Latest Harry Reid Stories

2006-01-21 12:48:39

By Jeremy Pelofsky WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President George W.

2006-01-21 11:42:27

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats accused Republicans on Saturday of using "doublespeak" and abusing their power in order to help special interest groups.

2006-01-17 17:35:53

By Richard Cowan and Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans proposed a tightening of lobbying laws on Tuesday in the wake of a mounting influence-peddling scandal that threatens their ability to retain control of Congress in November's elections.

2005-12-18 13:33:39

By Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid called the Republican-led Congress "the most corrupt in history" on Sunday, and distanced himself from lobbyist Jack Abramoff, at the center of an escalating probe.

2005-12-12 18:35:28

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democrats said on Monday that Republicans were denying lawmakers a chance to get new information on Iraq and the Bush administration's treatment of prisoners by having Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice give an unclassified briefing.

2005-11-16 12:55:10

By Thomas Ferraro WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid urged his Republican counterpart on Wednesday to withdraw a threat to change Senate rules to assure a confirmation vote on Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito.

2005-11-15 19:00:20

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Budget Committee leaders are seeking to further delay action on legislation to create a $140 billion fund to compensate asbestos victims, saying in a letter released on Tuesday that they are worried the program could run short of money.

2005-11-08 20:31:37

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - With Vice President Dick Cheney under mounting fire, his office together with the White House and the Republican Party responded with a coordinated counter-attack on Tuesday, accusing Sen. Harry Reid of malicious conduct "unbecoming" his role as Democratic leader.

2005-10-30 17:08:23

By Randall Mikkelsen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President George W.

2005-10-17 14:18:20

By Tom Doggett WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid on Monday urged President Bush to tap the government's emergency stockpile of heating oil to help bring down high heating fuel prices.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).