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Women co-chairing Sisolak transition team

Governor-elect Steve Sisolak will rely on the assistance of three women to head his transition advisory team as he prepares to ascend to the...
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Mini-commentary: A woman-majority Legislature and nice things too?

Democratic Assemblyman Chris Brooks, aka Gov.-elect Steve Sisolak transition leader Michelle White's spouse, wants the Clark County Commission to appoint him to Commissioner-elect Tick...

House Ethics Committee sanctions Kihuen for sexual harassment

The House Ethics Committee released a report sanctioning Nevada Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen for sexual harassment Friday.The Committee's investigation followed allegations that surfaced against...
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Senate Democrats announce committee chairs

Nevada state Senate Democrats Friday announced committee chairs for the 2019 legislative session that starts in February. Here they are (2017 chairs are in...
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Yes, Buffett and company have to eat No on 3 campaign costs

The fight over Question 3, an amendment that would have effectively deregulated the state’s electric industry, resulted in nearly $100 million in combined campaign...
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State gives tax breaks to Google, all stimulus-response like

If Google hires 50 people in Henderson by the end of 2023, great. If Google spends $600 million on its Henderson server farm or...
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Cortez Masto will almost assuredly do this better than Ensign did

With the 2018 election barely a week old, no doubt many of you would prefer to put off thinking about the 2020 election cycle.Catherine...
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Frierson names Assembly leaders

Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson, who was elected to retain his position as speaker by the Democratic caucus last week, Wednesday announced Democratic Assembly leadership...
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‘Yes on 6’ calls on 2019 Legislature to raise renewable standard

‘Yes on 6’ wants to avoid becoming ‘Yes on 3.’Nevadans voted “yes” last week on Question 6 -- a ballot initiative that would require...
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Nevada unemployment rate dips slightly, still above national rate

Nevada's unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a percentage point, from 4.5 percent in September to 4.4 percent in October, the state Department of...


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