Harry Reid: Still waiting for 'serious' fiscal cliff offer from GOP29, 2012. House Speaker John Boehner accused Democrats Thursday of failing to outline specific cuts to avert a fiscal cliff that threatens to send the economy into recession.
Reid must wrestle with undecided Dems to reform filibuster rulesSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) could be short on votes he needs to force changes to the Senate's filibuster rules, as nine Democratic senators sit on the fence about the proposed reforms.
Fiscal Cliff Talks: Harry Reid Doesn't Understand John Boehner's BrainHarry Reid (D-Nev.) has promised that Social Security would be <a href="http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/reid-no-messing-with-social-security" target="_hplink">off the table</a> in the on-going negotiations to avoid the fiscal cliff, but ...
Harry Reid's history of launching personal attacksWASHINGTON - To those who have watched Harry Reid over the years, the insult he lodged at the expense of House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday was hardly a surprise.
Obama on road; GOP snubs his 'cliff' offer"Democrats are on the same page," said Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev. "The president has made his proposal -- we need a proposal from them.
Harry Reid Calls GOP Attacks On Susan Rice 'Outrageous,' 'Unmoored From ...Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) on Tuesday blasted three key Republicans who are attacking U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice over the Obama administration's handling of the Benghazi incident.
Cliff Talk: Boehner, McConnell, Reid, Pelosi, CarneyFour top congressional leaders - House Speaker John Boehner (R. Ohio), Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D.
Harry Reid: Republican know where we standDoesn`t make sense at times Jamie….early yesterday we had a neutral tone until Harry Reid perked up and said the talks were going nowhere….
Harry Reid puts his finger on the 'nuclear option' buttonSo here's today's update in the slow, inexorable march towards filibuster reform: Democrats took yet another step in the direction of changing the rules by a simple majority vote - i.e.
Bob Dole HospitalizedFormer Senate Republican Leader and presidential nominee Bob Dole has been hospitalized at Walter Reed Army Medical Hospital, according to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. Reid, D-Nev., told colleagues on the floor of the U.S. Senate Tuesday ...
Reid: Tie debt ceiling to fiscal cliff dealSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid laid down a firm marker Tuesday: raising the debt ceiling has to be part of a deal on the fiscal cliff.
Steve Speak: Reforming the filibuster won't helpSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. pauses as he meet with reporters on Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, following a Democratic strategy session.
MILLER: Harry Reid goes nuclearForget about bipartisanship; Harry Reid has decided there's no option that goes too far if it means diluting the influence of Republicans.
Reid introduces bill extending federal guarantees for bank accountsSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) on Monday introduced legislation that would extend a guarantee program for certain bank accounts, a move major financial institutions say is critical to maintaining the stability of the financial system.
Harry Reid's VirusHarry Reid put that to rest Wednesday afternoon by aborting a bipartisan Congressional push to strengthen the nation's digital defenses.
Harry Reid Called Filibuster Reform He Now Supports 'Illegal' and 'Un-American'Harry Reid was against the filibuster rule change before coming out for it. In 2005, when Republicans threatened to change the rules to weaken Senate Democrats, Reid was a vocal opponent.
Wall Street Stumbles After Harry Reid's 'Fiscal Cliff' WarningNEW YORK - Stocks slumped on Wall Street Tuesday after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said he was frustrated by the lack of progress in talks over the U.S.
Ugly Politics Sparks Stock Sell-Off: Harry Reid Notes Little Progress On ...Politics is an ugly thing. With ongoing negotiations surrounding the fiscal cliff in Washington, the top Democrat in the Senate, Harry Reid, sparked a risk-asset sell-off on Tuesday after noting "little progress" had been made between his party and the ...
How to Make Harry Reid's Power Grab Work for ConservativesSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D–NV) is expected to try to change the rules of the Senate to shut out the voices of the minority party in the new Congress.
Reid agenda: Filibuster crackdown, tax increasesHarry Reid embraced his role as a more empowered Senate majority leader Wednesday, calling for a major fiscal deal in the lame duck session while vowing a new push on immigration reform and an overhaul of filibuster rules in the new Congress.