Governor Steve Sisolak

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Nevada Newsroom
May 19, 2022
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed a proclamation formally ending the Declaration of Emergency related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The proclamation is effective as of 12:01 a.m. Friday, May 20. ...
May 19, 2022
Please see the following press release from DETR about Nevada's April 2022 economic report. ...
May 16, 2022
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak sent a letter to President Joe Biden and U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo with deep concern over the impact of the recent decision by the United States Department of Commerce to investigate imported solar products. ...
May 16, 2022
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak celebrated nine more schools designated as Governor’s STEM Schools at Walker Elementary. ...
May 16, 2022
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May 16, 2022
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak proclaimed May 16-20 “Infrastructure Week” in Nevada and announced the creation of a subcabinet dedicated to leveraging and investing infrastructure dollars coming into the Silver State as a result of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. ...
May 13, 2022
The U.S. Department of Interior released an initial investigative report on the Federal Indian Boarding School Initiative, a comprehensive effort to address the troubled legacy of federal Indian boarding school policies, on Wednesday. ...
May 13, 2022
Governor Steve Sisolak will join the Lieutenant Governor Lisa Cano Burkhead, the Office of Science, Innovation and Technology (OSIT), the STEM Advisory Council and staff at Walker Elementary School to present awards to nine schools designated as official Governor STEM Schools on Monday, May 16. ...
May 13, 2022
Governor Steve Sisolak will tour CSN’s Police Academy Monday, May 16 in the afternoon as part of National Police Week. Before the tour, the Governor will speak with recruits about their experience and training to become law enforcement officials. ...
May 12, 2022
Today, Governor Sisolak joined UNLV Alumni for the 2022 UNLV Rebel Advocates Spring Luncheon at Fleming’s in Las Vegas today. ...
May 12, 2022
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak ordered the flags of the United States and the State of Nevada to be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and State public buildings and grounds, starting today until sunset on May 16, 2022, to honor the more than 1,000,000 Americans and more than 10,000 Nevadans who have died from COVID-19. ...
May 12, 2022
Pre-applications are now being accepted from Nevada’s licensed child care providers looking to expand or construct new child care facilities in the state. ...
May 11, 2022
Today, Governor Sisolak held a roundtable discussion with incoming and outgoing student body presidents from high schools across the Las Vegas Valley to hear about their plans for the upcoming school year, what the pandemic has been like for students and the status of mental health. ...
May 11, 2022
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak helped kick off the Western Conference of Operating Engineers at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. Labor leaders from 13 states across the western region are coming together for the two-day conference. ...
May 10, 2022
Nevada’s Board of Examiners on Tuesday approved the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development’s (GOED) contract with Access Community Capital in Southern Nevada to administer a minority-focused direct loan program, ...
May 9, 2022
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak joined the IFL Commissioner Todd Tryon, Dollar Loan Center Founder & CEO Chuck Brennan, City of Henderson Councilman Dan Stewart and the announcer for the Vegas Golden Knights, Daren Millard to announce the Indoor Football League National Championship Games will be held at the Dollar Loan Center for the next three years. ...
May 9, 2022
Today, the White House announced a commitment from 20 internet providers across the country – including those that serve Nevada households – to help reduce costs for consumers while increasing internet speeds. ...
May 9, 2022
Today, the Nevada Transportation Board of Director met. Please see the following for a recap of that meeting. A projected 635 jobs will be supported for one year by the highway contracts and agreements reviewed as a result of the meeting. ...
May 6, 2022
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced his intention to end the State of Emergency related to the COVID-19 pandemic on May 20, 2022. ...
May 6, 2022
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced 64 appointments made to the State of Nevada boards, commissions, and agencies during the month of April. ...
May 5, 2022
Today, Governor Sisolak joined the law enforcement community as they honored fallen peace officers at the 35th Annual Peace Officer Memorial Ceremony at Idlewild Park in Reno. ...
May 5, 2022
Today, Governor Sisolak joined law enforcement from across the State and others from the community to pay tribute to fallen officers at the Nevada Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Ceremony on Capitol Grounds in Carson City. ...
May 5, 2022
Today, the Interim Finance Committee approved a number of work programs and projects put forward by Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and executive branch agencies aimed at helping Nevadans continue to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, including a $30 million grant program for child care providers for projects that will immediately expand the provider’s ability to serve more Nevada families. ...
May 5, 2022
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak convened Nevada’s annual Wildland Fire Briefing, which brought together dozens of local, state, and federal wildfire response and natural resource officials from around Nevada to discuss the outlook for the upcoming fire season, partnership efforts focused on creating fire-resilient landscapes and fire-adapted communities, and opportunities to further reduce wildfire risk statewide. ...
May 5, 2022
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced his plan to include a line-item in his proposed 2023-25 State budget to restore furloughs for State employees. These furloughs were announced in 2020 and implemented in the first half of 2021, as part of a cost-cutting measure to balance the State budget. ...
May 4, 2022
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak ordered the flags of the United States and the State of Nevada to be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and State public buildings and grounds from sunrise until sunset tomorrow, ...
May 4, 2022
Today, Governor Sisolak joined small business owners and stakeholders in the community for the Nevada Small Business Resource Fair at the West Sahara Library. ...
May 4, 2022
Governor Steve Sisolak will join the Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Tahoe Douglas Visitors Authority and South Tahoe Alliance of Resorts to tour the Tahoe South Events Center on Thursday, May 5. ...
May 4, 2022
Ahead of fire season, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will convene Nevada’s annual Wildland Fire Briefing alongside dozens of local, state, and federal wildfire response and natural resource officials this Thursday in Carson City to discuss: ...
May 3, 2022
Las Vegas Teacher Ali Jun Receives Nevada’s Milken Educator Award and $25,000 Cash Prize. Nevada Superintendent of Public Instruction Jhone Ebert was joined by Governor Steve Sisolak and Lowell Milken to surprise the music specialist at Dr. Beverly S. Mathis Elementary School. ...
May 3, 2022
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced the creation of the Workforce Development subcabinet, and the appointment of all six members. ...
May 3, 2022
Wanted to pass along a reminder about tomorrow's Small Business Resource Fair. The Governor will be speaking at the event at 10:30 a.m. ...
April 29, 2022
Governor Steve Sisolak named Fred Wagar to serve as the next Director for the Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS). ...
April 29, 2022
In April, Governor Steve Sisolak visited with five non-profits that were awarded the Community Recovery Grants. These grants support organizations that provide direct and immediate community services to Nevadans. ...
April 27, 2022
Today, Nevada State Treasurer Zach Conine announced the State of Nevada has maintained its highest credit ratings in history from Fitch Ratings, Moody’s Investor Services. ...
April 26, 2022
Governor Steve Sisolak is encouraging all Nevadans to wear denim this Wednesday, April 27, 2022, in support of Denim Day. ...
April 22, 2022
Today, Governor Sisolak and Assemblywoman Nguyen joined the Nevada Conservation League, outdoor recreation leaders, artists, and youth activists to urge federal leaders to pass transformative climate legislation that invests in the health of our planet and develops a 21st-century, clean energy economy. ...
April 22, 2022
In case you missed it, yesterday, President Joe Biden and the U.S. Department of Transportation announced $6.4 billion to help states reduce carbon emissions under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. ...
April 21, 2022
This Earth Day, Friday, April 22, Governor Sisolak will join the Nevada Conservation League, elected officials, outdoor recreation leaders, artists, and youth activists in front of a new climate mural in Downtown Las Vegas ...
April 21, 2022
This week, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak joined governors from across the country in a letter to President Biden to signal broad state support for congressional action on a clean energy tax package ...
April 20, 2022
Today, in a letter to President Joe Biden, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak asked the administration to reconsider its plan to rollback Title 42 ...
April 20, 2022
Governor Steve Sisolak will join volunteers at Helping Hands of Vegas Valley on Thursday to pack meals for the week and discuss funds the non-profit received from the Community Recovery Grant. ...
April 19, 2022
Today, more than 700 people came together at the Las Vegas Convention Center to participate in Governor Sisolak’s Healthcare Provider Summit. ...
April 19, 2022
-Governor Steve Sisolak will join a roundtable at Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada to discuss the $2.6 million in relief funding the organization recently received from the State. ...
April 18, 2022
-Governor Steve Sisolak will be joined by United States Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra, who will provide the keynote address at the Governor’s Healthcare Provider Summit, tomorrow at the Las Vegas Convention Center. ...