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It’s election season in Las Vegas, and dozens of candidates are competing for spots on the City Council and in the Mayor’s Office.

A beginner's guide to Las Vegas' spring elections

March 22nd, 2019

It’s election season in Las Vegas, and dozens of candidates are competing for spots on the City Council and in the Mayor’s Office.

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