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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.
Jul 8, 2020 Press Release
Representatives Dina Titus (NV-1), Steven Horsford (NV-4) and Susie Lee (NV-3) are urging House leadership to protect the Desert National Wildlife Refuge. In a letter to the Chairs of the House Armed Services and Natural Resources Committees, the Members of Congress argued in opposition to a recent amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021.
Jul 7, 2020 Press Release
Representatives Dina Titus (NV-1) and Susie Lee (NV-3) urged President Trump to allow foreign teachers recently hired by the Clark County School District to enter the United States for the upcoming school year.
Jul 1, 2020 Press Release
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District announced that the Bureau of Land Management has agreed to begin the process for disbursing grants funded by the sale of Nevada’s public lands under the Southern Nevada Public Land Management Act (SNPLMA).
Jun 29, 2020 Press Release
Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District, a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement in response to several media reports that President Trump failed to act after his Administration learned that Russia offered Taliban fighters payments in exchange for killing U.S. troops
Jun 24, 2020 Press Release
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District joined with local environmental and business groups in urging Secretary of Interior David Bernhardt to begin disbursing grant funding under the Southern Nevada Public Lands Management Act (SNPLMA). The law requires that funds derived from the sale of federal lands in Clark County be reinvested in the state, primarily through projects evaluated by the Bureau of Land Management and approved by the Secretary of the Interior. SNPLMA has funded over 1,200 local projects, including the renovation of Lorenzi Park and the construction of the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area visitor center.
Jun 23, 2020 Press Release
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District urged the House Appropriations Committee to block the Trump Administration from conducting an explosive nuclear test. Earlier this month, Congresswoman Titus (NV-1) introduced the PLANET Act to halt the resumption of explosive nuclear testing.
Jun 18, 2020 Press Release
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District released the following statement announcing her support for making Juneteenth a federal holiday.

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Jun 16, 2020
E&E News: Quake gives Nev. lawmakers new ammo against Yucca Mountain


A magnitude 6.5 earthquake that rattled Nevada last week has congressional lawmakers and state officials reiterating concerns about the proposed Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository located about 100 miles northwest of Las Vegas.

Jun 16, 2020
KSNV: Titus on next relief round: More money for people, local government

COVID-19 has done what a terror attack and a great recession could not: shut our town down.

So, how fast should it reopen?

That's the first question I asked Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nevada, the dean of our Washington delegation.

May 6, 2020
LVRJ: Titus requests surplus aid dollars for Nevada schools

Rep. Dina Titus, D-Las Vegas, urged the Trump administration Monday to redirect unaccepted coronavirus aid money to other institutions in Nevada with large numbers of minority students seeking more financial assistance.

May 6, 2020
LV Sun: State’s congressional members hope Nevada sees more money in new round of stimulus funding

As more stimulus funding from Washington flows into the U.S. economy, Nevada-based businesses shut out of the original program have another chance at receiving funding.

May 6, 2020
LVRJ: Titus requests surplus aid dollars for Nevada schools

Nevada and states with small businesses ineligible for paycheck protection loans because they receive revenue from gaming pushed again Wednesday for help in the next coronavirus relief bill under consideration by Congress.

Apr 22, 2020
LVRJ: Nevada’s congressional delegation pushes bill to help small casinos

Nevada’s congressional delegation sent a shot across the bow of the Trump administration Friday with legislation in the House and Senate to make small casinos and other businesses with gaming revenue eligible for Small Business Administration loans.

Apr 22, 2020
KTNV: U.S. Transportation Secretary to give $231.44M to Nevada airports in response to COVID-19

Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District, a senior member of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, released the following statement announcing that McCarran International Airport will receive $195,485,334 as a result of the passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act:

Apr 22, 2020
Nevada Current: Virtual representation: Nevada’s members of Congress adjust to pandemic life

Near-constant phone calls. Zoom meetings. Internet town halls. Empty flights to Washington. A lot of handwashing. 
This is the new normal for Nevada’s congressional delegation. The COVID-19 virus has upended work in the U.S. Congress, as it has in most other workplaces. Nevada lawmakers have shifted the focus of their work, and the way they are doing it. 

Apr 22, 2020
Gaming Today: MGM believes it can survive shutdown

MGM Resorts International believes it has enough liquidity to weather the economic downturn due to the coronavirus outbreak and the resulting closure of the company’s casinos in Nevada and across the country, the company’s acting CEO said Friday. 

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Apr 22, 2020
LV Sun: Now is the time to strengthen and fight for the Affordable Care Act

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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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