District Profile: An Open Seat In Nevada's Third

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Republican congressional candidate Danny Tarkanian speaks during a rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at the Treasure Island Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, on June, 18, 2016. (John Gurzinski/AFP/Getty Images)
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In Nevada’s Third Congressional District, south of Las Vegas, Republican Danny Tarkanian and Democrat Jacky Rosen are vying for an open seat. It is being left vacant by Republican Joe Heck, who is running for U.S. Senate.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson looks at the race with Carrie Kaufman, host and producer of KNPR’s State of Nevada.

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Carrie Kaufman, host and producer of KNPR’s State of Nevada. She tweets @CarrieKaufman.

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