Federal budget

file photo by Getty Images

Jobless Benefit Cuts Affect 17,000 Here

A federal budget deal does not address looming cuts in benefit extentions


file photo by Getty Images

Benefits Slashed To Jobless Nevadans

Tens of thousands of Nevadans receiving extended jobless benefits will see their weekly checks dramatically reduced


(credit: Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call Group/Getty Images)

Heller: “No Budget, No Salary”

Senator Dean Heller has introduced an amendment that would keep lawmakers from getting their paychecks if they don’t take action on a federal budget.

CBS Las Vegas–07/12/2011


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.


federal budget

NV Reps Approve Funding Extension

Nevada’s congressional delegation voted yesterday to avoid a federal government shutdown.

CBS Las Vegas–03/02/2011