In The News: Honors College
At the state capitol, two thirds of lawmakers have to agree to pass a tax hike in either chamber. If either party has a supermajority - two-thirds or more, they don't have to deal with the other party.
“The mail is done. The deadline was yesterday,” said Clark County Registrar of Voters, Joe Gloria, at a news briefing on the status of Clark County’s vote counting Wednesday morning at the elections headquarters building.
Vote counting is almost complete in Southern Nevada. However, with some local races so close, the question of whether or not there could be a recount lingers.
When Felicia Campbell died in July of Covid-19, she was the senior faculty member at UNLV. That was important, to us and to her. But there’s so much more to her story.
There are seven seats that make up the Clark County Commission. After this election is over, six of them are certain to remain with Democrats, but one of them - District C - has the potential to flip.
While the counting game continues in Nevada, the wait is weighing on many people.
Democrat Joe Biden's lead in Clark County now sits at 77,742 votes.
It’s a thought most people would rather not entertain: If we don’t know the outcome of the presidential race on Election Night, or at least soon thereafter, what exactly happens then?
In just a few hours polls will open for in-person voting on election day in Nevada.
Local sponsors hope to install what are touted as inscribed replicas of the nation’s three founding documents – the Bill of Rights, the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution – on public land in Washoe County. Who could be opposed to that?
This year we have lost two legendary UNLV faculty members.
It died with barely a whimper two years ago, but a Senate bill calling for federal regulation of sports betting could rise from the grave if Democrats win control of the White House and the Senate in the November 3 elections.