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SHOT: Leader Harry Reid Calls House Republicans “Untoward” For Not Holding Weekend Votes. “I think it is just untoward — and that’s the kindest word I can say — for the House of Representatives to be out this weekend,” Reid said on the Senate floor this morning, “I think this is a very bad picture for our country to have the House of Representatives out for this weekend.”  (Sunlen Miller, “With Senate in Session This Weekend, Reid Says It’s ‘Untoward’ for the House to Take the ‘Weekend Off,’ ABC News, 7/21/11)


CHASER: Leader Reid Cancels Weekend Votes. “@mkraju: Senators catching flights home now – weekend votes ain’t gonna happen, we’re told.” (Manu Raju, 7/22/11)