Local Dreamer Astrid Silva Will Be Guest At President's SOTURep. Ruben J. Kihuen announced that his guest for President Donald Trump's State of the Union address will be Astrid Silva, an immigration activist and DREAMer from Las Vegas.
Former Congressmen Horsford, Hardy May Battle Again for Their Old SeatA former Democratic congressman's announcement that he'll run again for his old seat could set up a race between him and the Republican who defeated him in 2014 and then lost the seat himself in 2016.
Horsford Launches Campaign Bid For CongressHorsford will kick off his campaign by holding town halls and listening sessions across the district. Horsford is running for the seat in Nevada's 4th Congressional District, which he represented from 2013-2015.
Nevadans Could Pay Millions In Extra Airport FeesNevada fliers will pay higher fees if Congress approves a proposal to raise a fee passengers pay when flying out of commercial airports.
Governor Sandoval Urges CHIP PassageThe governor urged the United States Senate to pass the Children's Health Insurance Program or CHIP re-authorization measure that was approved by the House of Representatives Thursday night.
Rosen Co-Sponsors Bill To Prohibit Individual Pot ProsecutionH.R. 975 is a bipartisan bill that would prohibit federal prosecution of individuals for marijuana possession so long as they follow their state's respective marijuana laws.
Rep. Rosen Returns Half-A-Million To U.S. TreasuryIn addition to returning more than $250,000 to the Treasury to help reduce the deficit, Congresswoman Rosen's office successfully returned $724,387 for constituents--with $718,987 of that total awarded to veterans.
Laxalt And Other States Want Federal Opioid Law RepealedIn 2016, more than two million Americans had an addiction to prescription or illicit opioids, and since 2000, more than 300,000 Americans have died from overdoses involving opioids.
Suddenly, White House, NRA Open to (a Little) Gun ControlThe National Rifle Association joined the Trump administration and top congressional Republicans Thursday in a swift and surprising embrace of a restriction on Americans' guns, though a narrow one.
What Is The Congressional Baseball Game?Members of Congress were on a baseball field at the crack of dawn when tragedy struck, but why were they there in the first place?
Nevada Muslim Who Lost Congress Bid to Run for US SenateA Las Vegas-area attorney who said his Muslim faith turned establishment Democrats against him in a failed bid for Congress last year says he'll run for U.S. Senate in 2018 against incumbent Republican Dean Heller.
Casino Industry To Congress: Uphold Gambling DisordersThe casino industry is asking Congress to uphold gambling disorders as a serious public health matter.