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Jul 10, 2019 Press Release
July 10, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District released the following statement in response to Governor Sisolak’s announcement that the U.S. Department of Energy sent a round of illegal waste shipments to the Nevada National Security Site.
Jul 10, 2019 Press Release
July 9, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District called for the resignation of Department of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta.
Jul 10, 2019 Press Release
July 2, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District joined Representative David Cicilline of Rhode Island’s First Congressional District in introducing legislation to permanently ban the manufacture, possession, sale, or transport of bump stocks and acceleration devices like the one used to murder 58 people in Las Vegas on October 1, 2017.
Jul 10, 2019 Press Release
June 27, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District released the following statement after voting against H.R. 3401, which will provide additional border funding for several federal agencies without the protections that House Democrats voted for earlier in the week.
Jun 27, 2019 Press Release
June 27, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision in Department of Commerce v. New York, in which the majority found “a significant mismatch between the decision the Secretary made and the rationale he provided” and sent the case back to the district court.
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Jun 26, 2019 Press Release
June 25, 2019
Today 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.
Jun 26, 2019 Press Release
June 24, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District announced that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted $7.5 million to McCarran International Airport.
Jun 20, 2019 Press Release
June 20, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District and Representative Don Young of Alaska’s At-Large Congressional District introduced bipartisan legislation to help ensure that the State Department makes disability rights an international priority.
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Jun 19, 2019 Press Release
June 19, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District voted to pass a package of funding bills that did not include any money to support the licensing or construction of the Yucca Mountain Nuclear Waste Repository.
Jun 19, 2019 Press Release
June 17, 2019
Today Representative Dina Titus of Nevada’s First Congressional District announced that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has granted $800,000 to the Las Vegas Paiute Tribe under the Indian Community Development Block Grant Program for Phase I of a wellness center to be constructed on the tribe’s downtown reservation.
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Jun 20, 2019
KSNV: Lee, Titus: Elko train derailment offers a Yucca lesson
“My team has been in contact with the Federal Railroad Administration as we continue to monitor the situation,” said Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nevada. “This is just another example of why it would be so dangerous to transport tens of thousands of tons of nuclear waste to Nevada.”
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Jun 19, 2019
LVRJ: Democrats slam Trump over deportation tweet
“Donald Trump’s deportation scheme is designed to inject fear in our communities and tear families apart,” said Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev.
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Jun 10, 2019
LVRJ: Nevada’s congressional team celebrates immigration bill
Titus noted that she first voted for a DREAM Act in 2009, but the work on comprehensive reform continues for Nevada, which she said was on the cutting edge of the issue.
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Jun 5, 2019
Nevada Current: House passes bill to offer Dreamers path to citizenship
“Over the last two years, the Trump Administration has attacked Dreamers and TPS holders by rolling back immigration protections and tearing families apart,” said Nevada Democratic Rep. Dina Titus in a floor speech ahead of the House vote.
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Jun 5, 2019
LVRJ: Democrats defy veto threat, OK bill to provide protection for Dreamers
Horsford, Titus and Rep. Susie Lee, D-Nev., voted for the bill. Rep. Mark Amodei, R-Nev., voted against it.
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Jun 3, 2019
Asbarez.com: Las Vegas Armenian Community Members Meet Congresswoman Titus
Nevada Congresswoman Dina Titus was part of an eight member US delegation that visited Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine earlier this April.
May 30, 2019
Marijuana Moment: Congresswoman Presses Homeland Security Head On Anti-Marijuana Immigration Policy
Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV) argued during a hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee that the cannabis industry is tightly regulated, meaning that employees must generally meet higher standards than in most other businesses.
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May 23, 2019
Nevada Current: Trump gave Dems an ultimatum. Titus isn’t having it
Rep. Dina Titus on Wednesday accused President Trump of holding “good-paying jobs hostage” by refusing to negotiate with congressional Democrats on infrastructure legislation.
May 23, 2019
NV Independent: After two-year fight, Titus celebrates commitment of $106 million for public lands projects
Rep. Dina Titus cheered the commitment of $106 million announced by the Department of Interior on Wednesday to support 47 public lands projects throughout Nevada and the California side of the Lake Tahoe Basin, funds she has been calling for since 2017.
May 22, 2019
NV Independent: House panel advances DOE budget bill with no funding for Yucca
Rep. Dina Titus, who has a close working relationship with Speaker Nancy Pelosi, enlisted her help with the effort. She was also in contact with Gov. Steve Sisolak, as recently as Tuesday, on the matter.