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Metro Chamber Cheers Approval of Raiders Relocating to Las Vegas

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LVChamber

Las Vegas – Today, Kristin McMillan, president and CEO of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber, issued the foll

Nevada Legislature formalizes opposition to revive Yucca Mountain

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Sean Whaley

CARSON CITY — A resolution restating the Legislature’s opposition to any effort to license Yucca Mountain as a high-level nuclear waste dump was endorsed Monday by Gov. Brian Sandoval and Attorney General Adam Laxalt.

Metro Chamber Announces Endorsements in Municipal Elections

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LVChamber

Las Vegas – Today, the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce released its endorsements in the upcoming municipal races.  The Primary Election is slated for Tuesday, April 4, and the General Election (if necessary) is Tuesday, June 13. 

The Metro Chamber’s endorsements are

City of Las Vegas

Ward 2 -  Bob Beers

Ward 4 – Stavros Anthony

 

City of North Las Vegas

Mayor – John Lee

Ward 1 – Isaac Barron

 

City of Henderson

Mayor – Debra March

 

Business Voice March 2017

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This issue delves into the minimum wage increase legislation from Carson City, and how it would impact Southern Nevada businesses professionals, their industries, and clients. Also in this issue: how to testify on legislation, using March Madness for a marketing campaign, and avoiding IRS audits.

Why Business Matters: The Metro Chamber's 2017 Legislative Agenda

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LVChamber

As the Nevada Legislative Session convenes on February 6, the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce will be there from Day One as the voice of business to stand up for pro-business and job-promoting legislation, and to stand up against legislative bills that will increase the cost of doing business and hinder economic prosperity for Nevada’s employers and their employees. This is what the Metro Chamber stands for every day as our number one priority.

Why Business Matters: A Message from Kristin McMillan

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Kristin McMillan

The Legislative Session is now upon us. While our government affairs team stakes its presence in our state’s capital and our team at Fennemore Craig begins its work alongside them to ensure the voice of business is heard throughout the halls of the Legislature, the Metro Chamber will be there, in Carson City, in the halls of our capitol, keeping you up-to-date every step of the way.

Business Voice February 2017

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Read about the Metro Chamber's legislative agenda for 2017, and how it stands up for you every day on the local, state, and federal levels. Find out how to amplify the voice of business in Carson City during the 2017 Legislature, and where the Metro Chamber's priorities are. 

The Indy Explains: Southern Nevada Education Groups

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Jackie Valley

Call it the education ecosystem.

In the past few years, a number of education-related organizations have sprouted to address varying concerns in Southern Nevada. Some are parent-led. Others boast heavy representation from the business community. Many advocate for similar policy reforms.

Business Voice January 2017

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Preview Las Vegas is January 24! Inside, you'll find how to make the most of your Preview Las Vegas: taking in the information and insights to power your success, connecting with other business leaders, and creating new opportunities for 2017. 

2017 State of the Chamber & Installation Luncheon speech by Chairman-Elect Bill Noonan

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LVChamber

Thank you, Kristin.  And thank you, Lt. Governor Hutchison for the honor of swearing me into this office. We truly appreciate your engagement with the Las Vegas Metro Chamber.