The Republican Party was not happy with Secretary of State Ross Miller's decision to hold an open election in Congressional District 2 to replace now-Senator Dean Heller. Republicans say they should be given the chance to have their party endorse one candidate.
LA Times Reporter, Mark Barabak recently wrote an article highlighting how the September special election to fill Rep. Dean Heller's vacated seat will be an early testing ground for issues that will arise in the 2012 presidential and congressional races. Barabak notes Nevada's newly created fourth congressional seat and wild card candidate, Sharron Angle only add to the intrigue in Nevada on the nationwide scene. Mark Barabak joins us to talk about how the races will give the country a small taste of what's to come in 2012.