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Reid Statement On Unanimous Republican Obstruction Of Yet Another Job Creating Measure

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement today after Republicans blocked yet another job creating measure, the Rebuild America Jobs Act, which would have put hundreds of thousands of Americans back to work. “Republicans have once again chosen to protect millionaires and billionaires instead of creating jobs for the middle class.…

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Heard from the Floor: Top Three Reasons to pass the Rebuild America Jobs Act

With 14 million Americans out of work, it’s time Republicans worked with Democrats to create jobs.  The bill in the U.S. Senate, called the Rebuild America Jobs Act, would create hundreds of thousands of jobs by investing in roads, railways and runways in critical states of disrepair – and the time to pass it is…

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Reid: Republicans Should Stop Siding With Millionaires Over The Middle Class, Work With Democrats To Create Jobs

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding Grover Norquist’s tax pledge and the Rebuild America Jobs Act. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: Tomorrow the Senate will vote on the Rebuild America Jobs Act, a plan to put hundreds of thousands of Americans…

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New Bill in the Senate Would Create Jobs, Make Our Roads Safer

Nevada Senator Harry Reid has introduced a bil that would repair our national infrastructure and put construction workers back on the job. Senators Amy Klobuchar (MN), Joe Manchin (WV), Barbara Boxer (CA), Chris Coons (DE), Bill Nelson (FL), Richard Blumenthal (CN), Diane Feinstein (CA), Carl Levin (MI), Robert Menendez (NJ) and Sherrod Brown (OH) are…

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Reid: Democrats Fight For The Middle Class While Republicans Fight For The Top One Percent

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid made the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding income inequality and the Rebuild America Jobs Act. Below are his remarks as prepared for delivery: This week Democrats introduced legislation that would put Americans back to work rebuilding this nation’s crumbling infrastructure. It will hire hundreds of…

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Fact Sheet: Rebuild America Jobs Act

KEY PROVISIONS Immediately Invests in Our Roads, Rails and Airports ($50 Billion):  The Senate bill provides $50 billion in immediate investments for highways, transit, rail and aviation, helping to modernize an infrastructure that now receives a grade of “D” from the American Society of Civil Engineers and putting hundreds of thousands of construction workers back…

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