No Social Security COLA scheduled for 2016

With consumer prices down over the past year, monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for nearly 65 million Americans will not automatically increase in 2016. The Social Security Act provides for an automatic … [Read more...]

Hardy Exposes Impact of New Labor Ruling on Small Businesses

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) held an investigative hearing Thursday on a new labor rule that would require small businesses to expand the number of employees receiving overtime pay and put at risk competitive compensation pa … [Read more...]

BLM Extends Comment Period on Exploration Oil Well Preliminary EA

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Ely District has extended until Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, the public comment period on the Murphy’s Gap APD Well No. 14-23 Preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA). The BLM extended the 15-day public comment period t … [Read more...]

Assemblyman Edwards running for re-election

“Now I know how to work with the system better,” remarked Chris Edwards as he confirmed he’s running for re-election in 2016. “I want to help bring the reforms we passed in the 2015 State Legislature to fruition.” Edwards (R) won his District 1 … [Read more...]

Sage-grouse lands decision bad for Nevada

Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-04) released the following statement after learning of the U.S. Department of Interior’s decision to finalize its land use plans for the greater sage-grouse: “I was very disappointed to learn of the Department of Int … [Read more...]

Las Vegas To Host 2016 Presidential Debate

UNLV and Las Vegas will take center stage as one of four host cities for a debate during the 2016 election season. The Commission on Presidential Debates announced that Las Vegas will host the presidential candidates on October 19, 2016. The debate … [Read more...]

Hardy: On Iran Deal, Ask Allies in the Middle East

America is about to face what could be the most impactful decision of our generation. Will the proposed nuclear agreement sufficiently prevent Iran from obtaining a nuclear weapons program; or, are we only delaying their weapons program while giving … [Read more...]

Hardy Votes to Prevent a Nuclear-Armed Iran

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) released the following statement following today’s vote on the Iran Nuclear Deal: “Americans have learned for themselves that this deal puts the region and the global community at risk. It amoun … [Read more...]

Internal Poll Shows Cresent Hardy Leading Potential Challengers

By Emily Cahn http://atr.rollcall.com/cresent-hardy-leads-challengers-internal-poll/ Rep. Cresent Hardy, R-Nev., leads all four of the potential Democratic opponents in head-to-head matchups for his 4th District seat, an internal poll conducted … [Read more...]

Kirkpatrick appointed to County Commission seat

“I’m elated,” Congressman Cresent Hardy (R, CD-4) told the Mesquite Local News after news broke that Marilyn Kirkpatrick had been appointed to fill the Clark County Commission seat recently vacated by Tom Collins. As the representative for Mesqu … [Read more...]