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Tag Archives: Nevada
Nevada Workers Priced Out of Affordable Housing
Teachers and minimum wage workers alike are currently struggling to afford housing costs in Nevada cities.
Where do Nevada Candidates Stand on Abortion Rights?
Now that the United States Supreme Court has ruled that abortion is no longer a federally protected right and is now dependent on individual states, more attention is on state elected officials and how they approach this divisive issue.
Congress Passes Bipartisan Bill to Lower the Cost of Food and Gasoline
The House of Representatives voted to pass the bipartisan Lower Food and Fuel Costs Act (LFFC) on June 16, sending the bill to the Senate for approval.
Four Companies Bringing Over 1000 jobs to Southern Nevada
Crocs, Bella + Canvas, Foam of Nevada and Novva Holdings are four companies bringing jobs to Southern Nevada.
Nevada Struggles With Low Student Population and Graduation Rates
Nevada is one of the 15 states with less than 50 colleges or universities, according to a study compiled with data from the Department of Education that measures SAT scores, tuition, and more within states for 2022.
Revisiting Homeownership Rates in Nevada From 2010 to 2021
Homeownership has been a valuable symbol of stability and wealth accumulation; especially among young and low income families in Nevada.
Nevada’s High Tax Revenue Surplus Aiding Its Economic Recovery
Nevada’s tax revenues that fund the state budget are significantly higher than predictions made from the state’s Economic Forum back in May 2021 by 25 percent or around $798.1 million ahead of projections.
Discovery of the First Dinosaur Unique to Nevada
While hunting for fossils with students from Montana State University, in the backwoods of Valley of Fire State Park, Joshua Bonde was surprised by a sudden appearance of bones during a hailstorm that had halted their exploration.
Governor Sisolak Secures Free Workforce Training For Graduating Students
In a press statement earlier this month, Governor Steve Sisolak announced a pilot program through his Community College Workforce Training and Programs Committee that would ensure more community college and workforce training programs were free for students.