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Economic Forum Set To Release Numbers

Nevada’s budget battles come into focus when an independent panel meets to forecast how much money the state will receive over the next two years to fund state government.


President Barack Obama speaks to the media after meeting with Congressional leaders at the White House, March 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama said that no agreement was reached with Republicans to avoid the sequester that will trigger automatic domestic and defense cuts. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Nev. Stands To Lose $40M If Fed Cuts Linger

Nevada stands to lose $40 million in federal dollars if automatic budget cuts set to kick in at midnight Friday extend through September, with most of the hit being taken by education, public safety and some health and human services programs, Gov. Brian Sandoval said Thursday.


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City Restores Services, Finds Savings

The city of Las Vegas has restored several services cut during the recession.


Governor Brian Sandoval (photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Gov. Sandoval’s Budget Under The Microscope

Members of Nevada legislative money committees have begun a review of Gov. Brian Sandoval’s $6.5 billion general fund budget proposal.


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Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of July

Americans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.


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Opinion: Nuns Tour To Protest Ryan Budget

A group of Catholic nuns have started a bus tour challenging the Ryan budget plan and its cuts to social programs.



Union Leaders Blast North Las Vegas Over Budget

Union leaders for North Las Vegas police and firefighters are not happy with the city’s latest plan to balance its budget.


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CCSD Athletics May Change Due To Budget Constraints

“This is one of the best dropout prevention programs we can have is activities and athletics.”


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More Money For City Budget

More tax revenue is flowing into the city of Las Vegas, and that means some programs will be restored.

CBS Las Vegas–03/29/2012


City Says Budget Deficit Is Manageable

Las Vegas will face a seven-million dollar budget deficit in the general fund next year.

CBS Las Vegas–12/08/2011