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Four Democrats for Congress to keep track of

John Ralston has a rundown on four Nevada Democratic political figures and their fundraising activities in the Las Vegas Sun. His source was the Federal Election Commission reports. The entire list of contributors to all four candidates can be accessed … Continue reading

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Nevada Congressional District Map

The Nevada District Court released Nevada’s congressional district maps today. Three “special masters” appointed by Judge Todd Russell drew the maps after holding hearings and taking public testimony this week. If this map is adopted Nye County will be in … Continue reading

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Nevada Congressional Delegation votes

Recent Senate Votes Confirmation of Jane Branstetter Stranch, of Tennessee, to be US Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit – Vote Confirmed (71-21, 8 Not Voting) The Senate voted to confirm the nomination of Jane Branstetter Stranch, a Nashville attorney, … Continue reading

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Nevada’s Delegation Votes

Recent House Votes Education Jobs and Medicaid Assistance Act – Vote Passed (247-161, 25 Not Voting) On Tuesday, the House passed this bill to provide $16.1 billion to extend increased Medicaid assistance to states and $10 billion in funding for … Continue reading

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Nevada Congressional Votes

The House is in recess and is scheduled to reconvene on Tuesday, September 14. The Senate is in session this week. Here are the most recent votes. Recent Senate Votes Democracy is Strengthened by Casting Light on Spending in Elections … Continue reading

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Nevada Congressional Delegation Votes

Recent Senate Votes Unemployment Compensation Extension Act of 2010 – Vote Agreed to (59-39, 2 Not Voting) The Senate passed this bill to extend unemployment benefits through November 30, making the extension retroactive to June 2 when the last extension … Continue reading

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Votes of Nevada’s Congressional Delegation

Recent Senate Votes Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act – Vote Agreed to (60-39) The Senate passed the final version of the financial regulation reform legislation. The president is expected to sign the bill into law this week. … Continue reading

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Votes of Nevada’s Congressional Delegation

Recent Senate Votes Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act – Vote Passed (99-0, 1 Not Voting) On Thursday, the Senate unanimously approved the conference report to this bill that would impose new sanctions on companies doing business with Iran. … Continue reading

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Nevada to get $102.8 million for foreclosure prevention

Nevada will receive $102.8 million as part of a program to help residents who are trying to avoid foreclosure on their homes. Nevada is among five states that will receive funds from the program, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid … Continue reading

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Nevada Congressional Delegation Votes

Recent Senate Votes Motion to Invoke Cloture on Baucus Substitute Amendment; American Workers, State, and Business Relief Act of 2010 – Vote Rejected (56-40, 4 Not Voting) The Senate rejected the motion to end debate and vote on this $118 … Continue reading

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