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Nevada Republican Was Accused Of Assault By Ex-Wife In 1988 Court Documents

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In this Sept. 26, 2011, file photo Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev., talks at a news conference about jobs legislation in Las Vegas. Heck said he will have no problem running for reelection after his vote for House Republicans $3.5 trillion budget plan. But the freshman who won his seat in Nevada’s most competitive House district by just 1,748 votes in 2010 will face a strong challenge from Nevada Assembly Speaker John Oceguera who is already calling the Ryan plan, passed just two weeks ago, one of his ke
In this Sept. 26, 2011, file photo Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev., talks at a news conference about jobs legislation in Las Vegas. Heck said he will have no problem running for reelection after his vote for House Republicans $3.5 trillion budget plan. But the freshman who won his seat in Nevada’s most competitive House district by just 1,748 votes in 2010 will face a strong challenge from Nevada Assembly Speaker John Oceguera who is already calling the Ryan plan, passed just two weeks ago, one of his ke

The ex-wife of Nevada Rep. Joe Heck accused the freshman lawmaker of assaulting her during their marriage in the 1980s in a sworn statement, a charge Heck vehemently denies.

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