Governor Sandoval Urges CHIP PassageThe governor urged the United States Senate to pass the Children's Health Insurance Program or CHIP re-authorization measure that was approved by the House of Representatives Thursday night.
Nevada Offers Cyber Security Challenge To High School FemalesGirlsGoCyberStart, an innovative opportunity for young women attending high school in Nevada to discover their talents in cyber security and learn about careers in the field.
Gov. Sandoval Teams Up To Stop Human TraffickingGovernor Brian Sandoval together in partnership with the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles are meeting with Department of Homeland Security to bring awareness to human trafficking in Nevada.
Nevada Lawmakers Weigh In On Decision To Nix Pot LawsReaction from at least three lawmakers, including Nevada governor, on Attorney General Jeff Sessions decision to rescind state marijuana laws.
Silver State Led The Nation In Job Growth In First Half Of 2017Nevada has regained the title of the fastest growing private sector in the United States, with the addition of 41,000 jobs relative to the first six months of 2016, a growth rate of 3.7 percent.
Burnett Steps Down From Gaming Control BoardChairman Burnett has announced plans to join the firm McDonald Carano. A replacement for Chairman Burnett will be named at a later date.
Nevada To Pursue New FAA Drone ProgramThe program is expected to provide immediate opportunities for new and expanded commercial Unmanned Aircraft System operations.
Laxalt Helps Allocate Thousands To Metro Following One October ShootingThe funding results from a deceptive trade settlement obtained by the Office of the Nevada Attorney General's Bureau of Consumer Protection in July, 2017, and processed in an expedited manner at the direction of Governor Brian Sandoval.
Nevada Groups Rally In Support Of Climate AccordThe Nevada Conservation League said the Silver State is again seeing damaging wildfires, which are exacerbated by higher than average temperatures.
State Providing $600,000 For Police OT Following ShootingGovernor Sandoval directed his budget office to process the funding in an expedited manner, allowing the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department to receive these settlement funds within 15 days.
NJ Joins Gaming Agreement With Nevada And DelawarePeople in New Jersey will soon be able to play poker at the same virtual table as those in Nevada and Delaware.
Local Group Starts Petition To End Gun ViolenceTake Action Nevada said it supports an immediate ban on the sale, distribution and ownership of any device that functionally increases the rate of fire of a lawful semi-automatic weapon into an unlawful fully-automatic weapon.