As soon as the polls closed in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton was aiming for the next two contests—Nevada and South Carolina. These are the “firewalls,” states where Team Clinton will—in its telling—stop the Bern before it runs too hot. Show More Summary
Southern view of a road-closed sign along Nevada State Route 317, south of Caliente, Nevada. Wikimedia/Famartin If you want a good example how bad government can kill good jobs and clean energy innovation, take a look at what’s happening in Nevada, where a decision by Governor Brian Sandoval’s appointees, pushed by [...]
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State legislature Michele Fiore traveled to Oregon to calm down the holdouts who live-streamed the FBI negotiation
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Now that Iowa and New Hampshire are in the rear-view mirror, the Democratic presidential contest shifts to markedly different terrain in Nevada, where a largely urban and diverse electorate will test the breadth of Bernie Sanders' appeal and the durability of Hillary Clinton's coalition. [...]Show More Summary
New York Times: “The Democratic presidential caucuses in Nevada were supposed to be an afterthought: lost in the shadows of high-profile battles in Iowa and New Hampshire, and fought in a state far off in the West where voters have [...]
FBI officials confirmed on Wednesday that they had surrounded the remaining militants occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Reserve in Oregon. The remaining militants can be heard talking to Nevada state Rep. Michele Fiore (R) on an audio-only online broadcast emanating from the facility. Fiore...
With New Hampshire in the rearview mirror, Hillary Clinton is looking ahead to South Carolina, Nevada and other states where support from African American voters will be crucial if she wants to clinch the Democratic nomination. Then came this: Influential Atlantic writer Ta-Nehisi Coates, who has publicly criticized Sanders for his position on reparations, will […]
Electric-car company Faraday Future and the state of Nevada appear to be hitting some gridlock. The two entities announced an agreement late last year to build Faraday Future's first manufacturing plant in Las Vegas. Chinese billionaire...Show More Summary
Leading Off: ? NV State Senate: The GOP flipped both chambers of the Nevada legislature in 2014, a year where Democratic voters disproportionately stayed home. While presidential turnout should allow Team Blue to retake the Assembly, where Obama carried 26 of the 42 seats, neither party has much room for error in the state Senate. Show More Summary
Jon Ralston: “Nevada Democrats caucus on Feb. 20, so Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will descend on the state this week, along with national media types eager to roll the dice, gamble on the future and see which campaign craps [...
Some say steeper prices due to state tax and other fees have created yet another obstacle for people who have long been excluded from the week-long festival Burning Man tickets will be even more expensive this year thanks to a new Nevada entertainment tax that the state is requiring the festival to...
Faraday Future has made a lot of wild claims, but does it really have what it takes to be the next Tesla? Nevada’s state treasurer went to China last week to meet with Leshi, the parent company of Faraday Future, over concerns with the company delaying its promised $1 billion in investment funding for a new manufacturing facility. Read more...
This is a guest post by Aaron Viles of Care2.org Two years ago, Nevada sat among the top of the lists as one of the best states for solar energy. Some of the reasons are baked into the state: its climate and sunshine make it ideal for both large-scale and residential solar. Show More Summary
It seems that the Nevada State Democrat Party did not get the memo that Democrats are the inclusive, big tent party. The Nevada Democrat caucuses will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 11:00 am PST. Holding the caucuses on Saturday...Show More Summary
Emily Suzanne Vasquez, 47, Inglewood, California, was sentenced in Nevada 12-48 months in prison after being convicted of one count of attempted theft, a category “C” felony. Vasquez was sentenced as a result of a local, state and federal investigation of a complex mortgage fraud scheme. Vasquez was also ordered to pay nearly $53,000 in […]
Salim Furth: In Iowa, Nevada, and Washington state, more than 30% of the workforce is licensed. In 13 other states, less than 20% of the workforce is licensed. The burden is far from equal.
Harry Enten: “That post-New Hampshire narrative will matter a lot to Sanders because he’s currently trailing in the next two Democratic contests: Nevada and South Carolina. Both states are much more diverse than Iowa and New Hampshire, and Sanders will [...]
Mr. Rubio's endorsement by Nevada's largest newspaper could play a key role in his efforts to win the state caucuses on Feb. 23 and the Republican presidential nomination.
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nevada (Reuters) - The United States will position its missile defense assets to track an expected North Korean missile launch, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Thursday.