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West Virginia Leads States With Boys’ Club Legislatures Some states, like Massachusetts (bad) and Georgia (relatively good), defy partisan stereotypes on legislative gender balance.
Nevada Becomes First State With Women-Majority Legislature It really was the “year of the woman” at the state legislative level.
The Nevada GOP Shunned Republican Pimp Dennis Hof, Then He Died The state party plans a push to get Hof elected, even though he died earlier this week.
Primaries Set Up Big General-Election Battles From a wave of Democratic woman in Virginia to a shot at a GOP Senate seat in Nevada, the June 12 primaries set tables for a November banquet.
GOP Could Get Even Trumpier in June 12 Primaries The primaries range from big gubernatorial fights in South Carolina and Nevada to open House races in Virginia to ranked-choice voting in Maine.
The Right (and Wrong) Lessons to Take From Doug Jones’s Win in Alabama Be careful of over-interpretation by partisans. But Jones’s win shouldn’t be under-interpreted, either.
Heller’s Hamlet Act on Health Care Bombing Back Home For a long time Dean Heller looked likely to thwart his party’s drive for health-care legislation. Then he flipped back, but the GOP failed anyway.
Governors Blast ‘Skinny Repeal.’ Could That Cost the GOP a Key Senate Vote? Senator Heller suggested he’d stand by Nevada’s Republican governor, coming out against the Senate bill.
O.J. Simpson Granted Parole After Nine Years in Prison A four-member parole board voted unanimously to set Simpson free as soon as October.
O.J. Simpson Granted Parole After 9 Years in Prison A four-member parole board voted unanimously to set Simpson free as soon as October.
Here Come Weed-Infused Coffee Pods The best part of waking up is now 50 milligrams of THC in your cup.
Once-in-a-Decade Storm Slams California and Nevada The “pineapple express” — so named because it brings moisture from Hawaii — is wreaking havoc.
Harry Reid Says the DNC Was ‘Worthless’ Under Debbie Wasserman Schultz The Democrats’ departing Senate leader tells some hard truths about the party’s state-level struggles.
Trump Sues Nevada for Letting Too Many Latinos Vote. The Judge Was Not Pleased. Trump claimed that early-voting hours were unlawfully extended at a Mexican grocery store, and wanted to learn the names of the poll workers involved.
New Polls Show More Trouble for Trump and the GOP Clinton is up 12 points in the first poll conducted after the final debate, and the biggest red state in the country may be coming within her reach.
Clinton Takes Lead in Post-Debate Polls of 4 Battleground States Crushing Trump in a nationally televised debate seems to be paying off.
The Grudge Match to Succeed Harry Reid — and Control the Senate The Senate Democratic leader is retiring, and his bitter enemies the Koch Brothers are trying hard to deny him a chosen successor.
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Full Frontal Takes On Bernie Sanders’ Supporters This is probably going to get a lot worse before it gets better, huh?
As America’s Largest Reservoir Hits Record Low, a Dam Debate Returns Now that the Colorado River basin’s water supply is drying up, should we consider undoing some of America’s greatest engineering feats?
Bernie Sanders and the DNC Are Fighting Again Days after Sanders supporters got violent in Nevada, Debbie Wasserman Schultz is calling the campaign’s response “unacceptable,” while Team Bernie accuses her of “throwing [undue] shade.”
The GOP Is Still in Denial About Donald Trump — and Ted Cruz, Too Wishful thinking among the Establishment won’t change what South Carolina reaffirmed: Those guys aren’t going anywhere.
Liveblog: South Carolina and Nevada Vote Watch the results come in with Daily Intelligencer.
Clinton Escapes Nevada, Licks Chops for Next Round Sanders’s strong performance among Latinos and continued domination of the youth vote are good signs for him later — but not right away!
Key Nevada Union Won’t Endorse Either Democrat The labor organization is saving its political energy for the general.
Move to Missoula If You Want to Survive the Zombie Apocalypse Researchers at Cornell University advise staying away from Pennsylvania if you want to hide when the world ends.
Las Vegas Shooters Bragged About Taking Part in Bundy Standoff [Updated] Neighbors said that the couple was known for their anti-government and racist views.
Seven Other Things Donald Trump Has Taken Credit For He thinks he’s responsible for Mitt Romney’s win in Nevada.
Nevada Pushes Primary Back to February 4 Hopefully will keep New Hampshire from jumping to December.
In Defense of Florida Why they SHOULD be pissed about the primary calendar.
Nevada Senator John Ensign Won’t Run Again The Republican hasn’t had the best press the past couple of years.
Harry Reid Keeps His Job The Senate majority leader keeps his job, and it looks like Democrats will keep their majority.
Who’s Behind the Ad Telling Latino Voters Not to Vote? Robert de Posada, the ad’s creator, has clocked some serious time with the GOP.
Sharron Angle Is Saying More Things That People Don’t Understand Sharia law has taken over Dearborn, Michigan, and a town in Texas that doesn’t exist, Angle claims. Load More