Harry Reid Democrat (Elected 1986), NV Senate district

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Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) — Harry Reid was born in Searchlight, Nevada on Dec. 2, 1939. Reid earned an associate degree in science from Southern Utah State College in 1959 and a B.S. from Utah State University in 1961. While earning a law degree from George Washington School of Law in 1964, Reid served as a U.S. Capitol police officer. Reid was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives on Nov. 2, 1982 where he served two terms before being elected to the Senate on Nov. 4, 1986. Reid was elected Senate majority leader during the 110th, 111th and 112th Congresses. Reid was chairman of the Nevada Gaming Commission (1977-81), member and chairman of the South Nevada Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees (1967-69), and held various positions in Nevada state government prior to becoming a member of Congress. Reid married Landra Gould in 1959 and has five children: Lana, Rory, Leif, Josh, and Key. Source: Congressional Directory Online via GPO Access

In the 113th Congress, Harry Reid was a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Ex Officio).In the 112th Congress, Harry Reid was a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Ex Officio).In the 111th Congress, Harry Reid was a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Ex Officio).In the 110th Congress, Harry Reid was a member of the Senate Committee on Rules and Administration and the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (Ex Officio).

Harry Reid can be contacted at 202-224-3542 and 202-224-7327 (fax).

Total Campaign Contributions Received by Harry Reid: $8,057,430

Top 10 Organizations Funding

OrganizationContributions
Weitz And Luxenberg$157,250
Morgan And Morgan$97,900
Girardi And Keese$81,600
Law Offices of Peter G Angelos$61,000
League of Conservation Voters$58,680
Paul Weiss Et Al$55,200
Simmons Law Firm$55,200
Boyd Gaming$53,450
NORPAC$52,730
MGM Resorts International$50,990

Geographic Sources of Contributions

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