RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Harry Reid

Harry Reid
A collection of news and information related to Harry Reid published by this site and its partners.

Top Harry Reid Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Obama's last chance to save his legacy

    Obama's last chance to save his legacy
    The mutiny started in West Virginia, and within four hours, Republicans had seized control of the U.S. Senate from President Barack Obama's Democratic Party. Ouch. Watching a national referendum on, well, himself unfold Tuesday night, Barack Obama saw...
  • Republicans seize Senate, set up clash with Obama

    WASHINGTON Republicans seized control of the U.S. Senate Tuesday, mobilizing voter discontent with President Barack Obama across the country and setting up partisan economic and foreign policy showdowns over the final two years of his presidency. The...
  • 'We took the hill,' Sen. Pat Roberts says after GOP win in Kansas

    'We took the hill,' Sen. Pat Roberts says after GOP win in Kansas
    GOP Sen. Pat Roberts won a fourth term in the Senate on Tuesday, pulling out a win in what proved to be an unusually tough race for the Republicans in the GOP-dominated midterm election. After a close, roller-coaster campaign, the 78-year-old...
  • 'We have swept this nation,' North Carolina Republican Tillis says

    Republican Thom Tillis unseated first-term Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan in this closely divided state, after a campaign that served as a nasty and free-spending battleground for outside groups on both sides. Tillis, whose tenure as speaker of the...
  • With Republican Senate, many eye a device-tax repeal

    WASHINGTON Tuesday's Republican victories in the U.S. Senate are inspiring strong optimism among medical device companies in Minnesota and nationwide for a repeal of the 2.3 percent tax on their products. But repealing the unpopular medical-device tax...
  • Closely divided Senate is rare; how will the chamber function?

    In 1953, with Republicans holding a one-seat majority as the new Senate convened, independent Oregon Sen. Wayne Morse saw himself in a unique position of power. To reinforce the point, he made a conspicuous entrance to the chamber on the session’s...
  • The dilemma in endorsing Dick Durbin for U.S. Senate

    The dilemma in endorsing Dick Durbin for U.S. Senate
    Six years ago we struggled with an endorsement for a U.S. Senate seat. We recalled the last time an Illinoisan rose to the top of the Senate: Minority Leader Everett McKinley Dirksen, a Republican, was known for his civility and his willingness to set...
  • Department of Justice defends health care law subsidies

    The Department of Justice and several lawmakers defended President Barack Obama's signature health care law in a federal appeals court Monday, arguing that the statute always intended to provide subsidies for all Americans. In new briefs, lawyers for the...
  • Republicans expect gains, but many races close on election day

    Republicans expect gains, but many races close on election day
    Republicans are poised to make major gains and possibly recapture control of the U.S. Senate on Tuesday in midterm elections that could serve as a public referendum on President Barack Obama's job performance. Millions of Americans will cast ballots to...
  • Mitch McConnell wins re-election in Kentucky

    Mitch McConnell wins re-election in Kentucky
    Sen. Mitch McConnell was elected to a sixth term Tuesday, putting the veteran Capitol deal maker on track to achieve his longtime goal of becoming the Senate’s majority leader. McConnell successfully used the state’s deep opposition to...
  • McConnell holds off Grimes in Kentucky for sixth term and chance at leading U.S. Senate

    LEXINGTON, Ky. U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell held off Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes in Tuesday's election to win a sixth term and quite possibly a promotion to majority leader of the United States Senate. McConnell, 72,...