Lawmakers Debate Makeup of PERS Board By Sean Whaley CARSON CITY - A bill seeking to change the makeup of the public employees retirement system board to include three public members with areas of expertise in pension plans ran into resistance Monday from some lawmakers and participants in the plan. Opponents offered a common refrain: the plan is well managed and no changes are needed.
Nine Assembly incumbents unopposed for election By Ed Vogel BY ED VOGEL LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL CAPITAL BUREAU Posted: Mar. 16, 2012 | 6:41 p.m. CARSON CITY -- Challenging incumbent legislators, particularly in districts where their party has decided registration advantage, clearly was not popular this year in Nevada. In all, nine Assembly members -- five Republicans and four Democrats -- became winners at 5 p.m. Friday when no opponents filed to challenge their bids for re-election.