Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was hospitalized Thursday after he broke several ribs and facial bones in a fall caused by broken exercise equipment.
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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid calls new House GOP plan an attempt to "torpedo" bipartisan solution.
Lawmakers warned another weekend session may be ahead.
The Senate's top Democrat said Thursday that he was pessimistic that Washington could avoid the impending fiscal cliff, accusing House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, of running the lower chamber as a "dictatorship."