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Sen. Dean Heller's Las Vegas office broken into, police say

Sen. Dean Heller's Las Vegas office broken into, police say

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said Monday it is investigating a break-in at the office of Republican Sen.

Heller is known for opposing the first version of the Senate's healthcare bill drafted by Republicans. Dean Heller (R-Nevada). A vocal critic of the Senate's ACHA rewrite - which, he argues, "they haven't changed" at all - Heller was targeted by a Donald Trump-friendly Super PAC back in June. Authorities could not confirm whether a note was left. Dean Heller and a threatening note addressed to the senator was left behind, according to The Hill. Neither the Vegas police nor Heller's office has confirmed their reporting as of yet. An unnamed spokesperson for Heller told the network: "W$3 e can't comment on/discuss ongoing investigations".

Joe Biden to publsih first post-vice presidency memoir
The former US senator from DE and vice president under Barack Obama is scheduled to appear at the Michigan Theater on December 13 as part of his "American Promise Tour".

"I can not support a bill that takes insurance away from tens of millions of Americans", he said at a recent press conference.

Heller had been thrust into the national spotlight over the Trump administration's effort to repeal and replace ObamaCare.

Barclays and former executives set for January trial over Qatar fundraising charges
None of the defendants were arraigned today (mon) and will not be asked to enter their pleas until sometime next year. Barclays raised £4.5bn from investors including the Qatari royal family in June 2008.

The health care vote was delayed due to Arizona Republican Senator John McCain's surgery.

Price, Sox win, salvage doubleheader and series split with Yankees
Yankees manager Joe Girardi talks about the team's bullpen after the Yankees lose at home to the Brewers on Friday, July 7, 2017. Aaron Judge beat out a seventh-inning dribbler in Sunday's doubleheader opener for an infield single, snapping an 0-for-12.


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