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Sandoval cancels Washoe speech

Gov. Brian Sandoval has canceled a fundraising appearance for Washoe County Republicans after the party chairman and other leaders suggested women in the workplace have contributed to social ills. The Las Vegas Sun on Monday reported the Republican governor has backed out of the Nov. 18 fundraiser. During a radio show last week, Washoe GOP chairman Tom Taber and vice chairman Tom Dickman led a discussion with conservatives Len Semas, Sean Barnhill and Kelly Rush about women in the workplace. The panel talked about the biological role of women as bearers and nurturers of children. “I’m of the opinion that …

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