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  1. DOJ Overreach Could Kill The Digital EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Caller

    The health of the digital tech economy is inextricably linked to the health of the U.S. economy. According to a newly released Brookings Institute study, 61 percent of all U.S. exports were digitally delivered, and international digital trade was responsible for adding 2.4 million jobs .


  2. Heller opens wallet wide for GOP hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    If there's going to be a Republican wave on Election Day, Sen. Dean Heller wants to ensure he's got plenty of wax on his surfboard. As the GOP strives to capture full control of Congress, the Republican from Nevada has opened his wallet wide for party candidates running for the Senate and a handful in the U.S. House.


  3. Incline's Spees claims Amodei violated ethics rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Tahoe Daily Tribune

    On its website,, a link from a banner ad incorrectly directed users to Congressman Mark Amodei's congressional site during this past weekend. The link, according to instructions from Amodei's office, should have taken visitors to Amodei's campaign site,


  4. Opponent claims Amodei violated ethics rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Nevada Appeal

    A candidate for Rep. Mark Amodei's seat is claiming the congressman violated House ethics rules by linking his advertisements to his official Congressional website. Incline Village Democrat Kristen Spees filed the complaint on Tuesday after spotting the banner ad on the Nevada Appeal website on Saturday morning.


  5. Sen. Cory Booker boasts of bipartisan relationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | New Jersey Jewish News

    Seeking A Seat, a series of appearances by candidates in November's elections, took place on three days in October at Temple B'nai Abraham in Livingston. Republican Jeff Bell, who is running for U.S. Senate against the incumbent, Democrat Sen. Cory Booker, spoke Oct. 14; Booker appeared Oct. 19. Democrat Mark Dunec, who is challenging Republican incumbent Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen for the Dist.


  6. Sen. Reid quietly moves to block development of 800,000 acres in central NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A bill quietly introduced in Congress would restrict mining and energy exploration over a sweeping area of rural Nevada, preserving scenic valleys and buffering a landmark piece of desert artwork.


  7. Battle begins for NRSC chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Politico

    The midterm elections aren't over yet, but that hasn't stopped early chatter among senators over who will lead the Senate Republican campaign arm for the 2016 cycle. Sens. Roger Wicker of Mississippi and Dean Heller of Nevada have been working behind the scenes to let allies know they are interested in taking over as the next head of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, according to five sources familiar with the discussions.


  8. I Stand For Consent Introduced On University of Nevada CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KTVN Reno

    The University of Nevada has launched a new program to fight sexual assault on campus. It's called, "I STAND For Consent," and Monday night, hundreds gathered for a discussion on healthy sexual conduct.


  9. UNR campaign promotes consent and preventing sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KRNV-TV Reno

    In a packed hall, University of Nevada, Reno students, faculty, and administrators gathered to well, talk about consensual sex. It's the first step of a conversation led by student organizers of the campaign "I Stand for Consent."


  10. Dark money could be election's October surpriseRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | The Las Vegas Sun

    OK, it's officially crunch time. In just two weeks and one day, Nevada Sen. Harry Reid will know if he will still run the U.S. Senate.


  11. Same-sex marriage separates Jones HarrisRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Big News

    When it comes to same-sex marriage, state Senate District 9 incumbent Justin Jones and challenger Becky Harris have a record of widely contrasting views.This gulf dates well before Harris, a Republican, started campaigning against Jones, a Democrat.The historic Oct. 7 ruling by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturning Nevada's ban on same-sex marriage adds another dimension to the race with less than a month before the Nov. 4 election. It brings a distinguishing difference between the two candidates to the campaign."


  12. NRC accepts Yucca Mountain shutdown safety objectivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Utility Products

    Permanent closure plans for a high-level nuclear waste facility at Yucca Mountain met all the necessary objectives based on safety evaluations completed before the Obama administration pulled the plug on the proposed Nevada dump, federal nuclear regulators said in a long-awaited staff report on Thursday. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission's staff said in a 781-page document that the underground storage facility once planned in the desert mountains 90 miles northwest of Las Vegas would meet all post-closure design requirements.


  13. NRC: Yucca Mountain meets closure safety guidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    Federal nuclear regulators say permanent closure plans for Yucca Mountain met all the necessary objectives in safety evaluations completed before the Obama administration pulled the plug on theNevada waste dump. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission released a long-awaited staff report Thursday that says the high-level radioactive waste facility that had been planned northwest of Las Vegas meets all post-closure design requirements.


  14. Is 2014 Going to Be a 'Wave' Election? Sort Of.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | National Review Online

    The past week has seen indisputably good news for Republican Senate candidates in Colorado and Iowa a and then some somewhat ominous news in Georgia , and perhaps Kansas and South Dakota . Periodically, I'll hear someone say, "if Republicans are winning in Iowa and Colorado, they'll win in Georgia and Kansas."


  15. The stories told by the candidates' bank accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Two and a half weeks out from the election, Nevada's congressional candidates are trying to send a message to voters with the amount of money they raised this summer. Nevada's federal lawmakers - and those who hope to become federal lawmakers - filed campaign finance reports Wednesday detailing money raised July through September.


  16. Senators ask Obama to name highway safety chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Two senators are calling on the White House to hire a permanent chief of the agency that keeps the nation's roadways safe. Democrat Claire McCaskill of Missouri and Republican Dean Heller of Nevada made the request Tuesday at the start of a hearing on how the agency handles safety issues.


  17. Allen West: ISIS Using Daily Kos, Media Matters 'Trolling Tactics' To Harass MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Crooks and Liars

    Crazy folks on the Right, led by irrelevant ex-Congressman Allen West, want the president to denounce the faith of over one billion Muslims on the planet. MSNBC anchor Robach implied Bush protesters unpatriotic Media Matters came up with this video: As noted on the weblog Daily Kos, MSNBC Live anchor Am Once again, the Republicans prove they're living in upside down land with the remarks in their Weekly Address.


  18. Extraterritorial Searches for Electronically Stored InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 |

    On Sept. 18, Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, along with Sens. Chris Coons, D-Del., and Dean Heller, R-Nev., introduced the Law Enforcement Access to Data Stored Abroad Act, or the LEADS Act, to amend the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and Stored Communications Act, 18 U.S.C. 2701-2712, to, inter alia, require providers served with a search warrant to disclose the materials sought by a warrant "regardless of where such contents may be," if the account holder at issue is "a United States person" and such disclosure will not "violate the laws of a foreign country."


  19. 3 races to watch in the struggle for control of the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Las Vegas Sun

    U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu speaks about her college affordability initiative on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Baton Rouge, La.


  20. USGS Coalition Honors Four SenatorsRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS)

    On 16 September 2014, the USGS Coalition honored Senators Lisa Murkowski , Ron Wyden , Mark Udall , and Dean Heller with the Coalition's 2014 Leadership Award. The awards were presented during the USGS Coalition's annual reception on Capitol Hill in honor of the lawmakers long standing support for the scientific programs and personnel of the United States Geological Survey .