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: U.S. Rep. Dean Heller (R-NV) speaks.  (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Heller Opposes Military Strike Against Syria

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid pulled back the reins Tuesday on pushing for military action against Syria, saying international diplomatic efforts should be given a chance to try to avert a military strike by the United States.

09/10/2013

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Las Vegas Eyes Republican Convention

If some Republican leaders have their way, Las Vegas will host the party’s national convention in 2016.

08/08/2013

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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 07/24/13: The Latino Vote, Joe Heck, And George Alexander Louis

Members of Congress are preparing to go back to their districts in the month of August.

07/24/2013

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Paul Speaks To Las Vegas Republicans

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul told a Las Vegas crowd that government powers need to be reined in.

07/15/2013

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Court Tosses Challenge To Nevada’s ‘None’ Option

“None of the above,” Nevada’s perpetual ballot loser, will continue to be an option for voters after a federal appeals court Wednesday rejected a Republican-backed lawsuit challenging its constitutionality.

07/10/2013

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Nevada Gov. Tells Feds To Bury ‘Dirty Bomb’ Nuclear Waste Elsewhere

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.

06/21/2013

Rail tunnel descending into the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository located in Nye County, Nevada, about 100 miles northwest of Las Vegas. (photo: MAXIM KNIAZKOV/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Renews Push For Yucca Mountain

House Republicans are hoping to revive the stalled nuclear repository at Nevada’s Yucca Mountain.

06/18/2013

Barbara Vucanovich(courtesy C-SPAN)

Barbara Vucanovich, First Nevada Woman In Congress, Dies At 91

Barbara Vucanovich, the first woman ever elected to Congress from Nevada, has died at 91.

06/10/2013

It's no longer OK to fire someone in Nevada just because they're a Communist. (Getty Images)

Nevada Strikes Down Anti-Communist Law

It’s no longer OK to fire someone in Nevada just because they’re a Communist.

05/31/2013

Former U.S. Senator John Ensign (R-NV) in a photo dated March 11, 2011. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Former Senator Fined By Election Commission

Former Nevada Senator John Ensign and his ex-campaign treasurer have been fined $32,000 for not disclosing contributions made by Ensign’s parents.

05/20/2013

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