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Reid Statement On Disaster Relief

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today: “In my recent comments criticizing House Republicans for threatening to betray Congress’ tradition of providing aid to disaster victims in a timely fashion regardless of region, I simply misspoke. I am proud to have been an advocate for disaster victims in the face…


Reid: With Budget Deadline Looming, Republicans Have Yet To Bring New Ideas, Reasonable Offer To The Table Since Senate Rejected Their Reckless Plan

Washington, DC—Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today regarding the natural disaster in Japan, an agreement on a three-week Continuing Resolution and Senate Democrats’ third jobs bill, the Small Business Innovation Research Reauthorization. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: “My thoughts and those of the entire United States Senate are with…


Reid Statement On Earthquake, Tsunami In Japan

Washington, DC— Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement after Japan was hit by an 8.9-magnitude earthquake and tsunami: “My thoughts are with the people of Japan today. I was saddened to hear of the destruction there. My sympathies are also with Japanese-Americans in Nevada and across America who may have loved ones in…