Nevada legislature

Jim Wheeler (courtesy Nevada Legislature website)

Nevada Republican Challenges Obama

Republican Assemblyman Jim Wheeler doesn’t take kindly to the words of Vice-President Joe Biden.


(photo courtesy: State of Nevada)

Lawmakers To Hear Margins Tax Discussion

The Assembly and Senate taxation committee will hold a joint hearing on the margins tax proposal Tuesday.


(photo: State of Nevada)

Campaign Cash Leftovers Up For Debate

Republican lawmakers want to close a loophole in Nevada law that allows some former elected officials to keep campaign cash.


File photo of students in a classroom. (Photo by THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Nevada Democrats Push For Education Funding

Democrats in the Nevada Legislature are touting an ambitious package of K-12 education.


File photo of marijuana. (credit: Marcus Nopa/Getty Images)

Senator Seeks To Authorize Medical Pot Dispensaries

State Senator Tick Segerblom, D-Las Vegas, has announced legislation that would authorize medical marijuana dispensaries in the state.


(photo: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Reid To Address NV Lawmakers

The Democratic Senate Majority Leader will speak to a joint session of the state Senate and Assembly at 5 p.m. Wednesday.


(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Democratic Leaders Aim To Create Jobs

Before the 77th session of the Nevada Legislature began, members of the Democratic Party vowed to be transparent while relaying their legislation to the public.


(photo: State of Nevada)

Salary Bump, Annual Sessions Discussed in Carson City

Democratic lawmakers in the Nevada Legislature are taking another stab of implementing annual legislative sessions — and raising their salaries.


Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks (photo courtesy Nevada Legislature)

Troubled Assemblyman Kicked Out Of Casino

Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks was asked to leave a Reno casino.


(photo: State of Nevada)

Prison Term Bill Designed As Money-Saver

A bill before the Nevada Senate proposes simplifying prison terms and the parole system.





Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,246 other followers