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December 16, 1989 | JENIFER WARREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Suspecting that the nuclear power industry is losing faith in the federal government's ability to construct a permanent dump for nuclear waste below the Nevada desert, Sen. Richard Bryan (D-Nev.) said Friday that he is drafting legislation that would steer national policy away from the concept of underground disposal of the lethal waste.
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December 16, 1989 | JENIFER WARREN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Suspecting that the nuclear power industry is losing faith in the federal government's ability to construct a permanent dump for nuclear waste below the Nevada desert, Sen. Richard Bryan (D-Nev.) said Friday that he is drafting legislation that would steer national policy away from the concept of underground disposal of the lethal waste.
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January 24, 1996 | Associated Press
Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle has named Sens. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.) to the Senate Ethics Committee. Reid and Murray will fill the vacancies created on the six-member panel when Sens. Richard Bryan (D-Nev.) and Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) left.
NEWS
March 25, 1989 | From United Press International
President Bush announced Friday that he is nominating former Nevada Sen. Chic Hecht to be ambassador to the Bahamas. Hecht was defeated in November by Nevada's Democratic Gov. Richard H. Bryan.
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November 17, 1999 | CLAUDIA ELLER and JAMES BATES, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
He was one of Hollywood's hottest young agents, an ambitious Armani-clad local kid who started out as an intern from USC sorting mail and practically overnight represented such top talent as Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Mike Nichols, David Letterman and Dustin Hoffman. On Tuesday morning, Jay Moloney was found hanged from a shower head at his rented Mulholland Drive home, two days after celebrating his 35th birthday at a small dinner party with friends.
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June 6, 1985 | Associated Press
Nevada's continued support of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency was assured Wednesday when Gov. Richard Bryan signed a law that will pay the state's share of the bills. The measure allocates $346,000 over the next two years for the agency, $7,000 for Nevada delegates and $47,600 for the Nevada Tahoe Regional Planning Agency. Bryan also signed another bill changing the makeup of the state's delegation to the joint California-Nevada agency.
NEWS
June 13, 1986
Nevada Gov. Richard Bryan blocked the shipment of about 40,000 gallons of cyanide solution from the defunct Western States Refining plant in Fontana to the Osage Industries mining operation near Las Vegas. Bryan, along with other Nevada state and local officials, asked the federal Environmental Protection Agency to halt the scheduled move to a mill in Sandy Valley after citizens there objected.
NEWS
September 16, 1987
Nevada's largest labor union set up picket lines at the nation's nuclear testing grounds, and Gov. Richard Bryan issued a plea for expedited labor talks to resolve the issue. Jim Arnold, head of the powerful Culinary Union Local 226, said earlier this month that his organization could shut down the Nevada Test Site in the desert northwest of Las Vegas if it went on strike against Reynolds Electrical and Engineering Co. (REECO), the major contractor there.
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May 29, 1985 | Associated Press
Drunk drivers who cause deaths on Nevada roads can face up to 20 years in prison under a bill signed into law today by Gov. Richard H. Bryan. The maximum penalty had been six years behind bars.
NEWS
August 7, 1993
Six Senate Democrats joined all 44 Republicans in voting against President Clinton's economic plan Friday night. The Democrats voting no were David L. Boren, Oklahoma; Richard H. Bryan, Nevada; J. Bennett Johnston, Louisiana; Frank R. Lautenberg, New Jersey; Sam Nunn, Georgia, and Richard C. Shelby, Alabama.
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