2018 local election races set

After a two-week filing period ended on March 16, eight people filed for three seats on the Mesquite City Council and three people filed for two seats on the Virgin Valley Water District. However, only two of the three city council seats will … [Read more...]

Sandoval, school superintendents discuss arming teachers and more

By Jackie Valley The Nevada Independent https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/sandoval-school-superintendents-discuss-arming-teachers-and-more-at-capital-gathering Most Nevada school districts have chosen not to allow staff members to carry … [Read more...]

Son of controversial Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy announces run for governor

The Nevada Independent reported Ryan Bundy, the son of controversial Mesquite-area rancher Cliven Bundy, plans to run for governor in 2018. Bundy told The Nevada Independent in an interview on Thursday that he plans to file to run for governor as a … [Read more...]

Interested in Running for Public Office

The 2018 Elections are just around the corner.  The following City of Mesquite City Council seats will be open.   Seat 1 – 4 year term (term ends 2022)   Seat 3 – 4 year term (term ends 2022)   Seat 4 – 4 year term (te … [Read more...]

Laxalt in Mesquite

The Mesquite Republican Women will host an informational meeting with GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Adam Laxalt and Assemblyman Chris Edwards on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at the Veterans’ Center, 840 Hafen Lane, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more i … [Read more...]

By Adam Paul Laxalt

The holiday season is a time when millions of Americans get to take a break from the stress of their daily lives and devote their attention to their faith, their family, and their friends. For the men and women who serve our country as members of … [Read more...]

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

President Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the historic tax reform plan passed by Congress. As a member of the Senate tax-writing committee, Sen. Dean Heller played a pivotal role in crafting the plan and getting it to the president’s desk. T … [Read more...]


Monday, Dec. 19, , Rep. Ruben J. Kihuen issued the statement below following a vote in the House of Representatives on the Republican tax bill: “It is outrageous that Republicans chose to gift a giant holiday tax break to big corporations and the w … [Read more...]

DGA Called on Adam Laxalt to End Silence on GOP Congressional Tax Bill

As Congress prepared to vote on a bill to increase taxes on Nevada middle-class families, Republican gubernatorial candidate Attorney General Adam Laxalt remained silent. The Democratic Governors Association called on Laxalt to announce his position … [Read more...]

Statement from Congressman Kihuen On Decision To Not Seek Reelection

"Nothing is more important to me than my family and serving my constituents. It is the greatest honor of my life to represent Nevada’s Fourth District as a Member of the United States House of Representatives. "The support and encouragement of my c … [Read more...]