Latest Shelley Berkley Stories

2014-01-13 12:30:43

Former Congresswoman Shelley Berkley will be introduced to students and faculty in her new role as CEO and Senior Provost of Touro University's Western Division VALLEJO, Calif., Jan.

2010-04-05 11:39:00

LAS VEGAS, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- At 1:00 p.m. today, United States Congresswoman, Shelley Berkley, will visit students at Reynaldo Martinez Elementary School to read to at-risk children.

2009-08-25 12:00:00

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Earlier today United States Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), Senator John Ensign (R-NV), Rep.

2009-05-18 10:00:00

Reps. Berkley, Brown, Clay Co-Sponsor HR 2057 BETHESDA, Md., May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Motor Vehicle Owners' Right to Repair Act (HR 2057) gained more co-sponsors again this week. Reps. Shelley Berkley (D-NV), Corrine Brown (D-FL) and Wm.

2009-04-03 11:38:00

DXA Task Force Urges Congress to Pass Bill to Protect Patient Access WASHINGTON, April 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to protect patient access to osteoporosis testing and reduce the physical and economic burden of osteoporosis for millions of Americans, Congress introduced the "Medicare Fracture Prevention and Osteoporosis Testing Act of 2009," (S.

2009-02-25 13:45:00

AHCA/Alliance Praise New Bipartisan Letter Asking White House to 'Protect the Safety Net' WASHINGTON, Feb.

2008-10-06 06:00:23

By C. Douglas Nielsen There was a time when the great thing about living in Southern Nevada was its wide-open spaces, most of it on public land. One could travel in just about any direction and find someplace new and interesting to visit or someplace new and inviting to hunt.

2008-09-29 06:00:20

By Steve Tetreault By STEVE TETREAULT Stephens Washington Bureau WASHINGTON - Rep. Shelley Berkley, D-Nev., introduced a bill in Congress on Friday to designate almost a half-million acres of federal land in Clark County as wilderness or for other protections.

2008-09-22 06:00:18

By Steve Tetreault By STEVE TETREAULT STEPHENS WASHINGTON BUREAU WASHINGTON - No matter what happens with the embattled director of Nevada's Nuclear Projects Agency, the state will not give up the fight against Yucca Mountain, Nevada's senators vowed Thursday. Sens.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.