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What, to the Republican, is the nineteenth of June?

The headline above pays homage to one of the most powerful and brilliant speeches in American history. Frederick Douglass, the 19th century’s most eloquent...

Biden public lands nominee opposed by GOP over link to 1989 tree-spiking in Idaho

Republicans in the U.S. Senate are ramping up opposition to President Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Bureau of Land Management after a conservative...

Biden signs law making Juneteenth a new federal holiday

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Thursday signed into law legislation declaring a legal public holiday annually on June 19, the date of the...
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Federal judge halts Biden pause on new oil and gas leases across the U.S.

A federal judge in Louisiana has ordered the Biden administration to restart regular sales of oil and gas leases, forcing the administration to prematurely...

Housing boom fails to spur revitalization of Historic Westside

As buyers frantically plunk down tens of thousands of dollars over asking price to secure homes in the hottest real estate market in 15...

AG Ford, community organizers highlight criminal justice reform successes, failures

It took a decade of organizing and five legislative sessions for Nevada to embrace a long-sought criminal justice reform to decriminalize minor traffic tickets...
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Earmarks list for states in U.S. House infrastructure bill tops $5.7B, includes 11 NV...

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats’ highway funding bill is poised to include roughly three out of five transportation projects submitted by members, as legislators...

Biden’s public lands pick wins backing by environmental advocates ahead of hearing

Environmental groups are lining up behind President Joe Biden’s nominee to lead the Bureau of Land Management prior to her Tuesday confirmation hearing. More than...
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With constitutional amendments scuttled, mining agrees to tax deal

A long-awaited compromise deal to raise taxes on the mining industry was introduced into the Nevada State Legislature late Saturday, leaving just 48 hours...

Senate committee sponsors Sisolak’s Blockchains study bill

Painted Rock Smart City will just be Painted Rock Smart Study, for now. A Senate committee on Thursday introduced a resolution to create a joint...

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