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Assembly candidates pledge to restore state salaries

Both candidates in the District 40 race for the Nevada State Assembly pledged during the League of Women Voters political forum Tuesday evening to restore the 2.5 percent salary cut to state workers.“I think what’s been done to state workers is immoral,” said Rich Dunn, who is challenging incumbent Pete Livermore. “Just because we could, we took away their pay. We have a moral responsibility to a least bring it back to parity where they were.”While he said he would not advocate raising taxes to do so, he would consider it. Livermore said he would like to see the cuts …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Oct 19, 2012 03:30AM Published Oct 19, 2012 03:29AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.