Reid, Angle trade barbs in Nevada debate

Republican Senate candidate Sharron Angle, left, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, right, are joined by moderator Mitch Fox during a televised Nevada Senate debate Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

October 14, 2010 6:45:51 PM PDT
In a crackling campaign debate, Republican challenger Sharron Angle attacked Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Thursday night as a career politician who lives in a Washington condominium and has voted to raise taxes 300 times. The four-term veteran called his party-backed rival extreme and accused her of distorting his record.