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05/17/2013 01:09 pm ET | Updated May 17, 2013

Harry Reid Eyeing July For The 'Nuclear Option'

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is increasingly focused on the month of July as the time to exercise the so-called “nuclear option” and revisit filibuster reform, and he has privately told top advisers that he’s all but certain to take action if the Senate GOP blocks three upcoming key nominations, a senior Senate Democratic aide familiar with his thinking tells me.

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