You know the saying...it ain't over till it's over. And that's as true in the Nevada Legislature as anywhere else. We must continue to speak up on these important bills to make sure they get through the legislative process and on to the books.
The bill passed the U.S. Senate Monday by an overwhelming 69-27 margin and would allow states to require out-of-state retailers to collect the state sales tax due on Internet sales or merchandise sold through catalogs or other means.
This is one of those bills that has bi-partisan support and is favored by business groups like the Retail Association of Nevada.
Secretary Miller promoted two bills to expand access to the electoral process in Nevada in testimony before a Senate committee this morning. There are no Washoe County members on the committee, but it's not too early to let your Senators know you expect them to support the bills on the floor of the Senate.
You will not want to miss this great event...help us celebrate the end of the 2013 legislative session and welcome summer with wine!
You can be the first in line for tickets for our fabulously fun and speech-free wine tasting event Friday, June 14. Just click here!
Tickets are only $45 each and admit you to the beautiful park-like garden at the home of Naomi and Herb Duerr, near Plumas & Moana in Reno (you'll get the address when you buy your ticket). There, you'll be treated to a tasting of wine and food from around the world.
To all the volunteers who helped out at Cinco de Mayo...Bob, Thelma, Trudy, Joe, Antonio, Susan, Kris, Betty, Tahis, Tim, Jim, Patricia, Rosalinda, Rich, Janice, Miller, Marco, Anita, Doug, Alice, Wendy, Janet, and Jan...you're the best!
The Truckee Meadows Democratic Alliance will meet Wednesday, May 22, at 6 PM at Party Headquarters to elect new board officers.
Candidates so far are: Chair: Robert McGowan Vice Chair: Chip Latham Secretary: Thelma Matlin Treasurer: Lew Carnahan Member at Large: Dennis Colling Communications: Mark Tadder Nominations from the floor will be accepted.