LAS VEGAS (AP) — A panel formed by Nevada's governor to encourage statewide participation in the 2020 U.S. Census is stressing the importance of people being counted, following a fight in...
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak offered a glimpse of his progressive agenda Monday in an emotional inaugural address celebrating the diversity of the state's new leadership, including the first U.S. legislature where women make up the majority.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Lt. Gov.-elect Kate Marshall is working on a plan that aims to help more workers find a way to save for retirement.
Marshall, a Democrat, is pushing for Nevada to enact a state-supported retirement program, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported last week.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — State Treasurer-elect Zach Conine has devised an alternate payment for marijuana outside of cash.
KLAS-TV reports both medical and recreational pot use are legal in Nevada. But because marijuana remains illegal under federal law, no marijuana business can use federally chartered banks.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Final election results Tuesday confirmed a Democratic sweep of almost all statewide offices, taking control of the governor's office for the first time in two decades and flipping seats in the offices of lieutenant governor, attorney general, treasurer and controller.
Republican Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske, who presented the final results to the Nevada Supreme Court for a canvass of the votes Tuesday, was the only Republican to win statewide.
MINDEN, Nev. (AP) — The two leading Nevada Democrats running for governor are scheduled to appear at a Douglas County Democratic Party fundraiser in Minden next month.
Party officials said Thursday Clark County Commissioner Chris Giunchigliani (joon-kihl-ee-AHN'-ee) and Commission Chairman Steve Sisolak (SIHS'-oh-lak) both will give keynote speeches at the "Blue Stars Rising Dinner 2018" at the Carson Valley Inn on Feb. 17. Tickets cost $65.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Former Nevada state Treasurer Kate Marshall says she's running for lieutenant governor.
In an announcement Wednesday, the Democrat from Reno pointed to her experience as a federal antitrust attorney and deputy state attorney general before her two terms as state treasurer.
She'll face Republican state Senate Minority Leader Michael Roberson, who announced last week he's seeking the position now held by GOP Lt. Gov. Mark Hutchison. Hutchison isn't seeking re-election.