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Sep 29, 2017 Press Release
September 29, 2017
It turns out he wasn't so fiscally conservative.
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Sep 28, 2017 Press Release
September 28, 2017
The funds will play a critical role to build infrastructure that will help grow the economy.
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Sep 27, 2017 Press Release
September 26, 2017
The $400 million appropriation will only serve six percent of families eligible for the program and comes with new eligibility requirements that will make it more difficult to get help.
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Sep 26, 2017 Press Release
September 26, 2017
The funds will benefit CCSD's magnet schools.
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Sep 26, 2017 Press Release
September 26, 2017
Today’s hearing demonstrated that Republicans know very little about the Yucca Mountain site and the will of Nevadans.
Sep 25, 2017 Press Release
September 25, 2017
We need long-term action to provide aviation businesses stability and certainty.
Sep 25, 2017 Press Release
September 25, 2017
Rep. Titus said that Republicans leading the charge for Yucca should tell the truth about fiscal and environmental costs of Yucca Mountain, an unworkable project.
Sep 22, 2017 Press Release
September 22, 2017
These funds will help get at-risk children back on track.
Sep 21, 2017 Press Release
September 21, 2017
The Graham-Cassidy-Heller legislation will wreak havoc on Nevada families.
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Sep 18, 2017 Press Release
September 18, 2017
Secretary Zinke leaked a memo in the middle of the night because he knows that majority of Americans want him to protect their monuments.

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Feb 9, 2017
SUN: Nevada members of Congress discuss their 2017 goals, thoughts on Trump

A new era begins Friday with the inauguration of Donald Trump, while Nevada’s congressional delegation began work two weeks ago.

With half of the state’s six seats changing hands — including the retirement of Sen. Harry Reid — as the executive branch switches parties, Nevadans will be represented by a group that includes the first Latina senator in United States history.

Feb 9, 2017
LasVegasNow: Plans to fight Yucca Mountain's development back in forefront

With a new incoming administration, Nevada's Congressional Delegation is raising an issue with the possibility that Yucca Mountain development could resume.  It would be the country's first nuclear waste dump for spent fuel from nuclear power plants.

However, there are efforts to keep the facility from opening.

Feb 9, 2017
RJ: Yucca Mountain won’t be site for nuclear waste, energy secretary says

WASHINGTON — Citing local opposition to the project, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz dismissed speculation Wednesday that a nuclear waste repository could open at Yucca Mountain near Las Vegas.

Feb 9, 2017
RJ: Nevada Congress members want McCarran statue removed from US Capitol

CARSON CITY — Nevada’s three Democratic House members have written a letter to Gov. Brian Sandoval and legislative leaders asking them to take action to provide for the removal of the statue of Patrick McCarran from the Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol.

Feb 9, 2017
News3LV: Titus shares concerns about Obamacare's future during speech at CSN

LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) — A lecture hall at the College of Southern Nevada was uncharacteristically full for a Saturday as local activists gathered for a day sessions of the Battle Born Progress Progressive Summit.

Feb 9, 2017
RJ: Trump administration has Nevada Rep. Titus worried about fate of immigrant children

WASHINGTON — A Nevada lawmaker said Thursday she is comforted by assurances from the Obama administration that personal information by undocumented immigrant minors to the federal government won’t be used against them later in deportation hearings.

Feb 9, 2017
SUN: Gold Butte designated a national monument

The future of Gold Butte tipped toward the side of environmentalists today when President Barack Obama designated the desert land as a national monument, but protecting it could prove challenging.

Gold Butte is northeast of Las Vegas, between Lake Mead National Recreation Area and the Grand Canyon — Parashant National Monument.

Feb 9, 2017
RJ: Rising tide of women lawmakers makes Nevada a national leader

CARSON CITY — Women made impressive gains in capturing public offices in Nevada this year, and now represent 40 percent of the 63-member state Legislature heading into the 2017 session.

That ties Nevada with Colorado and Vermont as the states with the highest percentage of women legislators, according to Emerge Nevada, which encourages and trains Democratic women to run for office.

Feb 9, 2017
FedSmith: Combatting Rise in Medicare Part B Premiums for Federal Retirees

In October 2016, FedSmith author Michael Wald wrote about a letter to lawmakers asking them to find a solution to the sharp expected increase in Medicare Part B premiums for some federal employees. (See Groups Urge Lawmakers to Combat Rising Medicare Part B Premiums)

Feb 9, 2017
RJ: Titus writes Pence, suggests review of letter opposing online gaming

WASHINGTON — Nevada Rep. Dina Titus has sent a letter to Vice President-elect Mike Pence and the presidential transition team asking it to carefully review the online gaming industry before reaching a conclusion on a letter opposing online gaming sent last month by 10 attorneys general.