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Politics

From statewide voter turnout to margins in the state senate.

Nevada’s elections by the numbers

November 5th, 2014

From statewide voter turnout to margins in the state senate.

  • As We See It

    If elected, Lauren Scott will be the first openly transgender state legislator in Nevada—and the U.S.

  • As We See It

    We decided to play moderator! Feel free to take none of this seriously.

  • Politics

    The decision is the latest in a series of ongoing changes at the exchange as it tries to recover from a tumultuous first year of ...

  • Politics

    While Congress works to to pass a VA reform bill, the House Veterans Affairs Committee has ramped up, going from once-a-week hearings on various veterans ...

  • Joe Downtown

    With just nine days before early voting begins, eight of nine men vying to become the next sheriff answered questions Thursday night on everything from ...

  • NewsPolitics

    The decades-long dispute over gay marriage is spinning close to a conclusion, as court cases question the constitutionality of banning same-sex unions, laying the groundwork ...

  • Breaking News

    Sue Wagner, a lifelong Republican and the first woman elected as Nevada lieutenant governor, has left the GOP.

  • Breaking News

    Nevada Assemblyman Jim Wheeler made national television Thursday night as the subject of ridicule on “The Colbert Report.” Stephen Colbert lampooned Wheeler for saying he’d ...

  • As We See It

    When it comes to verbal assaults, Reid is king.

  • NewsPolitics

    Nevada ranks dead last in per capita federal funding for health, education, housing, science and transportation, according to the Brookings Institution. The Sun spoke with ...

  • NewsPolitics

    The envisioned Interstate 11 corridor could make Las Vegas a transportation hub where freight would move to and from other major cities on interstates 15 ...

  • As We See It

    The former senate candidate is considering a run at the lieutenant governorship.

  • Breaking News

    MGM Resorts International announced today it intends to blanket the rooftop of one of its Strip properties with tens of thousands of solar panels. The ...

  • Henderson

    When George Racz moved his “Copper Angels,” a gigantic pair of German-made pot stills, into a warehouse in Henderson in 2011 to start the state’s ...

  • Business

    After a malfunctioning reader board threw its future into question, a bill that would create a legal medical marijuana dispensary system in Nevada passed the ...

  • PoliticsNews

    Speaker Marilyn Kirkpatrick is no longer proposing to levy an 8 percent tax on things such as movies, gym memberships, greens fees at golf courses, ...

  • As We See It

    The proposed tax has drawn a lot of fire, including a Steve Wynn visit to Carson City.

  • Politics

    Lawmakers killed a bill earlier this year that would’ve made the Blue Weimaraner the state dog, but Assemblyman William Horne, D-Las Vegas, now has a ...

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  • Nightlife

    The Electric Daisy Carnival juggernaut continues to pay dividends for the Las Vegas area.

  • Dining News

    Also, there's a big food truck fest set for Sunset Park this Saturday and you're gonna want to go.

  • Weekly Q&A

    "We’re always helping other people’s dreams come true, but we never had a chance to do any work on our own place."

  • Film

    The effort comes across as desperate and sad, with meager laughs and sloppy storytelling.

  • MirageSteve WynnLas Vegas Strip

    Here’s a chilling thought, courtesy of the man who made it all possible: “Ask yourself, if there was no Mirage on the Strip, what would’ve ...

  • A&E

    Face-melting Turkey Day meals, carols with Liberace and a drive to the North Pole (Experience)—it's time to shake your holiday season up!

  • MirageFeaturedLas Vegas Strip

    If you were there for the opening of the Mirage 25 years ago, Folk was probably the first person you met.

  • Incidental Tourist

    Annual checkup: The Downtown hotel and casino celebrated its one-year anniversary late last month.

  • Fine Art

    "It's time to refresh the project, look at options of location and ensure that our communication about the project is more clear than it has ...

  • Dining

    Start with potato pancakes and save room for the rouladen.

  • As We See It

    The race packed 23 obstacles in a punishing 5-mile loop that runners completed over and over again for 24 hours straight.

  • Reviews

    The Downtown stalwart has new owners, a new look and an exciting new Mexican menu.

  • As We See It

    Even professional exhibiting artists have sat down at the space, creating works that eventually went into gallery shows.

  • Nightlife

    A trio of seasonal sips at the hotel's crystal cocoon.

  • Dining

    If you’re going to consume the acclaimed Alba white truffles, you should go all out. And November is the time.

  • Dining

    Drop that baster! Make a reservation this Turkey Day.

  • As We See It

    And the chicken fried steak tastes just as good.