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Reid Donor Found Guilty, Mistrial On One Charge

A judge has declared a mistrial on one charge against a former Nevada developer who was convicted earlier in the day of three counts of making illegal campaign contributions to Sen. Harry Reid


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Reid Contributor Trial Delayed

A federal judge in Reno has temporarily halted Harvey Whittemore’s trial on campaign finance charges


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Reid Contributor Trial Continues

Was it an offer they couldn’t refuse from their multimillionaire boss doing the bidding for arguably the most powerful man in the U.S. Congress?


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Former Senator Fined By Election Commission

Former Nevada Senator John Ensign and his ex-campaign treasurer have been fined $32,000 for not disclosing contributions made by Ensign’s parents.


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FEC: Angle Violated Campaign Finance Laws

The Federal Election Commission says Sharron Angle’s campaign didn’t properly report hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions or $2.3 million in debts during her failed 2010 U.S. Senate bid in Nevada.


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NV Dems Claim Heller Ad Breaks Rules

The Nevada Democratic Party says Republican Senator Dean Heller’s latest TV ad doesn’t comply with Federal Election Commission regulations.