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File photo of a ranch. (credit: Jesus Alcazar/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds: Safety Concerns Led To Nevada Cow Release

Federal land managers say “escalating tensions” led them to release all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority.

04/13/2014

The rural Nevada showdown between federal government officials and militia members protecting rancher Cliven Bundy has evolved into a battle of government “tyranny,” with many newly arriving militiamen rolling in to draw a line in the dirt about 70 miles northeast of Las Vegas. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Ripples Of Nevada Range Showdown Spreading In West

Images of a forced cattle roundup on a rural Nevada range sent ripples through the West on Friday, prompting elected officials in several states to weigh in, militia members to mobilize and federal land managers to reshape elements of the operation.

04/12/2014

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Nevada Rancher’s Son: Federal Rangers Won’t Hesitate To Attack Protesters

Tensions have escalated between protesters and federal police who used a stun gun on a son of a Nevada rancher fighting a roundup of cattle that he claims have historical grazing rights northeast of Las Vegas.

04/11/2014

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval speaks during the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Aug. 28, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Nevada Governor Calls Federal Cattle Roundup ‘Intimidation’

Nevada’s governor is criticizing a federal cattle roundup and what he calls “intimidation” in a dispute with a rancher who claims longstanding grazing rights on open range outside Las Vegas.

04/09/2014

Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks to members of the media after the weekly Senate Democratic Policy Committee luncheon on Dec. 17, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Reid: Dem Candidate Will Emerge To Challenge Gov. Sandoval

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Tuesday a Democratic candidate will emerge to challenge Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval.

02/18/2014

File photo of two men holding hands. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

State: Gay Marriage Ban Serves Legitimate Purpose

State lawyers for Gov. Brian Sandoval say Nevada’s constitutional ban on gay marriage serves a legitimate purpose of preserving traditional marriage.

01/22/2014

File photo of  Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sandoval Says Health Reform Law ‘Unworkable’

Gov. Brian Sandoval said Friday that failure in Washington and President Barack Obama’s about face to allow people to keep their old health insurance policies has made federal health reform unworkable.

11/15/2013

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Keeping Track Of Who You Elected

Governor and others releasing their public schedules

11/11/2013

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Sandoval: Washington Could Learn From GOP Govs

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval said Saturday President Barack Obama and Congress should learn from him and other Republican governors who have put aside partisanship to work with Democratic lawmakers to grow their economies through spending cuts and business tax exemptions.

09/21/2013

File photo of Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Nev. Jobless Rate Remains At 9.5 Percent In August

Nevada’s unemployment rate held steady at 9.5 percent in August, maintaining the highest jobless rate in the country even though it added 11,200 jobs from a month ago, state officials said Friday.

09/20/2013

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