Published Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 | 6:45 p.m.
Updated Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 | 9:22 p.m.
Gov. Brian Sandoval struck a moderate and optimistic tone in his second State of the State speech on Wednesday night, as he presented a $17.6 billion proposed budget for the next two years to the 2013 Legislature. In his address, which may have telegraphed themes of his expected 2014 re-election campaign, Sandoval emphasized the progress Nevada has made over the past two years since he was elected- 30,000 jobs created, more than halfway to the 50,000 jobs he has committed to creating. “The last two years have been a success story, not fully realized, but undeniably on track,” he said. ...
Anjeanette Damon contributed to this story.