08
OCT
2016

Battle over background checks in Nevada heads toward Nov. 8

By KEN RITTER – Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) – Both sides in a battle over a ballot measure to tighten gun background checks in Nevada say too many criminals have weapons. They disagree as they attempt to sway voters ahead of the Nov. 8 vote on whether a proposed...
07
OCT
2016

Background check ballot question fires up debate

by Heidi Kyser For its second televised roundtable discussion of questions on the Nevada ballot this November, Vegas PBS focused on No. 1, pertaining to background checks for gun purchses: Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statues be amended to prohibit, except in certain...
21
JUN
2016

Krasner wins Assembly District 26

By: Seth A. Richardson Lisa Krasner reigned supreme in the race for Assembly District 26, according to unofficial results from the Washoe County Registrar’s office. With all precincts reporting, Krasner bested Jason Guinasso in the race for outgoing Assemblyman Randy...
02
JUN
2016

NRA Nevadans for Freedom Hires Campaign Manager to Lead Grassroots Efforts to Defeat Nevada Gun Control Ballot Initiative

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 Las Vegas, NV. – NRA Nevadans for Freedom today announced that Robert Uithoven has been hired to manage the grassroots campaign to defeat Question 1, a flawed gun control ballot initiative on the November 2016 ballot. The Uithoven hire signals that NRA...
12
MAY
2016

Ed Williams, Ryan Hamilton 4-8-16

Ed Williams, Ryan Hamilton 4-8-16 http://watch.knpb.org/video/2365714179/
11
MAY
2016

After Loss, Cruz Works to Keep Supporters Engaged

by Patrick Svitek May 9, 2016: Ted Cruz is not done with the Republican presidential race yet. The Texas senator may have dropped out of the race last week, but he is working to ensure his supporters stay engaged through the Republican National Convention, where presumptive...
09
MAR
2016

In Idaho, Cruz beats Trump, defies polls with sizable win

Ted Cruz surged to a decisive victory in Idaho’s GOP primary, beating chief rival Donald Trump and denying the New York businessman a third Tuesday win on support from Idaho’s true-blue conservatives. The Texas senator led with more than 45 percent of the vote, 17 percentage...
26
FEB
2016

Republican presidential campaigns gear up in Alaska for Super Tuesday

Alaska Dispatch News; Devin Kelly: Alaska Republicans will head to the polls next Tuesday to decide on a Republican nominee for president, one of 13 such contests being held around the country on “Super Tuesday.” Twenty-five delegates will be up for grabs in the Alaska Republican...
22
FEB
2016

In Uncertain Nevada Contest, Cruz Tests Message for West

Feb. 21, 2016: by Patrick Svitek, Texas Tribune: With the South Carolina primary — and a disappointing third-place finish — behind him, Ted Cruz’s campaign is turning west, providing a brief respite from the increasingly high-stakes South and an opportunity to test out a...
06
FEB
2016

Caucuses: A wholly different campaign strategy

February 5, 2016; RGJ  Seth A. Richardson. Caucuses and primaries are vastly different processes. The voting is different, the voter is different and in many cases, like Nevada, campaigns have to develop specific strategies for how to best sell a candidate. Primaries are often...