Your support means
a lot to me, and your contribution absolutely will make a difference!
It's great to be home,
back in our community after this Legislative session.
am very proud of the work I did to help move Nevada forward in a
way that I hope will truly create what Governor Sandoval has
already dubbed "the New Nevada." This was in many ways a truly
historic session, where Democrats and Republicans worked
together, fighting for what we each believed was the best path
to improve our state, but compromising so that the stalemates of
the past gave way to what we all hope will be a better future
for our state.
I am also very proud of the
legislation that I introduced and worked on, which will help
reduce bullying, get important information to parents and help
keep some especially-challenged Nevada families together.
As you may recall, during
the State of the State address, Governor Sandoval called me a
"champion of school safety and anti-bullying efforts." At the
time, I was working closely with Governor Sandoval's team on
what became SB504, the landmark anti-bullying legislation known
as "Hailee's Law." SB504 developed from the heartbreaking
stories of several parents who live in my district, and I am so
very happy that this bipartisan legislation is now law. I also
introduced AB206, which will mandate that parents be notified of
resources available if their child is bullied - or if the child
has health-related issues. The notices are designed to conform
with SB504, and will help with the goals of ending bullying and
giving parents the information they need to help their children.
Since being back home, I've
been going to community events, reaching out to community
leaders and meeting with constituents to discuss issues that
should be tackled in the next Legislative session.
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We all need a brighter tomorrow. Thanks to your help, I
will continue to get things done for all of us.
I am going to be the representative in Carson City who gets things done - and who gets them done in a way that reflects our community values. I want to hear your thoughts on the issues I've identified, and I want to know if you have other issues that need to be addressed in the next legislative session.
I'm looking forward to hearing from you.
Many thanks again to all of my campaign supporters!