Catherine Cortez-Masto

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July 11, 2019 - 5:54 am
A Nevada congressman called for U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s resignation Wednesday after the department acknowledged multiple shipments of low-level radioactive waste to a site north of Las Vegas may have been mislabeled and out of compliance with safety regulations for years.
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May 09, 2019 - 2:29 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Nevada's two U.S. Senators have signed onto a bill recently introduced in Congress that would guarantee full funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund, which supports parks and public lands across Nevada and the nation. Nevada Senators Jacky Rosen and Catherine...
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March 21, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto says Energy Secretary Rick Perry has committed to expediting the removal of weapons-grade plutonium it secretly shipped to a site in Nevada last year if she agrees to stop blocking appointments to vacant positions in his department.
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August 08, 2018 - 11:31 am
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - We've waited for a long time for this, and it's finally here. The grand opening of a new Interstate in Southern Nevada. A grand opening celebration for the first leg of Interstate 11 (I-11), a new interstate highway that will improve travel, safety and commerce between Nevada and...
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