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In this Sept. 6, 2007, photo, an MQ-1 Predator unmanned aerial vehicle flies over a range in Nevada.
Investigation details military drone crashes, including 12 in Nevada
June 20, 2014
Drones might help fuel Nevada’s economy in the coming years, but a Washington Post investigation calls into question the safety of unmanned aircraft. During a yearlong investigation, the Post said it gathered documents showing more than 400 large U.S. military drones crashed in major accidents worldwide ...
Rep. Dina Titus, Rep. Steven Horsford and Rep. Joe Heck attend a Memorial Day ceremony at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City on Monday, May 26, 2014.
Washington memo: Rep. Steven Horsford and the long road to getting things done
June 20, 2014
Sometimes, being a member of Congress isn’t that glamorous. Rep. Steven Horsford has spent his entire first year and a half ...
Harry Reid says billionaire Koch brothers ‘trying to buy America’
June 19, 2014
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid continued his vitriolic attacks on the Koch brothers today, calling them “the cult of Koch. Reid attacked...
The goal of the Nevada Highway Patrol's Badge on Board program is to reduce crashes involving commercial trucks and passenger vehicles.
Nevada advocates lobby Washington to oppose bigger trucks on roadways
June 19, 2014
Could the commercial trucks we share our highways with be getting bigger? Congress is mulling an idea to allow bigger and heavier semitrailers ...
Las Vegas gets $28M in tax breaks to spur development
June 16, 2014
Las Vegas now has $28 million in federal tax breaks to hand out to businesses that want to invest in lower-income areas. The city was awarded the tax breaks this week as part of...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada speaks to reporters on student loan legislation and the defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, Wednesday, June 11, 2014, during a news conference  on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Democrats continue to hammer GOP with student loan bill
June 11, 2014
A vote on a bill to make federal student loans more affordable failed in the Senate on Wednesday, but Democrats aren’t worried. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Democrats are using the defeat as...
Senate confirms public defender to fill Nevada federal court vacancy
June 10, 2014
For the first time in several years, Nevada’s federal bench doesn’t have an empty seat. The U.S. Senate today confirmed...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) responds to questions during an interview with reporters at his home in Searchlight, Nev. Thursday, January 17, 2013. Kristen Orthman, Reid's Nevada communications director, listens at right.
Harry Reid sells his home in Searchlight to mining company
June 9, 2014
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid has sold his home in Searchlight, Nevada and several mining claims to a gold mining company. The Democratic Majority Leader sold his home, 110 acres and water rights to Nevada Milling and Mining for
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid leads Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Whip John Cornyn to the front of the chamber before President Barack Obama delivers the State of Union address Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, before a joint session of Congress.
Keeping score in the Senate blame game
June 8, 2014
Voters will have to decide who is at fault for gridlock in the upper house of Congress.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) calls for comprehensive immigration reform at the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, May 27, 2014.
Reid accused of illegal campaigning to help Flores
June 6, 2014
The Clark County Republican Party is accusing Sen. Harry Reid of breaking campaign finance laws in his zeal to get fellow Democrat Lucy Flores elected lieutenant governor. County GOP ...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) calls for comprehensive immigration reform at the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, May 27, 2014.
Why is Harry Reid so obsessed with the Redskins changing their name?
June 4, 2014
Sen. Harry Reid has made himself the face of the recent public campaign to change the name of the Washington Redskins football team. But why?
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada testifies on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, June 3, 2014.
Harry Reid says ‘dark money’ in campaigns threatens democracy
June 3, 2014
The U.S. Senate’s top Democrat and top Republican testified today at opposite ends of a proposed constitutional amendment to give Congress power to limit outside spending in campaigns. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid left his...
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) calls for comprehensive immigration reform at the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, May 27, 2014.
Reid: President justified to act on immigration reform if Congress doesn’t
May 27, 2014
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid joined this morning with representatives from the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce and other area business and tourism organizations to trumpet the need for urgent action on immigration reform. It has been nearly a year since the Senate passed...
U.S. Sens. Dean Heller, left, and Harry Reid appear on the KSNV-TV show "What's Your Point?" on Friday, April 18, 2014. The two Nevadans are shown in a screen shot from a video of the show.
Four takeaways from Sens. Harry Reid, Dean Heller personal financial statements
May 16, 2014
How wealthy are Nevada’s senators? Lawmakers in Washington, D.C., don’t always talk about their personal lives ...
Reid, Heller among lawmakers speaking out on VA scandal
May 15, 2014
There’s little that angers members of Congress in both parties more than accusations of mistreatment of veterans. And allegations that Veterans Affairs health care officials covered up...

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