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  1. Stanley Cup fever reaches Capitol Hill with friendly bet between 2 politicians newRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton and U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., agreed to the bet Thursday ahead of the matchup between the Washington Capitals and the Vegas Golden Knights, according to a press release.


  2. Nevada congresswoman, DC delegate bet on Stanley Cup FinalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus and District of Columbia Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton have made a bet over the upcoming Stanley Cup Final matchup between the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals. Titus' office said in a statement Thursday that Titus and her staff will wear T-shirts advocating D.C. statehood if the Capitals win.


  3. Left Foot ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    First they said she was too liberal to win a statewide race. Then they cut off her money.


  4. Senate close to voting on bill to reform Veterans Affairs health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Sweeping legislation to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs and improve health care services for millions of vets in Nevada and other states is heading toward a vote in the Senate this week, where it is expected to pass with bipartisan support. Key senators met with leaders of 38 veterans service groups on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, just before the Senate voted 91-4 to limit debate and allow a vote on the VA Mission Act as early as Wednesday.


  5. Mining of 20 'critical' minerals in Nevada could be streamlinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The listing of the minerals is part of a Trump administration effort to reduce foreign dependence on resources needed for consumer and military goods and streamline the application process to expedite domestic mining and production. A water lines snake along a lithium brining pond near Silver Peak, Nev., on Friday, Nov. 21, 2015.


  6. Las Vegas secures $5 million federal grant to prevent terror attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye Representative Dina Titus (D-Nev.) addresses the crowd during a vigil at Las Vegas City Hall in Las Vegas, Monday, Oct. 2, 2017. (Bridget Bennett/Las ...


  7. Nuclear waste in Nevada? Not on my watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | The Las Vegas Sun

    While I understand that the publisher may be blinded by his own political bias, which is clear based on both his monetary and in-kind contributions, I would like to take the opportunity to provide the complete history of my successful efforts to stop Yucca Mountain. As the late Paul Harvey would say, here is "the rest of the story."


  8. The soul of the partyRead the original story

    Thursday May 17 |

    There is a war going on in the Democratic Party, though few voters are likely aware of it. From coast to coast, party leaders have been anointing conservative candidates in hope of having more electable slates.


  9. Nuclear waste storage projects receive bipartisan boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: That's when the Department of Energy was required to start accepting spent nuclear fuel at a national storage site at Yucca Mountain in Nevada.


  10. House passes bill to revive Yucca Mountain licensingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Howls of protests by Nevada's bipartisan congressional delegation were drowned out Thursday when the House voted overwhelmingly to pass a bill that would revive the licensing process on the Department of Energy's application to open Yucca Mountain. Members of a congressional tour of the Yucca Mountain exploratory tunnel enter the south portal, April 9, 2015.


  11. Nevada's congressional group unites against Yucca Mountain billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Nevada's bipartisan congressional delegation united Wednesday against a bill to revive the licensing process on an Energy Department application to open Yucca Mountain as a nuclear waste repository. Rep. Mark Amodei, R-Nev., had supported the licensing process.


  12. U.S. House sets vote on Yucca Mountain billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Pahrump Valley Times

    Sam Morris/Las Vegas Review-Journal Congressional staff members, media and Department of Energy employees wait for congressmen to emerge from the north portal during a congressional tour of the Yucca Mountain exploratory tunnel Thursday, April 9, 2015. Richard Brian/Las Vegas Review-Journal The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee moved the bill to the House last year.


  13. Bipartisan Support for Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Bill - Except in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Roll Call

    Rep. John Shimkus, R-Ill., says "people are ready to do something" on a bill that would pave the way for storing nuclear waste at Nevada's Yucca Mountain. The House will take up legislation this week that would help restart the stalled process for making Nevada's Yucca Mountain a central repository for commercial nuclear waste.


  14. Reggae band awarded by US cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | The Gleaner

    The Bonafide reggae band, based in Las Vegas in Nevada, received a certificate of special congressional commendation from United States Congresswoman Dina Titus to mark their 19th year anniversary in music. "It's a great honour for us because it was unexpected, and it means a lot to us that our work in the city of Las Vegas is being recognised by the government and people of the United States of America," band member Junior Rootz said.


  15. LCV Action Fund Endorses Dina Titus for ReelectionRead the original story

    Monday Apr 30 | PressReleasePoint

    The League of Conservation Voters Action Fund, which works to elect candidates who will support sound environmental policies, announced today its endorsement of U.S. Representative Dina Titus for reelection in Nevada's 1st Congressional District. "Representative Dina Titus has been a strong voice in Congress for clean energy and climate action," said League of Conservation Voters Action Fund Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Tiernan Sittenfeld.


  16. A Bonafide commendationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 28 | Jamaica Observer

    LAS Vegas-based Bonafide Reggae Band say they are keeping reggae music and Jamaica on a high. Last Saturday, the band received a Certificate of Special Congressional Commendation from US Congresswoman Alice Costandina "Dina" Titus to mark their 19th anniversary in the music business.


  17. Campaign 2018: Nevada Dems pushing to increase voter turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    In an effort to fire up voters before the midterm elections, Nevada Democrats have launched a one-stop shop for voter registration, information and volunteer opportunities. Nevada Democrats have launched a new website, Vote Nevada, a one-stop shop for voter registration, information and volunteer opportunities.


  18. House Member Seeks To Stop Turkey Drop At Arkansas FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | News 88.9 KNPR

    A Nevada congresswoman wants her colleagues to ban the dropping of live turkeys from low-flying airplanes, as is done at an Arkansas festival every fall. Democratic Rep. Dina Titus told the House Rules Committee on Tuesday that while the scene is reminiscent of a 1970s sitcom, maiming animals at the Yellville Turkey Trot is serious business.


  19. Nevada teachers union launches digital ad attacking SisolakRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The state teachers union on Friday launched a new digital ad painting Democratic gubernatorial candidate Steve Sisolak as the "most conservative Democrat" in the race. Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak speaks during a commission meeting to debate whether to get rid of the Henderson and North Las Vegas constables on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Las Vegas.


  20. Sandoval orders flags at half-staff to honor Barbara BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Gov. Brian Sandoval has ordered U.S. and state flags to be flown at half-staff at the Capitol and other public buildings until sunset Saturday in honor of former first lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at age 92. Sandoval's order follows President Donald Trump's proclamation ordering the U.S. flag at half-staff at the White House and federal buildings. "The deepest sympathies of all Nevadans are with the Bush family, as we remember Mrs. Bush's remarkable life and legacy of service to the United States," Sandoval said in his order.