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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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WATCH: Sounding Off on Uber Regulations: ‘Let Uber Do Their Thing’

Saturday, August 29th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Russian tourist to D.C. speaks his mind on how "any regulation of the economy is evil."

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Black Leaders: Remove Planned Parenthood Founder from Taxpayer-Funded Museum

Friday, August 28th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Coalition of activists has gathered 14,000 signatures in support of removing the bust from “Struggle for Justice” exhibit.

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New Orleans Mayor: Trump ‘Spicing It Up’ Like Huey Long, Edwin Edwards

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Landrieu also has praise in Press Club speech for "really courageous" Gov. Haley.

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Energy Secretary: If U.S. ‘Undermines’ Iran Deal, ‘It’s Not Going to Be a Very Good Day After’

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Moniz: “I think we feel pretty confident in our ability to block that pathway" to a bomb.

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EPA: Energy Will Be ‘Reliable and Affordable’ Under Obama Clean Power Plan

Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"‘It means $85 a year in savings on our utility bills in 2030," administrator McCarthy said.

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VA Secretary: ‘Veterans Love the Care They Get at the VA’

Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

McDonald said many members of Congress have asked him why he does not “blow up the VA and give out vouchers.”

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Hillary Supporter: I’m Really Just Voting for Bill Clinton

Friday, August 21st, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

VIDEO: D.C. residents and tourists sound off to PJM about their picks for 2016.

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House GOP Chairman Stops Keystone XL Push, Calls It ‘Poison Pill’

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Upton concedes “we’re not going to get the president to sign that as part of any deal" on energy bill.

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Kaine Calls Obama ‘a Perpetual War President’

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

“This is in my view an illegal war right now" versus ISIS, senator argues.

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Gwyneth Paltrow on GMOs: ‘They Could Possibly Be Harmful’

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"I'm not an intensely political person" actress who fundraised for Obama says on Capitol Hill.

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Democrats: Obama Has Done ‘Nothing’ to Fix Trade Deal Problems

Sunday, August 16th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Partnership trade deal is “riddled with problems," says DeLauro.

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Conyers: Everyone Needs Medicare Regardless of ‘Health Status, Wealth or Age’

Saturday, August 15th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Time for a single-payer healthcare system in America, lawmakers say.

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Stop Detaining Families at Immigration Detention Centers, Democrats Say

Friday, August 14th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

“We all have the right to freedom and we all have the freedom to seek a better life,” a former detainee says.

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Lawmakers Push for Obamacare 40 Percent Tax Repeal

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"This is not an integral part of the law. It was controversial from day one,” Dem argues.

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Sanders: Walker Wants to Obliterate ‘Last Line of Defense for Working People Against Corporate Greed’

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Without a stronger trade union movement, Sanders said, the future of the middle class is in doubt.

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Gingrich: No Balanced Budget Without More Research Spending

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

See what happens when Elizabeth Warren and Newt put their heads together.

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Rand Paul: Overcriminalization ‘Biggest Impediment to Employment and Voting’

Sunday, August 9th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"We have to change the law that says you never have your property taken unless you are convicted of a crime.”

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Barney Frank on Dodd-Frank Regulations: ‘We’ve Got to Learn How to Live with It’

Friday, August 7th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Act the “absolute epitome of Washington greed" and made the U.S. “less financially stable," Hensarling says.

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Immigration, Deficits, Planned Parenthood: GOP Pack at Their First Big Forum

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Walker: "Major portions" of federal government should be given to states.

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McCain: F-35 Likely Last Manned Fighter Jet

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

A drone that can discharge weapons, "I think that’s the way we’re going to go."

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Dem Senator: U.S. Criminal Justice System ‘Still the Envy of Most Countries’

Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Sen. Lee wants to better match sentences with the severity of an offense to make system more “humane” and “effective.”

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Senator: Past 3 Presidents Took Drugs, So Reform ‘Egregious’ Drug Sentencing

Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Booker said there is “no connection between incarceration rates and public safety.”

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EPA Chief: Climate Change Is Fact Because Bad Weather Leads the News

Monday, July 27th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

McCarthy: We have to make climate science "more personal for people."

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Michelle: Barack ‘Works All the Time,’ ‘He Is Never Off’

Sunday, July 26th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Obama tells students they can succeed despite "inequality, racism and sexism."

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Protesters: Obama Must Take Action Against Syria’s Assad

Friday, July 24th, 2015 - by Nicholas Ballasy

White House demonstrations coincided with display of war crimes photos at U.S. Capitol.

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