APNewsBreak: Nevada House member plans to run for Senate

Henrietta Strickland
June 24, 2017

"And now, Jacky Rosen thinks if she runs for U.S. Senate, she might be able to escape Pelosi's toxic touch". "After being elected, Jacky used one of her first votes to support Nancy Pelosi for Speaker, and has gone on to vote with Pelosi 92% of the time".

In an email to reporters, Nevada's 3rd District Congresswoman says she is seeking the Democratic nomination for Senator in next year's election.

"Nevadans deserve better than a Nancy Pelosi clone representing their interests", NRSC spokesman Michael McAdams said.

Several Democratic campaign officials in Nevada and Washington, speaking on condition of anonymity ahead of an official announcement, said Rosen is preparing a U.S. Senate campaign. National Democrats consider Heller's seat the most vulnerable in 2018.

Considered a political outsider, Rosen worked as a computer programmer, software designer and president of a synagogue in Henderson until seeking office previous year. They expect her to run.

"Reid cleared the field for Rosen in 2016 and has done so again", Greg Bailor, executive director of the state GOP, said in an emailed statement Tuesday. Dean Heller in the 2018 election.

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