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  1. Trafficking deal clears path for attorney general voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WBTV

    ... black female attorney general, "in the next day or so." "Let's get out of this quickly," said Democratic Leader Harry Reid of Nevada. "Let's get Loretta Lynch confirmed." Lynch was nominated last fall and Democrats have become increasingly agitated ...

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  2. McConnell: Senate Will Vote on Lynch Nomination This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | News Max

    ... black female attorney general, "in the next day or so." "Let's get out of this quickly," said Democratic Leader Harry Reid of Nevada. "Let's get Loretta Lynch confirmed." Lynch was nominated last fall and Democrats have become increasingly agitated ...

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  3. Senate reaches deal on trafficking bill, clears way for vote on Loretta Lynch for AGRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Russia Taday

    ... on the bipartisan human trafficking bill, our Republican colleagues have finally agreed to a path forward," Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nevada), the Senate minority leader, said Tuesday. After weeks of pointless stalling on the bipartisan human trafficking ...

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  4. AG Nominee Defending Partial-Birth Abortion: 'The Phrase 'Living ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Cybercast News Service

    ... enacted the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act in 2003 with broad bipartisan support. Senators Joe Biden of Delaware, Harry Reid of Nevada, and Patrick Leahy of Vermont all voted for it. The law defined a partial-birth abortion as follows: "(1) the term ...

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  5. Senate Leaders Reach Deal to Allow Lynch Confirmation VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Bloomberg

    ... first black woman to serve as U.S. attorney general. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday they had reached a compromise on an unrelated human-trafficking bill that Republicans have insisted on completing ...

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  6. Senate deal on trafficking bill clears way for Lynch voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Politico

    On Tuesday morning the Senate reached an agreement to pass a bipartisan human trafficking bill, which clears the way for a vote on Lynch, perhaps as early as this week. After a furious round of deal-making over the past five days, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Harry Reid announced the chamber will finally move past an embarrassing stalemate on the trafficking bill, which started after Democrats ushered the bill to the floor only to belatedly realize it included abortion language they wanted removed.

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  7. Harry Reid assists in former senator's conversion to MormonismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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  8. ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Daily Kos

    ... on the part of some individual persons? Is direction the function we monetarily compensate so highly? Senator Harry Reid says female senators are different from male senators. He particularly touts their service as chairs of committees. Is that ...

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  9. Nevada Gov. Sandoval's Tax, Social Policies Irk ConservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | News Max

    ... has been spoken of as a possible vice presidential candidate or as the GOP's contender to fill the seat that Sen. Harry Reid, the Senate minority leader, will leave open when he retires, The Wall Street Journal reported. The GOP's infrastructure in ...

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    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Washington Post

    ... agree to reimpose sanctions." At last something Democrats and Republicans can agree on. "Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's (D-Nev.) leadership when Democrats controlled the Senate did not work, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said on Monday. . . . 'His ...

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  11. Sandoval Confounds Many RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    "In a Republican Party hoping to woo Hispanic voters in 2016, few can claim the resume 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," the Wall Street Journal reports.

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  12. What will Harry Reid do with his leftover campaign cash?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    When Sen. Harry Reid decided not to run for a sixth term to the U.S. Senate, the Nevada Democrat removed a big chore from his to-do list: raise millions of dollars for his re-election bid. Reid raised more than $17 million in his 2010 defeat of Republican Sharron Angle.

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  13. BC-NV-Nevada News Digest - 6 pm, NVRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... will join its team of advisors as it looks at strategic options. -PRESSLER-REID-MORMON - Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada has helped a former U.S. Senate colleague become a Mormon. SPORTS: HKN--KINGS-STOLL ARRESTED LAS VEGAS - Los Angeles ...

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  14. Dodd-Frank: Why the bill's regulations only create bigger banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | State Press

    ... from left, Vice President Joe Biden, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.), Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) and Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.). (Win McNamee/Abaca Press/MCT) On ...

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

    Monday Apr 20 | The 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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  16. Petco gun ban an insult; keep the estate tax...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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  17. Which GOP Candidate Will the Koch Brothers Support in the Primary?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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  18. Lynch vote could be near as Senate looks for compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | 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

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

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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  20. McCain: GOP's Loretta Lynch Delay 'Payback' for Dems Using 'Nuclear Option'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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