Reid: This is not ‘get even time’

Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidFranken emerges as liberal force in hearings GOP eyes new push to break up California court The DC bubble is strangling the DNC MORE (D-Nev.) says he will work with Republicans when he's in the minority, vowing it will not be “get-even time.”

Reid said Democrats, who lost the Senate in the midterm elections, will not operate the way Republicans did as the minority party, accusing them of obstruction.

"We want to legislate. We’re not for stalling," he told reporters Thursday.

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Reid, who will be minority leader in the next Congress, also brushed back at GOP criticism of his management of the Senate. Republicans say Reid blocked votes on crucial measures.

"Anyone thinking that I stopped votes from occurring is just simply not valid," he said.

Reid also announced Thursday that Sens. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenFranken emerges as liberal force in hearings Women's marches draw huge crowds as Trump takes office Warren: 'I'm here to fight back' MORE (D-Mass.) and Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharFranken emerges as liberal force in hearings Justice requires higher standard than Sessions Booker is taking orders from corporate pharmaceuticals MORE (D-Minn.) are joining his leadership team.

Asked what Warren would do, Reid responded, "I expect her to be Elizabeth Warren."

He praised Klobuchar for working across party lines.