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Titus blasts Trump administration for “total failure” on wild horse management

In a letter to the House Natural Resource Committee Chairman Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ), Nevada Rep. Dina Titus called for an increase in the protection...
used to be test site still has craters

Senators demand answers after NYT reports sexual assault allegations at NNSS

A New York Times’ story, in which a security guard at the Nevada National Security Site was fired after accusing her coworkers of sexual...
surrender monkey

Trump folds, Nevada delegation hopes he curbs “senseless” behavior

Yielding to mounting pressure from both sides of the aisle, President Trump agreed to back a short-term funding bill to reopen the government that...
pryamid thing

Area public, private sectors take steps to help employees during shutdown

In conjunction with local organizations and businesses, Clark County is taking steps to help federal employees affected by the government shutdown.“Overall we want our...
Emoluments Palace

DeFazio, Titus demand answers from GSA on Trump’s D.C. hotel lease

Last week an Inspector General report that found the General Services Administration "ignored the Constitution" and refused to analyze whether allowing Donald Trump to...
u.s. capitol

Nevada congressional Democrats back $15 minimum wage bill

Democratic Representatives Dina Titus, Steven Horsford, and Susie Lee are co-sponsoring the Raise the Wage Act of 2019, a bill that would raise the...
census too

Sick leave, education, census among child welfare advocates’ top priorities

Education funding. Paid sick leave. Child care subsidies. Stipends for foster youth. The census.That's right. The census.Social service, education, health care and child welfare...
and tyler too

Communities in Schools CEO will lead state employment department

Gov. Steve Sisolak has appointed Dr. Tiffany Tyler, the CEO of Communities in Schools, as the new director of the Nevada Department of Employment,...
susie veterans

Lee appointed to Veterans’ Affairs Committee

Nevada Democratic Rep. Susie Lee has been named to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.The committee is responsible for recommending legislation related to veterans’...
optimisticbut also wary maybe

Sisolak’s reviews: Lots of raves, but some wariness too

Enjoying the luxury of inheriting what is projected to be a growing state budget, Gov. Steve Sisolak in his State of the State speech...

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