U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., will reportedly take over next week as the point person for the compromise climate-and-energy bill being crafted by Sens. John Kerry, D-Mass., Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Joe Lieberman, I-Conn. Reid faces a tough task on moving forward with the bill this year, given that he has to tackle Wall Street reform, a Supreme Court nomination, financial-recovery measures and his re-election race.

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