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WHEREAS, small businesses are important contributors to the U.S. economy, employing an estimated half of the private sector workforce, filling niche markets, generating innovations, increasing competition, and providing individuals in all of life's circumstances the opportunity to succeed; and

WHEREAS, Made in Nevada promotes entrepreneurial enterprise and innovation, with more than half of the nation's technological inventions originating from small business which creates stronger ties to our communities by providing jobs, tax revenue and economic stability; and

WHEREAS, Made in Nevada is strengthening the backbone of the Silver State’s economy by striving to foster the continued success of Nevada's small manufacturers, producers, and artisans in the marketplace; and

WHEREAS, Made in Nevada is synonymous with the State's commitment to encourage progress, create opportunity, and expand economic and community development; and

WHEREAS, Made in Nevada serves as an objective source of product information, thereby helping consumers proudly purchase goods from Nevada's high quality and home grown manufacturers, producers, and artisans; and

WHEREAS, Nevada's small businesses have joined together with Made in Nevada to celebrate Nevada-made products and to demonstrate pride in our state during Made in Nevada Day;  

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim May 23, 2019, as

MADE IN NEVADA DAY

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 22nd day of May, 2019

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