- Nevada implementing law on juvenile sex offenders
- Friday, July 21, 2017
- Counties are implementing a new law dealing with juvenile sexual assault cases, the latest effort in the state to legislate these crimes after the passage of ...
- 20 years of term limits: How the faces of Nevada’s Legislature have changed
- Thursday, July 20, 2017
- Term limits have helped make the Nevada Legislature more diverse in the almost 20 years since they were implemented, though the higher turnover has come with some costs. Experts say term limits have brought in new faces but reduced institutional knowledge as veteran lawmakers are pushed out. They say lobbyists have more power and the Legislative Counsel Bureau is ...
- Nevada representatives propose nixing Yucca funding from House bill
- Wednesday, July 19, 2017
- Nevada representatives are pushing amendments to a House appropriations bill to nix $120 million in funding to revive the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository project. ...
- Nevada makes plans for federal grant to combat opioid crisis
- Wednesday, July 19, 2017
- The state is developing its plans for a $5.6 million federal grant to combat opioid abuse. ...
- Senate appropriations bill moves without Yucca money
- Tuesday, July 18, 2017
- A request for $120 million to revive the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository project is going unheard for the moment in the Senate as an appropriations bill moves forward without the funding. ...
- CCSD works toward compliance with reorganization law
- Friday, July 14, 2017
- The Clark County School District’s reorganization is moving forward with the goal of increasing autonomy and improving performance. ...
- Housing authority funding down another year as officials brace for further cuts
- Thursday, July 13, 2017
- Southern Nevada’s housing authority is planning improvements at units and single-family homes in the Las Vegas Valley even as officials make do with less federal funding. ...
- Sessions promises quick review of local immigration policies
- Wednesday, July 12, 2017
- U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he’s not so sure Clark County can be described as a sanctuary jurisdiction, though his office has yet to make a ...
- Never too early: Statewide candidates declare their 2018 intentions
- Tuesday, July 11, 2017
- Candidates for statewide offices are readying for a 2018 election season that’s been brewing for months, with Democrats seeking to secure gains from the 2016 cycle ...
- Sessions coming to Las Vegas to discuss sanctuary cities, crime
- Friday, July 7, 2017
- U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions will be in Las Vegas on Wednesday to speak with Nevada law enforcement officials about sanctuary cities and ...
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