Tarkanian Won't Challenge Heller; Announces Bid for CongressPresident Donald Trump has cleared a primary election path for one of the most vulnerable Senate Republicans running for re-election this year, persuading Nevada Sen. Dean Heller's GOP opponent to drop out of the race and instead run for a House seat.
Judge Allows Democrats to Challenge GOP's Nevada RecallsA Nevada judge on Thursday allowed voters to remove their signatures from petitions seeking recalls of two Democratic lawmakers, possibly dooming a controversial Republican effort to flip the state Senate to GOP control.
Former Congressman Horsford Files For His Old SeatA former Democratic congressman who lost a bid for a second term in 2014 is running for his old seat in a race that could pit him against the Republican who defeated him.
Giunchigliani Joins Growing Governor's RaceA veteran county lawmaker in Las Vegas has filed documents to run as a Democrat for governor.
Laxalt Files as Republican for GovernorNevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt has filed documents to run as a Republican for governor.
Sandoval to Create School Safety Task ForceThe Nevada governor is planning to create a task force of educators, parents, behavioral health experts and other stakeholders to develop recommendations for school safety.
Loser to Heller Urges Rosen to Avoid Her MistakesThe former congresswoman Sen. Dean Heller defeated in 2012 is urging Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen to avoid the same mistakes she made as Rosen bids to unseat the Nevada Republican in November.
Democrat Titus Files for Another Congress TermDemocratic Congresswoman Dina Titus of Nevada has filed for re-election.
Sisolak Files for Nevada GovernorThe chairman of the elected body with jurisdiction over the Las Vegas Strip has filed to run as a Democrat for governor.
Heller Files For Re-Election to US SenateRepublican Dean Heller has filed to run for re-election to the U.S. Senate, formally setting the stage for one of the country's highest profile Senate races in the midterm elections.
Justice Department Proposes Banning Rapid-Fire Bump StocksThe Trump administration said Saturday it has taken the first step in the regulatory process to ban bump stocks, likely setting the stage for long legal battles with gun manufacturers while the trigger devices remain on the market.
Ryan Bundy Says He'll Run for Nevada GovernorA leader of two high-profile armed standoffs with U.S. agents whose Bundy ranching family has decried federal ownership of public land says he'll mount an independent campaign for Nevada governor.