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    Nevada Politics

    Jon Ralston talked about Nevada politics. Mr. Ralston is the host of “Ralston Live,” a weekly talk show on Nevada PBS. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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    American History TV in Las Vegas, Nevada

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Las Vegas, Nevada, from May 7-13 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Book Discussion on A Liberal Conscience

    Michael Green talked about his book A Liberal Conscience: The Oral History of Ralph Denton, Nevadan, in which he looks at the life and work of Las Vegas attorney Ralph Denton. Although…

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    Book Discussion on Sun, Sin and Suburbia

    Geoff Schumacher talked about his book Sun, Sin and Suburbia: An Essential History of Modern Las Vegas, in which he describes the challenges Las Vegas faces and their similarities to those…

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    Classic Las Vegas

    Rob McCoy and Mark Hall Patton talked about the era of Las Vegas history commonly referred to as “Classic Vegas.” The era spanned from the 1940s to the 1970s and is often seen…

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    Book Discussion on Being Oscar

    Oscar Goodman talked about his memoir, Being Oscar: From Mob Lawyer to Mayor of Las Vegas. Once known as the “mouthpiece of the mob,” Mr. Goodman explained how he went from…

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    Book TV in Las Vegas, Nevada

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Las Vegas, Nevada, from May 7-13 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Las Vegas Early Settlers

    Mark Hall Patton talked about the early settlers of Las Vegas and Clark County, Nevada. Even though Las Vegas sits in the middle of the desert, natural springs in the area gave…

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    Mayor Goodman on Las Vegas, Nevada

    Mayor Carolyn Goodman talked about the city of Las Vegas, Nevada, as scenes and still images of the city were shown. She spoke about the tourism industry in Las Vegas as well as some…

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    South Carolina Primaries and Nevada Caucuses

    James Antle previewed the upcoming Democratic and Republican caucuses in Nevada and primaries in South Carolina, including recent polls in each state, campaign ads, campaign strategies, and…

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    Republicans and Campaign 2016

    Alex Isenstadt talked about his coverage for Politico of Republican presidential candidates' and their strategies ahead of the Nevada caucuses and South Carolina primary. Mr. Isenstadt…

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    Seth Richardson on the Nevada Caucuses

    Seth Richardson spoke by phone about the Nevada caucuses. The state’s Democratic caucus takes place February 20, and the Republican caucus on February 23.

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    Nevada State of the State Address

    Governor Brian Sandoval (R) gave the annual state of the state address in the Nevada State House in Carson City. He focused on tax reform and education, proposing $560 million in new…

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    Remarks by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid

    Senator Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) spoke at a breakfast meeting hosted by the Henderson Chamber of Commerce at the Fiesta Henderson Casino Hotel. He reminisced about his life in…

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    What Mark Twain Didn't Say

    Retired State Archivist Guy Rocha talked about some of the sayings attributed to Mark Twain for which there is no verification. This was one of the myths about Nevada that Mr. Rocha…

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    American History TV in Carson City, Nevada

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Carson City, Nevada, from July 8-12 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Nevada State Capitol Building

    Ron Roberts toured the Nevada State Capitol Building, which was completed in 1871. He also spoke about the statue of Native American activist and educator Sarah Winnemucca that greets…

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    U.S. Senator Key Pittman on Ice

    Retired State Archivist Guy Rocha talked about the story that U.S. Senator Key Pittman actually died before his last re-election and his body was kept on ice until after his victory was…

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    Why Nevada Became a State

    Retired State Archivist Guy Rocha talked about some historical errors that were commonly taught about the history of Nevada. This was one of the myths about Nevada that Mr. Rocha had…

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    Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval

    Governor Brian Sandoval (R-NV) spoke about Nevada’s political history and preparations for the Sesquicentennial in 2014. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in…

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