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Oct 11, 2017
ABC News: Democrats, Republicans push compromise bill to ban bump stocks after Las Vegas

A bipartisan pair of House members has introduced a ban on the bump stock devices used to speed up the rate of fire of semi-automatic weapons –- an accessory used by the Las Vegas shooter last week.

Oct 6, 2017
TIME: Republicans open to ban bump stocks after Las Vegas massacre

(WASHINGTON) — Senior congressional Republicans said Wednesday they are open to considering legislation banning "bump stocks" like the shooter in Las Vegas apparently used to make semi-automatic rifles perform more like fully automatic weapons.

Oct 5, 2017
NPR: Las Vegas House Rep. On Las Vegas Shooting: ‘It’s Hard To Imagine’

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Oct 2, 2017
USA Today: Las Vegas vigils chime for lives cut short in mass shooting

LAS VEGAS — Fifty-nine times the gong sounded, each bellow echoing off the sharp white walls of the Guardian Angel Cathedral on the Las Vegas strip. Some beats were harsh, like there was anger in the mourner’s swing. Others were faint, as if they could barely muster the strength.

But every beat of the gong, loud or soft, represented the same thing – a life cut short.

Sep 26, 2017
After Senate repeal failure, Democrats urge bipartisanship on health care

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — In the wake of the latest failed Republican attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act, House Democrats said Wednesday they are eager to work on bipartisan solutions to repair the country’s health insurance system.

Sep 25, 2017
House members on both sides seek focus on middle class in tax reform

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — As Republicans unveiled the blueprint of their plans for tax reform Wednesday, Democrats on Capitol Hill indicated they may support some provisions, but they suggested a wide gap remains on tax cuts that would benefit top earners.

Sep 22, 2017
Rep says GOP healthcare would leave 250,000 in Nevada without insurance

LAS VEGAS — Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., said Thursday the GOP's proposed healthcare repeal would cost 243,000 Nevadans health insurance coverage.

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Sep 22, 2017
Senate bill would extend funding for Children’s Health Insurance Program

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan bill to extend funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program was filed in the Senate ahead of a Sept. 30 deadline to keep federal dollars flowing to states for health care that covers 8.9 million children nationally, including 25,000 in Nevada.

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Sep 22, 2017
Nevada launches its own Equifax probe after massive data breach

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — At Tiabi Coffee and Waffles, owner Tiffany Stiles knows a thing or two about a data breach.

“I mean, I personally have had my identity stolen at least seven times in the past five years,” Stiles told me as she was whipping up a waffle for a customer.

So, who better to ask about the news Equifax blew it, big time.

Sep 22, 2017
Titus wants to protect DACA recipients’ information from immigration authorities

U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., said Monday on “Nevada Newsmakers” that she is co-sponsoring a bill in the U.S. House to keep DACA recipients’ files away from federal immigration authorities.

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