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WHEREAS, Senator Moises (“Mo”) Denis has served Nevadans in the State Legislature with honor and dignity since 2004; and

WHEREAS, Senator Denis was first elected to the State Assembly in 2004, and served three terms there before being elected to the State Senate in 2010; and

WHEREAS, in the State Senate, Senator Denis served as Majority Leader in 2013 and as President Pro Tempore since 2016; and

WHEREAS, Senator Denis was the first Latino to serve as both State Senate Majority Leader and President Pro Tempore; and

WHEREAS, he is a graduate of Brigham Young University and has worked as a computer technician both in and out of government, including for the Nevada Public Utilities Commission; and

WHEREAS, Senator Denis is the recipient of numerous awards, including being named Hispanic of the Year by the Latin Chamber of Commerce; and

WHEREAS, Senator Denis is a longtime Nevadan whose parents immigrated from Cuba and a graduate of Rancho High School; and

WHEREAS, he is married to Susan Cook, and they are the proud parents of five wonderful children; and

WHEREAS, Senator Denis also dedicates significant time and effort to and in his faith community; and

WHEREAS, 2022 will be his last year in the Nevada Legislature, completing 18 years of amazing service; and

WHEREAS, on behalf of the residents of the State of Nevada, I thank and commend Senator Mo Denis for his many years of devoted and honorable service to our Silver State and wish him continued success in all of his future endeavors;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim October 20, 2022, as a day in honor of


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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 19th day of October, 2022

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