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Reid: Republicans Stand In The Way Of Jobs Bill, Continue To Push Plan To End Medicare

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor on Republican efforts to block reauthorization of the job-creating Economic Development Authority. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: Democrats in the Senate hoped to spend this week creating jobs.  Republicans are doing everything they can to make sure we…

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Reid: Republicans’ Determination To Disrupt Democrats’ Jobs-First Agenda Threatens Our Economy

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor about Republicans’ political games with the economy and Medicare. Mr. President, I welcome back my colleagues for what I hope will be a productive month. This new month is not unlike last month, or the month before, or the month before…

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Reid: To Keep Our Economy Moving In The Right Direction We Need To Work Together To Protect Middle Class Families

Washington, D.C. — Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement regarding the April employment figures released this morning showing that our economy added 244,000 jobs last month: “Today’s news that the economy added 244,000 jobs, including the most private sector jobs in over five years, is more evidence that our economy is headed back…

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Reid: Republicans Pay Lip Service To Jobs While Blocking Jobs Bill For Nearly Two Months

Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement after Republicans blocked the Small Businesses jobs bill: “At every turn, Republicans have blocked us from creating jobs. For nearly two months, they have held up our efforts to help small businesses innovate, grow and put Americans back to work. Now they have blocked this bill altogether, despite our efforts to…

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Reid Remarks On Small Business Innovation Bill

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “The bill before us on the Senate floor is the latest in a series of bills we’ve written to help small businesses grow. “It supports a research and development program – the Small…

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