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Harry Reid hospitalized after not feeling well Friday

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was hospitalized Friday morning after he wasn't feeling well.

Friday - 12/20/2013, 10:02am EST

Tags: Harry Reid

Shutdown deal in sight? Reid, McConnell optimistic

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid reported progress Monday toward a deal to avoid a threatened default and end a two-week partial government shutdown as President Barack Obama called congressional leaders to the White House to press for an end to the impasse.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 03:42am EDT

Tags: government shutdown, Harry Reid, Barack Obama, mitch mcconnell, John Boehner

Obama cites progress in talks; warns of default

President Barack Obama is sounding an optimistic note saying there has been progress in the Senate toward resolving a standoff over the nation's debt and the partial government shutdown. But he cautions that if Republicans don't cooperate, "we stand a good chance of defaulting."

Monday - 10/14/2013, 01:18pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, Barack Obama, Harry Reid, mitch mcconnell

Spending stumbling block to budget deal

Senate Republicans and Democrats hit an impasse Sunday over spending in their last-ditch struggle to avoid an economy-jarring default in just four days and end a partial government shutdown that's entering its third week.

Sunday - 10/13/2013, 09:43pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, President Barack Obama, Harry Reid, mitch mcconnell, Senate

Congress lumbers while threatened default looms

Republicans and Democrats in Congress lumbered through a day of political maneuvering Saturday while a threatened default by the Treasury crept uncomfortably closer and a partial government shutdown neared the end of its second week.

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 04:25pm EDT

Tags: government shutdown, Barack Obama, Harry Reid, mitch mcconnell, John Boehner

Gray: Reserves dwindling, services at risk

District funding for local services is caught in the middle of the tug-of-war over the budget on Capitol Hill. And cash available to keep services running are dwindling without congressional intervention.

Thursday - 10/10/2013, 08:56pm EDT

Tags: vincent gray, D.C. Budget, Harry Reid, charter schools, Medicaid

Holmes Norton, Gray confront Obama, Reid over D.C. funding

Two D.C. leaders trying to make sure the District continues operations during the federal shutdown had what some described as heated exchanges Wednesday with President Barack Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid.

Thursday - 10/10/2013, 09:25am EDT

Tags: shutdown, government shutdown, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Vince Gray, Harry Reid, obama, Colleen Kelleher

DC mayor appeals to Reid to free city's funds

Wednesday - 10/09/2013, 06:40pm EDT

Tags: Harry Reid, Vince Gray, shutdown, D.C.

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