Harry Reid

US Senate chief postpones vote on anti-piracy bill

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Friday he will postpone a vote on online piracy legislation he had scheduled for next week after a storm of protest. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2012

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Congressional dereliction of duty

For nearly 1,000 days, our Congress has refused to send a budget to the president. Sen. Harry Reid has bottled it up. Our president submitted an unrealistic and... Read more »

Jan. 5, 2012

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Still need fossil fuels

In a recent letter ("No Keystone pipeline, Readers' Forum, Dec. 28), Bill Barron suggests that it would be better to invest money in renewable energy projects rather... Read more »

Jan. 1, 2012

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House leaders accept Senate tax terms

Their isolation complete, House Republican leaders abruptly caved and agreed to demands by President Barack Obama, congressional Democrats and fellow Republicans for a... Read more »

Dec. 22, 2011

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Boehner to Senate: Let's bargain on payroll tax

House Republican leaders are renewing their call for the Democratic-led Senate to bargain with them and try to end the stalemate over extending a payroll tax cut and... Read more »

Dec. 21, 2011

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Congress leaders hope deal near on government shutdown

Senate and House leaders are expressing optimism that a bipartisan deal may be near that can avert a government shutdown. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2011

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