Reid Falls, Dislocates Shoulder

By Dan Friedman

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., missed the start of Senate proceedings on Wednesday after dislocating his shoulder earlier in the morning while jogging.


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Reid fell during his regular morning run, spokesman Adam Jentleson said. The senator was treated at a hospital for a dislocated shoulder and a cut above his left eye.

Jentleson said that Reid is back at the Senate, "is totally fine" and "is in good spirits and is joking about it."

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