Harry Reid

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


Top Dems oppose detention policy in defense bill

The heads of the Senate Judiciary and Intelligence committees say they oppose a sweeping defense bill's policy on handling terror suspects and are urging the top... Read more »

Oct. 24, 2011


Government's new clothes

Remember the story of the emperor's new clothes? The emperor was so busy (playing golf, vacationing, etc.), and he was so inexperienced that he totally believed his... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2011


Sen. Harry Reid backs Nevada's early caucus date

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is endorsing Nevada's jump ahead in the Republican presidential nominating calendar and is telling New Hampshire to back off. Read more »

Oct. 18, 2011

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Campaign booster

President Obama's jobs bill was sent to Congress with a threat to pass it or prepare to be run "out of town." Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., called that bluff with a... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2011


Nev. Sen. Harry Reid's wife diagnosed with breast cancer

The wife of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is receiving chemotherapy treatments for breast cancer in Washington, D.C. Read more »

Sept. 30, 2011


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