Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was hospitalized today following a car crash on a Nevada highway Friday afternoon, reports CNN. The Highway Patrol confirmed the news and it appears that the politician's injuries are not life-threatening.Apparently the vehicle Reid was traveling in collided with another vehicle on the freeway at around 1pm local time. Reid was traveling in a caravan of four vehicles headed north on Interstate 15 at the time of the accident. One of the other vehicles drove...Read Full Story
Harry Reid, Democratic Senate Majority Leader, said in a private conversation, before President Obama was elected, (via NYPost.com): “The nation was ready for a black presidential candidate, especially a ‘light-skinned’ African-American like Obama ‘with no Negro dialect, unless he wanted to have one,’ ” according to a new book. The comment had people, including Liz Cheney, up in arms. The quote was released in a new book, and Reid has since apologized for his "poor choice of words and...Read Full Story
Democrat Harry Reid is the U.S. Senate Majority Leader. He came under fire in early 2010 for making 'racist' comments about President Obama before he was elected. See more about Harry Reid here.