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Nevada job growth this year projected at 2%

Job growth in Nevada is expected to reach 2 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 3 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.

Nevada has adequate funds to weather moderate recession

Nevada would have adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.

Nevada ranks seventh in annual tax climate ranking

Nevada finished seventh in a new study by the Tax Foundation showing which states are best at structuring their tax systems

Funding for arts agencies in Nevada to reach $1.3 million in FY2020

Legislative appropriations for Nevada arts agencies are projected to reach $1.3 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to 44 cents per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).

Nevada levies a total tax on lodging of 0%

Hotel room bills in Nevada tack on a total state lodging tax of 0 percent, the lowest lodging tax rate in the nation, according to a study by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).

10 counties in Nevada are now 2nd Amendment sanctuaries

Ten counties in the state are now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.

3,634 borrowers in Nevada filed for student loan forgiveness in 2nd quarter

Borrowers in Nevada who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 3,634, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.

$197.8 million in federal research dollars flowed to Nevada in FY 2018

Federal agency research dollars going to Nevada totaled $197.8 million in fiscal year 2018, according to a new analysis by the Research!America alliance.

TRUCKEE MEADOWS WATER AUTHORITY: The holidays are almost here!

Remember, to prevent frozen pipes while you’re away, keep your thermostat.

Nevada received $3.4 million in public broadcasting funds last year

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $3,405,816 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Nevada, the 31st highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.

Lee won't define position on upcoming impeachment vote

Rep. Susie Lee (D-Nevada) did not respond to requests for comment from the Nevada Business Daily regarding the upcoming vote by the U.S. House of Representatives on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Nevada 2-year college students pay $3,400 in tuition and fees

Nevada two-year colleges charged students $3,400 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the 11th lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.

4 U.S. House members from Nevada make $174,000 annually

Each of the four U.S. House of Representatives members representing Nevada draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.

Nevada 4-year university tuitions jumped 104.3% over 15 years

Nevada four-year public university tuition and fees went from $3,893 in 2004-05 to $7,953 in 2019-20, the fifth largest increase among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.

Nevada legislators make base salary of about $150 per day

State lawmakers in Nevada now draw a base salary of about $150 per day, in addition to varying travel outlays, according to a recent study by the National Conference of State Legislatures.

Nevada community college tuitions jumped 64.5% over 15 years

Nevada two-year college tuition and fees at public institutions went from $2,154 in 2004-05 to $3,543 in 2019-20, the seventh largest increase among 49 states studied, the College Board said in a new report.

Nevada governor makes annual salary of $163,474

The governor of Nevada now draws a yearly salary of $163,474, the 14th highest salary among the governors of the 50 states, according to recently reported financial data and media reports.

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