Great event tonight at The Smith Center with three of the best in the business — @alexburnsNYT, @maggieNYT and… t.co/AQ8KF29hgr
11 hours 21 min ago.
BREAKING: Nevada has annexed Utah. Why, I have no idea. t.co/0iUGQ6B9ev
16 hours 49 min ago.
As usual, @meganmesserly is all over it!
She should have 20K followers. Make it happen.
(And get me to 100K) t.co/LBzkHR6yqD
17 hours 9 min ago.
So just over 10,000 Dems voted early Monday. Total now at 36K. 84K voted on Caucus Day in ‘16, when there was no early voting.
17 hours 48 min ago.
Oh my. t.co/1z5JjoMxpK
18 hours 21 min ago.
Up on MSNBC in a few revealing all.
19 hours 18 min ago.
If I don’t respond to you today, it’s only because:
1. I am immersed in debate prep.
2. I am practicing how to say… t.co/uEf1LKgSHC
19 hours 30 min ago.
Here it is, folks.
Call it what you want. Just don’t call it an app. t.co/u3W8IKP3ba
20 hours 7 min ago.
Nevada voters do not support web gaming, don't like the idea of taxing business and are divided over the BLM's handling of the Cliven Bundy affair, a new survey says. The poll was conducted this week for Las Vegas Sands by Chris Wilson of 500 likely voters (margin of error is 4.4 percent). I've seen the poll; there are no questions designed to skew the results. But my guess is some may discount the results because the company, chaired by Sheldon Adelson, is against online gaming. It's real,...
A company owned by Jon Huntsman, Sr., gave $50,000 to the Nevada Republican Party, more than one third of what it raised this year as the GOP goes all-out to boost the underdog candidacy of lieutenant governor hopeful Sue Lowden. Huntsman previously gave to the Nevada Democratic Party because of his friendship with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, which I documented three years ago. The Hunstman family has been generous to Reid's campaign. The Huntsman company, Sun Valley Sotheby's...
UPDATED, 3:30 PM: Many will say that image is everything and that's what killed Vegas. Maybe it played a role, maybe not. But it's clear that the convention authority could not guarantee the venue during the accelerated timeline from the RNC -- they wanted to do in June -- and that not enough people wanted to pony up to give the RNC up-front money, as Dallas, for instance, has been willing to do. "There wasn't any real appetite to buy into it," one insider with intimate knowledge told me. "...
It depends on what the definition of "involvement" is. Ever since the Gaming Control Board issued its admonition to licensees, that has been the question. So Thursday afternoon, the state Gaming Commission will attempt -- maybe -- to clarify what that word means. Here is the key line from the GCB: "Accordingly, unless the federal law is changed, the Board does not believe investment or any other involvement in a medical marijuana facility or establishment by a person who has received a gaming...
A medical marijuana applicant has written a scathing letter to Clark County officials, asserting Chairman Steve Sisolak "denied" its application before it had a chance to make its case before the entire commission because he didn't like the location. The letter, posted below, elicited a formal response from Clark County Counsel Mary Miller (posted below the letter) and Sisolak, who has asserted the county's supremacy in this process, told me: "They asked me if I liked the location and I told...
UPDATE: Mark Hutchison raised $400,000 and spent a whopping $920,000 in 2014. He raised $900,000 last year. Wow. Here's his report. SECOND UPDATE: Sue Lowden raised $150,000, spent $250,000, must be waiting until after reporting deadline to put in money. Here's her report. And here's the Flores report. Not bad for her first foray into statewide politics. Lucy Flores can say thank you to some guy named Harry and national Latino groups, I'd guess. That should make her relatively competitive with...