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REVIEW JOURNAL: Senate panel OKs spending bill without funds for restarting Yucca

“This is a positive first step in a long fight to ensure that Yucca Mountain remains dead. Nevada will not serve as the nation’s nuclear waste dump.” – Dean Heller WASHINGTON — A Senate subcommittee approved a spending bill Tuesday that does not include the Trump administration’s request for $120 million to restart the nuclear licensing at Yucca Mountain in Nevada or explore temporary storage of a stockpile …

ELKO DAILY PRESS: Dean Heller Standing up for Nevada’s Veterans

Commentary: Standing up for Nevada’s veterans By Sen. Dean Heller (NV) As a senior member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs and representative of more than 300,000 veterans living in Nevada, I am always working to address the problems that continue to plague one of our country’s largest government agencies — the Department of Veterans Affairs. In 2014, the Washington Times reported that VA employees intentionally …