Intelligence officials have warned lawmakers that Russia is interfering in the 2020 election campaign to help President Donald Trump get reelected, three officials familiar with the closed-door briefing said Thursday.
Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden called out Sen. Bernie Sanders for voting against the 1993 Brady Bill that installed a waiting period and a background check for handgun purchases.
Democratic presidential candidates will hold events throughout Nevada on Friday, the day before the Nevada caucuses.
More than 1,000 ballots cast during the first three days of early voting in the Nevada caucuses were voided, primarily because they were not signed, a Democratic Party official said.
Wednesday’s event eclipsed the previous debate-cycle ratings mark by more than 1.5 million viewers.
Culinary Union Local 226, Nevada’s most politically powerful union, declined to endorse any candidate in the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries.
President Donald Trump is expected to visit Las Vegas next week, just two days ahead of the Nevada caucuses, to attend a graduation event sponsored by the group Hope for Prisoners.
Early voting for Nevada’s Democratic presidential caucus will take place Saturday through Tuesday.
Most of the remaining Democratic presidential contenders are heading to Las Vegas to campaign in advance of the Feb. 22 presidential caucuses.
The Culinary Union Local 226 denounced “vicious attacks,” after supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders objected to a union flyer that declared the senator wants to “end Culinary health care” in favor of his Medicare for All proposal.
With New Hampshire’s primary in the history books, most candidates are headed to Nevada, where they face uncertainty about hwo votes will be tabulated and winners selected.
Supporters of top candidates are busy training volunteers how to run Nevada’s caucuses, including the mathematical formulas involved in awarding delegates.
Nevada Democrats had originally planned to use an app for the caucus. But after a similar app failed miserably in Iowa, the party scrapped it.
Health care is the top issue for many Nevada women who are 50 years old and older, according to a new poll commissioned by the American Association of Retired Persons.