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  1. Group looking to expand background checks for nearly all Nevada gun salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... anyways." A similar background check measure passed the legislature in 2013, but was vetoed by Governor Brian Sandoval. Still, if Nevadans for Background Checks gets enough signatures, state lawmakers would vote to approve or reject the petition ...

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  2. Another 'background check' measure filed, this time in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Press report said a similar measure was actually passed last year in the Legislature but was vetoed by Gov. Brian Sandoval "amid strong opposition from gun rights groups." It remains to be seen whether those groups will step forward to mount an ...

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  3. NV Group Seeks To Expand Gun Sale Background ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... in 2016. A similar background check measure passed the Legislature in 2013 but was vetoed by Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval amid strong opposition from gun rights groups. Organizers say the proposal is intended to close a loophole in federal law ...

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  4. Nevada delays start of new teacher evaluationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Nevada Appeal

    ... group said in a statement. "Our students can't afford additional delays." State lawmakers and Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval in 2011 touted teacher evaluations as a key piece of a package of education overhauls to improve education in the Silver ...

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  5. Effort underway to place background checks on 2016 ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The background check initiative would expand checks to unlicensed gun sellers, closing a loophole which currently exists in Nevada law. In 2013, Governor Sandoval vetoed a measure that would have expanded background checks, calling it an infringement on second amendment rights.

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  6. Effort launched to expand background checks on gun salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KLAS-TV Las Vegas

    ... residents, can sell firearms to other Nevada residents without a background check. In June of last year, Gov. Brian Sandoval vetoed a bill that would have required universal background checks for gun sales. The governor said he supported the part of ...

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  7. Ballot Initiative Launched For Gun ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | CBS Local

    A group has filed paperwork to launch an initiative to put gun background checks on the ballot in Nevada in 2016.

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  8. Nevada jobless rate lowest since September 2008Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... more than the 5,900 that analysts expected, and it continued a growth trend that began in early 2011. Gov. Brian Sandoval noted that the state unemployment rate peaked at 14 percent during the Great Recession, and it is now below 8 percent for the ...

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  9. 2 officers, 3 others dead in Las Vegas shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | KTVB Boise

    ... news today of two officers and an innocent bystander who were murdered in an act of senseless violence," Gov. Brian Sandoval said in a statement. "My thoughts and prayers go out to the victims and their families." Clark County Assistant Sheriff ...

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  10. Nevada legislative panel OKs $2.1 million for mental health systemRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... be unthinkable to wait even a day longer" to approve new funding, Gerald Gardner, the chief of staff for Gov. Brian Sandoval, told the committee. State funding for mental health and developmental services fell by roughly $80 million over the last ...

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  11. Nevada governor convenes special council to improve state's mental health systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... an Alpha meeting at Westminster Chapel in Bellevue, Wash. His fingers are tattooed to spell LUCK. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval on Monday announced the creation of a special council to review the state's embattled mental health care system and offer ...

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  12. Nevada Gaming Commission chief stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    ... of the Nevada Gaming Commission is stepping down and another commissioner is in line to take his place. Gov. Brian Sandoval announced Wednesday that chairman Pete Bernhard will resign effective June 30. Bernhard has served on the regulatory body ...

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  13. Gaming Commission grants license to start-up gaming equipment companyRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | RGT Online

    ... said he hoped to keep the announcement under wraps until the end of Thursday's monthly session. Gov. Brian Sandoval announced Bernhard's retirement Wednesday and named commissioner Tony Alamo as the panel's first new chairman since September 2001. ...

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  14. Nevada's Unemployment Rate Drops in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | KOLO-TV Reno

    ... years. But, number of unemployed individuals stands at 108,000, which is 19,000 less than May 2013. Governor Brian Sandoval said, "Although encouraging, there remains much work to be done. We must continue our economic development and ...

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  15. Governor plans to implement mental health system improvementsRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Gov. Brian Sandoval on Tuesday afternoon announced he has ordered immediate action to be taken on five recommendations that will improve Nevada's ...

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  16. Gov. Brian Sandoval's office was warned of serious flaws in Silver State Exchange before launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval speaks during a Memorial Day ceremony at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City Monday, May 26, 2014.

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  17. Aviation Coalition Commends Nine Governors For Recognizing GA In JuneRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Aero-News Network

    ... Idaho Governor C. L. "Butch" Otter, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval, South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard, Washington Governor Jay Inslee and Wyoming Governor Matt Mead. All have issued ...

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  18. Nevada legislative panel OKs $2.1 million for mental health systemRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... be unthinkable to wait even a day longer" to approve new funding, Gerald Gardner, the chief of staff for Gov. Brian Sandoval, told the committee. State funding for mental health and developmental services fell by roughly $80 million over the last ...

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  19. Governor Brian Sandoval adds funding to mental health service programsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    Governor Brian Sandoval has directed the Department of Health and Human Services to take immediate action on five recommendations included in the initial report submitted by the Governor's Behavioral Health and Wellness Council.

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  20. Governor aims to funnel $3.5 million to mental health servicesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Gov. Brian Sandoval says he is supporting a request for an additional $3.5 million to be spent mostly in Southern Nevada to increase services to the mentally ill.

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