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Once again, education funding will dominate final day of Legislature

Just over an hour before midnight on the penultimate day of the 2019 Legislative Session, Nevada Democrats revealed their solution to projected K-12 budget...
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Pointing to stadium “handout,” CCSD teachers’ union says strike is still on

The union representing Clark County School District’s 18,000 licensed teachers held a press conference Friday to send a message to the governor and lawmakers...
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Sisolak vetoes National Popular Vote bill

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak has vetoed a bill that would have added Nevada to an agreement between a growing number of states to award...
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Electric bus plan is now a law, but is there money to make it...

The transportation sector is one of the top pollutants in Nevada. Las Vegas sits in the only air basin in the state that does...
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Nevada restores voting rights to formerly incarcerated

Gov. Steve Sisolak Wednesday signed into law a bill that restores voting rights of people who have been convicted of felonies but released from...
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Lawmakers aim to clean up drug and alcohol rehab industry

It's been five months since Kim Sanders' son killed himself at Solutions Recovery's detoxification facility in Las Vegas, but Sanders has yet to hear...
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Workers should be empowered to bargain and Democrats know it

A bill to allow collective bargaining for state employees should pass in Nevada.Support for collective bargaining has been a staple Democratic position for...
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Judge chokes back tears testifying on imprisonment of innocent man

Clark County District Judge Doug Herndon is uniquely qualified to testify about a bill before state lawmakers designed to compensate people who are wrongfully...
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Housing advocates say Democrats caved to special interests

Throughout the session, lawmakers, housing justice organizers, home builders and the real estate industry all agreed Nevada has an affordable housing crisis.When considering...
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Measure feared to boost LV water grab dies in Carson City

Opponents of the great Las Vegas rural "water grab" are celebrating the legislative death of Assembly Bill 30, a measure they say would have...

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