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The Inside Story Of How Citizens United Has Changed Washington Lawmaking

2 days agoNews : Huffington Post

Lobbyists and trade groups have pumped huge sums into the coffers of super PACs and nonprofits connected to Speaker John Boehner, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ever since the Citizens United decision. Show More Summary

Reid puts Boehner on spot over Homeland Security funding bill

In a surprise turn of events, Democratic Minority Leader Harry Reid put the brakes on a Tuesday proposal from Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to pass a "clean" Homeland Security funding bill. Before Senate Democrats agree to that course of action, Reid said House Speaker John Boehner must signal his support for such a bill. Show More Summary

McConnell Offers Clean DHS Funding Bill; Reid Balks

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) offered to pass a clean appropriations bill funding the Department of Homeland Security through the end of the fiscal year, but Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) balked, saying...Show More Summary

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Harry Reid: In the Feb. 15 Section A, an article about Sen. Harry Reid's political future included a photo caption that gave his title as Senate majority leader. The Nevada Democrat is the Senate's minority leader.

HARRY REID OPENED PANDORA’S BOX: House conservatives push McConnell to gut filibuster. A growing…

HARRY REID OPENED PANDORA’S BOX: House conservatives push McConnell to gut filibuster. A growing number of House GOP conservatives are pressuring Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) on Thursday to invoke the “nuclear option” and change the chamber’s rules to pass a bill defunding President Obama’s executive actions on immigration. Reps. Raúl Labrador (R-Idaho) and […]

FIRST PHOTO: Battered Harry Reid on Senate Floor

Nevada Senator and former Majority leader Harry Reid made his first appearance on the Senate floor since his “workout accident.” Reid had a run-in with a resistance band and the band won. Harry Reid said he was hurt by a … Continue reading ?

Mitch McConnell and 'regular order': Just flirting or going steady?

New Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) promised senators late last year that he'd return to the "regular order" of debate and amendments that his predecessor, Democrat Harry Reid of Nevada, had abandoned. But as the Senate struggled to finish work last week on a bill to clear the...

The Senate is Finally Getting Back to ‘Normal’ After the Disastrous Reign of Democrats, Harry Reid

Yes, we have some major problems with the Senate but there was a little good news coming out of the upper chamber this week. The new Senate Majority Leader, Kentucky Republican Mitch McConnell, has gone back to allowing the minorityShow More Summary

Obama Has Only Vetoed 2 Bills. That's About to Change—Thanks to Democrats

Barack Obama hasn't needed to wield his veto pen very often during the first six years of his presidency. With Democrats holding a majority in the Senate for that entire time, then-Majority Leader Harry Reid could hold up any bills that weren't favored by Obama. Show More Summary

Harry Reid Attributes Smashed Face to Mysterious "Bands" 

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Last week, Senate majority leader Harry Reid broke his ribs and his face in a mysterious "exercise accident." Now, Harry Reid is speaking out on what the hell happened. We still don't get it. Read more...

Harry Reid could be blind in one eye after exercise injury

The 75-year-old Senate majority leader (D-Nev.) broke three ribs and suffered a concussion after a resistance band he was using to exercise snapped. The band also hit him in the eye, and he announced today that the accident may have left him blind in one eye. Show More Summary

Sen. Harry Reid Breaks Facial Bones, Ribs In Exercise Accident; Released From Hospital

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) suffered broken facial bones and ribs during a fall on exercise equipment at home. He was taken to St. Rose Dominican Hospital in Henderson, Nevada, then transferred to the University Medical Center in Las Vegas where he was admitted, then released Friday after overnight observation. Show More Summary

Senate majority leader hospitalized after exercise accident

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid broke ribs and facial bones when a piece of exercise equipment malfunctioned during a workout at his Henderson, Nevada, home, his office said in a statement on Friday....Show More Summary

Sen. Harry Reid broke his face while exercising at home

This is not the most dignified way to step down as Senate majority leader.

Harry Reid Suffers Broken Ribs & Bones In His Face When Exercise Band Breaks at Home

Reid suffered an accident in 2011 when he fell during an exercise run. Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) suffered broken ribs and broken bones in his face when a resistance band he was working out with broke during … Continue reading ?

Harry Reid Spent New Years In the Hospital After Breaking Ribs and Facial Bones in Exercising Accident

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Outgoing Senate Majority leader Harry Reid was kept overnight in a Nevada hospital after breaking "a number of ribs and bones in his face" while exercising, CNN reports: The Nevada Democrat was using a piece of equipment to exercise on...

Harry Reid hospitalized after exercise accident

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid suffered broken bones in his ribs and face when a piece of exercise equipment malfunctioned during a workout at his Henderson, Nevada, home, his office said in a statement on Friday. Reid, a Democrat, was taken to a hospital in Henderson by his security detail for...

Harry Reid Breaks Face Bones, Ribs After Exercise Equipment Glitch

While we await today's update of the Glorious Leader's Hawaiian vacation, here is an update from Nevada on the outgoing senate majority leader's health condition. From ABC: Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid was injured today in an accident while exercising at his home in Henderson, Nevada. Show More Summary

Harry Reid Smashes His Face, Breaks Ribs in Exercise Accident

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid broke "a number of ribs and bones in his face" while exercising last night in his Henderson, Nevada home. Read more...

Senate leader Harry Reid injured by exercise equipment at home

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was hospitalized Thursday night in Nevada after suffering broken ribs and face bones during a fall on exercise equipment at his Las Vegas home, his office said Friday.

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