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Will Ashjian be disqualified?

Expect Jon Ashjian’s Tea Party candidacy to be challenged Monday in Carson City. The challenge seems pretty straight forward: I hear that on March 1 Ashjian filed as a Tea Party candidate for U.S. Senate, swearing all the information in his...

Is Tea Party nearly over for Ashjian?

When Jon Ashjian recently announced his candidacy for U.S. Senate on behalf of the newly minted Tea Party of Nevada, actual participants in the Tea Party movement immediately suspected he was a nefarious mole planted in their midst to assist in the...

Reid responds to maglev media maneuver

After being caught flat-footed by a potentially devastating series of commercials being produced on behalf of American Magline Group, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s office issued a strongly worded response Friday morning in defense of the...