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  1. State scrambles as Sen. Harry Reid announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Sen. Harry Reid's surprise announcement that he will retire at the end of his term throws the state into a frenzy about who might replace the man who rose from small town Searchlight, Nevada to wielding national influence. The longtime Democratic leader didn't hesitate in immediately backing former Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto to run for his seat in 2016.

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  2. Chuck Schumer formally enters race to succeed Reid, appears to have the support to winRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Washington Post

    ... following Reid's surprise announcement Friday morning that he would not seek re-election next year. "I thank Harry Reid for his friendship, counsel, and steadfast leadership of our caucus over the last ten years, and I look forward to continuing to ...

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  3. End-of-Day Wrap-Up: Harry Reid's Last TermRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    The 75-year-old Democratic leader is politically and physically diminished after the Democrats lost control of the Senate in 2014 and following an exercise accident in January that left Reid blind in one eye. Reactions: President Obama made a surprise call to praise Reid on a Nevada public radio show where the senator was discussing collective bargaining.

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  4. Governor Sandoval surprised by Reid's decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Shortly after Senator Reid announced he would not be running for re-election, a number of Nevada politicians issued statements -- including Governor Brian Sandoval. News 4 caught up with the Governor as he was making the rounds in Fallon to help celebrate the grand opening of the Young Entrepreneurs Collective at the Old Post Office.

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  5. The Fix: The 10 most competitive Senate races in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Washington Post

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill on March 24. Reid, after all, had rarely won his races by anything but the skin of his teeth and his role as the leading national Democratic in the Senate had badly tainted his image back in the state. He won in 2010 in no small part because Republicans nominated the single worst candidate to run in that election - or maybe any recent election.

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  6. White House reacts to Reid's endorsement of Schumer as his replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    The White House reacts to news that Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid will retire, saying Obama does not plan to endorse either candidate in what may be a contested race for the Senate leadership. Rough Cut .

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  7. 'Smell the tourists': With Reid retirement, Capitol Hill loses master gaffe-sterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fox News

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is no Joe Biden, but the Nevada Democrat has certainly offered his share of gaffes, insults and wacky comments over the years. Indeed, in Reid -- who on Friday announced his retirement after more than three decades in Washington -- Capitol Hill stands to lose not only a battle-hardened, partisan warrior, but a reliable source of candor.

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  8. Stars could align for New York Democrats in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    The Clintons and Chuck Schumer at Hillary's victory party November 7, 2000. Photo Credit: MATT CAMPBELL/AFP/Getty Images The state's own Sen. Chuck Schumer is the heir apparent to Senate Minority Harry Reid , who announced Friday that he won't seek re-election in 2016.

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  9. Harry Reid Retires, Will Go Out FightingRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    Harry Reid looked very wounded - literally - when Congress returned after November elections that robbed Democrats of their majority status and Reid of his post as Senate majority leader. He had badly banged up his ribs and an eye while exercising, and walked around the halls of the Capitol in sunglasses .

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  10. Senate postpones Medicare 'doc fix' until after spring recessRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said, adding he expects it will pass the Senate. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said he was "disappointed" the Senate wouldn't take up the legislation Friday morning after voting on the budget. "I ...

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  11. During live radio interview, retiring Sen. Reid wins praise from surprise caller _ ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    There was a surprise caller waiting to talk on live radio to Harry Reid, shortly after the Senate minority leader announced he would not run for re-election next year. The voice said, "This is Barack."

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  12. Harry Reid, Senate minority leader, to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WPBF

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said Friday he won't seek reelection in 2016, and endorsed New York Sen. Charles Schumer as his successor for his leadership post. The fifth-term Nevada Democrat has spent months denying retirement rumors, which grew louder after he suffered serious injuries in an exercising accident on New Year's Day.

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  13. Democrats' Senate plans in doubt as Harry Reid says he'll retire after 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    U.S. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid waits on the floor of the House on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 25, 2015. U.S. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid waits on the floor of the House on Capitol Hill in Washington on March 25, 2015.

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  14. The Innovation Act of 2015: Congress Targets Patent 'Trolls' AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... the bill. The first incarnation of the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309) caught the ire of then-Majority Leader Senator Harry Reid (D-NV). This was due to the Act replacing the bedrock presumption that parties bear their own costs, absent fraud or ...

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  15. 5 things to know about Chuck SchumerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., moved quickly Friday after announcing his retirement to position one of his top deputies, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., to succeed him as Democratic leader . Reid's No.

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  16. Friday, March 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... the attributes and experience of each candidate, it is clear the choice should be Hannah Kane. WASHINGTON - Sen. Harry Reid, the tough tactician who has led Senate Democrats since 2005, will not seek re-election next year, bringing an end to a ...

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  17. Watchdog says casino-hotel won green light with Reid's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    When a $415 million casino-hotel needed its immigration visa applications sped through for foreign investors in order to keep the business deal alive, Nevada Sen. Harry Reid leaned on the director of the agency overseeing the visa program to make it happen, according to a Homeland Security inspector general's report released Wednesday. LAS VEGAS - -- When a $415 million casino-hotel needed its immigration visa applications sped through for foreign investors in order to keep the business deal alive, Nevada Sen. Harry Reid leaned on the director of the agency overseeing the visa program to make it happen, according to a Homeland Security inspector general's report released Wednesday.

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  18. Senate's Harry Reid announces he won't seek re-electionRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    In this Feb. 26, 2015 file photo, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., accompanied by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., gestures during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Reid is announcing he will not seek re-election to another term.

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  19. President Obama Surprises HarryReid on Nevada Public Radio CallRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Sen. Harry Reid , who announced Friday morning that he won't seek re-election to the U.S. Senate in 2016, got a call from a surprise guest on Nevada Public Radio: President Barack Obama. Obama, who is no stranger to these types of calls, phoned into KPNR to congratulate Reid on his career: "Harry, this is Barack," the president said, to which Reid responded: "Well I'll be damned."

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  20. Harry Reid Won't Run for Re-Election to Senate in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid won't run for re-election in 2016, ending a storied career in the Senate after three decades and opening up the competition to replace him as the chamber's top Democrat. Mr. Reid, 75 years old, said in a video message posted Friday on Twitter that he would retire at the end of 2016.

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