The Blog

Harry Reid Hospitalized

9:05 AM, Dec 20, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
Widget tooltip
Single Page Print Larger Text Smaller Text Alerts

NBC's Kasie Hunt reports on Twitter that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid "has been hospitalized."

".@SenatorReid has been hospitalized after not feeling well. He won't be working in the Senate today &remains in the hospital for observation," Hunt tweets. 

A statement from Reid's office confirms the report:

“Early this morning, Senator Reid was not feeling well and as a precaution decided to go to the hospital. Tests have been conducted and everything is normal. He is alert, resting and feeling better.

“Doctors have asked that he remain in the hospital for observation so he will not be working today.”

Recent Blog Posts

The Weekly Standard Archives

Browse 19 Years of the Weekly Standard

Old covers