Tuesday, January 25, 2022

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 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...

Nevada Conservation Groups Blast Trump’s Attack on Endangered Species Act

CARSON CITY, Nev. - Conservation groups are speaking out against new rules announced Monday that weaken the Endangered Species Act. Hear an audio report from Suzanne Potter.   In...

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...

EPA Moves to Revoke Obama-Era Air Pollution Rules

CARSON CITY, Nev. - The Trump administration unveiled plans yesterday to roll back Obama-era protections designed to combat air pollution and climate change. The Environmental...

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 Senators Plead to Protect Undocumented Military Families

Carson City - Immigrants' rights groups say fear is spreading among people in the U.S. military who have undocumented family members - after word...

Nevada state officials stand by as EPA withdraws Clean Water protections

Carson City - The Trump administration announced on Thursday the withdrawal of Obama-era anti-pollution protections for smaller streams, known as the Waters of the...

Opponents work to raise awareness of Yucca Mountain nuclear proposal

Las Vegas - Opponents of reviving the proposed nuclear waste dump at Yucca Mountain held a panel discussion in East Las Vegas last night...

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,...