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  1. Reid Laments 'Crushing Poverty' As Cause of RiotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Daily Caller

    ... he received while in police custody. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) WASHINGTON - Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid blamed "crushing poverty" as the "underlying problem" for the violent scenes witnessed in Baltimore Monday "We cannot ...

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  2. Bob Corker stalling GOP budget dealRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Washington Times

    ... public debate at all on this terrible budget that they have given to the American public," Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, Nevada Democrat, said. Democrats object to the GOP 's defense spending hikes, saying they should be matched ...

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  3. Senate moves forward with Iran billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | USA Today

    ... and talk with us and let us work through the process," said Chairman Bob Corker, R-Tenn. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., warned against turning what has become a bipartisan bill belatedly supported by the Obama administration into a ... 1 comment

  4. Reid: 'Despair and hopelessness' feed community violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Politico

    With the ongoing turmoil in Baltimore as a backdrop, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid urged Congress to do something about the lack of opportunity in rural and urban America. In a passionate floor speech on Tuesday, Harry Reid mourned the death of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old Baltimore resident who was severely injured while in police custody and died several days later.

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  5. Is Congress Powerless When It Comes to Combating Police Brutality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | National Journal

    ... when a CVS burns and we don't just pay attention when a young man gets shot or has his spine snapped." Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., took to the Senate floor Tuesday afternoon and made his point that what happened in Baltimore was really a reflection of ...

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  6. Harry Reid on Baltimore: a Leta s not pretend the system is fairaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Washington Post

    Senate Minority Leader Harry M. Reid delivered a sharply worded speech Tuesday calling for criminal justice reform and a robust jobs agenda in the wake of riots in Baltimore that followed the funeral of a resident who died while in police custody. Reid decried the violence that has wracked Baltimore after the death of Freddie Gray, 25 after suffering a severe spinal injury.

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  7. Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight Tickets Prove PriceyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... routinely "comped" with free hotel rooms and tickets, very few of the 16,800 ticket-holders got a free ride. Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nevada, a former boxer who reportedly helped nudge negotiations for the fight along, will watch from Washington. Fight ...

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  8. Petco gun ban an insult; keep the estate tax...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... like to mention that Ms. Clinton's goal is to raise more than $2 billion for her campaign, and mention that Sen. Harry Reid's accusations from the floor of the Senate regarding Mitt Romney's tax returns and then being unwilling to apologize for the ...

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  9. Which GOP Candidate Will the Koch Brothers Support in the Primary?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Mediaite.com

    Billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch have a history of financially supporting Republican candidates and causes - and doing so found themselves the subject of Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid 's fierce criticisms last year. And today, they reportedly revealed who they're supporting in the 2016 GOP primary: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker .

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  10. Lynch vote could be near as Senate looks for compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... announced actions supporting Lynch, including a fast to draw attention to the long delay. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., who had threatened to use parliamentary maneuvers to force a vote, said Monday the two sides are on the verge of a ... 4 comments

  11. Nevada's Governor Sandoval a Puzzle for Some in GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    CARSON CITY, Nevada-In a Republican Party hoping to woo Hispanic voters in 2016, few can claim the rA sumA of Gov. Brian Sandoval. He is the state's first Latino governor and the national GOP's ideal candidate to run for the U.S. Senate seat Harry Reid plans to vacate that year.

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  12. McCain: GOP's Loretta Lynch Delay 'Payback' for Dems Using 'Nuclear Option'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Mediaite.com

    According to Sen. John McCain , Republicans are currently holding up Loretta Lynch 's attorney general confirmation vote as "payback" for Senate Democrats invoking the so-called "nuclear option" when they controlled the Senate in 2013. "I told [Democrats]: 'You jam them through, it's going to be a long time before I approve of them,'" McCain said , referring to when then-Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid invoked the controversial nuclear option.

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  13. What's the real story behind Reid's injuries?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... been working overtime trying to generate interest in various alternative explanations for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid 's facial injury, suffered in January during an accident with exercise bands at his Henderson home. And we've apparently ...

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  14. Harry Reid confirms former senator as member of Mormon faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada has helped a former U.S. Senate colleague become a Mormon. Reid, a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, gave a blessing to Larry Pressler of South Dakota on Sunday morning to confirm him as a member of the faith.

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  15. Harry Reid's backhanded compliment to Jeb Bush slams Bush's brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    Even when Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid tries to be nice, sometimes it still comes out sounding a little harsh. Reid spoke on the Senate floor Monday, and tried his hand at complimenting expected GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush for saying last week that he supports giving Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch a vote in the Senate.

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  16. Pressure mounts for Loretta Lynch vote, but no deal yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Washington Post

    In this Feb. 24, 2015, file photo, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, center, accompanied by, from left, Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., Senate Minority Whip Richard Durbin of Ill., and Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Senate wrapped up its business last week with high hopes that a solution might be at hand to break an impasse that has delayed a confirmation vote for attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch for more than six weeks.

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  17. Reid: Possible deal on stalled trafficking billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid suggested Monday that lawmakers have found a bipartisan path forward on a human trafficking measure that stands in the way of a confirmation vote on Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch. "My colleagues appear to be close to seeing the light on human trafficking and there seems to be a path forward," Reid, D-Nev., said on the Senate floor Monday afternoon.

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  18. Video: Jon Oliver explains how trial lawyers killed patent reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    Here's HBO comedian John Oliver, explaining concisely how trial lawyers helped prevent the Innovation Act - a bill to stop patent trolling - from becoming law during the last Congress. They used their clout in the Senate, where then Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., was and remains one of the plaintiffs' bar's staunchest allies.

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  19. Democratic Senator: Harry Reid's Leadership Did Not Work [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    West Virginia U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin issued a rare criticism of fellow Democrat Harry Reid during an appearance on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" on Monday. Manchin, a moderate Democrat, was asked by host Joe Scarborough whether he believes the Senate will run "a bit more better" now that Reid is no longer serving as Senate Majority Leader.

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  20. John Oliver attacks 'patent trolls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Hill

    ... Innovation Act was first passed last Congress but reform stalled in the Senate after then-Majority Leader Harry Reid (R-Nev.) promised to block a bill from getting to the floor. Supporters of the bill blamed lobbyists for the biotechnology industry, ...

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