He was not the Republican Party leadership's first choice to run against Senate Majority Leader, Senator Harry Reid but Danny Tarkanian has made the
official announcement that he wants to run against Reid. We ask him how
he expects to win a seat in the Senate when he's never won elected office and how he can possibly survive Reid's $25 million war chest.
With state revenues already falling and the looming battle on health care, we talk with experts about what the future holds for state and national politics. Our guests are Steve Sebelius, Editor Las Vegas City Life, and Ian Mylchreest, KNPR's "State of Nevada".
What role has the secretive fundamentalist Christian group, The Family, played in the political and personal lives of embattled Sen. John Ensign? Author Jeff Sharlet joins us to discuss his book about the group.