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Reid in no hurry for Jaczko departure

Gregory Jaczko may have announced his intention to resign as chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission but Sen. Harry Reid seems to be in no rush to see him go. Jaczko said Monday he would be leaving the agency, after deciding "this would be the...

Heck on gay marriage: Against it

After not commenting last week on same-sex marriage, Republican Rep. Joe Heck reiterated his position during a television appearance on Monday. He's against it. "I believe marriage is between a man and a woman," Heck said on the "Face to Face" show...

New war of words over Berkley bills

A new war of words in the U.S. Senate race was ignited on Monday when Rep. Shelley Berkley introduced two promised pieces of legislation that her opponent, Sen. Dean Heller, wondered were ever going to show up. As Heller's campaign was teeing up an...

Berkley unveils first television ad

Rep. Shelley Berkley today unveiled the first television ad of her campaign for U.S. Senate, a one-minute commercial spotlighting her work for Nevada veterans. The spot features the father of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Justin Bailey, who served in Iraq...

New GSA chief apologizes

The GSA's new leader said Tuesday he is suspending a controversial employee rewards program and taking other steps to clean up the agency sullied by reports of wasteful spending. Dan Tangherlini was appointed acting head of the General Services...