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4 GOP Candidates In 3rd District

Latest to join race leaves post at conservative Nevada Policy Research Institute


Danny Tarkanian file photo by Ethan Miller / Getty Images

Danny Tarkanian Running For Congress

Republican who lost to Steven Horsford in 4th District in 2012 enters race for 3rd District


Brian Sandoval file photo by Ethan Miller / Getty Images

Governor’s Tax Plan Update

State Senate vote expected


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“Payday” Lenders Under Scrutiny

Legislature considers new disclosure law


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Lawmakers Tackle Entertainment Tax

Legislature considering changes to complicated law


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Dems Pull Tax Plan After Heated Debate

A debate over education funding turned bitter on the Nevada Senate floor when Democrats accused Republicans of not wanting to compromise on taxes and the GOP minority leader chastised the majority for failed leadership.


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Nevada Dems To Unveil Tax Plan This Week

Senate Majority Leader Mo Denis says Democrats are putting the final touches on their plan to tweak Nevada’s tax structure to bring in more money for education and other services.



Nevada Campaign Finance Bill Advances

A debate over whether buying suits and work attire is proper use of campaign funds threatened to derail a campaign reform bill before it was finally passed by the Nevada Senate.


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Millions Set Aside To Reimburse Teachers

Nevada teachers could be reimbursed up to $100 a year for school supplies they purchase for their students under a bill introduced in the Nevada Senate.


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Women Accuse GOP Of Sidelining Lawmaker

A group of Republican women are blasting party leaders for sidelining the only female in the state Senate.