Sen. Reid Reverses Himself on His Call for a Clean Debt Ceiling Vote

May 25, 2011 | 1:31 PM EDT
As recently as last month, Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) was pushing for a clean debt ceiling measure. "You don't have to have a lot of things attached to raising the debt ceiling. You can do that separately," he told reporters at an April 14th press conference.