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Vegas Employer: Obama Won, So I Fired 22 Employees

A Las Vegas business owner with 114 employees fired 22 workers, apparently as a direct result of President Obama’s re-election.

11/07/2012

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Nev. Women Doom Romney; GOP Strategy Reconsidered

In his bid to take Nevada, Mitt Romney made inroads among several voting groups that had been solidly behind President Barack Obama.

11/07/2012

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 11/07/12: President Obama, Question 2, And Small Businesses

With last night’s important election over and President Barack Obama will be getting another term as President of the United States.

11/07/2012

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Nev. “None” Still A Pesky Force On Ballot

Nevada’s perpetual loser didn’t triumph on Election Day, but “none of the above” played a familiar role — not as an outright spoiler, but as a pesky sideline heckler.

11/07/2012

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Obama, Romney Turn To Star Power For Help

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are turning to star power for help in the battleground state of Nevada.

10/28/2012

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Amid Momentum, Obama’s Debate Goal Is Simply Not To Screw Up

President Barack Obama has one mission heading into his first debate with Republican Mitt Romney: Don’t screw things up.

10/03/2012

Mitt Romney will make a second visit to Las Vegas, according to reports. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Romney Plans Second Stop To Las Vegas

A campaign source says Mitt Romney plans to make another stop in Las Vegas on Friday.

09/16/2012

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Woman Steps Closer To Becoming First Openly Bisexual Congressional Lawmaker

The citizens of Arizona’s ninth district have selected Kyrsten Sinema, an openly bisexual candidate, as the Democratic nominee for Congress.

08/30/2012

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Ron Paul Takes Bulk of Nevada Delegates

Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul trumped presumptive nominee Mitt Romney in Nevada’s national delegate count Sunday, but he will only be able to parlay those supporters into votes for his longshot bid at the national GOP convention if Romney fails to win the nomination in the first round.

05/06/2012

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Report: Hispanic Voter Influence Could Lessen In 2012 Election

Latino voters were initially pegged as one of the more influential groups in the election, one of the most necessary demographics to win over to ensure a general victory. But reported declines in both Latino voter registration and participation, and overall growth of the Latino population of Las Vegas and other major cities, all reflect a national trend that could ultimately curb the influence Hispanic voters have in the 2012 election.

04/13/2012

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