21
AUG
2015

Retiring Reid Will Loom Large in Nev. Senate Race

REAL CLEAR POLITICS, By James Arkin- When Nevadans vote next year for their U.S. senator, Harry Reid’s name won’t appear on the ballot for the first time in three decades. But even though the powerful and polarizing Senate minority leader is retiring, that doesn’t mean he won’t...
19
AUG
2015

What Is the Matter With Nevada?

August 19, 2015 LAS VEGAS—Candidates make fewer trips here. Pollsters don’t poll here. And the state has no iconic cattle-call event like the Iowa State Fair to draw presidential hopefuls in droves and to drive national headlines. So what’s the matter with Nevada? It...
17
AUG
2015

Without Romney Running, Rubio and Bush Make Early Inroads with Nevada Mormons

Adam Wollner, National Review Journal: For the first time since Nevada gained coveted early state status in Republican presidential politics, the state’s sizable Mormon vote is up for grabs—and with it, the Nevada GOP caucuses. Mitt Romney dominated the Nevada caucuses in...
09
AUG
2015

GOP PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFULS DRAWN TO ‘CLASSIC NEVADA’ RANCH EVENT

By Sandra Chereb Las Vegas Review-Journal Capital Bureau GARDNERVILLE — Republican presidential hopefuls are headed to a Northern Nevada ranch to woo voters and test their gastric nerves with a Basque heritage dish of lamb testicles. The Aug. 15 Basque Fry is sponsored by...
05
AUG
2015

All eyes on Trump in GOP presidential debate

Ray Hagar, RGJ, Reno, NV- Thursday’s nationally televised Republican presidential candidates’ debate could produce a record viewership, some Nevada political experts said. And the reason why is Donald Trump. “He is the star of the show,” said Eric Herzik,...
02
JUL
2015

Hagar: Does Ted Cruz have advantage in wooing Adelson?

RENO, NV- Nevada Republican political consultant Robert Uithoven, who led Adam Laxalt’s successful campaign for attorney general in 2014, has been named the Nevada state director for the Ted Cruz for President Campaign. Uithoven, with a long history in Nevada GOP politics,...
29
MAY
2015

Sen. Cruz Names Robert Uithoven Nevada State Director

HOUSTON, Texas – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, continues to build out a strong, national organization, today naming veteran Republican consultant Robert Uithoven as Nevada State Director for the Cruz for President Campaign. Nevada currently hosts the first in the West presidential...
26
MAY
2015

Ground zero in the solar wars: Nevada

CNBC- A major fight over solar power in the state of Nevada seems to have found a resolution—until the end of the year, anyway. For more on this read here
23
MAY
2015

Nevada Assembly OKs bill to regulate Uber

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – A hard-fought bill to regulate ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft got the green light from Nevada lawmakers in the wee hours of Saturday morning, after weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations, several public failures for Uber and a...
27
APR
2015

j3 STRATEGIES, Ltd. hires Ryan Hamilton as Vice President

(Reno, NV) – April, 27, 2015 Reno, Nevada-based political and public affairs consulting firm j3 STRATEGIES, Ltd., announced the hiring of Ryan Hamilton as Vice President of the company. Hamilton joins j3 from the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, where he was the manager...