Brian Sandoval

Sin taxes on booze, tobacco eyed by NV Legislature

Smokers and drinkers would pay higher levies to indulge their vices under two bills considered Tuesday by Nevada lawmakers. Read more »

April 5, 2011

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Nevada lawmakers ponder cuts to mental health programs

Nevada lawmakers say a program to transport mentally ill people from the streets to treatment centers could be a bus to nowhere if it comes along with cuts to the... Read more »

March 29, 2011


Nevada students protest proposed budget cuts

College and university students from around the state swarmed Nevada's capital city Monday, braving snow and freezing temperatures to demonstrate against deep cuts... Read more »

March 21, 2011


Lawmakers concerned about cuts to state workers

Democratic lawmakers challenged administration officials Wednesday over Gov. Brian Sandoval's proposed cuts to state worker pay and benefits and their assumption that... Read more »

March 9, 2011


Anti-tax pledge directs budget debates nationwide

The governor of Wisconsin has signed it. So have most of the Republicans in California's Legislature. Read more »

March 8, 2011

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