LAS VEGAS (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is hosting his first town hall on Twitter.
The Nevada Democrat says he will answer questions about Washington’s job creation plans during a half-hour forum Wednesday at 1 p.m.
Nevada has the highest unemployment rate in the nation.
Reid is urging Republicans to pass President Barack Obama’s jobs plan.
Twitter users can send Reid questions any time between now and the town hall.
Participants are asked to include the hashtag (hash)AskReidTH in their questions.
Reid and his staff will decide which questions to answer.
His responses will be posted on Twitter.
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