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Reid: “Speak out against hate. Don’t let it go.”

“I’ve been involved in political life in Nevada since 1963,” Harry Reid told an audience gathered for a discussion of anti-Semitism Thursday at UNLV,...
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Bundy’s public land theory “simply delusional,” “fundamentally flawed,” judge rules

A Nevada state court judge dismissed rancher Cliven Bundy’s lawsuit claiming more than 58 million acres of federal lands should be turned over to...
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Nevada has nation’s smallest share of nonprofit employment

In 2017, 2.8 percent of Nevadans were employed in the nonprofit sector, the lowest percentage in the nation, according to the Bureau of Labor...
hegemony

Prezzy wannabes, Gramsci, and you

As everyone knows, the Mueller report, as hastily skimmed by Attorney General William Barr, proves conclusively that Donald Trump is the finest human being...
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Kihuen victim blasts despicable pro-Kihuen website

Remember that website somebody put up that attempts to defend disgraced former congressman, Las Vegas City Council candidate, and most obtuse man in Nevada...
shadow knows

Onerous fees, “antiquated” data system gum up juvenile justice, child welfare

Nevada could do more when it comes to child welfare and juvenile justice, whether providing resources that stop youth from entering the system altogether,...
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A “mere condition” of sale. Or as the Nye County sheriff puts it, “Hitler!!!!”

Even Adam Laxalt didn't argue Nevada's background check law was unconstitutional."According to its plain text, the Act preserves a preexisting right in Nevada to...
art looks a little 2003 TBH

Musk hopes to expand LVCVA’s proposed subway to downtown, stadium

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority wants to spend roughly $33 million dollars in tax money to enlist a company partly owned by...
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Wynn Resorts – “face and pride of gaming” – fined $20 million

Claiming shock and indignation, the Nevada Gaming Commission unanimously voted to levy the largest fine in state history -- $20 million -- against Wynn...
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Cortez Masto, Rosen sign on to child care bill

Families earning less than 150 percent of their state's median income would not pay more than 7 percent of their income on child care,...

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