It’s no secret that Mormons carry considerable political clout in Nevada, but how much will that benefit Mitt Romney at the ballot box this fall? CNN examines the religion’s sway in the Silver State, where the Mormon population has dropped from 12 percent in 1986 to an estimated 7 percent today. With most Mormons viewed as likely to vote Republican no matter the candidate, and the economy being the central concern for many Nevada voters, that influence might matter little.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Get to know the Life Is Beautiful acts. Learn about Downtown's new kaleidoscopic murals. Find tips on how to navigate schedule conflicts. And see what's on the mouthwatering menu. Here is Vegas Seven's guide to tasting, seeing and hearing all the festival has to offer, from the first afternoon set to the final headliner.
Best of the City 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products