The National Science Foundation has awarded a $20 million grant to Nevada’s higher education system to help find ways to make large-scale solar power plants more practical and efficient on arid desert lands.
Supporters of immigration reform will march through downtown Las Vegas this afternoon.
According to a published report, two senior partners at a Las Vegas law firm made $150,000 in contributions to a political action committee associated with Sen. Harry Reid last year as he considered a member of the law firm for a federal judgeship.
The top Democrat in the Senate says he’ll press ahead with new legislation to repeal automatic spending cuts that are now beginning to sting.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who supports expanded background checks for gun buyers, ended up voting against the bill.
Two Nevada lawmakers are defending a proposed $5.5 billion loan for a high-speed rail linking Las Vegas to Southern California.
The Democratic Senate Majority Leader will speak to a joint session of the state Senate and Assembly at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Nevada’s congressional delegation split along party lines on President Obama’s State of the Union address.
The tiny Nevada town that’s home to one of the most powerful men in Congress is up for sale.
Nevada Sen. Dean Heller was one of 12 Republicans to vote in favor of legislation to raise the U.S. debt ceiling.
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