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5 Nevada Senate races will determine control

Control of the Nevada Senate is up for grabs next week, with five races in play to determine whether Republicans can retake control of the upper chamber — or if Democrats can claim a big enough majority to exert political muscle over their GOP counterparts and Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval.Democrats hold an 11-10 edge. But the slim majority combined with redrawn districts and some tight voter registration numbers — not to mention thousands of nonpartisan voters — make the battle for control too close to call.In the Assembly, Democrats have a 26-16 majority, and Republicans are hoping to pick up …

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