Reid Not Prepared To Accept Deal Yet. Call Your Senator Now! By Susie Madrak 12/18/12 9:46am Click here for reuse options! Via Greg Sargent: "A senior Senate Dem aide tells me that Reid is not prepared to accept the emerging deal yet; he wants to talk to his caucus about it first." Call your senator now. Tell them not to accept cuts to Social Security! Click here for reuse options!