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  1. Nevada Special Election early voting starts tomorrow for CD2Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Northern Nevadans will begin voting in the Special Election for the 2nd Congressional District seat this Saturday, August 27,2011, through September 9th, except on Sundays and the Labor Day holiday. September 13, is the election day set by Governor Brian Sandoval if you do not vote early..

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  2. Senator Ensign to resign as soon as tomorrow, will not finish termRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Sen. John Ensign announced Thursday night that he will resign from office in early May, a move that comes amid an ongoing ethics investigation into his conduct. "While I stand behind my firm belief that I have not violated any law, rule, or standard of conduct of the Senate, and I have fought to prove this publicly, I will not continue to subject my family, my constituents, or the Senate to any further rounds of investigation, depositions, drawn out proceedings, or especially public hearings," Ensign said in a statement posted on his website.

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  3. Financial reports suggest fierce primary battles await Nevada congressional candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Congressman Cresent Hardy, R-Nev., attends a Memorial Day Ceremony at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery on Monday, May 24, 2015, in Boulder City. Based on end of the year campaign reports from 2015, Hardy had more cash on hand than any candidate for election in his congressional district.

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  4. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | White Lake Beacon

    The state of play in Nevada's four congressional races is coming into sharper focus after candidates filed quarterly financial reports over the weekend with the Federal Election Commission. Here's a look at who's ahead in the campaign money game: Philanthropist Susie Lee maintained her strong financial footing in a four-way Democratic primary for Nevada's 4th Congressional District seat, raising more than $210,000 in the last three months of 2015, counting a $50,000 loan to herself.

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  5. Shelley Berkley says she will run for US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Representative Shelley Berkley who is currently the Congresswoman for Nevada 's 1st Congressional District has said that she will run for the U.S. Senate seat that will be vacated by retiring Senator John Ensign in 2012 . Berkley said in part: "This race is about a clear choice for Nevada's future," she said.

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  6. Phone system glitch persists for suicide calls to VA Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Michael Grubler shows a letter he received from Department of Veterans Affairs during an interview at his Las Vegas home Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. Grubler alerted the VA to a problem in the way its phone system works for fielding calls from veterans contemplating suicide.

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  7. 2016's other key race - the battle for the SenateRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | New York Post

    Six years ago, there was a counter-revolution. The 2008 election had given the Democrats not only the White House, but control of both Houses of Congress.

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  8. the High Cost of not Punishing the Bundys:Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | BrothersJudd Blog

    The Decline of the Bundy Rebellion : As the Oregon occupation stretches into its 11th day, even local residents who are critical of the federal government are stepping up calls for the militia to leave. When Cliven Bundy started his showdown with the Bureau of Land Management, he quickly attracted a slew of high-profile backers: Republican Senators Dean Heller, Ted Cruz, and Rand Paul; Texas Governor Rick Perry; and Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, who has since become governor.

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  9. Senator Ensign to resign as soon as tomorrow, will not finish termRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Sen. John Ensign announced Thursday night that he will resign from office in early May, a move that comes amid an ongoing ethics investigation into his conduct. "While I stand behind my firm belief that I have not violated any law, rule, or standard of conduct of the Senate, and I have fought to prove this publicly, I will not continue to subject my family, my constituents, or the Senate to any further rounds of investigation, depositions, drawn out proceedings, or especially public hearings," Ensign said in a statement posted on his website.

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  10. Washington Digest: Senate fails to overturn EPA water ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina and Senator Joni Ernst chat backstage at the National March for Life rally in Washington January 22, 2016. The rally marks the 43rd anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's 1973 abortion ruling in Roe v.

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  11. Rep. Dina Titus criticizes ruling on rooftop solarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Rep. Dina Titus, who helped draft Nevada's rules on rooftop solar as a state legislator in 1997, is joining Sen. Harry Reid and a chorus of solar advocates in publicly criticizing a recent decision by state regulators to roll back incentives for solar customers. Titus' statement comes as the Public Utilities Commission, which regulates NV Energy, is processing requests to revisit its controversial decision in December that increased bills for solar customers.

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  12. $415 million Lake Tahoe Restoration Act heads for Senate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Sierra Sun

    The Lake Tahoe Restoration Act of 2015 is headed for a vote in the U.S. Senate after it passed out of committee this week. The measure designed to provide $415 million to Tahoe Basin projects during the next decade is sponsored by Nevada Sens. Harry Reid and Dean Heller as well as California Sens. Diane Feinstein and Barbara Boxer.

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  13. Lake Tahoe Restoration Act passes Senate committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    More than $400 million in federal funding could be headed to environmental efforts at Lake Tahoe if a bill approved by a U.S. Senate committee becomes law. The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works passed the Lake Tahoe Restoration Act of 2015 Wednesday, Jan. 20. If ratified, the bill would authorize $415 million for a wide range of environmental projects in the Lake Tahoe Basin, from reducing wildfire threats to improving water clarity to combating the introduction and spread of invasive species.

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  14. One-Upmanship Candidates seek more than votes with pro-Israel panderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    Presidential hopeful Ted Cruz has made little secret of his effort to score pro-Israel political points. Sens. Dean Heller and Ted Cruz put forward legislation last week to force the current administration to move the United States embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

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  15. CES 2016 Launches Breakthrough Innovation to the WorldRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Freshnews

    CESA 2016 shined a spotlight on innovation that will transform our world with 3,887 exhibiting companies showcasing ground-breaking technologies, and launching some 20,000 new products at the event. CES 2016, the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies, brought together tech and other business leaders from around the world, policymakers and Hollywood's foremost influencers for a star-studded event that brought the next-generation of innovation to the global stage.

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  16. Senate Democrats, 2018 Math Is Not Your FriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Roll Call

    Heller is up for re-election in 2018 one of the few Republicans in that cycle who faces a potentially competitive race. If Democrats don't retake the Senate majority this year, they face the prospect of a long winter in the minority, because the 2018 map puts them at a severe disadvantage that could leave them even further from the majority and any pick-up opportunities for the foreseeable future.

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  17. Senator Dean Heller voted to kill Medicare todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Republican US Senator Dean Heller today voted to kill Medicare , along with 39 other Republican Senators. Heller who recently replaced Nevada Senator John Ensign also voted to kill Medicare while he was in the House a few weeks ago.

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  18. Senator Ensign to resign as soon as tomorrow, will not finish termRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Sen. John Ensign announced Thursday night that he will resign from office in early May, a move that comes amid an ongoing ethics investigation into his conduct. "While I stand behind my firm belief that I have not violated any law, rule, or standard of conduct of the Senate, and I have fought to prove this publicly, I will not continue to subject my family, my constituents, or the Senate to any further rounds of investigation, depositions, drawn out proceedings, or especially public hearings," Ensign said in a statement posted on his website.

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  19. Tahoe Restoration Act heads for Senate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Record-Courier

    Christopher Bently was the keynote speaker at the 19th annual Lake Tahoe Summit in August at Round Hill Pines. A the Lake Tahoe Restoration Act is heading for a vote in the senate.

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  20. Senate Committee Approves Lake Tahoe Restoration ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | KTVN Reno

    The U.S. Senate Committee on Environment & Public Works on Wednesday passed the Lake Tahoe Restoration Act of 2015. The legislation seeks to reduce wildfire threats, improve water clarity, jumpstart innovative infrastructure projects, and combat invasive species.

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