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Trump’s pick for energy boss answers Nevada’s nuke concerns

Nov. 14, 2019 6:46 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s pick to become the next U.S. energy secretary pledged Thursday to uphold his predecessor’s promise to begin removing weapons-grade plutonium the government secretly shipped last year to a security site in southern Nevada. Deputy Energy Secretary Dan...

Nevada senators criticize Trump's Court of Appeals nominee

Sep. 24, 2019 11:34 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — President Donald Trump's nomination for an open seat on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is being criticized by Nevada's U.S. senators. Democratic Sens. Jacky Rosen and Catherine Cortez Masto were not happy that Trump did not consult with them before announcing the nomination of...