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Reid Remarks Honoring Native American Code Talkers

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid spoke in Emancipation Hall at a Congressional Gold Medal ceremony honoring the Native American Code Talkers of World War II. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: According to the first pilgrims to arrive on this continent Native Americans did not farm the land, so they did not truly…


Reid Statement On Passing Of Elouise Cobell

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid today made the following statement on the passing of Elouise Cobell, for whom he recently co-sponsored legislation which would bestow upon her the Congressional Gold Medal for her perseverance in pursuit of justice for Native Americans: “I’m saddened to hear of the passing of Elouise Cobell, a true…