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Daily Current: Heller made his bet

Dizzy Dean. This week Dean Heller scrambled to distance himself from Trump's border omnishambles. If, as seems likely, Heller is belittled and demeaned in...

Sisolak slams Trump effort to dump protections for pre-existing conditions

Efforts by President Trump and Congressional Republicans to eliminate the Affordable Care Act's coverage of pre-existing conditions could put as many as 1.2 million...
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New report argues Nevada laws aren’t protecting public education

Nevada has found itself near the bottom of another list. A new ‘Grading the States’ report from the Network for Public Education and the Schott...
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Clean energy groups outline agenda for Nevada

A clean energy industry association and a group closely aligned with former Sen. Harry Reid have a few energy ideas for Nevada's next governor,...

Daily Current: Las Vegas braces for visit from angry person

"Trump ends separations" declares the headline atop the Las Vegas newspaper this morning. Of course, families are still separated. And Trump & Co. has...

Cortez Masto: Trump started it, and executive order doesn’t fix it

President Donald Trump "caved" - as the New York Times put it - to pressure and signed an executive order to end policy that...

Sisolak proposes crowded debates

The more the merrier!  That’s what Democratic gubernatorial candidate Steve Sisolak is proclaiming when it comes to political debates this fall. In a letter to...

Daily Current: Heller tells Sessions to stop it

Better late than later. "We therefore ask you to halt implementation of the Department’s zero tolerance policy," wrote a dozen Republican senators Tuesday, including...

Daily Current: NV GOP dismayed, but not *that* dismayed

The buck stops...where? Leading the Current this morning, Nevada Republicans are dismayed about the U.S. separating migrant children from their parents and putting the...

Daily Current: Trump in Las Vegas, Laura Bush in the Post

Trump raises money for Heller in Las Vegas Saturday. You can be in the same photograph with Trump for a mere $15,000, and for...

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