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Reid Remarks On The Budget Agreement

“I congratulate the budget negotiators on reaching an agreement yesterday to roll back the painful and arbitrary cuts of the sequester and prevent another dangerous government shutdown in the New Year.” “Neither side got everything it wanted in these negotiations… That is why I will push for an extension of unemployment insurance, as well as…


Reid Remarks on the Budget and Immigration Reform

“Senate Republicans have objected to a conference time and again… They know that a budget conference would only put the spotlight on divisions within the House Republican caucus.” “One year ago this week, when President Obama signed a directive suspending deportation of upstanding young people… who were brought to this country as children.” “Thanks to…