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Cong. Mark Amodei (R - NV) kxnt file photo

Nevada Congressman Criticizes Colleagues

Amodei speaks out about “cattle-battle”

04/28/2014

File photo of a ranch. (credit: Jesus Alcazar/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds: Safety Concerns Led To Nevada Cow Release

Federal land managers say “escalating tensions” led them to release all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority.

04/13/2014

File photo of a ranch. (credit: Jesus Alcazar/AFP/Getty Images)

BLM Abruptly Ends Cattle Roundup In Nevada

Federal land managers abruptly ended a roundup of cattle on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority, citing a “serious concern” for the safety of employees and the public.

04/12/2014

The rural Nevada showdown between federal government officials and militia members protecting rancher Cliven Bundy has evolved into a battle of government “tyranny,” with many newly arriving militiamen rolling in to draw a line in the dirt about 70 miles northeast of Las Vegas. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Ripples Of Nevada Range Showdown Spreading In West

Images of a forced cattle roundup on a rural Nevada range sent ripples through the West on Friday, prompting elected officials in several states to weigh in, militia members to mobilize and federal land managers to reshape elements of the operation.

04/12/2014

Bills introduced in the House and Senate seek to limit gaming websites. (Getty Images)

Congress To Consider Ban On Online Gaming

Competing legislation would curb gambling websites.

03/26/2014

In addition to the nearly 800,000 furloughed federal workers remaining idle, the government shutdown has also put many lawmakers’ staffs on hold, including Sen. Harry Reid's office, which has shut down completely. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Cruz Keeps Essential Staff, Reid’s Office Fully Shut Down

In addition to the nearly 800,000 furloughed federal workers remaining idle, the government shutdown has also put many lawmakers’ staffs on hold, including Sen. Harry Reid’s office, which has shut down completely.

10/03/2013

: 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

Sen. Dean Heller is not tying himself to comments recently released from a private Romney fundraiser.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for CityCenter)

Sen. Dean Heller Distancing Himself From Romney ’47 Percent’ Comments

Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada distanced himself Wednesday from fellow Republican Mitt Romney’s comments that 47 percent of Americans are dependent on the government.

09/19/2012

Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

House Reviewing Ethics Complaint Against Berkley

The House Ethics Committee is looking into allegations that Democratic U.S. Rep. Shelley Berkley of Las Vegas used her office to help her kidney doctor husband’s practice.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–03/24/2012

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Senator Heller Joins Kevin

Click here to listen to Kevin talk with the Senator about his maiden speech and current bills.

09/21/2011

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