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Looking to join Oklahoma and ten other states that have rejected or repealed Common Core standards in education as well as 33 other states that are in the legislative process, Assemblyman Brent A. Jones (District 35 - Las Vegas) will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: SENATOR HARRY REID These bruises I have on my face, on my eye, are an inconvenience, but trust me they’re nothing c … [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 w … [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 r … [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 at … [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 a … [Read more...]

Members of Nevada Delegation Team to Protect Public Lands from Executive Overreach

(Washington, DC) – United States Senator Dean Heller (R-NV) teamed with Congressmen Mark Amodei (NV-02), Joe Heck (NV-03), and Cresent Hardy (NV-04) to introduce the Nevada Land Sovereignty Act of 2015. Congressman Amodei introduced a companion bill i … [Read more...]

Reid Announces Co-Sponsorship Of Respect For Marriage Act

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement today on Senator Dianne Feinstein’s (D-CA) filing of the Respect for Marriage Act, which repeals the Defense of Marriage Act, in the 114th Congress: “I am proud to stand … [Read more...]

Congressman Hardy to hold Town Hall

Congressman-elect Cresent Hardy is planning on holding a town hall meeting in Mesquite on December 31 at 9 a.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 10 E. Mesquite Boulevard.   According to his staff, he would like to meet with Mesquite res … [Read more...]