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Apr 9, 2019 Press Release
April 9, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District testified before the House Energy and Water Appropriations Subcommittee. In her testimony, Congresswoman Dina Titus (NV-1) urged leadership of the House Appropriations Committee not to appropriate any additional funds towards Yucca Mountain and to prevent the Department of Energy from shipping any additional plutonium to Nevada from South Carolina.
Apr 8, 2019 Press Release
April 6, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District released the following statement in anticipation of President Trump’s visit to Las Vegas.
Apr 1, 2019 Press Release
April 1, 2019
I refuse to allow Donald Trump’s Department of Energy to treat Nevada as a dumping ground for the nation’s toxic material and nuclear waste.
Mar 26, 2019 Press Release
March 26, 2019
Donald Trump promised Mexico would pay for the wall and instead he stole from our troops to pay for some of it.
Mar 25, 2019 Press Release
March 24, 2019
Robert Mueller and his team served our country honorably for two years while being subjected to daily, malicious attacks by the President and his allies.
Mar 12, 2019 Press Release
March 12, 2019
I’m so glad to see one of the recommendations from our Cancer Moonshot Roundtable come to fruition.
Mar 11, 2019 Press Release
March 11, 2019
By proposing that even more money be wasted on Yucca Mountain, Donald Trump has broken the promise he made to Nevadans during his recent visit to Elko.
Mar 6, 2019 Press Release
March 6, 2019
The letter was sent to the General Services Administration (GSA) by Chairman Elijah E. Cummings of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, Chairman Peter DeFazio of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Chairman Gerald E. Connolly of the Subcommittee on Government Operations, Chairwoman Dina Titus of the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management, and Chairman Mike Quigley of the Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government of the Committee on Appropriations.
Mar 5, 2019 Press Release
March 5, 2019
Today we are sending a clear message to President Trump and Secretary Perry that the State of Nevada remains firmly opposed to nuclear waste storage within our borders
Feb 28, 2019 Press Release
February 28, 2019
Unless and until we reform the process for the siting of nuclear waste repositories, any funding put towards the Yucca Mountain licensing process is a waste of time and resources.


Apr 26, 2019
“The medical language is just so confusing. There are so many acronyms, so many numbers, so many abbreviations you don't really know what it means. And the fourth thing is, it's never really exactly what you get charged because each patient is different”, says Representative Dina Titus.
Apr 22, 2019
LVRJ: House committee demands Mueller documents
Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., a House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee chairwoman with an ongoing review of Trump’s business dealings involving a Washington hotel, has joined other House Democratic leaders seeking full access to the report and documents.
Apr 19, 2019
Nevada Current: Report reaction: Cortez Masto ignores Trump’s behavior; Titus unloads on it
Rep. Dina Titus released a more aggressive response to the report.
Apr 19, 2019
LVRJ: Democrats want Mueller to testify about investigation
Titus echoed other Democratic leaders who said the “political display” by Barr during the news conference Thursday was designed to protect the president and has caused many Americans to lose faith in the Department of Justice.
Apr 17, 2019
LVRJ: Trump signs Titus bill to recognize school employees
A bill written by Rep. Dina Titus to recognize the contributions of school employees was signed into law last week by President Donald Trump, a congressional aide said Monday.
Apr 17, 2019
LV Sun: Las Vegas gets $5 million grant to combat terrorism
“This grant is an important investment in the safety and security of the residents of Southern Nevada and the nearly 43 million visitors who travel to Las Vegas each year for work and for play,” U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., said in a news release.
Apr 8, 2019
LVRJ: Wild horses, public land remain a tough balancing act
Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., claims that under the Trump administration the BLM has “taken significant steps to remove protections for these animals.” A longtime advocate of the herds, Titus said this year that the government is “shifting resources away from scientifically sound birth control programs and wasting limited resources on costly and dangerous roundups and holdings which only exacerbate population growth.”
Apr 3, 2019
UNLV News Center: UNLV Interns Help Make Nevada's Legislature Even More Historic
U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, a retired UNLV political science professor, spearheaded the legislative internship program in 1997 when she was a state assemblywoman. Since then about 30 students have learned about the legislative process from the inside out, working in Carson City during the session or local field offices of Nevada's congressional delegation. Many have gone on to careers as attorneys, lobbyists, and even elected officials.
Apr 2, 2019
Fox 11 (Reno): NV Representatives send letter urging committee to block Yucca Mountain plutonium shipment
Today, Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District, Representative Susie Lee of Nevada’s Third Congressional District, and Representative Steven Horsford of Nevada’s Fourth Congressional District sent two letters to Congressional leaders on the House Appropriations Committee, urging the Committee to block Yucca Mountain and prevent any new shipments of toxic plutonium to Nevada from South Carolina.
Apr 2, 2019
LVRJ: Nevada House Democrats draw lines on plutonium, Yucca
In commentary published in Review-Journal on Sunday, Cortez Masto and Titus said “we will not stand idly by while Washington bureaucrats ship radioactive materials straight through our neighborhoods.”