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Democrats make surprising inroads in redistricting fight

Jan. 24, 2022 10:43 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Democrats braced for disaster when state legislatures began redrawing congressional maps, fearing that Republican dominance of statehouses would tilt power away from them for the next decade. But as the redistricting process reaches its final stages, that anxiety is...

Anti-COVID mandate Nevada lawmaker to run for Congress

Jan. 04, 2022 17:40 PM EST

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A state lawmaker who marched in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6, 2021, and was later censured for refusing to wear a mask in the Statehouse is running for Congress in Nevada. Annie Black, a Republican Assemblywoman from Mesquite, announced on Tuesday that she...

Presidents, lawmakers mourn former Senate 'giant' Harry Reid

Dec. 29, 2021 01:12 AM EST

U.S. and Nevada leaders are mourning former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who died Tuesday at 82. Landra Reid says her husband died peacefully after a four-year battle with pancreatic cancer. Reid, a Democrat, led the Senate under under two presidents, Republican George W. Bush and Democrat...

Proposed maps would tint Nevada swing districts blue

Nov. 09, 2021 21:18 PM EST

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A new congressional district map introduced in Nevada on Tuesday proposes changes that could make the state's two battleground districts more Democratic-leaning for the next decade. The map — which legislative leaders said they plan to...