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  1. Committee set to hear Sandoval tax proposalsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A Senate committee is expected to begin hearings March 10 on Gov. Brian Sandoval's budget plan that includes $1.1 billion in new and extended taxes. Senate Majority Leader Michael Roberson, D-Las Vegas, said the governor has sent the plan to bill drafters.

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  2. Premature election?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... in 2010 . He told me that if Republicans could pass merit pay for teachers, a school voucher law and Gov. Brian Sandoval's Read by 3 initiative, he'd vote for the taxes necessary to pay for school reforms . But that's still a big "if." And Hambrick ...

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  3. The most powerful Democrat in Congress could be unseated for the first time in nearly 3 decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... experiences and who always seems down but never is out." Republicans are most eager to recruit Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval (R) into the Senate race, but the popular and relatively moderate governor has appeared reluctant to challenge Reid so far. ...

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  4. NV Tightens Construction Defect LawRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    Nevada has become the first U.S. state to overhaul its construction defects law to reduce the number of homeowner lawsuits brought against builders. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed the bill into law Tuesday .

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  5. Sandoval has a chance to make a major investmentRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Las Vegas Sun

    UNLV is asking the Legislature for $27 million over the next two years to launch a medical school in Southern Nevada, and although supportive, lawmakers implied it is Gov. Brian Sandoval's decision. Why? Because Sandoval's proposed budget for the medical school calls for only $8.3 million.

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  6. Sandoval signs bill to reform Nevada construction defect lawRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    Gov. Brian Sandoval on Tuesday signed the first major Republican-backed reform bill of the 2015 session, a measure making changes to Nevada's construction defect law.The bill saw final approval in the Legislature on Friday, when Senate Republicans beat back efforts by Democrats to amend Assembly Bill 125 and passed the measure on a party-line vote." During my State of the State address, I challenged the Legislature with passing meaningful construction defect reform," Sandoval said in a statement.

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  7. LETTERS: Little League gets it right on rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... has turned down Las Vegas. Oscar and Carolyn Goodman have a good chance of being dethroned this year. Gov. Brian Sandoval, my pocket is closed for this legislative session. I am on a fixed income, and there is no room in my budget for more taxes for ...

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  8. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signs construction defect billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Senate and Assembly passed the measure in party-line votes. Democrats opposed the bill and have accused Republicans of jamming it through the legislative process.

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  9. Nevada Legislature: Gov. Brian Sandoval signs construction defect billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a bill Tuesday aimed at curbing frivolous lawsuits over construction defects after the measure passed through the Republican-controlled Legislature along party lines. The Republican governor said AB125, which was sponsored by Republican Assemblyman Ira Hansen, incorporated ideas that had been discussed for more than a decade.

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  10. Governor Brian Sandoval signs Homeowner Protections Act of 2015Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    Governor Brian Sandoval today signed the Homeowner Protections Act of 2015, Assembly Bill 125, an act relating to construction defect litigation. The Legislature approved the bill on Friday, February 20 for signature and final authorization.

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  11. Nevada Legislature: Lawmakers asked to boost funding for UNLV medical schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    ... about $26 million for a medical school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In his proposed budget, Gov. Brian Sandoval allocated around $8.3 million over two years for the medical school. UNLV School of Medicine Dean Barbara Atkinson told ...

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  12. Legislators asked for more UNLV medical school fundsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    University officials made their pitch to the Legislature Tuesday to increase initial funding for a UNLV medical school beyond the $9.3 million that was included in Gov. Brian Sandoval's budget so it can begin operating in 2017.The Nevada System of Higher Education is looking for $27 million over the upcoming two-year budget as recommended by the Board of Regents. Under the proposal, the school would begin accepting students in the fall of 2017.Sandoval has recommended delaying the school's startup by one year and so proposed the reduced funding, with an additional $20 million in support coming in the next biennium.UNLV Medical School Planning Dean Barbara Atkinson said the school could be developed under the funding proposed by Sandoval.

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  13. Education officials lobby for $27 million for UNLV medical schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval delivers the State of the State address at the Legislature in Carson City on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. The top brass of UNLV and the Nevada System of Higher Education lobbied lawmakers today for $27 million in upfront funding for a medical school in Las Vegas, instead of the $8.3 million proposed by Gov. Brian Sandoval.

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  14. Experts say GOP-fueled voter ID bill wouldn't curb election fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... one in Indiana, where a state Supreme Court decision found a voter ID law constitutional. Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval is staying neutral on the bill and other election legislation "until they reach his desk," said Mari St. Martin, Sandoval's ...

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  15. As Nevada braces Sandoval urges GOP to pass homeland security billRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | 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 Monday urged Republicans in Congress to pass a homeland security bill by deadline this week and avert a shutdown that could ...

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  16. Roads, schools common ground at National Governors AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    ... waiver is a sign that underlying laws do not work and are in need of reform," said Nevada's Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval, chairman of the committee. Hassan said the concern over workforce development and the dearth of graduates in the science, ...

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  17. Apparently No TeaPer Take-Over (yet) of the Nevada LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Daily Kos

    After the 2014 elections, I held little hope for the NV legislature. Despite Gov Sandoval's less-than-TeaPer approach to governing, some real doozies were elected at the state level last fall.

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  18. Heller: Sandoval GOP's - A-plus choice' against ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Sen. Dean Heller says other Republicans are up to the task, but Gov. Brian Sandoval has the best chance to unseat Sen. Harry Reid should he decide to challenge the five-term Democrat next year. Reid has said he intends to run for re-election, and Sandoval has repeatedly said he intends to serve out his full four years as governor after winning by a landslide in November.

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  19. U.S. files emergency stay on Obama immigration actionRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... became the 26th state to legally challenge Obama's deal. Laxalt joined the suit without the support of Gov. Brian Sandoval, and the move made political waves in Nevada. Laxalt and Sandoval's own Republican Party was split, with some backing Laxalt ...

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  20. Ed Vogel, top Nevada newspaper reporter for 4 decades, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    ... "Ed Vogel spent a long and luminous career as a reporter covering politics and government in (Nevada)," Gov. Brian Sandoval wrote in a Twitter post. "He leaves a lasting legacy and will be dearly missed." His newspaper colleagues agreed, saying the ...

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