RENO — Nevada's only sanctuary church has already protected one person living in the country illegally who was facing imminent deportation.
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Since its creation by the Legislature five years ago, the Legislative Commission's Sunset Subcommittee has recommended the ax for a number of outdated or inactive boards and commissions, finding that their missions were no longer relevant or could be delegated to other agencies.
Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid, after chastising his Republican colleagues for doing nothing to help the "poisoned" children of Flint, Michigan, again turned to Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and a major environmental issue at home.
It was the revenge of the governors as Republicans met for their final debate before the Granite State's primary on Tuesday.
A broadly supported energy bill was sidelined last week in the Senate as policymakers clashed over how to address the crisis over lead-tainted municipal water found poisoning children in Flint, Mich.
Rising Republican contender Marco Rubio came under heavy attack in a presidential debate on Saturday from rivals who accused him of being too inexperienced for the White House and walking away from an immigration reform plan he championed.
About 250 supporters turned out Saturday to a canvass kickoff event with former President Bill Clinton at the UA Local 525 Plumbers and Pipefitters Training Center in Las Vegas. Clinton and State Assemblyman Edgar Flores gave speeches in support of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
Former President Bill Clinton urged Nevadans to support Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during a campaign stop Friday evening at the United Brotherhood of Carpenters International Training Center in Las Vegas.
After much consideration, the Review-Journal is endorsing Sen. Marco Rubio for Nevada's first-in-the-West Republican caucus on Feb. 23.
Donald Trump said that he will participate in the next Fox News debate on March 3, with Megyn Kelly joining Bret Baier and Chris Wallace as moderators.
Stumping for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Tinder is getting some women banned from the online dating app after sending campaign messages to prospective matches.
Democrat Hillary Clinton went on the attack against rival Bernie Sanders on Thursday in their most contentious presidential debate yet, questioning whether his ambitious proposals were viable and saying it was unfair to question her liberal credentials.
Former President Bill Clinton will be stumping in support of Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas on Friday. Clinton also has an event in Pahrump on Saturday in support of the former secretary of state and first lady.
Observant Jews and Seventh-day Adventists who want to caucus with Nevada Democrats on Feb. 20 are out of luck.
A proposed constitutional amendment to open up Nevada’s electricity markets and give consumers “meaningful choices” of utility providers was filed Wednesday with the secretary of state’s office.
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul suspended his 2016 campaign on Wednesday, he said in a statement two days after the Iowa caucuses.
The city of North Las Vegas’ website got a fresh look and new functionality Wednesday.
While the city's taxi industry reels from a state audit accusing it of millions of dollars of overcharges and recommending the dismantling of the Taxicab Authority, officials have a new worry — a date with the Sunset Subcommittee of the Legislative Commission.
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum plans to suspend his campaign for the White House later on Wednesday.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday accused rival Ted Cruz of stealing a victory in the Iowa caucuses and called for another vote or nullification of Cruz's win.
We're not supposed to read too much into the results of Iowa's first-in-the-nation caucus, but if ever a numerical result mirrored a national mood, Tuesday's did.
A panel of lawmakers this week agreed to seek changes for Nevada's new Silver State Opportunity Grant — the state's first program offering financial aid based on need rather than academic achievement.
A coalition of rooftop solar companies on Tuesday urged the U.S. Senate to adopt an amendment to an energy bill that would give states the authority to prohibit monopoly utilities from retroactively penalizing customers who invest in solar.
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