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14 Nov Job Opening: Development Manager

  Development Manager Job Description Click here for printable version Missions: Battle Born Progress, through strategic communication efforts, empowers, engages and mobilizes Nevada voters to build a state where everyone has a fair opportunity to succeed. BBP is a 501(c)(4) non-partisan advocacy organization. Institute for a Progressive Nevada educates,...

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02 Nov New House Tax Bill Guts Health Care for Working Families to Give Tax Breaks to Wealthy and Big Corporations

  For Immediate Release: November 2, 2017 Contact: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org LAS VEGAS, NV - Today, the House Ways and Means Committee released its tax bill that will cut Medicaid and Medicare to pay for massive tax cuts for the very wealthy and big corporations....

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24 Aug STATEMENT Regarding Secretary Zinke’s Lack of Specifics and Real Information in the Summary Report about Nevada’s Gold Butte and Basin & Range National Monuments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUGUST 24, 2017 Contact: Annette Magnus, annette@battlebornprogress.org & Maria-Teresa Liebermann, mariateresa@battlebornprogress.org LAS VEGAS – Today, Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke released a report summary of his review of 27 National Monuments. Nevada Conservation League and Battle Born Progress released the following statements in...

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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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