Dems Present Their State Budget Today

Legislative Democrats will present their own budget plan for the state today.


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Lawmakers Working To Finalize Health Cuts

Lawmakers are working through Saturday to try to finalize budget cuts for hospitals and counseling services for the mentally ill. Members of an Assembly panel concerned about the impact on some of Nevada’s most vulnerable citizens […]



Sandoval To Address Nevadans

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval will make a televised prime time address to talk about the state budget and the legislative session that enters its 13th week Monday. Sandoval’s speech, scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, will […]

CBS Las Vegas–04/30/2011


Budget Deal Nixes Yucca Mountain

The budget deal negotiated Friday night will allow the Obama administration to shut down work on the Yucca Mountain nuclear repository.


Premiere Of Dimension Films' "Feast" - Arrivals

Mayor Defends Budget Efforts

Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman is defending efforts to help the city weather budget cuts forced by the recession.


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Tough Talk on Taxes

A battle is brewing in the Legislature over taxes.



$120m Added to State Budget

Governor Brian Sandoval has delivered an Executive Budget amendment to the legislature that increases the state’s revenue projection.


Shorter School Year Proposed

School years could be up to 10 days shorter to avoid layoffs during a financial emergency if a new bill passes. Members of the Assembly Education Committee on Monday considered AB117, which allows districts to […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/22/2011


Pay Cuts Could Hurt Nevada

Governor Brian Sandoval’s proposed pay cuts and salary freezes for state workers could save money, but may hurt Nevada in the long run.  That’s what state workers told the Assembly Ways and Means Committee yesterday.  […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/10/2011

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Lawmakers Tackle Safety Budget

Your safety is being discussed today by State lawmakers. A proposal by Governor Sandoval is on the table in Carson City, to look at the public safety budget.

CBS Las Vegas–03/03/2011