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Reid Statement On Passage Of The National Defense Authorization Act

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement after the Senate passed the National Defense Authorization Act of 2013. The bill was approved by a vote of 98 to 0. “I applaud my colleagues for supporting our men and women in uniform as they risk their lives around the globe to defend us. I…


Reid Statement On Veterans Day

Washington D.C.– Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid issued the following statement on Veterans Day: “Bravery and courage come in many forms, and on this Veterans Day we honor the men and women who have exhibited these virtues in service to our nation and to the American people. In each decade, there are those who threaten…


Reid Marks One Year Since The Mission Against Osama bin Laden

Washington, D.C.- Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement marking one year since President Obama ordered the mission that successfully ended the search for Osama bin Laden: “One year ago, President Obama gave the order that brought Osama bin Laden to justice. That day, terrorist organizations that threaten our country received an unmistakable message:…


Reid Statement On Plan To Withdraw Troops From Afghanistan

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following statement today on the President’s announcement regarding troop drawdown from Afghanistan: “The President’s plan to begin withdrawing troops from Afghanistan is a critical step in the right direction. I commend the many brave members of our Armed Forces who have served there and thank them for their…