Retiring Sen. Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidBiden fails to break GOP 'fever' Nevada governor signs law making state first presidential primary Infighting grips Nevada Democrats ahead of midterms MORE on (D-Nev.) on Saturday blasted FBI Director James Comey, calling for him to be investigated in light of a report that the CIA secretly concluded Russia was trying to help Donald TrumpDonald TrumpGuardian Angels founder Curtis Sliwa wins GOP primary in NYC mayor's race Garland dismisses broad review of politicization of DOJ under Trump Schumer vows next steps after 'ridiculous,' 'awful' GOP election bill filibuster MORE win the presidency.

"I think [Comey] should be investigated by the Senate, he should be investigated by other agencies of the government, including the security agencies," Reid told MSNBC. 

"You look at the accounts we have just in the press the last few days its stunning, stunning, the conclusions reached by the press. Thank goodness we've got them still around ... this is not fake news, okay?" he added.
The Washington Post on Friday reported that the CIA concluded Russia was intervening in the election specifically to help Trump.
Reid said he believed Comey was aware of the concerns of Russian interference in the election but chose not to release the information before Election Day.
"I am so disappointed in Comey. He has let the country down for partisan purposes," he added, calling for the FBI head's resignation.

In his interview, he also praised Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamThe Hill's Equilibrium — Presented by NextEra Energy — Tasmanian devil wipes out penguin population The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Biden support, gas tax questions remain on infrastructure This week: Senate set for voting rights fight MORE (R-S.C.) for his efforts to investigate Russia's influence on the election.

"I believe Lindsey Graham is a voice of concern," Reid said.

Graham this week said he would lead an investigation into Russia's involvement in the election.