27.07.2011 [Politico] - Majority Leader Harry Reid announced Wednesday that no Democrat in the Senate would vote for Speaker John Boehner's debt-ceiling plan should it pass the House, where it's come under fire from conservatives groups and tea-party lawmakers for not going
Harry Reid AP Most people know Harry Reid as the quiet Democrat in charge of the Senate. Some consider him boring, but they couldn't be more wrong. The Harry Reid story is a long one. He's had a remarkable career on his way from miner's son to Senate Majority Leader. The Senate Majority leader ...
31.07.2011 [New York Magazine (blog)] - Senator Harry Reid's plan to save the country from default was blocked in the Senate, falling 10 votes short of the 60 needed to break the Republican filibuster. Meanwhile, debt crisis super-senator Mitch McConnell maintains that he and the president
25.07.2011 [Forbes (blog)] - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) is now offering up a plan that ostensibly meets the GOP demands by proposing a $2.7 trillion cut in federal spending to be matched by a like increase in the debt ceiling – with no tax increases or revenue boosts
Nevada has the potential to be the nation's renewable energy epicenter. Senator Reid strongly believes that Nevada can become a net exporter of renewable power with the right partnership between federal and state government and the private sector. 0:50. Play next; Play now ...
The pipeline will make this valley into an environmental nightmare—that will be Harry Reid's legacy.” Once, Dean Baker and Senator Harry Reid were trusted allies. Reid, who was named Senate majority leader in 2007, was born in Searchlight, a mining camp south of Las Vegas, in 1939, the son of an alcoholic miner (who ...
The Senate minority leader, Harry Reid, sent a letter on Monday to the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey Jr., expressing concern that Russia is attempting to influence the presidential election and requesting that the F.B.I. open an investigation. Contents. Original Document (PDF) » · Related Article ». Contributed by: News ...
Harry Reid is the former leader of the Democratic Party in the United States Senate, representing Nevada. This is despite being a rather conservative Mormon convert. Was responsible for passing the 2013 "nuclear option" on executive appointments, and was instrumental to the passage of the Affordable ...
Whether or not Red's Senate strategy is headed in the right direction, with Julian Epstein Democratic strategist and James Pethokoukis, Reuters Money & Politics. (CNBC) Democratic... - 13.11.2009, MSNBC
01.08.2011 [Daily Beast] - Harry Reid said he would support the emerging compromise, but will it get liberals' and the Tea Party's support? Jill Lawrence reports on the deal's detractors. After months of congressional bickering and gridlock that brought America to the brink of
01.08.2011 [Bloomberg] - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat from Nevada, said he anticipated resistance from rank-and-file members in both parties. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat from Nevada
01.08.2011 [Reuters] - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) speaks to reporters as he leaves after meeting with House Democratic leadership on the debt ceiling crises on Capitol Hill in Washington July 31, 2011. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bipartisan plan to raise the debt
01.08.2011 [New York Times] - The Senate majority leader, Harry Reid, above center, after a closed-door meeting of Democrats. By ROBERT PEAR WASHINGTON — The deal announced on Sunday by Congressional leaders and the White House would make across-the-board cuts in military spending
President Bush is a liar. He betrayed Nevada and he betrayed the country... All Americans should be concerned, not just because he lied to me or the people of Nevada and indeed all Americans, but because the President's decision threatens Americans' lives. - remarks made in February 2002, over the decision to deposit radioactive waste at Yucca Mountain, Nevada. Las Vegas Sun, quoted March 5, 2002
30.07.2011 [Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)] - On Friday night, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid made some changes to the debt limit plan he issued earlier this week, as the Congressional Budget Office reported that it will now save $2.4 trillion over 10 years, compared to the $917 billion in
31.07.2011 [Slate Magazine (blog)] - Harry Reid had agreed to a deal, "pending caucus approval," according to his spokesman Adam Jentleson. The Senate Democratic caucus will be an easier sell than the House Democratic caucus; we'll worry about that later. What do they need to agree to?
31.07.2011 [GoldAlert] - Gold plunged nearly $20.00, sinking as low as $1607.50 per ounce, after Sunday's news that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid approved a tentative agreement with leaders of the House of Representatives and the Obama administration to raise the US debt
31.07.2011 [KKCO-TV] - (KKCO) - Today is the 46th anniversary of Medicare in the United States but with the Senate blocking Democrat Harry Reid's debt bill today, Medicare may be on its last leg if some congressional Republicans had it their way. Lawmakers have until next
30.07.2011 [OregonLive.com] - Kurt Schrader and David Wu, both Democrats of Oregon, were among roughly a dozen Democrats to vote against a spending and debt limit plan proposed by Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid. The Saturday vote was symbolic, forced by House Republicans who
01.08.2011 [Barron's (blog)] - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid this afternoon said he could go along with the compromise plan – pending approval by the Democratic caucus. Now comes the hard part — selling the deal to lawmakers who consider themselves part of the Tea Party and
27.07.2011 [Heritage.org (blog)] - Majority Leader Harry Reid (D–NV) has introduced a rival plan, which would, according to CBO, reduce the deficit by “about $2.2 trillion” if future Congresses adhere to all of its spending caps and other policy changes. That's a mighty big if.
30.07.2011 [Kennebec Journal] - Susan Collins and Olympia Snowe of Maine are among just four GOP senators who did not sign a letter Saturday to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., opposing Reid's debt-ceiling plan. But that doesn't mean the Maine Republicans support Reid's
Harry Reid. We caught up with Harry about his experience of studying Acting at AUB. He shared his advice for collaborating in the industry, emphasising how important it is that this begins when you are studying, and how important it is not to take the audition process too personally. You can watch our interview with Harry ...
A new report raises questions about dealings between Sen. Harry Reid and green energy companies seeking federal subsidies. These companies received billions in taxpayer dollars after donating to an organization run by Reid allies, according to The Washington Free Beacon. Reid, who was Senate ...