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Harry Reid on Chuck Schumer: 'I told him if you need my help, you got it'
Harry Reid on Chuck Schumer: 'I told him if you need my help, you got it'

Nevada Sen. Harry Reid signaled his early support for New York Sen. Charles Schumer as the next Democratic leader in the Senate. "Schumer, in 22 months if he plays his cards right, should be able to do it," Reid said in an interview with the Los Angeles Times. "I told him if you need my help, you got it." Schumer is currently the No. 3 Democrat in the Senate, leading the party's policy and messaging operation. He previously led the party's campaign committee in 2006 and 2008, helping build what was briefly a 60-seat Democratic supermajority that was critical to advancing President Obama's agenda early in his term. But while Reid's endorsement...

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