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Workers at Sunset Station vote to unionize

Sunset Station Hotel & Casino has become the fifth Station Casinos property where workers have voted to unionize over the past three years.According to...
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State opens up occupational licensing to non-citizens

One of several bills Gov. Steve Sisolak is scheduled to sign into law in Southern Nevada Friday is legislation allowing any individual regardless of...
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$15 was never on the table

Even with Gov. Steve Sisolak signing legislation to increase the minimum wage and mandate that certain businesses provide paid sick leave, workers' rights activists...
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Nevada state employees win right to bargain collectively

In what a state employee organization called “the largest expansion of collective bargaining rights for state workers in 16 years,” Gov. Steve Sisolak Wednesday...

Still no fix for sexual harassment in Nevada casinos

A year after the Nevada Gaming Control Board moved to clean up an industry sullied by Steve Wynn, a casino owner who reportedly couldn’t...
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While lawmakers pass $12 wage bill, workers prepare to strike for $15

While the Nevada Legislature recently approved raising the minimum wage to $12 by 2024, there is still a push to increase the wage to...
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Former Lt. Gov. wins contract with embattled Workforce Connections

Southern Nevada's Workforce Connections, which is defending itself against a federal lawsuit, is looking to beef up its legal representation with a political heavy...
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If Nevada was a country…

Nevada gold production was down slightly in 2018, but the price was up, and Nevada produced 83 percent of all U.S. gold production, according...
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Sisolak signals he’ll sign minimum wage, paid leave bills

In a statement issued minutes after legislators adjourned midnight Monday, Gov. Steve Sisolak touted legislation he’s already signed, and promised that in coming days...
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State’s richest save 14.7%, poorest save .35% under Trump tax cuts

The trickle-down effects of President Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act have failed to materialize to the extent anticipated by the administration, but Nevada's...

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