Senate Democrats

A New Year, a New Tone

As the Senate convened for the first time in 2012, Nevada Senator Harry Reid (D-Nevada) took to the floor calling on Democrats and Republicans to set a new congressional collegial tone: “Every matter that Congress takes up shouldn’t be a fight.”

Gridlock and obstructionism must be a marker of the past. With the new year comes new opportunities to work together, for the sake of economic recovery and job growth.

Click below to learn about Congress’s tasks in the days ahead: