January 15, 2018
FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2012 file photo, Nevada Attorney Gen. Catherine Cortez Masto speaks to an editorial board at the Las Vegas Sun offices in Henderson, Nev. Masto announced Wednesday, April 8, 2015, that she will run for Harry Reid's Senate seat in 2016. She says she left her new job as the executive vice chancellor for the Nevada System of Higher Education on Tuesday to launch her campaign. (AP Photo/The Las Vegas Sun, Leila Navidi,File) LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL OUT
LAS VEGAS — Twenty-six palm-sized portraits of Nevada’s U.S. senators hang on a wall here. The most recent portrait is not another man in a no-nonsense tie, but a pearl-wearing Latina whose election in 2016 made state history.