Is Harry Reid a Modern-Day McCarthy?

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Aug. 12 2012 11:42 AM

Is Harry Reid a Modern-Day McCarthy?

Bob Schieffer recently compared Harry Reid's charges about Mitt Romney's taxes to McCarthyism. I discussed Reid's claim with national security journalist Eli Lake.

You can watch the whole conversation on BhTV.

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