Nevada’s governor is telling the federal government the state doesn’t want highly radioactive waste of the type that could be used to build a “dirty bomb” buried in a shallow pit at the former national nuclear proving ground north of Las Vegas.
House Republicans are hoping to revive the stalled nuclear repository at Nevada’s Yucca Mountain.
Barbara Vucanovich, the first woman ever elected to Congress from Nevada, has died at 91.
It’s no longer OK to fire someone in Nevada just because they’re a Communist.
Former Nevada Senator John Ensign and his ex-campaign treasurer have been fined $32,000 for not disclosing contributions made by Ensign’s parents.
Sharron Angle is not ruling out another run for the U.S. Senate.
Senator Dean Heller has signed on as co-sponsor of a bill that would allow highly-skilled immigrants to work in the U.S.
Nearly 1.3 million Nevadans are registered as active voters.
Senator Harry Reid says the opposition is to blame for blocking passage of a bill to legalize online poker.
Investigators say a Las Vegas woman accused of trying to vote twice did so to test the system.