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  1. Bill would create broad anti-bullying program in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Lawmakers are considering a bill backed by Gov. Brian Sandoval that would implement a broad anti-bullying program throughout Nevada's school system. The Senate and Assembly education committees met Tuesday to consider SB504, which would create an Office for a Safe and Respectful Learning Environment within the Nevada Department of Education.

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  2. Southern Nevada parents testify for bill to fight bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The parents of three children who were reportedly bullied in the Clark County School District, including one middle school student who committed suicide, gave emotional testimony Tuesday in support of a bill sought by Gov. Brian Sandoval to combat the problem. Parents Mary Bryan, Jason Lamberth and Aimee Hairr told their stories to a joint meeting of the Senate and Assembly Education committees in support of Senate Bill 504, which seeks a number of measures to combat bullying in Nevada schools.

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  3. Photo: Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval talks with a group of CRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval talks with a group of Carson City fifth-graders after signing into law an emergency bill extending bonds for school construction at a brief ceremony in Carson City, Nev., on Wednesday, March 4, 2015.

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  4. Sandoval's tax plan clears first hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    Gov. Brian Sandoval's plan to raise taxes $483 million over the next two years survived its first test in the Legislature Tuesday. The Senate Committee on Revenue and Economic Development voted 4-3 along party lines to send the bill to the floor of the Senate.

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  5. Nevada Senate Committee Votes 4 to 3 to Send BLF Proposal to FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Tax Foundation

    ... scale of 67 revenue ranges for... Yesterday we released an independent report (PDF) analyzing Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval's proposed Business License Fee tax. The proposal replaces Nevada's current $200-flat business license fee with a tiered ...

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  6. Sandoval's business tax advances to Senate floorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Gov. Brian Sandoval's plan to raise hundreds of millions of dollars for education by tying state business license fees to gross receipts was approved Tuesday by a Senate committee on a party-line vote. The Senate Revenue Committee amended and approved Senate Bill 252 on a 4-3 vote.

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  7. Nevada Legislature: Wheeler, Knecht roll out budget plan with no tax hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

    ... government and public employees. He and Knecht said Monday their plan would allow the state to drop Gov. Brian Sandoval's Business License Fee proposal - designed to generate $438 million - and enable the temporary tax increases Sandoval proposes ...

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  8. The Business License Fee Proposal in Nevada Is Not WiseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Policy Digest

    ... proposal projects to raise $438 million in additional revenue over the biennium, primarily to fund Governor Brian Sandoval's (R) proposed expansion of education spending. The restructured BLF would use the existing structure, although administration ...

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  9. Mayoral candidates square off over failed stadium dealRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... the city, Goodman said she didn't support a plan to increase taxes to pay for education being pushed by Gov. Brian Sandoval. She also opposes major changes to the collective bargaining process for city employees being proposed at the Legislature. ...

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  10. Nevada Assemblyman proposes state budget without tax increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRNV-TV Reno

    Yet another new budget is being proposed at the Nevada State Legislature. Republican Assemblyman Jim Wheeler's new 6.9 billion dollar budget does not include raising taxes, therefore excluding the Governors proposed business tax increase that could bring in $400 million to the state.

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  11. Heck tells lawmakers he's working on Nevada's doctor shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... University Nevada in Henderson to highlight the need to expand graduate medical education opportunities. Gov. Brian Sandoval has proposed $10 million for residency training for medical school graduates in an effort to increase the number of ...

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  12. Bill would allow Nevada cities to form own school districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... is the most critical investment we can make for the future of our community and our economy," he said. Gov. Brian Sandoval in his State of the State address supported school district deconsolidation, saying he would seek such legislation. Gardner's ...

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  13. Legislators discuss merits of breaking up Clark County School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... help give cities local control by providing smaller and more manageable school districts, following Governor Brian Sandoval's call for this type of legislation in his State of the State address. AB 394 states a city can propose a new district within ...

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  14. Assembly GOP announces plan for no tax increase budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... Knecht said the budget relies on mining taxes and public pension payments and would fund a majority of Gov. Brian Sandoval's proposed K-12 education programs. Another group of Assembly Republicans led by Majority Leader Paul Anderson introduced an ...

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  15. Republicans unveil no-new-taxes Nevada budget planRead the original story

    Monday | The Las Vegas Sun

    A proposed no-new-taxes state budget plan was outlined today by a group of Republicans who called it a "living-within-our-means proposal." The plan calls for spending $6.9 billion, compared to $7.3 billion in spending proposed by Gov. Brian Sandoval.

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  16. Video: What's next in Nevada after Reid retirement?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hot Air

    ... have party infrastructure as much as its leading officeholders have personal campaign infrastructure. Brian Sandoval's ground forces won a sweeping victory over Harry Reid's machine in 2014, although Jon believes that was in part because Reid was so ...

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  17. Tax Foundation Report Critical Of Gov. Brian Sandoval Budget PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News 88.9 KNPR

    Governor Brian Sandoval is pushing for lawmakers to approve more than one billion dollars in tax increases to fund the state's education system.

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  18. Restoring historic Indian school a priority for lawmakersRead the original story

    Monday | The Navajo Times

    For nearly a century, thousands of Indian students from around the western United States were enrolled in the boarding school on the outskirts of Carson City to get an education and learn vocational skills. Now state lawmakers and Gov. Brian Sandoval are taking steps to preserve the campus and its role in the state's development.

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  19. Tax Roundup, 3/30/15: A Year After the Fire Edition. And: Can fraud be accidental?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Roth & Company, P.C.

    It's been a year since the old Younkers Building burned down. It was kitty-corner from our office at 7th and Walnut in Des Moines.

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  20. Elections Morning Digest: Nevada institution Harry Reid announces surprise retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Kos

    ... Sen. Greg Brower; Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske; Heidi Gansert, a former chief of staff to popular Gov. Brian Sandoval; state Controller Ron Knecht; and state Treasurer Dan Schwartz. Reps. Mark Amodei, Joe Heck, and Cresent Hardy ruled out ...

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