Nevada Democrats Tout Arizona Data in Minimum-Wage PushDemocratic lawmakers in Carson City on Monday pointed to recent examples of short-term economic success following minimum wage increases elsewhere as they argued to do the same in Nevada.
Nevada Permits Young Soldiers to Carry Concealed WeaponsNevada is lowering the age requirement for permits to carry concealed weapons to 18 for active-duty soldiers and honorably discharged veterans.
Nevada to Shield Relocated Soldiers From End-Contract FeesMembers of the military being deployed or moved to a different base can get out of service contracts without penalty in Nevada under a law receiving final approval in the state capital.
Voter Registration Deadline In Henderson Is May 23Ward 3 City Council seat on upcoming ballot. People living in Henderson and are seeking to cast a ballot in the 2017 City of Henderson municipal general election must register to vote by March 23.
Bills on Police Cams, Alternative Diplomas Sent to GovernorNevada lawmakers are sending more bills to Gov. Brian Sandoval as they count down the final days of the biennial session. Sandoval signed about 30 bills last week, including a ban on anti-gay conversion therapy and an expansion of state disability services to certain individuals under 60.
Nevada Senate Passes Insulin-Price Bill Tough on DrugmakersNevada state senators have passed a proposal aiming to force pharmaceutical companies to disclose how they set insulin prices.
Heidi Harris: Col. Ralph Peters On Trump Giving Secrets To RussiaDid Trump share classified info with Russia, and if so, was it intentional, or just a rookie mistake? And will Robert Mueller get to the bottom of the Trump/Russia connection? Former intel officer Ralph Peters offers insight.
Laxalt: Democrats' Narrative Omits Facts in Misconduct CaseNevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt told lawmakers on Wednesday that legal advice he gave the state's top gaming regulator would ultimately not have benefited a GOP political donor, as Democratic lawmakers claim.
Nevada Outlaws Anti-Gay Clinical Therapy on ChildrenNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a law on Wednesday outlawing licensed therapists from attempting to talk children out of being gay, an exercise that leading medical organizations say has been scientifically disproven.
Heidi Harris: Neck Restraint ControversyOn early Sunday morning, an erratic suspect, now identified as Tashii Brown of Las Vegas, died while in the custody of the LVMPD after they applied a "neck restraint" technique to subdue him. The ACLU is now calling for the end of what they call an end of the "choke hold" procedure by the LVMPD.
GOP Lawmaker Restarts Nevada Bid for Insulin Price ControlsA Republican lawmaker in Nevada revived an attempt to impose price controls on insulin with a proposal Monday aimed at reining in prescription drug market middlemen.
Democrats Eye Minimum Wage Backup, Legislative ReviewsNevada lawmakers head into the final stretch of the session with a pledge to raise the minimum wage and two legislative reviews hanging in the balance.