Politics

President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up as he arrives at McCarran International Airport for a campaign rally, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
September 20, 2018 - 10:10 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — His own political fortunes intrinsically linked to his party holding control of Congress, President Donald Trump on Thursday offered full-throated support for the most vulnerable incumbent Republican senator, while unleashing a torrent of grievances against Democrats and the news...
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Dean Heller
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September 20, 2018 - 5:51 pm
Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen is criticizing Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, her Republican opponent in November's Senate race, over Heller's reported comments on controversial Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
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Mike Pence
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September 07, 2018 - 5:12 pm
Vice President Mike Pence traveled to Las Vegas Friday to campaign and fundraise for fellow Republicans.
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Michelle Obama
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September 05, 2018 - 9:30 am
Michelle Obama will headline voter registration rallies in Las Vegas and Miami later this month during a week of action to encourage voting for the November elections by a nonpartisan organization she co-chairs, organizers said Wednesday.
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Mike Pence
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September 05, 2018 - 8:55 am
Vice President Mike Pence will be in Las Vegas on Friday to attend a fundraiser benefitting Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Laxalt and other GOP gubernatorial candidates and a veterans' event with GOP Sen. Dean Heller.
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Aaron Ford
July 29, 2018 - 8:32 am
A newspaper reports that the Democratic nominee for Nevada attorney general was arrested four times in Texas in the 1990s while in his early 20s, a time when the candidate acknowledges he "made some bad decisions."
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July 03, 2018 - 1:16 pm
Nevada Democrats are outpacing Republicans in voter registrations for a third consecutive month.
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voting booth
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June 12, 2018 - 9:18 am
Polls are open in Nevada's primary election, where the most closely watched race is not GOP Sen. Dean Heller's re-election battle — thanks to President Donald Trump — but instead is a contentious Democratic race for governor.
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Sharron Angle
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June 12, 2018 - 9:04 am
Tea party favorite Sharron Angle was trying Tuesday to unseat the incumbent Republican in the GOP's strongest congressional district in Nevada, where two other Democrat-held open seats will be up for grabs in November.
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Dean Heller
Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP, File
June 11, 2018 - 9:44 am
Dean Heller, the most vulnerable Republican senator seeking re-election this year, has an easy primary battle on Tuesday thanks to President Donald Trump, leaving a contentious Democratic battle for governor as Nevada's most closely-watched primary race.
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