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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
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NAACP Leader Sides with Rand Paul on Police Militarization

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

“I think civil rights charges are in order," official says of what should face Ferguson officer.

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Jon Voight: Obama Does ‘Not Really Have Israel’s Back’; Admin Response a ‘Travesty’

Thursday, July 24th, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

VIDEO: Actor rallies pro-Israel crowd, calls on "every patriotic American" to show outrage with administration.

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Intelligence Chairman on Iraq: ‘We Have a Very Narrow Window to Get This Right’

Thursday, June 19th, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

VIDEO: "That will take some U.S. personnel but it is not troops, big boots on the ground..."

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‘Lighten Up!’: Pelosi ‘Pretty Confident’ China Not Overtaking U.S. Economy

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

PLUS: An MSNBC anchor tells PJM that “a good night for the Democrats is losing 5 seats" in the Senate.

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Duck Dynasty Star on Obama: ‘I Don’t Agree with Everything He Does But That’s the Country We Live in’

Monday, May 5th, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Plus at White House Correspondents Dinner, one celeb tells PJM he's too rich to be bothered by many Washington policies.

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Are Media ‘Gluttons’ for Demanding More Access to Obama?

Sunday, May 4th, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

That was the suggestion of one anchor at the White House Correspondents Dinner, while an MSNBC host disagreed.

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Christie: ‘Make a Few People Unhappy So That the Greater Good Can be Achieved’

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Says his home state needs to set a national example by making key cuts.

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Paul: GOP Needs to ‘Look Like the Rest of America’ to Win Again

Friday, February 7th, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Senator suggested Republicans should decide if they are going to “go bold” on fiscal issues or become “Democrat light.”

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Gates on Reid: ‘I Do Denigrate Him,’ But ‘I’ve Tried to Critically Appraise’ People in Washington

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Also defends Hillary: "I never once heard her mention domestic politics as a factor in her recommendations" on foreign policy.

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Cheney: Medical Device Tax ‘One of the Dumbest Ideas’ in Obamacare

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"I can’t imagine anything worse -- well, I’m sure I can, but I think it’s just an example of how ill-conceived parts of this program are.”

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Bill O’Reilly on Obama: ‘Give the Guy a Break’

Thursday, October 31st, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

PJM on the red carpet: Rob Lowe on today's Dems and JFK's legacy; Thune on whether he wants to lead the GOP.

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Ben Stein at Cruz Event: Obamacare ‘Doesn’t Bother Me at All, Sorry’

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Trump praises Cruz’s defund Obamacare effort; Cruz blames Senate GOP for his strategy falling through.

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HHS to Award $30,000 in Taxpayer-Funded Cash Prizes for Obamacare Promotion Videos

Sunday, August 25th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Teams with Young Invinvibles organization to promote the contest.

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Despite Security Vulnerabilities, Obamacare Exchanges Will Open Oct. 1

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

CMS says it's been fast-tracking fixes noted by inspector general in order to get program moving.

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Obama’s Sister: Obamacare a ‘Complicated Law,’ Should Eventually Show ‘Greater Clarity’

Friday, August 16th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

VIDEO: Soetoro-Ng tells PJM that "we will probably see...the impact of the policy in the years to come."

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HHS Official: Immigrants on Student Visas Will Be ‘Eligible’ for Obamacare Subsidies

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

“You have to be a citizen or lawfully present" to qualify, HHS tells congressional committee.

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House Dem: Senate Immigration Bill Would Pass with ‘About 245 Votes’

Monday, August 5th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Rep. Rob Andrews tells PJ Media that Reid should send the immigration bill to the House and "let the majority work its will."

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Intelligence Chairman: U.S. Fighting Cyber War ‘Every Day’

Monday, July 29th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"Most Americans don’t know it. They go about their lives happily."

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Dem Lawmakers: Tighter Border Security Means More Illegal Immigrant Deaths

Friday, July 26th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

“How many more must die alone on U.S. soil," say Hispanic Caucus members, before immigration reform and drug demand addressed?

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Delaying Income Verification Under Obamacare Increases Fraud, Says Congresswoman

Sunday, July 21st, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Diane Black talks to PJM: “If you can’t verify the various criteria that’s been set up by the law, how can you enact the law?"

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Tea Party Protesters Threaten to Bring Down Boehner if He Supports Amnesty

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

“The House must not negotiate with the Senate bill."

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Booz Allen Exec: Snowden Leaks ‘Inhibit Our Ability to Stop Terrorism’

Friday, July 12th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"It’s going to inhibit our ability to understand nuclear activity in North Korea, what’s going on in Syria" and more.

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Giuliani to PJM: Dems Scared Obamacare Will Cost Them in 2014 Midterms

Friday, July 12th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Obama should “delay the whole thing permanently.”

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Boehner Going to Take ‘Incremental’ Approach on Immigration Without Majority of the Majority

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

Rep. King tells PJM "the bill itself right now will not be satisfactory to a majority of Republicans."

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Lew Urges Newly Sworn U.S. Citizens to Back Pathway for Illegals

Thursday, July 4th, 2013 - by Nicholas Ballasy

"It took incredible resolve to become an American citizen. You had to work for it. Nobody gave this to you," the Treasury secretary told the group.

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