Senators pay tribute to historian, retiring after 4 decades Consulted by reporters, senators, staff and luminaries alike, Ritchie has authored more than a dozen books, including three textbooks, said Minority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. Author...Show More Summary
Still not onboard with fast-tracking the Trans-Pacific Partnership Under the rubric of "prioritize jobs" Democratic Sens. Tammy Baldwin (WI), Sherrod Brown (OH), Al Franken (MN), Gary Peters (MI), Brian Schatz (HI), Tom Udall (NM), the...Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, at odds once again Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid is working to up-end Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's plan to quickly pass fast-track authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Show More Summary
Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada reminded reporters in the Capitol that he consistently has opposed President Barack Obama's bid for "fast track" authority on trade negotiations. Under fast track — which, in a partisan twist, congressionalShow More Summary
Minority Leader Harry Reid is promising to give ol' Mitch "filibuster" McConnell a taste of his own medicine on the trade deal McConnell hopes to push through. Not so fast, says Reid, who first wants to see action on an infrastructure funding bill and reforming the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). Show More Summary
Right-wing media have baselessly speculated for months that Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) was injured in a physical altercation, and now, a Las Vegas man claims to have invented the false rumor to see whether it might become fodder for theShow More Summary
The Washington state Democrat, once famously dubbed "just a mom in tennis shoes," is the reason behind an uncomfortable power standoff between two men who intend to lead the Democrats after Minority Leader Harry Reid retires. [...] Murray,...Show More Summary
How stupid is the right-wing media? Stupid enough to circulate a ridiculous story about how the mob beat up Sen. Harry Reid. That was pretty insane, but a Nevada man just proved that there really aren't any depths to which they won't plunge. Show More Summary
We've all been taken in by satire sites, but Power Line Blog author John Hinderaker managed to be duped by a Las Vegas jokester. Hinderaker has been desperate to "prove" that Harry Reid was beaten up by the Mob. That's so much sexier...Show More Summary
A man who spread the rumor that Harry Reid got beat up admits he made up the story. Larry Pfeifer said he made up a story about Reid’s eye injury, which the senator incurred during an admittedly-bizarre exercise accident, after reading an unsubstantiated rumor in a conservative blog of Reid being beaten up by the [...]
A Las Vegas man claims that he concocted a bogus story about Harry Reid's brother beating up Reid to see whether he could get right-wing media outlets and blogs to run with it. He did. All without any corroboration or even requiring the man, Larry Pfeifer, to provide his true identity. Read More ?
The NRSC is hoping they can land Rep. Joe Heck Leading Off: • NV-Sen: Rep. Joe Heck has repeatedly said that he doesn't want to run for Harry Reid's open Senate seat next year, but national Republicans have never given up hope that they can change his mind. Show More Summary
Today's comic by Matt Bors is The Whiteness Fairy: Dana Perino still flapping her gums. This time it's about Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid: “He’s an absolutely poisonous figure in Washington, D.C., he’s been a disaster for the country,”...Show More Summary
By Richard K. Barry Dana Perino, White House press secretary under President George W. Bush, doesn't like Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.). In fact, she has called him “poisonous.”“He’s an absolutely poisonous figure in Washington,...Show More Summary
Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid has a profound grasp of Senate procedure and a new nothing-left-to-lose attitude that is going to make Republican leader Mitch McConnell's job for the next year and a half a living hell. Starting with...Show More Summary
As day 150 of Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch’s wait for a vote to replace current AG Eric Holder began, it looked like political pressure and a procedural threat from Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) might have sufficiently loosened the jar to ensure Lynch a confirmation vote some time next week. That didn’t stop [...]
The full video and transcript of Rachel Maddow's interview with Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid talks with Rachel Maddow about how the Supreme Court's ruling in Citizens United has hurt American politics, and discusses...
Rachel Maddow asks Senator Harry Reid about the story of Senator John McCain once threatening to
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid tells Rachel Maddow how the Senate changed as a greater number of female senators were elected, and why he thinks the...