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Harry Reid

Harry Mason Reid is a retired American politician who served as a United States Senator from Nevada from 1987 to 2017, and as the state's senior Senator from 1989. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the Senate Minority Leader from 2015 to 2017, and had previously served as Majority Leader, Minority Whip, and Majority Whip. Wikipedia*

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Harry Reid has 4,014 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1984 House Proceeding as a Democratic Representative for Nevada's 1st district. The year with the most videos was 2009 with 289 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 4,441 views per program. Most appearances with Chuck Schumer (139), Nancy Pelosi (137), Dick Durbin (134). Most common tags: Democratic Party, Federal Budget, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10).

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U.S. Senator, D-NV View Map January 2, 1987 - January 3, 2017 Videos: 3,988 U.S. Representative, D-NV 1st January 3, 1983 - January 2, 1987 Videos: 26

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Session, Part 1

    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate approved the House-passed continuing resolution, which extends government funding until April 28. It also…

  • Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid Farewell Speech

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid Farewell Speech

    Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) gave his farewell speech from the Senate floor. He was retiring after 30 years in the Senate. He…

  • Senator Harry Reid Portrait Unveiling

    Senator Harry Reid Portrait Unveiling

    A ceremony was held to unveil the Senate Leadership Portrait of Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), who was retiring after…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    Following Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid’s (D-NV) farewell address, the Senate passed S. 2943, the National Defense…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate resumed debate on the 21st Century Cures Act, a $6.3 billion medical research bill, which also includes funding for Vice President…

  • Senate Tributes to Vice President Biden

    Senate Tributes to Vice President Biden

    Senators paid tribute to Vice President Biden following a vote to approve the 21st Century Cures Act, a $6.3 billion medical research bill…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

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