03
FEB
2016

Paul drops out; where does his local support go?

AS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — Las Vegas, there’s a fight brewing for Jacob Champion. Who? Jacob is a Rand Paul supporter. Today he lost his candidate. Paul suspended his campaign this morning, bowing to the reality that his run never gained traction. Monday night in Iowa, he...
03
FEB
2016

POLL OF THE DAY: How the Nevada caucus works

BY ALEXANDRIA CANNITO WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3RD 2016 RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) — The Iowa caucus is in the books and now all eyes are on New Hampshire as we wait to see who voters pick on both the Democratic and Republican side. But Nevada is also playing a key role in...
23
JAN
2016

With Nevada caucuses a month away, campaigns preparing for stretch runs

By Megan Messerly; Las Vegas Sun Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016   With one month until Nevada’s caucuses are held, presidential campaigns are hunkering down and making their final plays for voters in the state. The campaigns have filled their itineraries for the next month...
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...