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Rory Appleton

Politics reporter
Twitter: @RoryDoesPhonics

Rory Appleton joined the Review-Journal in May 2019 as a politics reporter after five years with The Fresno Bee, where he most recently covered politics. Born and raised in Fresno, he graduated with a degree in print journalism from Fresno State University before joining his hometown paper, where his work earned six California News Publishers Association top awards in a two-year span.

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Nevada GOP mostly backs Liz Cheney ouster

Several local Republican leaders and elected officials voiced tepid support for House Republicans’ vote to remove Rep. Liz Cheney, of Wyoming, from conference leadership on Wednesday, calling for unity ahead of key midterm elections.

John Lee, newly minted Republican, slams Biden taxes

North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee hosted a roundtable discussion with local small business owners and representatives coordinated by the Republican National Committee on Wednesday, as the newly converted Republican continues to weigh a run for higher office.

Marchant sets sights on secretary of state

Former Nevada Assemblyman and 2020 Republican congressional challenger Jim Marchant will run for Secretary of State in 2022, he told the Review-Journal in an interview Friday.

Nevada Democrats raise $450K, thanks to progressive pitches

The Nevada State Democratic Party’s new leadership used a focused push from big-name progressive allies to post a large fundraising haul in its first month on the job, but the party is still working to replace its entire staff and forge a new path.

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