Nevada’s 2020 Democratic caucus will be different from past years: There are more candidates, there’s early voting and President Trump will help drive enthusiasm and turnout.
One of the two ballot initiatives proposed by the Clark County Education Association — a 1.5 percentage point increase in the sales tax — might be a hard sell for Nevada voters, who have rejected other taxes designed to support education in the past.
A Republican lawsuit against two taxes passed in 2019 has forced the issue of whether the Legislative Counsel Bureau, which advises the Legislature as an institution, is entitled to speak for individual lawmakers in court.
When big donors make inappropriate demands in exchange for their philanthropy, university regents need to refuse the money on principle.
It took Nevada Democrats 20 years to win the governor’s mansion in Carson City and both houses of the Legislature at the same time. They don’t want to give up the power of redistricting now.
Las Vegas Golden Knights right-winger Ryan Reaves stars in an over-the-top ad campaign that memorably reminds residents to re-set their sprinkler clocks — or else!
The Clark County Education Association is planning a pair of ballot initiatives proposing a $1 billion tax increase in 2020, but there are other, more trenchant questions about Nevada schools that should also be addressed.
Even if national media or political pundits fail to mention Nevada’s February caucus, candidates and their campaigns know where we fall on the nominating calendar.
Voters may be flirting with a crowded field of Democratic primary presidential contenders, but former Vice President Joe Biden is hoping they’ll settle down with him.
President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign decided not to have Rep. Mark Amodei chair its Nevada effort, a change from 2016 occasioned by Amodei saying he supports an impeachment inquiry into the president.