shouldn’t have to go to a federal judge in order to get the information."

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Nader: Hillary Tried to ‘Overcompensate’ for Gender with ‘Shocking’ Militarism

Sunday, June 7th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

“I think Hillary is not the Hillary of when she was 30 years old. She made peace with the power structure."

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White House Adviser on Climate Plan: ‘We Think the Public Is with Us’

Thursday, June 4th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Obama adviser promises "lots of latitude" for states in clean power plan.

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Congressman: White House Has ‘No Mission’ for Space Exploration

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Olson said the Obama administration does not see the “inspirational value” of human space flight.

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Montel Tells PJM He’ll Be the ‘Worst Thorn’ to 2016 Candidates on Veterans Issues

Monday, June 1st, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"Every convention, every rally, I’ll be the butthead in the back screaming out questions about our veterans.”

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Greenspan: U.S. ‘Way Underestimating’ the National Debt

Saturday, May 30th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Former Fed chairman calls Social Security trust fund "nonsense" and "meaningless."

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Biden Warns Liberals: ‘We Always Lose the Bumper Sticker War with Republicans’

Friday, May 29th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"We Democrats, we're sophisticated jerks lots of times," veep says of promoting middle-class message.

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‘In the Interim We Lose Lives’: Congresswoman Pushes for Tanning Ban for Minors

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Compared to other issues being debated in Congress, DeLauro said, “This one is a matter of life and death.”

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Homeland Security Chairman to PJM on Immigration: First Step Is Admitting You Have a Problem

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"Because we have so many illegal immigrants, because we have a president that knows no constitutional constraints..."

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Biden to Cops: ‘We Expect You to Be Constitutional Scholars’

Sunday, May 24th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"And when you make a mistake we come down on you like a ton of bricks but you still do your job.”

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Congressman Accuses ‘Extreme’ Republicans of ‘Hatred’ Toward DREAMers

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Gallego: Illegal immigrants should be able to "choose what military branch to go into."

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Manchin on Congress: ‘We Never Acknowledge We’ve Made a Mistake’

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

On public benefits: "The culture of America is we don’t seem to want to hold you responsible."

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Brennan: CIA Must Rely on Social Media in the Middle East

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Director advocates new legal framework to let agency "tap into" digital information.

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