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Delegation highlights legislative efforts during Pride Month

During Pride Month, Nevada’s congressional delegation is touting support for the LGBTQ community through legislation that protects access to housing, employment and public accommodations....
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RTC dips into the ride share market

The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) is investing in rideshare services after companies like Uber and Lyft have dramatically cut into public...
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Nevada is quietly expanding protections for vulnerable adults

Nevada is one of only three states without an Adult Protective Services department, but that may soon change.Moving through the Legislature is a bill...
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Horsford joins activists in support of federal funding for parks

Wednesday Rep. Steven Horsford, along with Nevada conservation activists and community organizations, highlighted the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) at Kiel Ranch Historic...
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Las Vegas allocated $45 million in tax credits for community investment

The U.S. Treasury Department has awarded the City of Las Vegas $45 million in federally-funded New Market Tax Credits to invest in low-income and...
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Rosen to Homeland Security: “Tell it like it is on family separation”

Immigrant parents and children are still being separated daily at the Mexican border, acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan admitted under questioning from U.S....
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Goodman lone holdout on selecting Musk’s boring company

Elon Musk, who already has a stronghold in Northern Nevada via the Tesla battery factory, will be making his presence felt at the southern...
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LV housing: Incentives for the haves, “streetscaping” for the have nots

When a developer from Tennessee wanted to build a luxury apartment complex on Symphony Park, the City of Las Vegas stepped up with a...

County directs $1.8 million in pot fees to help homeless

The Clark County Commission unanimously approved $1.8 million of marijuana business license fees be allocated to help homeless youth and medically fragile homeless.Tuesday’s vote...
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Nevada delegation wins a round in fight over Yucca funding

The Nevada delegation scored a victory Tuesday in the decades-old fight over nuclear waste funding.The House Appropriations Committee voted down a Republican amendment that...

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