LAS VEGAS (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision to retire next year leaves no clear successor in his home state of Nevada, where a popular Republican governor appears reluctant to change jobs and the pending loss of Reid's clout in Washington is causing anxiety over who might replace him.
As of Friday, the list of potential candidates came down to Gov. Brian
Sandoval and everyone else. The political centrist who was easily
re-elected last year is likely to face intense pressure from national
Republicans and business interests to pick up where Reid leaves off on
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