Ruben Kihuen

U.S. House Meets for Legislative Business

Maxine Waters

Rep. Ruben Kihuen Hosts Immigration Roundtable

Trump Administration

Harry Reid Treated for Pancreatic Cancer, According to Reports

Condition caught early, says person close to the former majority leader<p>Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid underwent surgery Monday after being …

Cancer

Culinary Union endorses Horsford for Nevada's 4th House seat

The heavily immigrant Culinary Union representing about 57,000 workers in the casino industry has endorsed Democrat Steven Horsford in the race for …

Business

Nevada Republicans not joining calls for Pruitt resignation

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Republican members of Nevada’s congressional delegation are so far not joining more than 170 members of Congress, including Nevada’s …

Scott Pruitt

Monday’s Campaign Round-Up, 3.19.18

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.<p>* In the latest NBC News/<i>Wall Street Journal</i> poll, Democrats now lead …

Government

Morning Digest: Longtime New York Rep. Louise Slaughter, a liberal icon, dies at age 88

Slaughter, who never lost her Kentucky drawl, was known both as one of the nicest denizens of Capitol Hill and, at the same time, a fierce fighter …

Government

A House Democrat Accused Of Sexual Harassment Is Now Definitely Not Running For Reelection

Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen said he wouldn’t seek reelection after multiple women accused him of sexual harassment but was rethinking his decision. He’s now definitely not running.<p>Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen, a House Democrat accused of sexually harassing multiple women, will not run for …

U.S. Politics

FLIP-FLOP: Pelosi Changes Mind On Whether Democrat Accused Of Sexual Misconduct Should Resign

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi appeared to change her mind on Thursday on whether Democrat Rep. Ruben Kihuen (NV) should resign amid a wave of …

Conservative View

Pelosi Mum on Whether Kihuen Should Seek Re-election

Nevada congressman announced he wouldn’t seek re-election after sexual harassment allegations<p>House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was mum on whether …

Politics

Pelosi, who once called for Kihuen to resign, now is mum on his possible run

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen talk with University Medical Center officials outside of the hospital on Oct. 17, …

Politics

Democratic Congressman Reconsiders Retirement Amid Multiple Sexual Harassment Allegations

Nevada Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen is reconsidering his decision to run for re-election amid multiple sexual harassment allegations, according to a …

Sexual Harassment

Kihuen Reconsidering Plans to Step Aside

“Rep. Ruben Kihuen (D-NV), who said in December that he will not seek re-election after multiple women accused him of sexual harassment and repeated …

Sexual Harassment

Kihuen, dogged by sex harassment allegations, considering running again despite previously announcing retirement

Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen speaks during the Know Your Rights Forum hosted by the Nevada Hispanic Legislative Caucus at the East Las Vegas Community …

Las Vegas

Kihuen Reconsidering Decision To Retire: Report

Congressional representative reportedly considering running for reelection after saying in December he would not run again.<p>LAS VEGAS, NV - Rep. Ruben …

Elections

Democratic Rep. Kihuen reconsidering retirement decision amid sexual harassment allegations

Fox News confirmed Wednesday that Nevada's Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen is reconsidering his decision to not face re-election this fall amid sexual misconduct allegations.<p>House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called on Kihuen to resign after information surfaced in the fall that Kihuen’s campaign …

U.S. Politics

Kihuen Joins Caucus Co-Chairs To Bring World Cup To North America

A resolution supporting a bid to bring the 2026 FIFA World Cup to North America was supported by Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen.<p>LAS VEGAS, NV - Nevada 4th …

North America

U.S. House Votes to Change Who Pays for Sexual-Misconduct Claims

Washington (AP) -- The House passed legislation Tuesday to overhaul how members of Congress and their staffs report sexual harassment on Capitol …

Human Rights

Congress Will Change Its Archaic Sexual Harassment Complaint System

Rep. Jackie Speier is one of the cosponsors of the bill.<p>In the wake of #MeToo and Time's Up, the U.S. House of Representatives voted Tuesday to …

Jackie Speier

CNN's Key Races: Can Democrats take the House?

<i>We are 280 days away from November's midterm elections. Welcome to the first look at CNN's Key Races - House ratings for 2018.</i><p><b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Democrats are eyeing the House majority, and for the first time since 2010 they stand a real chance of winning it.<p>According to CNN's new Key Race Ratings …

Politics

U.S. lawmaker Meehan will not seek re-election after sex harassment claim

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Representative Patrick Meehan, who used taxpayer money to settle a former staffer’s sexual harassment claim, will not run for re-election, a spokesman for House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday.<p>FILE PHOTO - U.S. Representative Patrick Meehan (R-PA) debates …

World News

Pa. congressman won't run for re-election despite denying sexually harassing aide

Rep. Patrick Meehan, who is facing an ethics investigation after he purportedly used taxpayer dollars in a settlement with an aide who alleged sexual …

Corruption

Congressional Sexual Harassment Combatant Reportedly Used Tax Dollars to Settle His Own Harassment Case

Eyyyy, what’s another dent in the absolutely fucking totaled facade of congressional ethics? The <i>New York Times</i> has reported that Congressman Patrick …

Sexual Harassment

Congressman Combating Harassment Settled His Own Misconduct Case

WASHINGTON — Representative Patrick Meehan, a Pennsylvania Republican who has taken a leading role in fighting sexual harassment in Congress, used thousands of dollars in taxpayer money to settle his own misconduct complaint after a former aide accused him last year of making unwanted romantic …

Politics

Republican former Rep. Cresent Hardy files paperwork to join race for his old House seat

Election 2018<p>Republican former Rep. Cresent Hardy files paperwork to join race for his old House seat<p>By<p>Michelle Rindels<p>January 18th, 2018 - 2:38pm<p>The …

Sexual Harassment

Election 2018: Cresent Hardy Files For Candidacy In CD4

On Thursday, former Republican Congressman Cresent Hardy made official his candidacy to reclaim the house seat he once held.<p>NEVADA - Cresent Hardy is …

Hardy

House unveils landmark sexual harassment overhaul bill

WASHINGTON — Taxpayers would no longer foot the bill for sexual harassment settlements involving members of Congress under new bipartisan legislation released Thursday. Coming in the wake of the #MeToo movement, the bill would require members to pay such settlements themselves as part of an effort …

Politics

House lawmakers unveil legislation to overhaul harassment protocol on Capitol Hill

<b>(CNN) —</b> House lawmakers on Thursday unveiled a long-awaited bipartisan plan aimed at tackling the way that workplace complaints -- including sexual harassment -- are handled on Capitol Hill and to hold lawmakers personally liable for settlements.<p>The bill, supporters say, would be the most …

Politics

Las Vegas councilman ends congressional bid

A Las Vegas city councilman is abandoning his congressional bid in southern Nevada. Republican Stavros Anthony formally filed his candidacy in July …

Las Vegas

Democrats to invite sex misconduct victims to Trump's State of the Union

WASHINGTON — Some Democratic House members are planning to invite victims of sexual assault to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address this month to highlight the issue, according to an aide to a lawmaker who has been a prominent voice on sexual misconduct.<p>"Some members will be bringing …

Politics