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No U.S. state legislature has ever been majority-women — until now

Nevada's 80th legislative session kicked off Monday with 32 women serving in the Legislature — and only 31 men.


Nevada’s most famous pimp is probably going to become a state legislator

“It’s all because Donald Trump was the Christopher Columbus for me,” Dennis Hof said after his primary victory.


Virginia’s rethinking that whole “drawing names out of a hat to decide an election” deal

A legal challenge brews over one disputed ballot.


Kasich Vetoed Ohio's 'Heartbeat' Bill but Still Made Abortion Illegal After 20 Weeks

The Ohio governor opted for the less restrictive of the two abortion measures on his desk Tuesday, rejecting the bill that would have outlawed abortion after roughly six weeks into a woman's pregnancy.