Reno Gazette Journal Q&A

On April 14th, I submitted answers to the Reno Gazette Journal’s candidate questionnaire. Please see their questions and my answers below. Taxes and Housing • Do you support property tax cap reforms that would reset depreciation upon transfer of the property? This is an important issue and one that I’m currently reviewing. I’m making a […] [...] Read more...

Nevada’s Next Chapter in Education

By Adam Laxalt Education is the civil rights issue of our time. There are many important challenges I will address if I have the honor of serving as Nevada’s next Governor, but my top priority will be ensuring that all of Nevada’s children have access to the quality education they need and deserve. For too […] [...] Read more...

Laxalt unveils Nevada education plan; promises to never drop funding

LAS VEGAS – One of the hot-button issues in Nevada’s 2018 governor’s race is education, so the candidates have been outlining their proposals to try to get Nevada’s school rankings out of the cellar. The four front-runners for governor have very different plans for funding and management of Nevada schools across the silver state. On […] [...] Read more...

Background check supporters should blame themselves

Backers of Question 1, which mandated background checks on private-party gun sales, have spent the past 15 months complaining that state officials have failed to implement the initiative. They’ve pointed fingers at everyone involved except the guilty party — themselves. A recent letter from Gov. Brian Sandoval’s office confirmed this yet again. Last week, Gov. […] [...] Read more...

Laxalt’s education plan: Appoint school boards, boost private schools and no commerce tax

Attorney General Adam Laxalt on Wednesday unveiled an education platform he says will build on Gov. Brian Sandoval’s accomplishments. The Republican governor candidate’s eight-point plan pledges to add to the outgoing governor’s sweeping, multimillion-dollar reforms in part by renewing stalled efforts to use public funds for private school tuition. The education blueprint (read the whole […] [...] Read more...

Governor candidate Laxalt unveils education plan for Nevada

Gubernatorial candidate Adam Laxalt unveiled his education plan Wednesday calling for extensive reforms in Nevada’s K-12 system that he says leaves too many students “stuck in schools that are failing them.” Laxalt’s plan, dubbed Nevada’s Next Chapter in Education Reform, would alter how the trustees of the school boards for Clark and Washoe counties are […] [...] Read more...

Revela Adam Laxalt, candidato a gobernador de Nevada, su plan de educación

Esta nota fue traducida al español y editada para mayor claridad a partir de una versión en inglés, que aparece en la página de The Nevada Independent. El candidato Republicano a la gubernatura de Nevada, Adam Laxalt, dio a conocer su plan de educación este miércoles y prometió no reducir los gastos para los grados […] [...] Read more...

Laxalt unveils his education blueprint, vows to support Sandoval reforms

Republican gubernatorial candidate Adam Laxalt released his education plan Wednesday and vowed to not reduce K-12 spending despite his hope to repeal the Commerce Tax, which is projected to bring in nearly $400 million in the next biennium. His eight-point platform builds on Gov. Brian Sandoval’s signature education reforms while also expanding school choice, rewarding […] [...] Read more...

AG office asks about Henderson constable spending exposed in RJ story

Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt sent a letter to county prosecutors asking if they plan to investigate Henderson Constable Earl Mitchell after a Las Vegas Review-Journal story showed questionable use of county funds by Mitchell. The letter, sent to the Clark County district attorney’s office on Thursday, is likely the first step in an attorney […] [...] Read more...

Adam Discusses California’s Dangerous Sanctuary State Policies

Trump administration says California is violating federal immigration policies. Shannon Bream, Harmeet Dhillon, Adam Laxalt. [...] Read more...