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Nevada has borders with Oregon and Idaho to the north, California to the west, Arizona to the southeast and Utah to the east.
Nevada is a land of rugged, snow-capped mountains, grassy valleys and sandy deserts.
As of the 2000 census, the population of Nevada is 1,711,263.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ne/Nevada.html   (368 words)

 NSLA - Archives & Records - Nevada Governors' Biographical Information
Charles Russell was the sixth native born Nevada governor, born in Lovelock on December 27, 1903.
He returned to Nevada at the turn of the century and prior to his term as governor, Kirman was an assemblyman from Ormsby County in 1899, regent of the university, 1902-1904, and mayor of Reno, 1907-1909.
Nevada's seventh governor was born in Seaport, Waldo County, Maine, on April 25, 1839 where he was apprenticed to a ship-builder and became a carpenter.
dmla.clan.lib.nv.us /docs/nsla/archives/gov/govbib.htm   (2142 words)

 ipedia.com: Nevada Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
There is an enduring myth in the state that it was founded in the midst of the American Civil War so that the Union could gain better access to the wealth of its mines.
This has fostered resentment on both sides as the north sees the south as a potential bully of majority rule and the south sees the north as the "old guard" trying to rule as an oligarchy.
Nevada is the only state of the US with legal prostitution: brothel prostitution is legal in most counties of Nevada, see prostitution in Nevada.
www.ipedia.com /nevada.html   (781 words)

 Wikinfo | Governor
A governor was originally an official appointed by the English monarch to oversee one of his colonies.
In theory state Governors are appointed by the Queen and act as her representative.
In the United Kingdom's remaining overseas territories the governor is normally a direct appointee of the British Government and plays an active role in governing and lawmaking (though usually with the advice of elected local representatives).
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=Governor   (442 words)

 Nevada - Gurupedia
Carson City and its governor is Kenny Guinn (Republican).
Nevada has borders with Oregon and Idaho to the north, California to the west,
Nevada is the only state of the US with legal prostitution: brothel prostitution is legal in most counties of Nevada, see
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 List of Governors of Nevada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of Governors of Nevada.
The only governor of Nevada Territory was James W. Nye, a Republican who served from 1861 until statehood in 1864.
Lists of territorial executives:  American Samoa • District of Columbia • Guam • Northern Mariana Islands • Puerto Rico  • Virgin Islands
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Nevada_Governors   (153 words)

 The Fix Archive by Category
Ben Chandler's (D) decision not to run for governor in Kentucky next year throws open the field in what should be a prime pick-up opportunity for his party.
Oklahoma voters went to the polls yesterday to select nominees for governor and for the open 5th district congressional race, along with as a variety of downballot offices.
While The Fix has long been on record as leery of automated dialing polls, we admit to being intrigued by a project undertaken by Survey USA to test job-approval ratings on a monthly basis for every senator and governor in...
blog.washingtonpost.com /thefix/governors   (3100 words)

 Nevada Information
The word “Nevada” must also be inscribed below the star and above the sprays, in a semicircular pattern with the letters spaced apart in equal increments, in the same style of letters as the words “Battle Born".
Long popular as jewelry among Native Americans, turquoise is also a state symbol of Arizona and New Mexico.
The 16 solid silver intersections and the solid white intersection in the center of the tartan represent the 16 counties and the one consolidated city-county government of Nevada.
www.nv.gov /new_KidsHomework.htm   (2056 words)

 Nevada Commission on economic Development
The next regular meeting of the Nevada Commission on Economic Development is slated for Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 1:00PM.
Commissioners are appointed by the governor and agree to serve three-year terms.
The Nevada Legislative Commission's Sept. 18th approval of regulations relating to AB 3 passed by the Nevada Legislature in 2005 effectively adopts the United States Green Building Council's "Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design" certification system, which can lead to tax savings for Nevada businesses.
www.expand2nevada.com   (544 words)

 Governor's Mansion--Three Historic Nevada Cities: Carson City, Reno and Virginia City--A National Register of Historic ...
Nevada was proclaimed a territory in 1861, and a state in 1864, but the Governor's Mansion was not built until more than 40 years later between 1908 and 1909.
The governor's daughter, June Dickerson, was born in the mansion in September 1909, and was the only child ever born in the home.
The mansion was structurally rehabilitated and redecorated from 1967 to 1968.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/nevada/gov.htm   (345 words)

 Electric Nevada
Electric Nevada procured a copy of the letter this week, and discovered it was dated May 4, 1992 -- only four days before the commission's very first draft work plan was scheduled to be considered.
Also signing the letter to Arizona Governor Symington were Senators Richard Bryan of Nevada, Malcolm Wallop and Alan Simpson of Wyoming, Pete Deomenici of New Mexico, Dennis De Concini of Arizona, and Orrin Hatch and Jake Garn of Utah.
Electric Nevada's source in the state environmental division says that the Federal appointees to the commission's public advisory committee have formed a "rump group" and have begun campaigning against the consensus air visibility and pollution standards largely settled upon by the committee majority.
www.electricnevada.com /pages96/reid.htm   (1011 words)

 Directory of US State Governors and economic development links
The directory below of US governors and state government websites has been provided for convenient reference by executives and advisors who are planning business expansion projects, relocation, or new facilities such as factories, warehouses, distribution centers and offices or RandD operations anywhere in the United States.
Governors and other state or local officials therefore often play an active role in competitive business recruitment efforts for major investment projects.
The election campaign websites of governors and opposition candidates will often address their attitudes toward business and economic development and tax or incentives policy issues as common political topics of public interest, especially during periods of high unemployment or local economic challenges, as in the case of major business closures and layoffs.
www.gdi-solutions.com /directory/governors.htm   (742 words)

 Nevada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
:''See: List of Nevada Governors'' Due to the tremendous growth of Las Vegas in recent years, there is a noticeable divide Between politics of Northern Nevada and Southern Nevada.
right :''See: List of Nevada counties Nevada has borders with Oregon and Idaho to the north, California to the west, Arizona to the southeast and Utah to the east.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis estimates that Nevada's total state product in 2003 was $88 billion.
nevada.iqnaut.net   (1437 words)

 LINC Project: Case Study: Using Email Lists to Organize Across State Lines
Jan Gilbert of the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada (PLAN) notes that the messages on the list prompted her to action on several occasions, including recently sending a coordinated letter to Nevada's Governor urging him and other Governors to address issues around TANF Reauthorization at a National Governor's Association meeting in Boise in July, 2002.
Because most people on the list are leaders in their organizations, the list not only helps disseminate information, but also provides critical support and feedback.
For software to run the lists, LINC uses open-source software; the operating system is RedHat Linux 7.2; to send and receive mail on the machine we use a program called postfix (www.postfix.org); and to process the messages we use a program called mailman (http://www.list.org).
www.lincproject.org /toolkit/case_studies/cs_wrwanlist.shtml   (2004 words)

 America's 5 Best Governors -- Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 -- Page 1 -- TIME   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
But in 2003, when Nevada Governor Kenny Guinn fought for the largest tax increase in state history, he not only infuriated his core Republican supporters but also sparked a bitter legal battle and a short-lived recall campaign against him.
Her bipartisan credentials have long been burnished by her relationship with Keith Sebelius, a veteran Kansas Republican Congressman; she is married to his son Gary, a federal magistrate judge.
Her father John Gilligan was Governor of Ohio in the 1970s, making the pair the first ever father-daughter combination of Governors.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,1129494,00.html   (2634 words)

 In Governors Races, Dems Still Hold Stronger Hand - The Fix
Nevada: One of the most fascinating subplots of this race is Gov. Kenny Guinn's (R) continued refusal to endorse Rep. Jim Gibbons (R) in the race to replace him.
October 10, 2006 09:05 AM I like Vilsack as a governor (I wish he was running); however, if he tries to paint Nussle to the Foley scandal he will have a hard time not distancing Culver from the CIETC scandal in Iowa (scandal has to do with oversight neglect).
He takes Xybernaut officials on a trade mission abroad when he was governor, then gets on their board of directors and his law firm gets paid hundreds of thousands of dollars annually.
blog.washingtonpost.com /thefix/2006/10/the_governors_line.html   (14765 words)

 Nevada Broadcasters Association
On Tuesday, November 7, 2006, the voters of Nevada will be given the privilege and honor to elect their new Governor.
A statewide debate -- truly the first time in the history of the State of Nevada, sponsored by the Nevada Broadcasters Association, will provide voters with an extraordinary opportunity to educate themselves about the two candidates who have been joined by so many volunteers who have worked so hard to achieve their goal.
The Nevada Broadcasters Association applied these standards without regard to the political position of candidates or their parties.
www.nevadabroadcasters.org /news/index.php?news=9   (1010 words)

 CAPPS - Area Governors
These Area Governors are responsible for holding educational and social events in their area, assisting with membership communication and retention, and serving as a liaison to the leadership with respect to meeting the members' needs.
Area Governors are limited to an expense account of $1,000.00, anything over that amount shall be requested from the Board.
Prepares a list of procedures and helpful hints to be handed down to the next person chairing this committee.
www.capps.org /area_governors.htm   (405 words)

 reviewjournal.com -- News - Guinn named on list of top five governors
Guinn is listed second in the piece, right behind fellow Republican Mike Huckabee of Arkansas.
Time cites Nevada's booming economy and Guinn's establishment of the Millennium Scholarship program, his privatization of the state workers' compensation program, and his fight against the Yucca Mountain Project as notable achievements.
The other four "best governors" were cited for working across political aisles to eradicate deficits or improve social ills.
www.reviewjournal.com /lvrj_home/2005/Nov-15-Tue-2005/news/4307012.html   (765 words)

 Informat.io on List Of Governors Of Minnesota
ODP's article on list of governors of minnesota
This is a list of Governors for Minnesota:
Lists of state governors: Alabama • Alaska • Arizona • Arkansas • California • Colorado • Connecticut • Delaware • Florida • Georgia • Hawaii • Idaho • Illinois • Indiana • Iowa • Kansas • Kentucky • Louisiana • Maine • Maryland • Massachusetts • Michigan •
www.informat.io /?title=list-of-governors-of-minnesota   (120 words)

 The Nevada State Treasurer and The Bond Market Foundation Present   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In Nevada, 41.3% of grandparents living in households with one or more grandchildren under 18 years are responsible as caregivers for their grandchildren.
The Governors Consumer Assistance Bureau for Hospital Patients provides information on consumer's right and insurance benefits related to hospital stays in the state of Nevada.
The Nevada Senior Rx Program is Nevada's plan to combat the high cost of prescription drugs by providing Nevada seniors with insurance coverage for prescription medicine.
nevada.tomorrowsmoney.org /information.cfm/seniors/eng   (582 words)

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Bernick is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Neurology at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas.
www.peakdoctor.org /nevada.htm   (6565 words)

 The Nevada Observer
Nevada’s constitution states that the Secretary of State is responsible for all election procedures including finance law.
Nevada’s premier solar energy producer is coming under fire for allegedly hiring workers from Central America and other places well outside Nevada.
Nevada faces major changes in workforce demographics and what to expect over the next five to ten years will be the highlight of the program.
www.nevadaobserver.com   (6861 words)

 Nevada State Library and Archives - Genealogical Resources
Nevada Census Online - 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910 and 1920 Nevada Census.
Nevada Newspaper Indexes Some Nevada newspapers have been indexed.
This is a list of those papers indexed, the dates covered, and location of the indexing.
dmla.clan.lib.nv.us /docs/nsla/services/genealres.htm   (256 words)

 TIME NAMES THE FIVE BEST GOVERNORS IN AMERICA -- Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 -- Page 1 -- TIME   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
One is the brother of the president, a member of the nation’s reigning Republican political dynasty; the other is a movie star who married into the nation’s most enduring Democratic political dynasty.
So it is a testament to Guinn’s savvy and leadership that instead of being wounded in the civil war, he actually came out stronger, eventually broadening his public support and raising his standing among good-government watchdogs, TIME reports.
The Governor was widely considered an inept, ineffective leader even before he ran afoul of the law.
www.time.com /time/press_releases/article/0,8599,1129509,00.html   (1902 words)

 SurveyUSA - 50 State Governor 07/20 Sort By Net Approval
Simple Average of the Approval Rating of all 22 Democratic Governors
Simple Average of the Approval Rating of all 28 Republican Governors
Click on each state to open a link which contains the margin of sampling error for each state, a complete statement of methodology, fully crosstabbed data and trendlines.
www.surveyusa.com /50State2006/50StateGovernor060720Net.htm   (165 words)

 US citizens -- Don't forget to vote tomorrow (Tues 11/07) - Movie-List Forums
My personal prediction is that Reps will keep the Senate and no idea how the House will go, maybe a small Dem lead.
Nationally, the Democrats have taken over the House of Representatives, although the last I heard, the Senate was undecided yet.
And several states have Democrats as their new governors, but Indiana's governor wasn't up for re-election this year.
www.movie-list.com /forum/showthread.php?p=131004#post131004   (663 words)

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