| Mar 27, 2015
| 8:55 AM
Harry Reid on Friday became the third Senate Democrat to announce plans to retire in 2016. But notably for his party's chances of regaining the majority, his retirement is the first that clearly opens the door for a Republican pickup.
| Mar 27, 2015
| 6:57 PM
The surprise retirement of Sen. Harry Reid, the gritty top Democrat in Congress, risks unraveling perhaps the biggest accomplishment of his combative decade in leadership: keeping unruly Democrats united in support of President Obama's agenda and...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 12:35 PM
Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid, the wily Nevadan who dominated the Senate for a decade from the minority to the majority and back again, announced Friday he will retire after five terms.
Three-term New York Sen. Chuck Schumer faces a relatively...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 1:49 PM
Mixed signals from the Supreme Court have states on edge about the future of health insurance subsidies for millions of Americans. And a summer decision from the justices leaves little time for backup planning.
Many governors, especially Republicans,...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 6:40 PM
Millions of people could lose health insurance subsidies in the coming months if the Supreme Court sides with opponents of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
And one thing was clear this weekend as the nation's governors gathered in...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 2:56 PM
Every few years, for decades, the same two questions have arisen whenever Nevada political types get together: Will Harry Reid run again? Can he possibly survive another grueling reelection fight?
The answers have always been yes and yes, though it...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:10 AM
Sorpresa entre los activistas proinmigrantes de Nevada por la decisión del gobernador, Brian Sandoval, de sumarse a la demanda de 25 estados contra las acciones ejecutivas del presidente Barack Obama en materia migratoria.
"Nos cayó de sorpresa este...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Nevada's economic incentives for Tesla Motors won the state a coveted battery factory and an estimated 6,500 jobs, but at one of the highest costs a state has ever paid to lure a company — nearly $1.3 billion.
The lavish dowry reaffirms Tesla...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The tense face-off over a Nevada rancher’s right to graze his cattle on federal land has spilled over into a public squabble after the Bureau of Land Management and Clark County Sheriff Doug Gillespie issued conflicting statements over their lack of...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The view in California can be hard to decipher, blurred by nonchalance or smog or the blinding insistence of the sun. But not when it comes to immigration. There, all is sharp and distinct, politically speaking, as if before and after had been etched into...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Whatever the precise size of the incoming wave — and we'll leave it to forecasters and surfers to fight over that — most models are predicting a Republican takeover of the Senate, as well as gains in the House, following Tuesday's midterm...