by Sean Whaley
Nevada News Bureau

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October 31, 2012
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GOP leader predicts Republicans will pick up Assemply seats

Assembly Republican caucus leader Pat Hickey said he expects to pick up seats for the GOP in the upcoming election, but declined to predict today exactly how big a dent his candidates will make in the 26-member Democratic majority on Nov. 6.

Hickey, R-Reno, said he does expect to see an increase from the 16 seats Republicans have now in the 42-member Assembly. The party has opportunities because of the new political boundaries drawn by a panel of special masters as a result of the 2010 census, he said.

Hickey, interviewed on the Nevada NewsMakers television program, said he is …

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