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North Las Vegas lawmakers butt heads over charter committee bill

Discussions became heated between Sen. Dina Neal and Assemblywoman Clara Thomas during a Friday morning hearing in the Assembly Government Affairs Committee over certain sections of a bill affecting the city they both represent.


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North Las Vegas mayor, city leaders push back on bill to expand city council

SB184 would seek an annual diversity audit of managerial positions, and would also expand the North Las Vegas City Council from four council members to six, shrinking each ward. North Las Vegas Mayor Pamela Goynes-Brown testified in opposition to the measure on Monday, three days after delivering a State of the City address that celebrated the city’s multicultural tenor and diversity among residents and leadership.

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