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August 22, 2014

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3rd Congressional District Race - Dina Titus vs. Joe Heck

Congressional report card: The good, bad and incomplete of Nevada’s delegation
Aug. 17, 2014
What went right for Nevada’s delegation? What went wrong? What’s yet to be done?
U.S. Congressman Joe Heck (R-NV) responds to a question during an editorial board meeting at the Las Vegas Sun offices Monday, Aug. 11, 2014.
Joe Heck not fazed by Democrats’ ‘anti-woman’ line
Aug. 12, 2014
This campaign season, U.S. Rep. Joe Heck is playing a familiar role in Nevada political theater: a villain in the Democrat’s “war on women.” It is the Democrats’ standard line of attack ...
This online Spanish-language ad by Democrats attacking Republican Rep. Joe Heck on immigration reads: Failure! Congressman Joe Heck is part of the problem, and his leaders are hurting our Dreamers. He’s failing our community. Shame on him!
Democrats attack Rep. Joe Heck on immigration in Spanish-language ad
Aug. 4, 2014
Republican Rep. Joe Heck may have sided with Democrats on a contentious immigration vote Friday, but that hasn’t stopped Democrats from attacking him today. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, House Democrats' official campaign arm, is...
Married gay veterans’ next battle is for equal VA benefits
Aug. 3, 2014
Don't ask, don't tell is over. And gay marriage — or civil unions, or domestic partnerships — is rapidly becoming legal throughout the country. So why is the Veterans Affairs Department "penalizing" gay soldiers who get married? Rep. Dina Titus, a Democrat from Las Vegas, is trying to get ...
Dina Titus stands up for military working dogs
July 23, 2014
There are a lot of niche issues for lawmakers to champion in Congress. Rep. Dina Titus, a Las Vegas Democrat, chose a particularly fluffy one today. In between votes and media interviews, Titus...
Congressman Joe Heck, R-Nev., smiles as someone's ringtone plays George Thorogood's "Bad to the Bone" during a town hall meeting with constituents at Pacific Pines Senior Apartments in Henderson on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013.
How does a bill become law in Washington? Follow Joe Heck’s case study
July 22, 2014
Today, President Barack Obama is signing into law a bill modernizing the nation’s job training programs. A critical component of the bill can be traced back to Nevada’s Rep. Joe Heck ...
Washington Memo: Puppies, Slurpees and bipartisanship in Nevada’s delegation
July 18, 2014
Sen. Dean Heller bucked his party this week to support his colleague, Sen. Harry Reid. Heller was the only Republican ...
Republican Joe Heck and Democrat Erin Bilbray are bidding for Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District seat in the 2014 November general election.
The stories told by the candidates’ bank accounts
July 16, 2014
It’s that time of the campaign cycle when candidates are judged by how much money they’ve raised. Nevada’s congressional lawmakers — and hopeful congressional lawmakers— filed ...
Congresswoman Dina Titus takes part in a ceremony at the Fremont Street Experience welcoming the Festival of Lights, Wednesday Nov. 27, 2013.
Dina Titus takes on Yucca, and Dean Heller grills NCAA president
July 11, 2014
Nevada's congressional delegation tried its best this week to strip federal funding for research to store the nation's nuclear waste in Nevada's Yucca Mountain, but it was a futile effort ...
U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev., speaks during a Town Hall at Windmill Library in Las Vegas on Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
Washington memo: Rep. Joe Heck’s big week
June 27, 2014
Rep. Joe Heck probably had the Nevada delegation’s most successful week in Congress, and Sen. Dean Heller continued his fight to extend unemployment benefits for ...
Republican Joe Heck and Democrat Erin Bilbray are bidding for Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District seat in the 2014 November general election.
In a rare swing district, Republican Rep. Joe Heck faces test from Democrat Erin Bilbray
June 26, 2014
In a relatively quiet Nevada election year, the race to represent Henderson and Boulder City in Congress will be big and bitter in one of America’s last true swing districts in the U.S. House of Representatives. Republican incumbent Rep. Joe Heck is ...
Heck holds hearing on benefits denied to Filipino-American veterans
June 24, 2014
When Congress acts to right a wrong, sometimes it doesn’t do a very good job. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev., would argue that’s the case with regard to...
Las Vegas Metro Police Officers request that Immigration reform activists rallying at Joe Heck's office disperse and leave the building or be charged with trespass on Wednesday, June 4, 2014. Five individuals were soon charged making their voices heard to pressure Heck to call for a vote on immigration reform in the House.
Immigration activists cited with trespassing at Rep. Joe Heck’s office
June 4, 2014
Five protesters pushing for immigration reform legislation were cited on counts of trespassing at Joe Heck’s local office this morning after they demanded to be heard and refused to leave. A group of more than 30 protesters...
Unemployment benefit bill led by Nevada’s Dean Heller passes Senate
April 7, 2014
The U.S. Senate passed a bill today that extends and restores emergency unemployment benefits after they lapsed in December. The 59 to 38 vote sends the legislation to...
Congresswoman Dina Titus. left, and Whitney Elementary School Principal Sherrie Gahn talk with students during lunch at the school Monday, March 17, 2014. Titus has introduced the Helping Hungry Students Learn Act, which aims to bolster the federal government’s national school lunch program.
Titus champions legislation to alleviate hunger for school-aged children
March 17, 2014
Congresswoman Dina Titus today introduced legislation designed to combat childhood hunger at school, over the summer and on weekends. More than 180,000 children in Nevada receive free and reduced price meals at school, including more than 166,000 students in Clark County. Across the country, almost 16 million children are …

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