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  1. Feds bypass protection for Sierra sage grouse - Wed, 22 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Spokesman-Review

    Interior Secretary Sally Jewell reversed the government's proposed federal protection for a type of sage grouse specific to California and Nevada on Tuesday, and said it shows it's still possible to head off a bigger, looming listing decision for the greater sage grouse across 11 Western states. Jewell joined Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and others in announcing she's withdrawing the government's 2013 proposal to declare the bistate, Mono Basin sage grouse a threatened species along the California-Nevada line.

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  2. Business License Fee Passes SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Governor Sandoval's plan to fund Nevada schools is on its way to the Assembly. The Senate voted 17-4 Tuesday in favor of passing SB 252.

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  3. Brisk pace at Nevada Legislature on bill deadline dayRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KSL-TV

    ... pushing forward what is arguably the most significant bill of the session - SB252, which is Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval's proposal to restructure the state business license fee and raise an estimated $437 million during the next two years. - ...

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  4. Nevada Senate OKs Sandoval tax plan on 17-4 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    Nevada senators have approved Gov. Brian Sandoval's proposed tax plan. The state Senate voted 17-4 on Tuesday to pass SB252, which needed a two-thirds majority to prevail and move to the Assembly.

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  5. Obama administration decides against Endan...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Washington Times

    ... population no longer needs ESA protection," Ms. Jewell said at a press conference in Reno, Nevada, with Gov. Brian Sandoval , a Republican. "What's more, the collaborative, science-based efforts in Nevada and California are proof that we can ...

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  6. Nevada Senate approves Gov. Brian Sandoval's tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada senators have approved Gov. Brian Sandoval's proposed tax plan. The state Senate voted 17-4 on Tuesday to pass SB252, which needed a two-thirds majority to prevail and move to the Assembly.

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  7. Sandoval to meet with SolarCity on net meteringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... power usage on average, said Matthew Weinberger, Hamilton Solar's director of business development. Gov. Brian Sandoval will meet with solar industry officials to discuss a controversial cap that limits how many consumers can put solar panels on ...

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  8. Nuclear option': Bill would transform Nevada's struggling schools into chartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Nevada Superintendent Dale Erquiaga to draw up a plan to fix the state's struggling public schools at Gov. Brian Sandoval's request, he turned to the man who spent four years overseeing one of the most controversial education policies in recent ...

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  9. State extends Xerox contract for DMV servicesRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    The state Board of Examiners approved a $222,408 contract extension between Xerox State and Local Solutions and the Department of Motor Vehicles, highlighting another link between Nevada and the company that built flawed software for the state's health insurance exchange. The deal is one of at least three contract extensions Gov. Brian Sandoval and state officials on the board awarded the tech company after the Silver State Exchange terminated the company's $75 million contract for work related to the Affordable Care Act in May. The state approved two Xerox contracts worth up to $7.8 million for auditing unclaimed property on behalf of the state treasurer in August.

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  10. Bills would allocate $9.5M for technology job trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... nonprofit groups and private businesses to support industry programs. Mike Willden, chief of staff for Gov. Brian Sandoval , said the governor's budget already includes $3 million for such workforce grants and contains funds for a staffer to oversee ...

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  11. Lawmakers criticize bill to end state worker longevity payRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... furloughs, forgoing raises and being forced to contribute more toward their health expenses. Wells and Gov. Brian Sandoval's Chief of Staff, Mike Willden, said they recognized the sacrifices of state workers, but argued that longevity pay is far ...

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  12. Martinez A Finalist For Superintendent Job In TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Former Washoe County Superintendent Pedro Martinez is one of two finalists for the San Antonio Independent School District top job. Martinez was recently tabbed by Gov. Brian Sandoval to be the superintendent of the Achievement School District, which would consist of underperforming schools.

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  13. Former WCSD Superintendent Martinez Vies for San Antonio Superintendent JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    ... achievement and will elevate SAISD to become a national model urban school district." In January, Governor Brian Sandoval announced during his State of the State address that he asked Martinez to serve as a superintendent in residence at the Nevada ...

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  14. Religious freedom act in Maine unnecessary, divisive and allows discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... a public relations firm to help rebuild its image as a welcoming place in the bill's aftermath. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval, a Republican, said a similar bill was not necessary in his state, and its sponsor, freshman legislator Erven Nelson, R-Las ...

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  15. Sandoval signs bill creating private-school scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Education Week

    Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a bill Monday creating scholarships so lower-income families can afford private school tuition, declaring that Nevada now has "true school choice." The signing ceremony was held inside the historic Fourth Ward School in Virginia City, a stately four-story building that was christened in 1876, graduated its last class in 1936 and now operates as a museum.

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  16. Bill would transform Nevada's struggling schools into chartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... Nevada Superintendent Dale Erquiaga to draw up a plan to fix the state's struggling public schools at Gov. Brian Sandoval's request, he turned to the man who spent four years overseeing one of the most controversial education policies in recent ...

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  17. Photo: Gov. Brian Sandoval talks at a bill signing ceremoRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Gov. Brian Sandoval talks at a bill signing ceremony Monday, April 13, 2015, at the historic Fourth Ward School in Virginia City. Sandoval signed a bill that creates scholarships so lower-income families can afford private school tuition.

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  18. Nevada Legislature: Gov. Brian Sandoval signs bill creating private school scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a bill Monday creating scholarships so lower-income families can afford private school tuition, declaring that Nevada now has true school choice. The signing ceremony was held inside the historic Fourth Ward School in Virginia City, a stately four-story building that was christened in 1876 and now operates as a museum.

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  19. Nevada Legislature Passes State's First School Choice ProgramRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Heartland Institute

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed Assembly Bill 165 into law Monday, April 13, passing Nevada's first school choice program, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The bill created a tax credit scholarship program similar to those in Florida and New Hampshire.

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  20. Nevada Governor signs school choice scholarship program into lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Nevada K-12 students who want to change schools but can't afford tuition now have another option. "We owe every child in this state a quality education and we need to invest in that," Governor Brian Sandoval said.

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