Gov. Steve Sisolak says Nevada will go into a “statewide pause” for three weeks as the coronavirus continues its wildfire-like spread across Nevada.
Colton Lochhead covers pot and politics for the Review-Journal, where he started as an intern covering crime and breaking news in 2012. Raised in Las Vegas, the life-long desert rat graduated from Bonanza High School before earning his journalism degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
While the GOP continues attempts to cast doubts on the election, some Republicans find themselves trying to toe the party line while claiming their own election wins are valid.
Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford is set to take on a more prominent role in national politics as he’s been namecd co-chair of the Democratic Attorneys General Association.
In a minute order Wednesday, District Judge Jim Crockett said that Nevada Policy Research Institute “clearly lacks standing” to bring the challenges against the lawmakers.
Gov. Steve Sisolak on Wednesday said that he will be announcing new measures to stem the spread of COVID-19 in the state “very soon.”
Ross Miller, the Democratic candidate for Clark County Commission District C, filed the lawsuit Tuesday in District Court.
The Nevada Republican Party held a news conference Tuesday to announce another lawsuit centered around the GOP’s continued election fraud allegations.
President Donald Trump narrowed his loss in Nevada to former Vice President Joe Biden, but was still behind by about 34,000 as final votes were counted in Clark County early Saturday.
Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford offered a sharp rebuke of the legal challenges levied against the state’s elections, saying that they’ve yet to provide any evidence of fraud.
An appeal to the Nevada Supreme Court from President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign that challenged Clark County’s signature verification and election observer processes was dismissed Tuesday at the request of the campaign’s attorneys.
It could take at least two years before Nevada’s economy could bounces back to pre-pandemic levels, according to forecasts released Tuesday.
Rep. Steven Horsford has won re-election to the 4th Congressional District, according to the Associated Press.