Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Groups Push for Votes on Nevada Renewable-Energy, Public-Lands Bills

Carson City - Friday is the deadline for bills to make it out of committee at the state Capitol, so conservation groups are drumming...

Six 2020 Dems Speak Tomorrow at Labor Forum in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - Many of the heavy hitters running for the 2020 Democratic Party presidential nomination will be on hand at a Saturday forum...

Nevada Lawmakers Hear $12 Minimum Wage Bill

Carson City - A bit of hope for the 12,000 Nevadans who scrape by on minimum wage - as the Speaker of the State...

Nevada Assembly Passes National Popular Vote Bill

Carson City - The State Assembly passed a bill on Tuesday that would make Nevada the 16th state to join the National Popular Vote...

Groups Criticize President’s Move Against Family-Based Migration

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Groups that advocate for immigrants' rights are criticizing President Donald Trump's proposal - unveiled yesterday - to begin favoring educated,...

Nevada Making Major Progress in Insuring Women 18-44

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Nevada is making major progress reducing the ranks of the uninsured - with one of the sharpest drops in the...

Nevada Assembly Votes to Restore Felons’ Voting Rights

Carson City - Nevada would become the 15th state to restore voting rights to felons who have completed their sentences if Assembly Bill 431,...

Civil-Rights Groups Praise Voting-Rights Bill Passed by State Senate

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Civil-rights groups are cheering for a big voting-rights package that passed the state Senate late Monday and now goes to...

Nevada Makes Progress On Kids’ Well-Being; Still In Bottom 5

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Since 1990, Nevada has seen a massive influx of almost 370,000 children - but the state ranks 46th in the...

Renters’ complaints soar as Nevada landlords react to new law

Carson City - Complaints by Nevada tenants to legal-aid organizations have shot up this summer, as landlords began raising fees after a new law,...