U.S. Senate


Yucca Mountain Dead? Not So Fast

The Obama Administration’s efforts to end the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository hit a snag this weekend with passage of the 2011 spending bill by the U.S. House.

CBS Las Vegas–02/20/2011


When Harry Met Manny

Senator Harry Reid and Congressman Manny Pacquiao went a few friendly rounds in Washington this week.

CBS Las Vegas–02/15/2011

Sharon Angle

Angle Keeping Distance From Tea Party

Former Nevada U.S. Senate candidate Sharron Angle is keeping her distance from a new Tea Party political group.

CBS Las Vegas–02/08/2011

Senate To Vote On Tax Compromise Deal Monday

The U.S. Senate will vote on an extension of Bush-era tax cuts on Monday. 


Senate Could Vote Today On House Tax Measure

The U.S. Senate may vote as early as today on a House measure extending tax cuts that are expiring at year’s end for family incomes up to 250-thousand dollars.