Hardy supports Defense Authorization passage

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) today supported H.R. 1735, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2016, which passed the House, 269 to 151. The NDAA included two pieces of legislation authored by … [Read more...]

SB 252 passes Senate

On Tuesday, the Nevada Senate passed the controversial bill SB 252, which would increase business licensing fees in Nevada for all businesses to create funding for Nevada’s failing education system. According to a press release in early March from … [Read more...]

Nevada’s Religious Freedom Bill is Dead

Assemblyman Erven Nelson confirmed to KSNV reporter Fatima Rahmatullah today that he would “no longer be pursuing” AB 277, the Nevada Protection of Religious Freedom Act (NPRFA) in the 2015 legislative session. “We welcome and  celebrate the news … [Read more...]

Statement from Assemblyman Brent A. Jones on AB 303: Repealing Common Core

Looking to join Oklahoma and ten other states that have rejected or repealed Common Core standards in education as well as 33 other states that are in the legislative process, Assemblyman Brent A. Jones (District 35 - Las Vegas) will present AB 303 … [Read more...]

Republicans Propose Balanced Budget with No New Taxes

Assembly Majority Whip Jim Wheeler, State Controller Ron Knecht and the group of Republicans presented the Balanced Plan for Growth: A Budget for the New Nevada, an alternative state budget than the one proposed by Governor Brian Sandoval … [Read more...]

Reid announces retirement; others react

A message from Senator Harry Reid announcing his retirement from the Senate: http://www.reid.senate.gov/press_releases/thank-you SENATOR HARRY REID These bruises I have on my face, on my eye, are an inconvenience, but trust me they’re nothing … [Read more...]

Hardy proposes ‘honest conversation’ about Yucca Mountain

Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) of Mesquite made a big splash in the news with his opinion article that ran in the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Sunday stating officials from the state should have an “honest conversation” about the storage of nuclear … [Read more...]

Hardy introduces LAND Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) today introduced the Land Acquisition to cut National Debt Act, or LAND Act, which would prohibit the Departments of the Interior and Agriculture from using federal dollars to purchase land … [Read more...]

Congressional District #4 Mobile Office In Mesquite

The City has been notified by Congressman Cresent Hardy’s office that they will be visiting Mesquite on the third Thursday of each month until further notified. The hours will be from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. At the Mesquite Community/Senior Center located … [Read more...]

Edwards reviews budgets

On Monday, February 9, Assemblyman Chris Edwards (R) District 19, a member of the Assembly Ways and Means Committee, discussed the committee’s ongoing state budget hearings.  “Ways and Means is reviewing Governor Sandoval’s proposed budget agency by … [Read more...]