Harry Reid

Senate chaplain scolds lawmakers for shutdown, unwillingness to compromise

If hearing the public rail on them for the government shutdown isn't enough, members of the U.S. Senate have also been getting an earful from an unexpected critic: the... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2013


White House open to short-term hike in debt limit

Senate Democrats are drafting legislation to raise the nation's debt limit without the type of unrelated conditions that Republicans have said they intend to demand,... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2013


Gov't shutdown enters 2nd week, no end in sight

The government shutdown entered its second week with no end in sight and ominous signs that the United States was closer to the first default in the nation's history... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2013


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