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Lightweight Harry Reid


Appropriately enough, minority leader Harry Reid capped the Democrats’ shameful performance with a speech packed with lies, distortions, and idiocies. Perhaps that’s what he needed to do to hold on to his leadership position. But no responsible statesman would deliver the rant that he did. (And, of course, his fellow Democrats whom I heard today — Leahy, especially — were as bad.)


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