by NATASHA VITALE Nevada Senate members became emotional Monday evening as they honored those who would not return for another session. Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki, who serves as Senate president, faces a term limit that does not allow him to serve again in the Senate. That makes the last day
by NATASHA VITALE As the last day of the 77th session of the Nevada Legislature was coming to an end Monday and the clock ticked closer to deadline, legislators were becoming more and more burned out, as well as the technology they rely on. The Assembly floor session became a
by NATASHA VITALE Many state lawmakers made their mark during this session and will be remembered for the meaningful bills they pushed for in the Nevada Legislature. Sen. Aaron Ford, D-Las Vegas, along with the legislation he created and supported, also made his mark with his fashion choices throughout the
by NATASHA VITALE UPDATE: Controversial gun bill Senate Bill 221 passed 23-19 in the Assembly on Monday, with four Democrats voting against the measure. However, the bill is expected to be vetoed by Gov. Brian Sandoval some time in the next 10 days. The bill requires background checks on the private
by ALEX POMPLIANO The Assembly passed a bill Monday that would allow medical marijuana dispensaries in Nevada. SB374 initially appeared to fail the required two-thirds majority vote on the final day of the legislative session to the extent that Democratic lawmakers cast no votes so the measure would be reconsidered
by JERI CHADWELL UPDATE: A bill that would give Washoe County Commissioners a one-time opportunity to raise sales and property taxes to fund capital improvements at many of the district’s aging public schools passed out of the Senate on Monday in a vote of 16-4. AB46 will now head to Gov.