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Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval briefs legislators on sequestration

In a 7 a.m. meeting Friday, Gov. Brian Sandoval briefed legislative leaders on the coming impact of sequestration.The Nevada government could lose $38.6 million in the remaining seven months of this federal fiscal year if Congress and the president don’t reach agreement on preventing the coming cuts, he told the press corps Thursday afternoon.Exiting the meeting, Sandoval said one of the things he discussed was providing his administration with some flexibility in moving money around to meet the challenges of those federal cuts — especially within the Health and Human Services Department.He said they also discussed creating a pool of …

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