BLOOMBERG: Senate Republicans Force Historic Rule Change to Advance Gorsuch. Nobody “forced” anything. The Senate voted on it in full compliance with the precedent established by former Democrat Majority Leader Harry Reid, that it takes only 51 votes to change a rule.
In 2013, Chuck Schumer blasted the alleged obstructionist tactics by Republicans to use the filibuster in the Senate. Harry Reid, who was the Senate Majority Leader at the time, then invoked the “nuclear option” to override the Republican minority opposition to Obama’s picks to lead federal agencies. Now, he is making statements to the opposite, […]
I THINK THE DEMOCRATS WILL SOON BE REGRETTING HARRY REID’S CROSSING THE NUCLEAR THRESHOLD: McConnell won’t rule out nuclear option for Supreme Court nominee. “Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell Sunday refused to rule out the possibility...Show More Summary
Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is finally leaving Washington D.C. after decades of stonewalling and bogus lies lobbed against his...
Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) did not mince words about how his feeling towards FBI Director James Comey and the alleged...
On Wednesday, Senate Democrats elected New York senator Charles Schumer as minority leader to succeed outgoing Majority Leader Harry Reid. In an effort to counter the Republican wave of victories that caught Democrats by surprise onShow More Summary
Sen. Chuck Schumer is on the verge of becoming Democrats' next Senate leader, a major stylistic change of pace from outgoing Harry Reid.
Jon Ralston: “Yet about one thing Trump was right: Harry Reid built this. After two years of boosting voter registration among key Democratic demographics, the retiring Senate majority leader has brought turnout among Hispanics in the state to record levels. [...]
Hey, John McCain, remember your promise that Republicans will be united in opposing a Supreme Court nominee from Hillary Clinton? Guess what that means for Democrats: Outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) said he is confident...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid says he is convinced that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will nominate Judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court if she is elected president. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the next president will choose the person to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
Twenty-two Democratic senators and one independent sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Harry Reid Wednesday seeking to keep a rider that blocks federal research into gun violence out of annual appropriations bills. Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid went on a tear ahead of a meeting that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other GOP leaders were planning with Donald Trump, Roll Call reports. Said Reid: “When they get together, they can talk about [...]
“I’ve spent enough time with my family. I always kind of believe in quality, not quantity, so I’m fine.” — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), quoted by the Associated Press on his retirement plans.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) may seek the removal of Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) as the head of the Democratic National Committee this week in a meeting with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Yahoo News reported, citing aides who are helping set up the meeting. “We’ve been in...
WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said he thinks it's time that women ran the United States. "Why not?" he replied Tuesday when The Huffington Post raised the possibility of having women serve as both president and vice president simultaneously. "I believe we should make up for lost time," he added. Show More Summary
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid's retirement after three decades has created a rare open seat that offers Republicans their one real shot at winning a state now held by the Democrats. With their slim Senate majority under siege around the country, Republicans are determined to replace Reid with one of their own, Rep. Show More Summary
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) said that he thinks his party will win back the majority in the Senate this year, The Hill reports. Said Reid: “We only need four (seats) to take the majority. With the numbers I’ve [...]
Washington, D.C. -- During the ongoing battle between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid over the SCOTUS...
Harry Reid, taking names and kicking a. In a speech Thursday morning, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid lambasted his GOP colleagues for obstructing President Obama's Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland. Reid focussed on the Republican...Show More Summary
[Content Note: Bigotry.]This girl Senate Minority Leader is on fire!Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid (D-Nev.) on Thursday delivered a fierce rebuke of the Republican Party and its top leaders, who he argues paved the way for theShow More Summary