Harry Reid: This McConnell proposal sounds pretty good

“He spent a great deal of time working on this. I commend him for his thoughtful and unique proposal, something that we have to look at very closely,” Reid, a Nevada Democrat, said on the Senate floor. “I’m heartened by what I read. This is a serious proposal, and I commend the Republican leader for coming forward with it.”…

Reid said he would discuss the plan with his Democratic caucus later Wednesday. “I’m studying it and discussing it with my senators,” he said.