Fortified with a fourth member, Nevada Republicans in Congress are serving notice they will erect a firewall against any efforts by President Barack Obama to set aside national monument land in the state.
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Members of the state’s legislative money committees will dip their toes in Gov. Brian Sandoval’s proposed $7.3 billion budget proposal Tuesday.
A new poll brings good news for Mitt Romney and his allies at a time when the 2012 GOP nominee faces vocal skepticism from the right about a potential third bid for president.
The U.S. aid worker whose release from a Cuban prison helped pave the way toward restoring diplomatic ties with the communist nation will be among First Lady Michelle Obama’s guests for Tuesday’s State of the Union address.
President Barack Obama’s new tax plan ran into rapid criticism from the Republicans on Sunday, underscoring the challenges facing any attempt to overhaul the U.S. tax code.
Two U.S. senators, including Dean Heller of Nevada, are seeking to make permanent a law that allows people to deduct state and local sales taxes on their annual federal returns.
Islamic extremists bent on violent acts against free-speech nations are sometimes overlooked by intelligence agencies because the agencies reject important information that could derail attacks, says a Las Vegas intelligence expert and former CIA adviser.
If you’ve got an unpaid parking ticket in North Las Vegas, your days on the lam might be numbered.
Gov. Brian Sandoval’s $1.1 billion tax package to fund education and other state services caught some industry groups off guard, but representatives of the state’s largest business organizations say they are willing to await details before passing judgment.
Mitt Romney has shaken up the 2016 presidential race even before it has officially started.
Otis Harris, who said he can still remember walking to the Westside Grammar School with mud up to his knees whenever it rained, joined several hundred people at a groundbreaking ceremony for the historic Las Vegas school’s renovation Saturday.
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said in Las Vegas on Friday that he isn’t worried about the prospect of Mitt Romney running for president a third time because voters and former supporters are looking for somebody new in 2016.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether states can ban gay marriage, delving into a contentious social issue in what will be one of the most anticipated rulings of the year.
Nevada in December will be the focus of the political world, or at least the Republican side, after the state on Friday was named host for an official debate of GOP candidates running for president.
Mitt Romney’s declaration that he is considering a third shot at the White House was widely greeted with disdain at a national gathering of Republican activists on Thursday.
Gov. Brian Sandoval reiterated his pledge to education and the state’s youth Thursday and called on lawmakers to pass a huge tax increase to fund his plan, saying the future of Nevada depends on its ability to deliver an educated workforce to succeed in a modern, global world.
Gov. Brian Sandoval unveiled a $7.3 billion two-year general fund spending plan Thursday that includes nearly $1.15 billion in additional tax revenue, including a new business license fee that would generate nearly $440 million for an ambitious plan to improve public education.
Clark County and its largest union are rapidly approaching the one-year anniversary of when the Service Employees International Union Local 1107 declared an impasse in negotiations, and don’t appear to be any closer to reaching a contract agreement.
A bill seeking to sort out compensation for Filipinos who fought alongside U.S. troops during World War II was resubmitted in Congress this week.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie dominates almost any room he enters but is suddenly facing questions about his relevance in the 2016 presidential race.
The mother and maternal grandparents of a boy who suffered severe brain injury in 2012 while in foster care are suing Nevada and Clark County.
President Barack Obama is abusing his executive powers on everything from immigration to health care like “a frustrated teenager” breaking rules when he doesn’t get his way, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Wednesday.
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid of Nevada is likely to return to the Capitol next week after missing the first two weeks of the Senate while recuperating from injuries suffered in a home accident, aides confirmed Wednesday.