A Social Media Guide to Following the 77th Session

by ABBIE WALKER

Photo by ALEX POMPLIANO

There’s no need to wait to find out what is happening in the Nevada Legislative right now. Nevadan reporters and politicians are tweeting live about bills, their thoughts, and the day’s agenda. Here’s a compiled a list of who we think you should be following for the next 120 days if you want to stay in the loop.

#Hashtag

Do not be the last to know what is going on in the legislative. The official Twitter hashtag is: #nvleg.

The Nevada Media Alliance Members

The Nevada Media Alliance will be in Carson City almost every day. Keep up with what is going on behind session doors. Professor: Mike Marcotte (@michvinmar) Grad students: Abbie Walker (@abbieAwalker) Jeri Chadwell (@Jeri219) Undergrads: Natasha Vitale (@natashavitale) Laney Olson (@S_Laney_O) Molly Moser (@mollyjmoser) Stephanie Glantz (@stephanieglantz) Riley Snyder (@RileySnyder) Paul George (@PaulGeorgenvma)

News Organizations

You cannot stay up to date without following the news outlets in Nevada. Nevada Media Alliance (@nvmediaalliance), The Nevada Sagebursh (@TheSagebrush) Reno Gazette-Journal (@rgj), Nevada News Bureau (@NVNewsBureau), Reno Public Radio (@RenoPublicRadio), Nevada Appeal (@nevadaappeal), Nevada Journal (@NevadaJournal), Las Vegas Sun (@LasVegasSun), KNPR’s State of NV (@KNPRnews), Nevada Update (@NevadaUpdate), Nevada News (@Nevada), Las Vegas Review-Journal (@reviewjournal), Director of Nevada Press Association (@nevadapress)

Reporters

Like the Nevada Media Alliance, there are many other journalists covering the Nevada Legislation. Follow these reporters to stay up-to-date to the very minute of what decisions are being made for our state and its residents:

Political columnist for the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Steve Sebelius (@SteveSebelius); Nevada capitol reporter for the Las Vegas Sun, David Schwartz (@schwartznews); political reporter for the Reno Gazette-Journal, Ray Hagar (@RGJRayHagar); covering politics for the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Laura Myers (@lmyerslvrj); senior politics editor for the Las Vegas Sun, Anjeanette Damon (@AnjeanetteDamon); co-host of the daily political talk show The Agenda at KSN Las Vegas, Elizabeth Crum (@elizcrum); Television Nevada political journalist, Jon Ralston (@RalstonReports); Reporter at Reno Public Radio-Kate McGee (@katehillmcgee); Capitol Bureau reporter for the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Sean Whaley (@seanw801); Associated Press reporter-Sandra Chereb (@SandraChereb); political/state government reporter, Geoff Dornan (@NvDornan); host of Nevada Week in Review and moderate political debate for Vegas Public Television, Mitch Fox (@Mitch_Fox); Associated Press Nevada Legislature reporter, Matt Woolbright (@reportermatt); breaking news reporter at Reno Gazette-Journal, Emerson Marcus (@Emerson_Marcus); senior editor for news at Reno Gazette-Journal, Kelly Ann Scott (@KellyAnnScott); city reporter for the Reno Gazette-Journal, Brian Duggan (@brianduggan); and reporter for the Las Vegas Sun, Andrew Doughman (@AMDoughman).



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