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  1. DHS shutdown fight is dramatic but achieves littleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WPTV Local News

    FEBRUARY 24: Joined by fellow Senate Democrats, Minority Leader Harry Reid accuses Republican Senate leaders of manufacturing the possible shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol February 24, 2015 in Washington, DC. If Republicans and Democrats can not work around the impasse then 30,000 DHS employees will go home February 28 and 200,000 more will work without paychecks until a solution is found.

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  2. Pressure centers on House GOP on Homeland Security billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The Senate Democratic Caucus, led by Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., center, gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, to urge Republicans to support a "clean bill" to fund the... . Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., accompanied by Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, right, and Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., rear, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015... .

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  3. The GOP faces a a Fifty Shades of Greya moment over DHS fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Washington Post

    ... an identical bill back to the Senate for passage. And do so by Friday. Meanwhile, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said Democrats will withhold support for the McConnell move until they get assurances from Boehner that he can deliver the ...

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  4. John Boehner Shrugs On Possible DHS Shutdown: 'I'm Waiting For The Senate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Switched

    ... work authorization -- and then hold a separate vote focused on the president's actions. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said soon after that Democrats would first need to see that Boehner was on board. "Until I can see what they're going ...

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  5. Obama's Keystone veto opens new chapter in his presidencyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Hays Daily News

    ... threshold to pass the Senate. In some other cases, the president, in collaboration with Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., might decide he would prefer to have the Senate pass a measure so he can make the show -- and the political point -- ...

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  6. Senate Dems may accept McConnell's DHS offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Politico

    ... on a measure to block President Barack Obama's November immigration directive. On Tuesday, Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) had insisted he wouldn't sign off on that option unless Boehner gave assurances it would clear the House, too. But that ...

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  7. Three-Minute Briefing: After 6 Years Together, Bibi and Barry's Bad Romance Takes a New TurnRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | US News & World Report

    ... keep it full : Though it's only the third veto of his presidency - mostly because he had a good blocker when Sen. Harry Reid was the majority leader - The Washington Post reports the GOP will probably send more of him his way before it's all said ...

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  8. Senate moves closer to Homeland Security dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Day

    ... for more than two weeks over a fierce budget fight between Republicans and Democrats. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said Democrats want assurances from Boehner that a "clean" funding bill will pass the House before they would support ...

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  9. Sen. McConnell tries to avoid Homeland Security shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Congress, so to have Senator McConnell just pass the ball over the House isn't going to do the trick," said Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada, the Democratic leader. "Unless Boehner is in on the deal, it won't happen." On Monday, in what he described as an ...

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  10. President Obama's veto of Keystone bill his third in six years, but it won't be his lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Denver Post

    ... them, while the Republicans are trying to stick it to them." For six years, Obama was relatively shielded by Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., who as majority leader stymied many of the GOP's most prized proposals and allowed Obama to issue fewer vetoes than ...

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  11. Still stuck in gridlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Post and Courier

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., accompanied by, from left, Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., Senate Minority Whip Richard Durbin of Ill. and Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, telling reporters they want Republicans to support a "clean bill" to fund the Homeland Security Department as that agency's budget expires later this week.

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  12. McConnell Throws in Towel on DHS Fight, but Reid Waiting for Boehner to CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Roll Call

    In an extraordinary sequence of events, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell offered Democrats exactly what they have been asking for Tuesday - "clean" full-year funding for the Department of Homeland Security. And Minority Leader Harry Reid said "no" - or at least, "not yet." 33 comments

  13. Could Reid Sport Shades on Floor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Roll Call

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid can sport his sunglasses inside , but can he wear such wayfarers on the Senate floor? The question, provoked by the dark shades the Nevada Democrat donned during a Tuesday news conference, is dictated by precedent, based on a variety of established rules, customary practices and ad hoc arrangements made to suit specific circumstances. "Traditions of the United States Senate," the official tome on precedents, establishes that the presiding officer is in charge of enforcing "decorum."

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  14. Obama Has Issued Fewer Vetoes Than 75% of PresidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Wall Street Journal

    ... issued veto threats, but he seldom had to follow through when Democrats controlled the Senate. Before this year, Harry Reid (D., Nev.), now the Senate minority leader, prevented many Republican-backed bills from reaching the president's desk. Now ...

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  15. McConnell caves in offers Democrats clean DHS funding bill to avoid shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Examiner.com

    ... to act," to prevent a DHS shutdown. The plan was met with praise from Democrats, still Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid , D-NV is reluctant to agree until Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner, R-OH passes the bill first. The ...

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  16. Harry Reid Sports His Sunglasses InsideRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Roll Call

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid showed up to work Tuesday sporting a pair of sunglasses and it took just two minutes of reporters grilling on funding the Department of Homeland Security before the Nevada Democrat was asked about his new look. 'We're working on my beauty here,' Reid said, with two lingering bruises still gracing his right cheek.

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  17. McConnella s plan to avert shutdown g...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Washington Times

    ... to fund anything that is unconstitutional or illegal, which this [executive action] is." Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, said he wouldn't agree to any votes until House Speaker John A. Boehner guaranteed the clean bill would get ...

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  18. McConnell outlines potential plan to avert Homeland Security shutdownRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... make sure that we get a bill to the president, not that we send a hot potato to Boehner," Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said. "That doesn't do the trick." Michael Steel, a Boehner spokesman, responded, "Senate Democrats need to stop ...

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  19. McConnell offers solution to Homeland Security impasseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | TwinCities

    ... for more than two weeks over a fierce budget fight between Republicans and Democrats. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said Democrats want assurances from Boehner that a "clean" funding bill will pass the House before they would support ...

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  20. Clock ticking as DHS funding impasse continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., pauses during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, to urge Republicans to support a "clean bill" to fund the Homeland Security Department as that agencies budget expires later this week. The DHS budget is at a standstill over provisions attached to a Homeland Security spending bill aimed at blocking President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration.

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