Nevada lawmakers propose $5 billion vehicle repair program

Nevada lawmakers have proposed a $5.5 billion state vehicle repair bill that includes $500 million for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to conduct a national survey to determine if the state’s new vehicle registration system is working properly.The Senate Transportation Committee voted 21-6 to move forward with the bill, which also would establish a …

Why the US military will stop selling military surplus gear

CATTLEFORD, Mich.(AP) The U.S. military will cease selling military gear to civilians after lawmakers and watchdog groups raised concerns that the government is selling off surplus military gear that may not be needed.The Pentagon says it is taking the move to reduce the risk of having to rely on contractors to provide military-grade equipment.Congress and …