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Ben Botkin

Las Vegas, Nev.
Statehouse Reporter — Las Vegas Review-Journal
Covers:  Federal courts, criminal justice, national politics, elections, campaign finance, state government and politics and Nevada's congressional delegation.
Doesn't Cover: fashion, puff pieces on anything

Statehouse reporter at The Las Vegas Review-Journal. Fan of public records and strong coffee. Send tips to Retweets ≠ endorsements.

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Ben Botkin is an accomplished watchdog and beat reporter. Botkin is currently a reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

He has worked at newspapers in Idaho, Oregon and Illinois.

His journalism has sparked investigations and changes among the government agencies he's covered. His work exposi...

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@BenBotkin1 — 3,320 followers, 3,821 tweets

May 26, 2017

@Rngrfan01 No need for a flight. A little longer and someone can leave #Vegas at 11 a.m. for an 11:30 a.m. floor session by car and make it on time.

May 26, 2017

@seanw801 No such thing as "standard" legislative time. Just set your clock back 3 hours for the next 10 days. #nvleg

May 26, 2017

Assembly hasn't yet started its 11:30 a.m. floor session, as of 2:45 p.m. LTZ. (Legislative Time Zone.) #nvleg

May 26, 2017

Senate unanimously passes AB471, which creates state office for cyber defense. Governor-backed bill goes to @GovSandoval now. #nvleg #RJnow

May 26, 2017

Nevada women’s group pushes for Sandoval to sign birth control bill  via @reviewjournal #RJnow #nvleg

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