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Trump’s hand-picked candidate Danny Tarkanian attacks opponent Susie Lee as “wealthy elite”

Republican Congressional candidate Danny Tarkanian, who abandoned his primary challenge of Senator Dean Heller at the direction of President Donald Trump, is chiding his...
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Mi Familia Vota: Question 3 hurts minorities, low-income communities

Mi Familia Vota, a national nonprofit with a record of active organization within Southern Nevada's Latino communities, announced its opposition to Question 3 Friday,...

FiveThirtyEight likes Democratic chances in Nevada House seats

A FiveThirtyEight analysis of polls gives Democrats a 75 percent chance of winning control the U.S. House, and gives Susie Lee, the Democratic nominee...
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Sebelius reports Sandoval won’t endorse Laxalt

Gov. Brian Sandoval intends to make no endorsement in the race to succeed him.Sandoval's decision was reported on Twitter Thursday by KLAS-TV PoliticsNOW co-host...
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Environmental groups redoubling outreach to people of color

Communities of color are more vulnerable to environmental health hazards, the impacts of climate change and environmental injustices.National reports continue to confirm the persistence...
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Michigan: Oops, didn’t mean to sign Nevada on to anti-abortion brief

On Wednesday the Current reported that Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt signed on to a multi-state amicus brief supporting an Ohio law that prohibits...
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Lois Tarkanian takes to Breitbart to blast Lee, defend her son

In an article published Tuesday on Breitbart, Lois Tarkanian, the mother of Danny Tarkanian, the GOP nominee for the open seat in Nevada’s Third...
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Rosen tries to make wages a campaign issue

Sen. Dean Heller told attendees of a Latin Chamber of Commerce event last week that he doesn’t believe minimum wage should be set at...

Laborers Local 872 endorses Heller

Laborers Union Local 872 endorsed Republican Sen.Dean Heller for reelection, Heller's campaign announced in a release Tuesday. The release followed an announcement tweeted by...
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Cortez Masto continues call to reform (but not abolish) ICE

At a roundtable event with Southern Nevada media Friday, Catherine Cortez Masto came down strong against the Trump Administration, its “zero tolerance” immigration policy...


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