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Small desert town will remember Harry Reid even after he moves on
Small desert town will remember Harry Reid even after he moves on

One of the few signs of this mining town's most celebrated resident sits out on its lonely eastern flanks, disappearing into the desert like a dusty after-thought. Harry Reid Road is paved for just a few hundred yards before it turns to dirt, on its way to the town cemetery, where many of its namesake's family members are buried. There's an elementary school in his name nearby. When it comes to his obvious mark on this town, Reid's legacy is scant, and that's how the U.S. Senate majority leader has apparently always wanted it. Born and raised here, the miner's son who became one of Washington's most powerful figures and an ally to President Obama recently announced he was selling his...

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