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Kristee Watson

Democratic women team up to make legislative gains

State Assembly District 22 is a red-leaning district.  Kristee Watson, 36, wants to turn it blue, by defeating Republican opponent Melissa Hardy Nov. 6....
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Sanders rallies for Rosen, against “billionaires buying elections”

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, the progressive provocateur who energized young voters in his 2016 Presidential campaign, rallied Thursday alongside Rep. Jacky Rosen and other...

Ballot Question Backgrounder

A half-dozen ballot questions, including four state constitutional amendments, are on the Nevada ballot this year. Below are descriptions of the questions as they...
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Who are these people? An overview of CCSD, NSHE races

The Nevada Republican Party last week warned that the outcome of top-ballot races will have a tremendous impact on the state’s education policy, especially...

Guest op-ed: Heller’s penchant for privatizing hurts veterans’ health care

Senator Dean Heller markets himself as a friend of veterans, even while being MIA at many meetings of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, as...
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker campaigns with U.S. Rep Jacky Rosen and state Sen. Aaron Ford, who is running for Attorney General.

Booker stumps for Rosen and Ford, blasts GOP scaremongering

What drives people to the polls?Campaigning for Nevada Democrats Wednesday, U.S. Sen Cory Booker of New Jersey said he is optimistic that the issues,...
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Canvassers as diverse as the community push turnout

When people open up the voter guide handed out by One APIA Nevada, they will see election information in five languages: English, Tagalog, Mandarin,...
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Question 4: The quietest constitutional amendment

Voters approved a state constitutional amendment to exempt medical devices from sales tax the first time in 2016. Amendments must be approved twice to...

Heller misses more than half of Veterans Affairs hearings

U.S. Senator Dean Heller, who has made support of veterans a prominent part of his reelection campaign and its advertising, has missed more than...

Amy Tarkanian warns of witches, ISIS, LDS

During a radio interview with KKVV 1060am, "The Gospel Airship," Amy Tarkanian, wife of third district Republican congressional candidate Danny Tarkanian and former chair...


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