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Jeniffer Solis/Nevada Current

Jeniffer Solis/Nevada Current

Jeniffer Solis is a reporter for the Nevada Current, a sister publication of the Arizona Mirror and a member of the States Newsroom network of news organizations. She was born and raised in Las Vegas, where she attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas before graduating in 2017 with a B.A in Journalism and Media Studies. While at UNLV she was a senior staff writer for the student newspaper, the UNLV Scarlet and Gray Free Press, and a news reporter for KUNV 91.5 FM, covering everything from the Route 91 shooting to UNLV housing.

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BLM cuts costs for clean energy developers looking to build on public lands

By: - June 2, 2022

The Biden administration says it will significantly reduce the amount it charges companies to build wind and solar projects on public land, a move meant to incentivize renewable energy development.

Broader tribal sovereignty at stake in federal Indian Child Welfare Act case

By: - October 26, 2021

A federal law to protect Native families from being separated is on a likely path to the Supreme Court where the 41-year-old law could be upended, threatening tribal sovereignty. And while child welfare is the specific issue at the heart of the case, tribal advocates fear the real goal of the deep-pocketed effort to overturn […]