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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, during a news conference about competing bills from the Democrats and Republicans on employee health coverage and birth control under the Affordable Care Act.
As Senate Republicans gain momentum, ‘Fire Harry Reid’ campaign grows louder
Aug. 14, 2014
The strategy is to paint Reid, the Senate majority leader, as the boogeyman, especially for voters in Republican-leaning states with contested Senate races that could decide the future of the Senate, said Michael Short, an RNC spokesman. “He’s not a very popular figure, he’s ...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada testifies on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, June 3, 2014.
Oklahoma man charged with threatening Sen. Harry Reid
Aug. 12, 2014
A 31-year-old Tulsa man has been charged in federal court with threatening to kill U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and harm the Nevada lawmaker's family. In the 10-page complaint ...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada speaks to reporters on student loan legislation and the defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Wednesday, June 11, 2014, during a news conference  on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Harry Reid met by protesters at New Jersey fundraiser
Aug. 4, 2014
New Jersey Republicans turned a campaign fundraiser featuring U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid into a rallying point. More than 100 people protested outside the event Monday at a Cherry Hill restaurant. The intent was to...
Washington Memo: Puppies, Slurpees and bipartisanship in Nevada’s delegation
July 18, 2014
Sen. Dean Heller bucked his party this week to support his colleague, Sen. Harry Reid. Heller was the only Republican ...
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, left, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid head to the front of the chamber before President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014.
For Reid and McConnell, conflicts take a personal turn and play out in public
July 17, 2014
Four minutes after the Senate returned from its Fourth of July recess this week, Harry Reid laced into Mitch McConnell. Senate Republican leaders were throwing a “temper tantrum,” Reid told the Senate. Their conduct...
Congresswoman Dina Titus takes part in a ceremony at the Fremont Street Experience welcoming the Festival of Lights, Wednesday Nov. 27, 2013.
Dina Titus takes on Yucca, and Dean Heller grills NCAA president
July 11, 2014
Nevada's congressional delegation tried its best this week to strip federal funding for research to store the nation's nuclear waste in Nevada's Yucca Mountain, but it was a futile effort ...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada testifies on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, June 3, 2014.
Harry Reid: Court’s ruling jeopardizes access to essential health care
June 30, 2014
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Congress will have to pick up where the Supreme Court left off after the court ruled that employers don’t have to provide contraceptives to their employees. “If the Supreme Court will not...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., greets supporters in Searchlight on Monday, April 5, 2010.
Where Harry Reid was born, some will miss him
June 28, 2014
One of the few signs of this mining town's most celebrated resident sits out on its lonely eastern flanks, disappearing into the desert like a dusty after-thought. Harry Reid Road is paved for just a few hundred yards before it turns to dirt, on its way to the town cemetery, where many of its namesake's family members ...
U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev., speaks during a Town Hall at Windmill Library in Las Vegas on Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
Washington memo: Rep. Joe Heck’s big week
June 27, 2014
Rep. Joe Heck probably had the Nevada delegation’s most successful week in Congress, and Sen. Dean Heller continued his fight to extend unemployment benefits for ...
Jon Stewart calls out Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid for his attacks on the Koch brothers' spending on political issues while defending Sheldon Adelson's similar spending.
Harry Reid on getting lampooned by ‘The Daily Show’: ‘Sometimes you step on your whatever’
June 26, 2014
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., conceded that his effort to distinguish between the money spent by Sheldon Adelson in politics and the money thrown around by...
Congress passes bill to help retrain workers
June 25, 2014
Congress approved a bill today to modernize workforce development programs, which in Nevada help train job-seekers for new industries and provide educational opportunities for workers. Congress last addressed workforce programs...
Steve Wynn, Gov. Brian Sandoval’s campaign among Nevadans with unclaimed property
June 23, 2014
Central Telephone owes Gov. Brian Sandoval’s campaign $500 in refunds from 2002. Gingko Acquisition Corp. owes hotel tycoon ...
In this Sept. 6, 2007, photo, an MQ-1 Predator unmanned aerial vehicle flies over a range in Nevada.
Investigation details military drone crashes, including 12 in Nevada
June 20, 2014
Drones might help fuel Nevada’s economy in the coming years, but a Washington Post investigation calls into question the safety of unmanned aircraft. During a yearlong investigation, the Post said it gathered documents showing more than 400 large U.S. military drones crashed in major accidents worldwide ...
Rep. Dina Titus, Rep. Steven Horsford and Rep. Joe Heck attend a Memorial Day ceremony at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City on Monday, May 26, 2014.
Washington memo: Rep. Steven Horsford and the long road to getting things done
June 20, 2014
Sometimes, being a member of Congress isn’t that glamorous. Rep. Steven Horsford has spent his entire first year and a half ...
Harry Reid says billionaire Koch brothers ‘trying to buy America’
June 19, 2014
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid continued his vitriolic attacks on the Koch brothers today, calling them “the cult of Koch. Reid attacked...

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