No word on Gold Butte as Trump chops monument size in Utah

Gold Butte National Monument was not mentioned as President Donald Trump removed millions of acres from two massive national monuments during his visit to Utah on Monday, Dec. 4. With lavish praises for the wisdom and ability of the people of Utah to … [Read more...]

REPS. KIHUEN, ROSEN REITERATE CALLS FOR HEARING ON BUMP STOCKS TWO MONTHS AFTER LAS VEGAS SHOOTING

WASHINGTON, D.C  – Dec. 1, two months after the tragic and deadly Las Vegas shooting, Representative Ruben J. Kihuen will send a letter to the Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, Bob Goodlatte, requesting that he hold a hearing on legislation r … [Read more...]

Nevada Supreme Court Must Review State’s Experimental Execution Protocol

LAS VEGAS—The execution of Scott Dozier was put on hold Thursday, Oct. 9, after Clark County District Court Judge Jennifer P. Togliatti enjoined the Nevada Department of Corrections from administering a paralytic as the final drug in its experimental … [Read more...]

Kihuen Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C – On Oct. 10, Representative Ruben J. Kihuen joined leaders from community health centers at Hope Christian Health Center in Southern Nevada to call on Congress to extend the Community Health Centers Fund (CHCF) to make sure Nevadans c … [Read more...]

REP. KIHUEN HONORS VEGAS SHOOTING VICTIMS ON HOUSE FLOOR

Today, Congressman Ruben J. Kihuen spoke on the floor of the U.S House of Representatives to honor victims, first- responders and doctors affected by the Las Vegas shooting on October 1st, 2017. Below are excerpts of his remarks as prepared: “Mr. S … [Read more...]

GOV. SANDOVAL ISSUES WEEK OF RESPECT PROCLAMATION

Earlier this week Gov. Brian Sandoval issued a proclamation declaring Oct. 3-7 Nevada’s annual Week of Respect, providing an opportunity to support community building and respect in the state’s schools. Schools and districts across the state have e … [Read more...]

LTE – Fiore

Dear Editor, It’s no secret that our taxes do more to harm Nevada taxpayers than to help us. As a former member of our State assembly, and a sitting member of the Las Vegas City Council, I’ve seen families consistently held back by high taxes. The … [Read more...]

Marijuana resolutions calmly passed by Council

Unlike the last few council meetings when marijuana-related issues were on the agenda and the meetings lasted a few hours, Tuesday’s meeting was short and without much discussion as the council passed two ordinances dealing with marijuana. The f … [Read more...]

Giunchigliani, Laxalt about to announce candidacy

By Jackie Valley, Riley Snyder and Michelle Rindels The Nevada Independent https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/prospective-gubernatorial-candidates-hint-at-entering-states-top-race-next-week Monday promises to be a “special” day for two like … [Read more...]

Council and Tech Review meetings cancelled

Due to the city of Mesquite hosting the Nevada League of Cities Annual Conference, the Oct. 3 Technical Review meeting and the Oct. 10 Regular City Council meeting have been cancelled. The next Tech Review is on Tuesday, Oct. 17 at 1:30 p.m. and … [Read more...]