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Cortez Masto to presidential candidates: “You have to show up” in Nevada

In a conference call with reporters Monday, Nevada Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto had one pressing piece of advice for Democratic presidential candidates: “You have...
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What every Nevadan should know about Wynn’s new Boston casino

If Nevada doubled the gambling, er, gaming tax, the rate would still be about half what casino corporations pay in Massachusetts.Wynn Resorts opened...
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Titus ‘won’t hesitate’ to call for impeachment ‘when the time is right’

WASHINGTON — Elvis Presley, wearing a smirk and a shiny gold tuxedo, guards the door outside of Dina Titus’ Capitol Hill office.It used...
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Cortez Masto tells “Grim Reaper” to allow background check vote

Since January when the current Congress was sworn in, the House of Representatives has passed and sent over to the Senate 265 pieces of...
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“We got things done” – Biden reminisces about working with segregationists

Joe Biden often harkens back to a more amiable time, when politicians crossed party lines more frequently.And at a fundraiser in New York Tuesday...
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Ford and 21 other attorneys general tell Senate to protect elections

The U.S. Senate must act to protect the 2020 elections from interference, Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford and attorneys general from 21 states said...
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Harris vows executive actions on immigration policy in Las Vegas visit

Sen. Kamala Harris said in Las Vegas Friday that as president she would push for comprehensive immigration reform but “until Congress gets its act...

Swalwell praises Nevada’s new gun laws but says national action needed

Flanked by survivors of gun violence, Democratic presidential candidate Eric Swalwell pitched his vision for national gun reform, saying he supports licensing, registries and...
State Assembly

‘Far left’s politics’ ruled legislative session, Republican lawmaker says

This week Gov. Steve Sisolak has signed a slew of bills into law, and more are scheduled to be signed over the next couple...
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Biden, then Warren, then Sanders in poll of Nevada Dems

According to the the Monmouth University Poll of Nevada Democrats, released Wednesday morning:Joe Biden 36% Elizabeth Warren 19 Bernie Sanders 13 Pete Buttigieg...


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