Nevada

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Nevada, also known as "The Silver State," is located in the Western region of the United States. Although Nevada’s capital is Carson City, many Nevadans inhabit the area in and around the city of Las Vegas.

Nevada has two members of the U.S. Senate, a total of four members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 42 members of the State Assembly and 21 members of the State Senate.


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National politics in Nevada


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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Dean Heller
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Nevada 2011January 3, 2019November 2018Link
Harry Reid
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, Nevada 1987January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link


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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Cresent Hardy
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Republican PartyDistrict 4 2015January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Dina Titus
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Democratic PartyDistrict 1 2013January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Joe Heck
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Mark Amodei
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2011January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link


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The structure of the Nevada judicial system is laid out in Article 6 of the state constitution. On the state level, Nevada has the Nevada Supreme Court and four levels of trial courts.


There are two federal courts in Nevada: the District of Nevada and the District of Nevada Bankruptcy Court.

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Nevada
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The Silver State
Capital:   Carson City
Motto:   All For Our Country
Population:   2.7 million
Area of state:   110,561 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1864
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