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  1. Doug Coe, spiritual power broker who convened National Prayer Breakfast, dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the Fellowship drew unflattering attention after several politicians it had embraced - among them former Sen. John Ensign, R-Nevada, and former governor and now Rep. Mark Sanford, R-South Carolina - confessed to extramarital affairs. A house on C ...

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  2. EDITORIAL: Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake want to break up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The Daily Millbury

    ... narrowly to move ahead with such a proposal. But a companion bill introduced in the upper chamber by then-Sen. John Ensign, a Nevada Republican, sputtered and went nowhere.Now, two Republican senators from Arizona, John McCain and Jeff Flake, have ...

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  3. Services set for gaming pioneer Mike EnsignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Daily Millbury

    Services for the late Las Vegas gaming pioneer Mike Ensign will be held on at 10 a.m. on March 24 at Christ the King Catholic Church, 4925 S. Torrey Pines Drive, according to an obituary published in the Review-Journal.Ensign died on Dec. 7 at the age of 79 from complications due to prostate cancer, according to the obituary.Ensign, the father of former U.S. Sen. John Ensign, climbed from card dealer in Reno to the CEO of Mandalay Resort Group during a career that spanned more than 40 years in Nevada's gaming industry.Ensign is credited by many in the industry in helping to transform the Strip into the current era of luxury-resort gaming.Contact reporter Colton Lochhead at [email protected] or 702-383-4638.

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  4. Sen. Heller Decides Between Running for Governor and ReelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | RedState

    ... Capitol Hill. Heller has held the seat since 2011, when he was appointed to finish the term of Republican Sen. John Ensign after Ensign resigned. The Senator narrowly defeated Democratic Rep. Shelley Berkley for the seat in 2012. Heller is one of ...

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  5. Heller Says He'll Seek Re-Election to Senate in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... he wrote. Heller has held the seat since 2011, when he was appointed to finish the term of Republican Sen. John Ensign after Ensign resigned amid an ethics investigation. He narrowly defeated Democratic Rep. Shelley Berkley for the seat in 2012, ...

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  6. Nevada's Heller says he'll run for re-election to Senate in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    ... in 2011 after he was appointed by Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval following the resignation of former Republican Sen. John Ensign. He successfully ran for the seat in 2012, beating former Rep. Shelley Berkley, a Democrat.

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  7. U.S. Sen. Dean Heller to seek re-election in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... the most good as Nevada's senior senator. Heller has held the seat since 2011, when he finished the term of Sen. John Ensign after Ensign resigned amid an ethics investigation. Observers had speculated whether Heller would try to retain that seat or ...

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  8. Carson City's Dean Heller says he'll seek re-election to Senate in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... Heller was appointed to the Senate by Gov. Brian Sandoval to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of John Ensign in 2011. Heller won three terms as Nevada Secretary of State from 1995 until he moved to the House. He was a member of the Nevada ...

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  9. Dean Heller announces re-election bid, will forego Nevada gubernatorial campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... delivered to your inbox. Heller has served since 2011, when Sandoval appointed him to the seat after former Sen. John Ensign resigned from the upper chamber amid an investigation by the Senate Ethics Committee into an affair with an aide and an ...

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  10. Timeline: Harry Reid through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... by Reid's time on the Nevada Gaming Commission. 1998: Re-elected to the U.S. Senate, barely beating Republican John Ensign by 400 votes. Reid also wrote his first book. 2001: Helped convince Jim Jeffords, a Republican senator from Vermont, to become ...

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  11. Murder And Scandal Inc: A Las Vegas News PrimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | News 88.9 KNPR

    The Las Vegas metro area is growing again, welcoming more than 100,000 new residents in the last three years. The Holyfield-Tyson double-ear biting; the last mob hit; the Rodney King riots; Jessica Williams; Operation G-Sting; Sen. John Ensign's resignation; the Skinhead Murders; Downtown Project; and more.

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  12. Influential former Las Vegas casino owner Mike Ensign dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... in 2005 after MGM Resorts International acquired Mandalay Resort Group for $7.9 billion. Ensign's stepson, John Ensign, is a veterinarian who served in the U.S. Senate as a Republican from 2001 to 2011. He resigned before the release of a Senate ...

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  13. Influential Former Vegas Casino Owner Mike Ensign Dead at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... retired in 2005 after MGM Resorts International acquired Mandalay Resort Group for $7.9 billion. Ensign's son, John Ensign, is a veterinarian who served in the U.S. Senate as a Republican from 2001 to 2011. He resigned before the release of a Senate ...

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  14. Gaming pioneer Mike Ensign, father of a former Nevada senator, dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Mike Ensign, a retired gaming executive who helped usher in the new era of Las Vegas casinos and father of former U.S. Sen. John Ensign of Nevada, died Wednesday morning in his Las Vegas home.

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  15. Controlling Nevada: Which party runs the state? And for how long?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... on May 9, 2011, after Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval appointed him to the vacant seat created by the resignation of John Ensign. a Toss-up: Seat currently help by Sen. Harry Reid. Reid is retiring this year after serving in the U.S. Senate since 1987. ...

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  16. 'Nobody' matters in Nevada electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | USA Today

    ... by including "none of these candidates" in statewide races. In 1998, Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., bested Republican John Ensign - himself a future senator - by 438 votes. "None of these candidates" won 8,125. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., is a longtime ...

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  17. family 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | WWLP

    ... buzzwords, 'liar,' the bad words people are saying," said Rosie, who once worked for former Republican Senator John Ensign from Nevada and former Republican Congressman Jon Porter. "When they watch commercials on TV and they hear things that make ...

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  18. Voting for ... No OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | KTVN Reno

    ... presidential election but has played spoiler in races in the past. In 1998, Democrat Harry Reid beat Republican John Ensign for a U.S. Senate seat by about 400 votes but "None of These" received more than 8,000 votes.

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  19. UFC lobbying efforts versus the Ali Expansion Act tops $100KRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    ... Director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee who once served as Chief of Staff for former Senator John Ensign (R-NV). Ensign resigned from the Senate in 2011 amid a headline grabbing corruption scandal . Over his political career John ...

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  20. Mike Griffin shown just before retiring in 2007.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | Nevada Appeal

    ... he handled numerous high profile cases including settling the U.S. Senate election battle between Harry Reid and John Ensign in 1998. More than 415,000 voted in that race but, after a recount, it was decided by just 428 votes. Griffin ruled Reid the ...

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