Harry Reid said in an interview that aired Wednesday, the Republican field for president in 2016 is full of “losers."
The Senate minority leader delivered some spirited blows while talking with CNBC’s John Harwood, calling his Republican counterpart Mitch McConnell “a lump of coal” and slamming alternative theories about how he sustained his eye injury.
“It shows the credibility of Rush Limbaugh. He’s the guy that got all of this started,” the Nevada Democrat said. “Why in the world would I come up with a story that I got hurt in my own bathroom with my wife standing there? How could anyone say anything like that.” Reid has said that he is now “sightless” out of his right eye, following hospitalization for an exercise accident at his Henderson, Nevada, home in which he broke bones in his face and several ribs, along with a concussion