VIDEO: Senator Reid Discusses Opening Of 114th Congress

“We’re going to continue to fight for good things for this country. We understand the rich are getting richer, the poor are getting poorer, the middle class is being squeezed literally out of existence. And we’re going to do everything we can to fulfill the expectations the middle class has that we will continue to fight for them.”

Republicans Blocked More Than 73 Amendment Votes This Congress Alone

Senate Republicans and Senator McConnell in particular have spent a lot of time pretending to want more amendment votes. But the fact is that this Congress alone, Senate Republicans have blocked more than 73 amendment votes from taking place on the floor.

Senate Democrats Are #Up4Climate

Senate Democrats held an all-night talkathon on the Senate floor to stand up for climate change.

Senate Breaks Nominations Gridlock

The rules change brought about by Senator Reid and the Democratic Caucus is already providing important results in breaking the gridlock that has stymied the efficiency of government over the past few years …

Republicans Vote To Block Nominations, Then Flip To Support Them

Since Senator Reid and the Democratic Caucus voted to change the rules governing nominations, Senate Republicans have routinely voted to block nominations that they themselves support.