Category: 2015 Legislature

Governor Sandoval introduces bill that would increase business license fees

Source By Ryan Smith, @rsmithRSJ This story first appeared on NextReno. Republished with permission from the author. CARSON CITY, Nev. – Calling it one of the proudest moments of his life, Gov. Brian Sandoval introduced a business license fee bill today with the goal of creating much needed revenue for Nevada schools. Sitting in

Student Leaders at UNR pass resolutions against the campus carry bill

By Walanya Vongsvirates, @walanyav University of Nevada, Reno students packed into the Assembly Judiciary hearing this morning to be a part of the discussion on AB148, a bill that revises provisions governing concealed firearms, also known as “Campus Carry” on the UNR campus. UNR students are concerned with two assembly bills

Why 20-Somethings Should Care about the 78th Session of the Nevada Legislature

Many of us 20-somethings prefer to turn a blind eye when it comes local government.

“Nothing gets done in these sessions.”

“It doesn’t matter.”

Well let me tell you right now, it does and with the 78th session of the Nevada Legislature underway, there could be some huge changes involving the rights of all Nevadans.