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  1. The most troublesome amendments to the cybersecurity BillRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Washington Post

    As the White House moves toward taking unprecedented steps to counter cyber hacks with international sanctions, Congress is sitting on an information-sharing bill that proponents say could keep U.S. networks safer from electronic attacks. The bipartisan cybersecurity bill's brief August cameo on the Senate floor was muted under the shadow of the Iran deal, and once lawmakers return to Washington that debate and the looming threat of a government shutdown could easily push cybersecurity down the Senate calendar until October.

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  2. Another racing event canceled on Utah's famed Bonneville Salt FlatsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) "If we tried to run a race, we'd be looking for an accident," said Dennis Sullivan, president of the Utah Salt Flats Racing Association of the dangerously thin, popcorn-like salt on Course #2, that runs to the right of Floating Mountain, revealing unstable dirt that is hazardous for driving upon at such high speeds. The USFRA "Test and Tune" races for the upcoming Speed Week were cancelled this weekend.

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  3. Hagar: Rubio's visit - big deal' for small Nevada townRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Reno Gazette-Journal

    Hagar: Rubio's visit 'big deal' for small Nevada town Rubio's visit to Yerington will be historic day that will attract a big crowd, mayor says Check out this story on rgj.com: http://on.rgj.com/1EtFvTW Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., will become the first presidential candidate to visit the Mason Valley community of Yerington when he stops there Tuesday. It will mark the first time in the town's history that a presidential candidate has visited the Lyon County seat, Mayor George Dini said.

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  4. Obamacare 'Cadillac Tax' Threatens Millions of Tax-Free Health Savings AccountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    The Obamacare "Cadillac tax" won't take effect until 2018, but lawmakers from both parties are concerned the assessment could endanger tax-free flexible health spending and are calling for it to be junked. "It's a death knell for them," Rich Stover, a healthcare actuary and principal at Buck Consultants, told Politico .

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  5. 'Cadillac tax' could wreck popular medical accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    The Cadillac tax, set to begin taking effect in 2018, will cap for the first time the open-ended tax break employers receive for providing their workers... The dispute over Clinton's use of her own email system while serving as secretary of state has federal judges and Republicans on Capitol Hill demanding... During the Cold War both Republican and Democratic presidents accepted flawed arms pacts with the Soviets. We need to do the same with Iran.

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  6. Arizona lawmaker to lead Nevada anti-school bullying programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Nevada education officials have tapped an Arizona lawmaker to run a new anti-bullying program championed by Gov. Brian Sandoval . State Sen. Ed Ableser , D-Tempe, said Friday he'll leave the Legislature next month to run the Nevada Department of Education 's Office for a Safe and Respectful Learning Environment.

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  7. Slipping in polls, Jeb Bush pushes to rack up establishment endorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    Former House majority leader Eric Cantor, right, campaigns with Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush in Norfolk. Cantor endorsed Bush on Thursday.

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  8. Eggs and Issues: Congressman Joe Heck talks politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    So, what does Congressman Joe Heck, Nevada's Republican candidate for US Senate, think of the guy at the top of the GOP presidential polls? "I don't talk about Donald," Heck told News 3 after a morning event put on by the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce. "He's out there talking about what he needs to talk about to run for President," Heck added after "Eggs and Issues," the Chamber's breakfast debrief with local newsmakers.

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  9. New Legislation Adds Momentum to Cadillac-Tax RepealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | National Journal

    Republican Sen. Dean Heller will introduce legislation to repeal Obamacare's so-called Cadillac tax after Congress resumes, National Journal has learned, and the fight to get rid of the tax will begin in the Senate. For once, Republicans are not alone in calling for a repeal of a piece of the Affordable Care Act.

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  10. Eric Cantor endorsing Jeb BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor addressed reporters the day after his historic primary loss on June 11, 2014, on Capitol Hill. Former House majority leader Eric Cantor plans to endorse the presidential campaign of Jeb Bush on Thursday evening, according to campaign aides.

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  11. Alexis Levinson 1 hour ago The race for the Mormon vote is on. In...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | National Review Online

    In 2008 and 2012, Mitt Romney's unprecedented mobilization of LDS voters helped propel him to an important early victory in Nevada's caucuses. This time around, no one candidate is likely to dominate the Mormon vote the way Romney did, because none of them are running to be the first Mormon president.

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  12. Rep. Mark Amodei predicts House will revive YuccaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Record-Courier

    Congressman Mark Amodei said Tuesday he fully expects legislation reviving thhe Yucca Mountain nuclear dump project to be passed by the House of Representatives. Rep. Mark Amodei, R-Nev., said on Tuesday he fully expects legislation reviving the Yucca Mountain nuclear dump project to be passed by the U.S. House of Representatives.

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  13. The Trump Factor: Sen. Dean Heller weighs in on Republican prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The GOP contest for President: 17 candidates, led by a reality-TV star-businessman-mogul. "I said this is like American Idol, on steroids."

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  14. McCaskill fights back against sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Maneater

    Senator Claire McCaskill and a team of senators strengthened the Campus Accountability and Safety Act in hopes of moving it through the Senate and the House of Representatives. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., answers questions during a town hall meeting.

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  15. Amodei predicts House will revive YuccaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Nevada Appeal

    Congressman Mark Amodei said Tuesday he fully expects legislation reviving thhe Yucca Mountain nuclear dump project to be passed by the House of Representatives. Rep. Mark Amodei, R-Nev., said on Tuesday he fully expects legislation reviving the Yucca Mountain nuclear dump project to be passed by the U.S. House of Representatives.

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  16. Opinion: House of Representatives' Lake Tahoe bill bad for our futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Sierra Sun

    Decisions made in Congress over the next few months may well determine the extent to which Lake Tahoe remains blue and clear, with healthy forests, resilient watersheds, and its ecology protected from the threat of new aquatic invasive species. For two decades, the Lake Tahoe Environmental Improvement Program has provided guidance for the shared investments made by our federal, state and local governments, homeowners, and businesses to restore and protect Tahoe's unique environmental qualities and enhance its diverse public recreation opportunities.

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  17. Nevada, California talk Tahoe traffic fixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Davis Enterprise

    Officials from both Nevada and California gathered on the shores of Lake Tahoe on Monday to discuss how to deal with the heavy visitor traffic that takes a toll on the lake environment. Nevada Republican Sen. Dean Heller hosted Democratic California Gov. Jerry Brown for the 19th Annual LakeTahoe Summit.

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  18. Wildfire at Lake Tahoe could wipe out clear waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | USA Today

    The water's clarity has gotten better in two decades but is far below what it was more than 100 years ago. Wildfire at Lake Tahoe could wipe out clear water The water's clarity has gotten better in two decades but is far below what it was more than 100 years ago.

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  19. Bently keynote speaker at summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Record-Courier

    California congressman Tom McClintock talks about the threat of wildland fires at the annual Lake Tahoe Summit on Monday at Round Hill Pines. ZEPHYR COVE - Nevada Congressman Mark Amodei, R-Carson City, recalled cleaning toilets at Sand Harbor.

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  20. Calif., Nevada talk Tahoe traffic fixes at summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | SFGate

    A kayaker paddles along Zephyr Cove, the sight of the 19th Annual Lake Tahoe Summit, Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, in South Lake Tahoe, Nev. The summit brought together lawmakers, government officials, business leaders and environmentalists to the the two-day summit to discuss this years theme, "Connecting Lake Tahoe's Environment and Economy throughout Innovation and Transportation."

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