All posts tagged "Nevada budget"

  • Government
    Sandoval Still Working On 2013-2015 Budget

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – Gov. Brian Sandoval said today that there are a large number of variables in play as he prepares his 2013-15 budget, including who wins the presidential election on Nov. 6. Sandoval said a decision on whether to expand Nevada’s Medicaid program to cover newly eligible residents under...

  • Government
    Nevada Saves $6.3 Million In Successful Bond Sale, Keeps AA Credit Rating

    (Nevada News Bureau) – Nevada Treasurer Kate Marshallannounced today that her office has completed a series of bond sales that will net the state a total face value of $149.4 million, with $32 million going for capital improvement projects and the remaining $117 million to be used for the refunding of existing...

  • Government
    When Looking At Budget Facts, Look At All The Facts

    (Chuck Muth) – In a column critical of NPRI’s 2011 ratings of Nevada legislators today, Las Vegas Sun columnist Jon Ralston wrote about the conservative think tank’s “disgust” with the budget deal, “as if there were some massive expansion of government that occurred.” “I repeat the facts,” Jon writes.  “In 2009, lawmakers...

  • Opinion
    Correcting the Tax-and-Spend Crowd’s State Budget Myths

    (Ron Knecht) – Ronald Reagan said that liberals’ problem is not what they don’t know, but what...