Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday will speak to the annual NAACP conference in Las Vegas as the meeting focuses on boosting young African-American turnout and battling voter suppression efforts across the country.
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Democrat Bob Goodman is back in Nevada this week and ready to accept campaign contributions and begin his long-shot effort to replace GOP Gov. Brian Sandoval in the November general election.
Efforts to accelerate North Las Vegas’ economic recovery and development are likely to hinge on a single 8-mile stretch of the 215 Beltway.
Legislation that would expand hunting and fishing access on federal land failed to advance in the U.S. Senate last week over a political battle on gun rights.
The Nevada Ethics Commission may seek a slight change to the wording of state law that could have big impacts in future ethics cases.
Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto highlighted the problem of sex trafficking during a meeting of the State Bar of Nevada in Newport Beach, Calif., on Saturday.
Henderson Township Constable Earl Mitchell’s salary is something of a mystery, even though he’s an elected official.
A Utah congressman has introduced legislation to allow Western states and American Indian tribes to take over management of wild horses and burros from the federal government.
Clark County firefighters would get a 1.5 percent cost-of-living pay increase under a tentative agreement reached between county management and the firefighters’ union.
Bruce Gilbert, the new executive director of the Silver State Health Exchange, says he’s undaunted by the big job of fixing the troubled Obamacare agency
A Republican can’t win the White House in 2016 unless the GOP presidential nominee offers a positive vision for the future instead of criticizing Democratic policies, former national GOP leader Michael Steele and Steve Forbes said Friday at a Las Vegas forum.
Constitutional law expert Erwin Chemerinsky said the U.S. Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision will lead to more litigation about the scope of religious freedom under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
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This week, Reps. Dina Titus and Steven Horsford joined with other House Democrats to support a bill aimed at blunting the effect of last week’s decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby allowing churches and religious nonprofits to continue to avoid the contraceptive mandate.
Members of the Nevada Supreme Court had some good advice for lawyers, lobbyists and lawmakers as they discussed recent high-profile decisions.
Henderson’s 533 nonunion employees will receive a bonuses totaling $1.1 million, the city confirmed Thursday.
A hazardous material response team was on site at the U.S. Capitol following an industrial spill incident that began sometime around 2:30 a.m. to 3 a.m., closing the House side of the building.
Tough times will continue for another couple years before business in the legal profession returns to normal, a Georgetown expert told the State Bar of Nevada’s annual meeting Thursday.
Libertarians at annual meeting in Las Vegas raise concerns about government spying, militarized police and IRS audits.
Nevada Gaming Control Board for the first time has punished a gaming licensee for also having an interest in a medical marijuana business.
A bid by two Nevada lawmakers to cut off funding and close the doors for good on the Yucca Mountain Project was slapped away on Thursday in the House.
Outlines of a possible compromise that would more quickly deport minors arriving from Central America emerged Thursday as part of President Barack Obama’s $3.7 billion emergency request to address the immigration crisis on the southern border.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas Foundation can afford Hillary Clinton’s much-debated $225,000 fee to speak at its annual fundraising dinner, having sold out the Oct. 13 event’s best tables at $20,000-a-pop.