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14 Jun STATEMENT Regarding Shootings in Virginia and San Francisco

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 14, 2017 Contact: Natalie Hernandez, nhernandez@battlebornprogress.org & Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org RENO – Following today’s shootings in Virginia and San Francisco, Battle Born Progress released the following statement: Battle Born Progress Gun Violence Prevention Organizer, Natalie Hernandez states, “In the early morning hours of today, at least...

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05 Jun STATEMENT Regarding Progressive Victory Over Vouchers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JUNE 4, 2017 Contact: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org LAS VEGAS – Tonight, vouchers and the Trump/DeVos agenda were dealt a final blow by the Nevada Legislature by keeping public money in our public schools. Battle Born Progress Executive Director, Annette Magnus released...

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04 May STATEMENT on American Health Care Act Vote

For Immediate Release: Thursday, May 4, 2017 Contact: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org Amodei Betrays Nevadans and Votes for GOP Repeal Bill that Strips Health Care from Millions to Finance $600 Billion Tax Giveaway to Corporations, Wealthiest LAS VEGAS - Below is a statement from Annette...

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26 Apr STATEMENT Regarding President Trump’s Executive Order to Review National Monuments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: APRIL 26, 2017 Contact: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org LAS VEGAS – President Trump and Secretary Zinke announced an executive order directing the Department of the Interior to review lands that have been protected under the Antiquities Act. Nevada Conservation League and Battle...

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08 Mar STATEMENT Regarding the Absence of Attorney General Adam Laxalt during the Budget Hearing for his Office

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017 Contact: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org LAS VEGAS – Today, the joint Senate Committee on Finance and the Assembly Ways and Means Committee heard the budget for the Nevada Attorney General’s office. Advocacy groups from across Nevada are concerned...

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22 Feb STATEMENT Regarding Clark County Commission’s Vote to Develop at Red Rock

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2017 Contact: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org, Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org LAS VEGAS – Today, the Clark County Commission voted in favor of Jim Rhodes’ plans to develop in Red Rock Canyon. Battle Born Progress and the Nevada Conservation League released the following statements: “As...

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09 Nov STATEMENT Regarding 2016 Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NOVEMBER 9, 2016 CONTACTS: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org NEVADA VOTERS STAND UP TO THE RACIST WAVE THAT SWEPT THE COUNTRY Las Vegas- After the results from last night’s election,  Battle Born Progress Executive Director, Annette Magnus, released the following statement: "I have never been prouder to...

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05 Oct STATEMENT on Donald Trump’s Visit to the International Christian Academy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 5, 2016 CONTACT: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org Trump visits private school where discrimination is tolerated right in their handbook - a school that Sandoval wants to fund with his voucher scheme Las Vegas- Today, Presidential candidate Donald Trump visited the International Christian Academy...

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