Nevada IAF

Meals On Wheels, Stadiums, Boulder City, Nevada IAF

NCG Advances on Issue of Funding for Nevada Meals on Wheels

Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Boulder City Review

[Boulder City Council] "approved a resolution urging the Nevada Legislature and Gov. Brian Sandoval to increase state funding for Meal on Wheels, a program that brings meals to homebound and disabled elderly. Read more about NCG Advances on Issue of Funding for Nevada Meals on Wheels

Nevadans for the Common Good

Medicaid Privatization, Nevada IAF, Organizing in Las Vegas

'Nevadans for the Common Good' Staves Off Medicaid Privatization

Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Backed by 300 leaders at a ‘Nevadans for the Common Good‘ accountability assembly, Marsha Rodriguez told her story about the fragility of independence as a senior. Read more about 'Nevadans for the Common Good' Staves Off Medicaid Privatization

Nevadans for the Common Good

Medicaid, Privatization, Nevada IAF, Community Organizing in Las Vegas

NCG Fights Off Push for Privatization of Medicaid Services in Nevada

Saturday, June 6, 2015
Las Vegas Review Journal

Leaders of Nevadans for the Common Good cried 'foul' when a dead bill proposing to privatize the provision of Medicaid services was kept alive through unnatural means.  Though voted down, it remained in the Assembly Ways and Means Committee through an exemption sparing it from normal deadlines.  That same language was then grafted onto a separate bill (SB 514) and approved by the legislature the day before it adjourned. Read more about NCG Fights Off Push for Privatization of Medicaid Services in Nevada

Nevadans for the Common Good

Public Education, Nevada IAF, Organizing in Las Vegas, Tax Reform

Economic Alliance Partners w/NCG: YES on Business Tax for Schools

Friday, March 20, 2015
Las Vegas Sun & Las Vegas Review Journal

Calling this "a historic opportunity to improve our public schools and invest in our children,” 'Nevadans for the Common Good’ voted, along with the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance, to support Governor Sandoval's business tax proposal aimed at improving public schools across the state. Read more about Economic Alliance Partners w/NCG: YES on Business Tax for Schools

Nevadans for the Common Good

Community Organizing in Nevada, Nevada IAF, Immigration, ICE detentions, Congressional Hearing, Robert Hoo

Nevada Leaders Big Players in Immigration Congressional Hearing

Monday, March 24, 2014
Las Vegas Review Journal &Las Vegas Sun

Representing Nevadans for the Common Good, a coalition of local faith-based groups, [Bishop Joseph] Pepe questioned whether some people are being detained simply to meet the daily bed quota for immigrants in detention.  “Immigration procedures and laws are applied unevenly and often are not filling prosecutorial priorities,” he said. Read more about Nevada Leaders Big Players in Immigration Congressional Hearing

Nevadans for the Common Good