09/16/14 08:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid action in Congress to intensify the fight against Islamic State militants, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid found time Tuesday for an issue closer to home: ensuring that a nuclear waste dump in his home state of Nevada remains mothballed even after the government has...
By Sean Lengell | 09/16/14 04:11 PM
If the November elections were held today, "we'd be just fine," Reid said.
By Becket Adams | 09/16/14 09:52 AM
Congress is back from its five-week August recess, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., is wasting no time picking up where he left off: Attacking libertarian businessmen Charles and David Koch.
By Sean Lengell | 09/11/14 04:09 PM
The key vote was Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who backed the proposal.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/10/14 10:25 PM
In a speech to the American people, Obama said that military action in Libya would last days, not months but it ended up continuing in some form for nearly seven months.
By Sean Lengell | 09/10/14 03:39 PM
While it's still a long shot the measure eventually will pass, both parties are getting millage from the process for messaging purposes.
By Lisa Ruhl | 09/10/14 01:44 PM
Congressional leaders came together on Wednesday, the day before the 13th anniversary of 9/11, to hand out three Congressional Gold Medals to those who died in the terrorist attacks.
By Sean Lengell | 09/10/14 10:43 AM
"Airstrikes and strategic use of drones and, of course, covert action are the most effective way to take out [Islamic State] without committing troops — American troops — troops in harms way," the Nevada Democrat said on the Senate floor Wednesday morning.
09/10/14 10:31 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says Congress should give President Barack Obama authority to train and equip Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State militants, without rushing into a war like the one in Iraq. Speaking several hours before Obama's planned prime-time address...
By Washington Examiner | 09/09/14 05:22 PM
Reid is complaining that Republicans have advanced his own bill in order to "stall" the Senate.
09/09/14 04:31 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday he wants an apology from a GOP House member and Senate candidate who said that Reid "runs the Senate like a plantation." Reid, D-Nev., told reporters that the comment by congressman Bill Cassidy of Louisiana was "insensitive, very...
By Sean Lengell | 09/09/14 04:17 PM
"The view of myself and most of my members is, the president should be seeking congressional approval, period, for whatever he decides to do," the Senate majority leader said.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/09/14 04:09 PM
Rep. Bill Cassidy said that under Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, the Senate is not a great deliberative body, but his personal "'It goes if I say it does, if not it stops,'" he said.
By Ashe Schow | 09/09/14 10:58 AM
After Monday's bipartisan 79-18 vote, Reid vented to reporters that Republicans were trying to "stall" the Senate, indicating that he never intended for the campaign finance amendment by Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., to go to a real floor debate.
By Timothy P. Carney | 09/08/14 11:41 AM
Hillary is running for president. Harry Reid doesn't really think he can amend the Constitution in an election year. Everyone knows that. Let's stop pretending otherwise.
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