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Jul 31, 2020 Press Release
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District celebrated the House passage of a government spending bill that included no funding for Yucca Mountain, a ban on explosive nuclear weapons testing, and several other of her key priorities.
Jul 24, 2020 Press Release
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District celebrated the passage of several of her key priorities that were included in a package of House funding bills.
Jul 24, 2020 Press Release
Representatives Dina Titus (NV-1) and Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14), Co-Chairs of the Congressional Gaming Caucus, introduced bipartisan legislation to repeal the 0.25% excise tax placed on all legal sports bets, known as the “handle tax.”
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Jul 21, 2020 Press Release
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District released a statement after voting to pass the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021. The bill passed the U.S. House of Representatives with a veto-proof majority.
Jul 20, 2020 Press Release
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District introduced a bill to provide K-12 schools and colleges with $90 billion in pandemic relief. The Reopen Schools Safely Act is companion legislation to a bill introduced by Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and co-sponsored by Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Doug Jones (D-AL).
Jul 20, 2020 Press Release
Representatives Dina Titus (NV-1) and John Katko (NY-24) led 127 of their colleagues in sending a bipartisan letter urging House leadership to provide $1.7 billion for Head Start in upcoming pandemic-related relief measures.
Jul 17, 2020 Press Release
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District urged the House Rules Committee to support amendments filed to the National Defense Authorization Act that would block the Trump Administration from conducting an explosive nuclear test, protect the Desert National Wildlife Refuge, and safeguard weapons of mass destruction around the world.
Jul 14, 2020 Press Release
Representatives Dina Titus (NV-1), Susie Lee (NV-3), Nydia Velazquez (NY-7), and Jahana Hayes (CT-5) are urging the U.S. Department of Labor to better assist state workforce agencies in processing unemployment claims. In a letter to Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia, the Members of Congress share their concerns about the Department of Labor’s guidance to state workforce agencies.
Jul 14, 2020 Press Release
Representatives Dina Titus (NV-1), Brian Mast (FL-18), Ted Lieu (CA-33), and Vern Buchanan (FL-16) responded to the recent report released by the Office of Inspector General at the Department of Veterans Affairs entitled, “The Veterans Health Administration Did Not Get Secretary’s Approval Before Using Canines for Medical Research.” In December of 2018, the Members of Congress asked Inspector General Michael Missal to conduct the investigation.
Jul 13, 2020 Press Release
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District celebrated the House Appropriation Committee’s passage of the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2021.

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Jul 29, 2020
KLAS: $90B ‘Reopen Schools Safely’ legislation proposed by Titus

US Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., on Monday introduced legislation setting aside $90 billion in pandemic relief to help K-12 schools and colleges meet CDC guidelines to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Jul 29, 2020
Forbes: American Institute Of Architects Opposes A Mandated Classical Style For Federal Buildings

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) strongly supports legislation proposed today that would thwart an anticipated Executive Order mandating classical architecture as the preferred design style for federal courthouses and other federal properties.

Jul 29, 2020
KTNV: Congressional leaders raise concerns over federal PUA guidelines

Local members of Congress are diving into Nevada’s unemployment mess. The state’s in charge of distributing the money, but congressional leaders are trying to clear out any obstacles in the way in a letter to the Department of Labor.

Jul 29, 2020
LVRJ: House panel OKs spending bill without funds for Yucca Mountain

A House panel approved a spending bill Monday that includes $27 million for interim storage of nuclear waste and no funds for a Yucca Mountain repository.

Jul 29, 2020
LVRJ: Nevada congresswoman continues fight against nuke tests

Two lawmakers from Nevada and Utah filed an amendment Friday to the defense bill that would prohibit the Defense Department from resuming nuclear weapons testing.

Jul 29, 2020
CDC Gaming Reports: Bipartisan bill introduced to end federal sports betting excise tax

The co-chairs of the Congressional Gaming Caucus introduced bipartisan legislation Friday that would repeal a 0.25% federal excise tax – often referred to as the “handle tax” – that is placed on most legal sports bets,

Jul 29, 2020
KLAS: Program helps with short-term rental and utilities help

Help is available to pay your back rent and keep you in your home. These are funds provided by the CARES Act that, if you qualify, do not need to be paid back.

Jul 29, 2020
Politico: Dems blast USAID administrator over appointees who made 'homophobic, misogynistic, and xenophobic' comments

House Democrats on Thursday blasted John Barsa, the acting administrator for the U.S. Agency for International Development, for overseeing the appointment of controversial political appointees to key posts in the agency.

Jul 29, 2020
LVRJ: Dina Titus backs name change for Washington Redskins

Nevada Rep. Dina Titus on Tuesday joined the growing chorus of those urging a name change for the Washington Redskins football team.

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Jul 29, 2020
LVRJ: House spending bill would ban nuclear weapons testing

A House spending bill for the Department of Energy includes legislative language tucked into the draft by Rep. Dina Titus that would prevent the Trump administration from resuming nuclear weapons testing in Nevada, officials said Monday.

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Apr 20, 2016 Video
April 20, 2016
Rep. Titus talks about the need to further the medical marijuana industry with federal laws to remove barriers to federal research, ensure access to banks for legitimate marijuana businesses, and more.
Jan 21, 2015 Video
January 21, 2015
Congresswoman Dina Titus spoke today on the House Floor in strong opposition to H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which would ban abortions after 20 weeks.
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