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Sen. Dean Heller Becomes Sixtieth ENDA Vote

Jim Burroway

November 4th, 2013

Sen. Dean Heller (R-NV) made the announcement moments ago:

After listening to Nevadans’ concerns about this issue from a variety of viewpoints and after numerous conversations with my colleagues, I feel that supporting this legislation is the right thing to do. Under the leadership of this Governor, as well as the legislature over the past several years, Nevada has established a solid foundation of anti-discrimination laws. This legislation raises the federal standards to match what we have come to expect in Nevada, which is that discrimination must not be tolerated under any circumstance,” said Senator Dean Heller.

Senate passage of the Employment Nondiscrimination Act (ENDA) now looks assured. The House, though, is a completely different story.

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