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Reid Statement On Passage Of Patriot Act

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today on Senate passage of the Patriot Act: “Although the PATRIOT Act is not a perfect law, it provides our intelligence and law enforcement communities with crucial tools to keep America safe and thwart terrorism. While I am disappointed we were not able to include any…


Reid: We Should Not Allow A Moment’s Interruption In The Intelligence Community’s Ability To Protect The American People

Washington, D.C.–Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding Sen. Rand Paul holding up the Patriot Act. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: The national security of the United States is at stake, and the junior Senator from Kentucky is complaining that he has not been able…