Governor Steve Sisolak

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December 6, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced 85 appointments made to the State of Nevada boards, commissions, and agencies during the month of November. ...
December 5, 2021
With Interstate 15 at their backs, California Governor Gavin Newsom and Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak today announced the temporary expansion of the highway in a five-mile stretch between the stateline and Barstow to ease traffic congestion during peak hours....
December 3, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak recently wrapped “Healthcare Week” in the Silver State, where he visited with frontline workers and toured businesses and organizations to talk about healthcare jobs and the economy, how the State is working to increase access for vulnerable populations and now the State is working to expand mental health supports over the course of three days ...
December 3, 2021
The Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) Board - chaired by Governor Steve Sisolak - approved nine companies that will receive $12 million in tax abatements. In return these companies are required to create 469 jobs in the next two years at an average weighted hourly wage of $25.22. That figure is expected to grow to 735 in five years. Additionally, these companies will make a capital investment of $145 million in the first two years of operation and generate $59 million in net new tax revenues over the next 10 years. ...
December 3, 2021
Please see the exciting news below from Nevada Health Link regarding the enrollment numbers for the first month of the Open Enrollment Period. ...
December 2, 2021
This Friday, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will meet with Nevada tribal leaders and elders at Stewart Indian School in Carson City to discuss the Federal Boarding School Initiative launched by the U.S. Department of the Interior earlier this year. ...
December 2, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced the appointment of 19 members to the Regional Transmission Coordination Task Force. The task force was formed through the signing of Senate Bill 448 during the 81st Nevada Legislative session. ...
December 1, 2021
Tonight, Governor Sisolak hosted “Light the Menorah” event at the Governor’s Mansion where he was joined by members of Nevada’s Jewish community to come together and light the Menorah in observance of Hanukkah. ...
November 30, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced the appointment of 9 members to the Community College Workforce Training and Programs Committee. The committee was formed through the signing of Assembly Bill 450. ...
November 30, 2021
Governor Sisolak will be joined by Elisa Cafferata, Director of Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation for what is believed to be Southern Nevada’s largest job fair on Tuesday, December 7. ...
November 29, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak celebrated the two-year anniversary of Nevada’s Shared Stewardship Agreement, a multi-agency strategy focused on reducing the risk and impacts of catastrophic wildfire to help protect Nevada families, communities, and the natural environment. Signed by Governor Sisolak in November 2019, the Shared Stewardship Agreement establishes a framework for State and Federal public land and natural resource agencies to work collaboratively to create healthy forests and rangelands that are more resistant and resilient to wildfire, drought, invasive species, and other ecological impacts exacerbated by climate change. ...
November 29, 2021
This week, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will highlight work the State has done – and continues to do – as it related to health care. During “Healthcare Week,” Governor Sisolak will visit various businesses and organizations across the State to talk about healthcare jobs and the economy, how the State is working to increase access for vulnerable populations and now the State is working to expand mental health supports. ...
November 22, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and Nevada Department of Education Deputy Superintendent Jessica Todtman visited C C Ronnow Elementary School for activities focused on the theme of gratitude. ...
November 18, 2021
Please see the following report from the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation and a quote from Governor Sisolak: ...
November 16, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak signed Senate Bill 1 and Assembly Bill 1, fulfilling the constitutional obligation to ensure representation is reflective of the State’s population, according to the latest Census figures. ...
November 15, 2021
Today, Governor Sisolak issued the following statement after President Biden’s signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act: ...
November 11, 2021
Today, Nevada Governor announced that he is planning to call a special session to address redistricting on Friday, Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. The planned date of the session was determined after coordinating with legislative leadership. ...
November 10, 2021
Businesses will not face an unemployment insurance (UI) tax rate hike in 2022, Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak announced today. ...
November 9, 2021
Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will kick off Apprenticeship Week on Wednesday at 2 p.m. with a tour of the Heat and Frost Insulators Training Center in Las Vegas. ...
November 9, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced Dr. Kristen Averyt will be joining his administration as the State’s first Senior Climate Advisor. ...
November 8, 2021
To further the ongoing pandemic recovery effort across the Silver State, Governor Sisolak is joining with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) to host a Las Vegas “JobFest” packed with resources and support services from skills training to childcare. ...
November 8, 2021
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced the resignation of Heather Korbulic, the Executive Director of the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange (Exchange). ...