Harry Reid

Markets buoyed by U.S. debt deal hopes

Hopes that lawmakers in Washington are inching toward a deal shored up markets Tuesday, even though time is running out. Read more »

Oct. 15, 2013


Democrat Harry Reid, Republican Mitch McConnell optimistic on debt-shutdown deal

After weeks of stubborn gridlock, the Senate's top two leaders raced to reach an agreement Monday that could head off a Treasury default threatening severe economic... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2013


Reid: Progress made to resolve political stalemate

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid reported progress Monday toward a deal to avoid a threatened default and end a two-week partial government shutdown as President... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2013


Republicans shoot themselves in the foot

As I write this, there is still no deal on the shutdown or debt limit. I can't predict what will happen over the weekend, but I can comment on how this all came to be. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2013


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