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Cortez Masto tells Senate colleagues to defy Trump, reopen government

Speaking on the Senate floor Thursday, Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto called on President Trump to reopen shuttered government agencies, and highlighted the impact the...
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Togliatti leaving MGM to run Department of Public Safety again

Gov. Steve Sisolak today appointed longtime law enforcement and casino veteran George Togliatti to run the Department of Public Safety, a position Togliatti held...

As shutdown drags on, bills start piling up for federal workers, tribes go without

As the partial government shutdown hits nearly three weeks with no end in sight, households are about to go without paychecks, and tribal communities...
going home

Horsford lands spot on Ways and Means

Rep. Steven Horsford will be the first Nevada congressman to serve on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee since former Rep. Shelley Berkley...
Las Vegas Strip

Sisolak ousts Harris, appoints former MGM attorney to chair Control Board

Gov. Steve Sisolak is replacing Gaming Control Board chairwoman Becky Harris, who led the board through the formation of proposed rules to reign in...
summerlin

Shutdown not derailing real estate, yet, but “probably not good” for market

Federal employees are going without work in some cases, or working without pay in others, but if you’re looking to buy or sell your...
the great county of Clark

Clark County is all that, county spokesperson says

"It's that time of year," writes Clark County Public Information Officer Erik Pappa, "when I send out my annual note to the news media...
Marilyn Kirkpatrick

Kirkpatrick comes out swinging, wants pot money spent on homelessness

The Clark County Commission is considering a proposal from its new chairwoman, Marilyn Kirkpatrick, to spend a windfall of marijuana business license fee revenue...
Sisolak and Ford

Gov. Sisolak’s first official act: Task force on sexual harassment

Following his inauguration midday Monday, Gov. Steve Sisolak issued his first executive order: the creation of a task force focused on sexual harassment and...
look what she's got

Nevada delegation eager to shake things up

Like refugees returning from an eight-year exile, Democrats took control of the House of Representatives Thursday, eager to tackle a broad agenda that includes...

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