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News.com.au
Shock rule switch for McGregor-MayweatherBoth men are claiming the edge after a landmark decision. (Photo by Matthew Lew
News.com.au / Posted 4 minutes ago
Both men are claiming the edge after a landmark decision. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images) THE Nevada State Athletic Commission handed Conor McGregor a major early victory over Floyd Mayweather on Wednesday, when it overturned its own rules... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Approved: Major change for Floyd vs Conorfights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representa
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 5 minutes ago
fights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representatives of both fighters appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission to request the waiver. Commissioners also approved veteran referee Robert Byrd as the third... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Mayweather, McGregor get their wish to fight in smaller glovesfights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representa
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 7 minutes ago
fights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representatives of both fighters appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission to request the waiver. Commissioners also approved veteran referee Robert Byrd as the third... Read more
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News.com.au
Approved: Major change for Floyd vs Conorfights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representa
News.com.au / Posted 9 minutes ago
fights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representatives of both fighters appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission to request the waiver. Commissioners also approved veteran referee Robert Byrd as the third... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller glovesfights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representa
Calgary Sun / Posted 21 minutes ago
fights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representatives of both fighters appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission to request the waiver. Commissioners also approved veteran referee Robert Byrd as the third... Read more
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give me sport
McGregor has reacted on Instagram after 8oz gloves are approved for Mayweather fightand McGregor will meet, must use 10oz gloves. But both fighters submitted reque
give me sport / Posted an hour ago
and McGregor will meet, must use 10oz gloves. But both fighters submitted requests to wear the lighter its and the Nevada State Athletic Commission approved the demands on Wednesday morning. The NSAC relaxed their rules on a one-time only... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mayweather and McGregor WILL wear 8oz gloves with Byrd to referee8oz gloves, rather than 10oz 10oz gloves are usually always worn for fights su
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
8oz gloves, rather than 10oz 10oz gloves are usually always worn for fights such as this at super welterweight But the Nevada State Athletic Commisson have decided they will wear 8oz American referee Robert Byrd is to oversee the fight between... Read more
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New York Post
Shocking rule switch completely changes McGregor-MayweatherThe Nevada State Athletic Commission handed Conor McGregor a major early victor
New York Post / Posted 2 hours ago
The Nevada State Athletic Commission handed Conor McGregor a major early victory over Floyd Mayweather on Wednesday, when it overturned its own rules regarding glove size. According to Nevada’s boxing rules, all fighters over 147 pounds must wear... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Mayweather, McGregor will fight in 8-ounce glovesfights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representa
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
fights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representatives of both fighters appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission to request the waiver. Commissioners also approved veteran referee Robert Byrd as the third... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller glovesfights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representa
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 hours ago
fights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representatives of both fighters appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission to request the waiver. Commissioners also approved veteran referee Robert Byrd as the third... Read more
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Sherdog
Nevada Commission Grants One-Time Exception for 8-Ounce Gloves in Mayweather-McGregor Bouthad no issue with the change, Marnell wasn’t pleased with how things played out
Sherdog / Posted 2 hours ago
had no issue with the change, Marnell wasn’t pleased with how things played out on social media. “I do not like the Nevada State Athletic Commission being used as a pawn in a social media bout. Between these two, that part of this request... Read more
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sportsmole
Floyd Mayweather Jr, Conor McGregor have 8oz gloves approvedThe Nevada State Athletic Commission has made a U-turn on its own rule regardin
sportsmole / Posted 2 hours ago
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has made a U-turn on its own rule regarding glove weight for the upcoming fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor. The high-profile fight between one of boxing's best pound-for-pound fighters an MMA... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller glovesfights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representa
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 hours ago
fights at 154 pounds, approving 8-ounce gloves for the Aug. 26 bout. Representatives of both fighters appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission to request the waiver. Commissioners also approved veteran referee Robert Byrd as the third... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Robert Byrd to referee Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather boutByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor To Wear Lighter Gloves In Mega Fightto wear lighter gloves when they clash in their Las Vegas superfight this month
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
to wear lighter gloves when they clash in their Las Vegas superfight this month, it was confirmed on Wednesday. The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) approved a request from both fighters to switch from 10-ounce (283-gram) to eight... Read more
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Gazette
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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guardian-series
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
guardian-series / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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Harrow Times
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
Harrow Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Robert Byrd to referee bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregorByrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 hours ago
Byrd is to oversee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. It has also been confirmed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their non-title, light-middleweight... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to Use 8-Ounce Gloves for FightThe Nevada State Athletic Commission has made a one-time exception and will all
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 hours ago
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has made a one-time exception and will allow Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor to wear eight-ounce gloves in their Aug. 26 fight, Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com reported Wednesday. The standard for any fight... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Mayweather, McGregor to wear 8-ounce gloveslighter gloves in Aug. 26 fight Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to wear 8-oun
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 3 hours ago
lighter gloves in Aug. 26 fight Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to wear 8-ounce, not 10-ounce gloves LAS VEGAS -- The Nevada State Athletic Commission approved Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor's request for smaller boxing gloves Wednesday... Read more
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Philboxing
CONOR MCGREGOR AND THE UFC MEGA HITSreferee of several Floyd Mayweather fights, will not be the third man on the ri
Philboxing / Posted 4 hours ago
referee of several Floyd Mayweather fights, will not be the third man on the ring during the Mayweather-McGregor bout. The Nevada State Commission decided after learning of Bayless� public criticisms against the trending Boxer vs. MMA Fighter... Read more
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Sherdog
Referee, Judges Selected for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Bout on Aug. 26officiate the 10-round boxing match between the undefeated pound-for-pound grea
Sherdog / Posted 4 hours ago
officiate the 10-round boxing match between the undefeated pound-for-pound great and the UFC lightweight champion during a Nevada State Athletic Commission meeting on Wednesday. Byrd has refereed boxing bouts since 1983 and was inducted into the... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Floyd, Conor to make case for 8-ounce glovesto make case for 8-ounce gloves NSAC to consider request by Floyd Mayweather,
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 13 hours ago
to make case for 8-ounce gloves NSAC to consider request by Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to wear 8-ounce gloves The Nevada State Athletic Commission is set to hear from the Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor camps at Wednesday's monthly... Read more
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give me sport
McGregor's official demand for Mayweather fight has been acceptedof yet another history-making clash in his native Nevada on August 26, but he h
give me sport / Posted 15 hours ago
of yet another history-making clash in his native Nevada on August 26, but he has now been ruled out of the running by the Nevada State Commission over comments made last year in an interview with Elie Seckbach. “I wouldn’t want to see,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Glove Requests Opposed by ARPThe Nevada State Athletic Commission is set to decide Wednesday whether Floyd M
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
The Nevada State Athletic Commission is set to decide Wednesday whether Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor can use eight-ounce gloves for their Aug. 26 fight. That request has been met opposition from the Association of Ringside Physicians. MMA... Read more
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KTVN Reno
DACA Anniversary Brings Supporters Together in Nevadayears since applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
years since applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program were accepted and locals as well as Nevada state representatives are using the date to talk about the program's importance. In Reno Tuesday morning Progressive... Read more
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Gulf News
Nevada won’t use referee Kenny Bayless for fight26 bout against UFC champion Conor McGregor, the Los Angeles Times learned Mond
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
26 bout against UFC champion Conor McGregor, the Los Angeles Times learned Monday.Bob Bennett, executive director of the Nevada State Commission said Chairman Anthony Marnell III made the decision after learning of Bayless’ public comments... Read more
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give me sport
White reveals why Mayweather/McGregor fight has just tilted in McGregor's favourIrishman more so than the 40-year-old American. The reason for the lighter glo
give me sport / Posted yesterday
Irishman more so than the 40-year-old American. The reason for the lighter gloves for this bout, according to the Nevada state Atheletics Commission, is all about the weight of the fighters when they enter the ring, and Dana White believes... Read more
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give me sport
Why Floyd Mayweather wants to wear 8oz gloves in Conor McGregor superfighthe called-out his Irish rival to ditch the 10oz gloves and wear 8oz gloves inst
give me sport / Posted yesterday
he called-out his Irish rival to ditch the 10oz gloves and wear 8oz gloves instead, something McGregor is keen on while the Nevada State Athletic Commission is considering the request. Article continues below During an interview with ESPN,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Nevada won't use referee Kenny Bayless for Mayweather-McGregor fightBob Bennett, executive director of the Nevada State Commission said Chairman An
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Bob Bennett, executive director of the Nevada State Commission said Chairman Anthony Marnell III made the decision after learning of Bayless’ public comments critical of the novel Mayweather-McGregor bout being made. McGregor said at his Friday... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Slightly Warmer Tuesday With The Heat Peaking Later This Weekallow for an isolated mountain thunderstorm or two but best chances for any thu
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
allow for an isolated mountain thunderstorm or two but best chances for any thunderstorms will be for areas closer to the Nevada state line. A strong ridge of high pressure will build in Wednesday through Friday for Northern California. This will... Read more
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give me sport
One fight convinced NSAC executive to give Conor McGregor a boxing licenceof the fact that the UFC lightweight champion has minimal boxing experience and
give me sport / Posted 2 days ago
of the fact that the UFC lightweight champion has minimal boxing experience and think it’s a mockery of the sport. The Nevada State Athletic Commission didn’t stand in the way, though, as McGregor overcame the first of many hurdles by obtaining... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Republicans File Petitions to Recall Nevada SenatorsRepublicans have filed a petition to recall another Nevada state senator. The
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
Republicans have filed a petition to recall another Nevada state senator. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2wSUlAO) three people including John Gibson, the president of the conservative political group Keystone Corporation, filed... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Republicans file petitions to recall Nevada senatorsLAS VEGAS (AP) - Republicans have filed a petition to recall another Nevada sta
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Republicans have filed a petition to recall another Nevada state senator. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2wSUlAO ) three people including John Gibson, the president of the conservative political group Keystone... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Just Before Their Fight, Mayweather And McGregor May Change The Rulesdropping them from 10 ounces. That should benefit McGregor, who's used to fight
KIVI Boise / Posted 4 days ago
dropping them from 10 ounces. That should benefit McGregor, who's used to fighting in 4-ounce gloves in UFC matches. The Nevada State Athletic Commission, which is overseeing the bout, says a fight at this weight should use 10-ounce gloves. But... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Just Before Their Fight, Mayweather And McGregor May Change The Rulesdropping them from 10 ounces. That should benefit McGregor, who's used to fight
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
dropping them from 10 ounces. That should benefit McGregor, who's used to fighting in 4-ounce gloves in UFC matches. The Nevada State Athletic Commission, which is overseeing the bout, says a fight at this weight should use 10-ounce gloves. But... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Conor McGregor Discusses Using 8 Oz. Gloves vs. Floyd Mayweather at Media Dayby showing what he could do at the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas. ESP
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
by showing what he could do at the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas. ESPN's Brett Okamoto reported Thursday that the Nevada State Athletic Commission would hold a vote after Mayweather and McGregor submitted a request to wear eight-ounce... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Bob Cashell, Brian Krolicki Appointed to Tourism Commission, Sandra Douglass Morgan to Athletic CommissionCoalition which was dedicated to bringing the Winter Olympics back to Lake Taho
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
Coalition which was dedicated to bringing the Winter Olympics back to Lake Tahoe. Previously, he served two terms as the Nevada State Treasurer. Krolicki graduated from Stanford University, in 1983 with a degree in political science. He is a... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Industrial hemp farming grows in Pahrumpowners of a Pahrump family farm are taking advantage of what could become a bus
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 5 days ago
owners of a Pahrump family farm are taking advantage of what could become a bustling industry in the local area and the state. Dan Harris, along with his father, Hollis, are nearing harvest on their inaugural crop of industrial hemp—which has... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fans are starting to think Mayweather could get beatenare even rewriting the rulebook for fight sports with Sin City's fight administ
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
are even rewriting the rulebook for fight sports with Sin City's fight administrators. The latest twist comes with the Nevada State Athletic Commission now considering allowing the two protagonists to employ 8oz (226 grams) gloves, where... Read more
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The Age
Fans are starting to think Mayweather could get beatenare even rewriting the rulebook for fight sports with Sin City's fight administ
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
are even rewriting the rulebook for fight sports with Sin City's fight administrators. The latest twist comes with the Nevada State Athletic Commission now considering allowing the two protagonists to employ 8oz (226 grams) gloves, where... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
You will get chipped...eventuallysimilar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
similar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I see this as a worker's rights issue," says Nevada state Sen. Becky Harris (R), who isn't giving up. "This is the wrong place to be moving," she says. Should future... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
You will get chipped...eventuallysimilar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
similar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I see this as a worker's rights issue," says Nevada state Sen. Becky Harris (R), who isn't giving up. "This is the wrong place to be moving," she says. Should future... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
You will get chipped...eventuallysimilar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
similar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I see this as a worker's rights issue," says Nevada state Sen. Becky Harris (R), who isn't giving up. "This is the wrong place to be moving," she says. Should future... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
You will get chipped...eventuallysimilar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
similar laws, while one state recently saw a similar bill die in committee. "I see this as a worker's rights issue," says Nevada state Sen. Becky Harris (R), who isn't giving up. "This is the wrong place to be moving," she says. Should future... Read more
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