Representative Dean Heller Newswire

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  1. Beware of following the lead of playground bulliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Las Vegas Sun

    It might be tempting to explain away the recent ambush killings of eight police officers, and the wounding of 10 others, as horrific aberrations of an otherwise mostly law-abiding society. Two deranged shooters, one in Dallas and one in Baton Rouge, La., apparently thought they were settling a score.

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  2. Member Of The Federal Reserve's Board Of Governors Notes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | JD Supra

    On June 24, 2016, in a response letter to Senator Dean Heller , Daniel Tarullo, a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, highlighted the benefits of consistent cybersecurity supervisory examination approaches. Mr. Tarullo noted that "[i]t is clear that the interests of the financial services sector are best served by appropriate regulatory and supervisory coordination," and that the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council has endeavored to "align risk-based approaches to assess cybersecurity and resilience in regulated firms."

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  3. Tarkanian breaks from campaign trail to attend GOP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Las Vegas Sun

    While other Republican congressional candidates chose to stay in Nevada and campaign this week, Danny Tarkanian brought his campaign today to the Republican National Convention. Tarkanian, who is running for Nevada's 3rd Congressional District, made a last-minute decision Tuesday to attend the convention.

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  4. Legislation Introduced To Create Tax Credit For Energy StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    U.S. Senators have introduced the Energy Storage Tax Incentive and Deployment Act, bipartisan legislation that would establish investment tax credits for business and home use of energy storage. The proposed tax incentives are modeled on the current ITCs for solar energy and would apply to either large, grid-connected energy storage systems or to smaller battery systems for residential power.

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  5. Metsger to Heller: Budget briefings best directed by NCUARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | NAFCU

    NCUA Board Chairman Rick Metsger reiterated his view to Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., who has proposed a bill mandating NCUA budget hearings, that "pursuing budget hearings through agency action and outside a statutory mandate" will allow the agency more flexibility regarding future briefings. Metsger added that keeping budget briefings within NCUA's purview will also allow stakeholder concerns about the budget to be better addressed as they arise.

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  6. Nevada delegation to GOP convention suggests party divide on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A supporter holds a flag with the image of Donald Trump as he waits for the Republican presidential candidate at the Treasure Island in Las Vegas Saturday, June 18, 2016. Several dozen Nevadans are en route to or have arrived in Cleveland for the Republican Party's national convention this week, where the party will officially nominate Donald Trump as its presidential nominee.

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  7. Nevada delegation to Republican National Convention suggests party divide on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A supporter holds a flag with the image of Donald Trump as he waits for the Republican presidential candidate at the Treasure Island in Las Vegas Saturday, June 18, 2016. Several dozen Nevadans are en route to or have arrived in Cleveland for the Republican Party's national convention this week, where the party will officially nominate Donald Trump as its presidential nominee.

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  8. Can Trump unite GOP at convention?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    William Miranda positions balloons in preparation for the Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena, Friday, July 15, 2016, in Cleveland, Ohio.

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  9. The Republicans Missing the GOP Convention in ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | ABC News

    As Republicans flock to Cleveland to formally nominate Donald Trump as their presidential nominee, some lawmakers in the party are opting instead to mow their lawn, go on a road trip and irrigate the family farm, among other things. While a majority of GOP lawmakers plan to attend -- with some planning to speak -- many members of Congress are skipping the convention.

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  10. Some of Nevada's top Republicans skipping GOP conventionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Gazette

    Some of Nevada's top Republicans say they will sit out the GOP national convention as the party nominates a presidential candidate. Those excusing themselves from the event that begins Monday in Cleveland include the governor, lieutenant governor and all four Republicans in Nevada's congressional delegation.

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  11. Some of Nevada's top Republicans skipping RNC conventionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | KTVN Reno

    Gov. Brian Sandoval is not attending but is set to leave for a trade mission to Australia on July 20. Sen. Dean Heller hasn't attended a convention since he's been in Congress, and staff said this time won't be any different. Lt. Gov. Hutchison says he'll be escorting his son to a Utah training center where he's preparing for a two-year church mission.

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  12. Sandoval, Other NV Gop Leaders Skipping RNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Gov. Brian Sandoval is not attending but is set to leave for a trade mission to Australia on July 20. Sen. Dean Heller hasn't attended a convention since he's been in Congress, and staff said this time won't be any different. Lt. Gov. Hutchison says he'll be escorting his son to a Utah training center where he's preparing for a two-year church mission.

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  13. Some of Nevada's top Republicans skipping party conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Gov. Brian Sandoval speaks during a homecoming ceremony for the Nevada Army National Guard's 72nd Military Police Company in North Las Vegas.

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  14. Senate Unanimously Approves Hirono Bill To Award Filipino World War...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Philipine Reporter

    The U.S. Senate today passed a bill authored by Senator Mazie K. Hirono to award Filipino World War II veterans who fought for the United States the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest civilian award that Congress can bestow. A broad, bipartisan coalition of 71 Senators co-sponsored the legislation, which recognizes Filipino soldiers who fought alongside Americans during World War II.

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  15. FAA bill extends Nevada drone testing, addresses human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Las Vegas Sun

    From left, Joe Cummings, Mike Lukens and Mike Toland of National Security Technologies, a contractor for the National Nuclear Security Administration, work on a drone May 19, 2016, at the Remote Sensing Laboratory in Las Vegas. Officials from the Nevada National Security Site announced the purchase of two unmanned aerial vehicles as part of a test program to provide arial radiological monitoring in the event of an emergency.

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  16. MGM stalled in effort to block new Indian casino in CTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Day

    Washington – MGM Resorts International's efforts to block the establishment of a third casino run by Connecticut's gaming tribes has stalled on Capitol Hill, leaving the future of the effort in doubt. Rep. Dean Heller, R-Nev., tried to amend the Senate National Defense Authorization Act by including a provision that would bar Indian gaming off tribal lands.

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  17. Energy Storage Would Get U.S. Tax Credits in Bipartisan BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Bloomberg

    Energy storage would gain access to the same tax incentives that helped make renewable energy the biggest new source of electricity in the U.S. last year under a bill introduced in the Senate. Batteries like the lithium-ion ones in phones and electric vehicles would be eligible for the tax incentives when connected to the utility grid at homes and businesses under a bill introduced Tuesday by Democratic Senator Martin Heinrich from New Mexico. 3 comments

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    Wednesday Jul 13 | KTVN Reno

    A state board has approved $2.5 million more to fight efforts to develop the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump in Nevada. The Nevada Board of Examiners that includes Gov. Brian Sandoval authorized the spending on Tuesday.

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  19. State Approves $2.5M to Keep Fighting Yucca Mountain DumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | CBS Local

    A sign warns away trespassers near the shuttered Zion Nuclear Power Station along the shore of Lake Michigan March 11, 2009 in Zion, Illinois. About 1,000 tons of highly radioactive spent fuel is reportedly stored in a containment pool on the property due in part to a lack of permanent storage.

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  20. VA watch: A bipartisan move to monitor bonus paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Post-gazette.com

    Pennsylvania's Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey Jr. and a Republican counterpart, Dean Heller of Nevada, have introduced legislation that would promote scrutiny of bonuses paid to leading officials of the scandal-plagued federal Department of Veterans Affairs. This legislation, a refreshing demonstration of bipartisan concern for a health care provider that is not highly regarded even in the absence of scandal, is overdue.

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