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 […]
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 […]
The budget deal negotiated Friday night will allow the Obama administration to shut down work on the Yucca Mountain nuclear repository.
Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman is defending efforts to help the city weather budget cuts forced by the recession.
A battle is brewing in the Legislature over taxes.
Governor Brian Sandoval has delivered an Executive Budget amendment to the legislature that increases the state’s revenue projection.
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 […]
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. […]
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.
Lower revenues mean more cutbacks in Clark County government. Department heads are being asked to reduce their budgets for next year by nine percent, which could mean layoffs of as many as 400 people. That […]