LAS VEGAS — Republican Assembly Leader Paul Anderson announced he is resigning his seat in the Nevada Legislature to take a position with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development.

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2wLOk8q ) Anderson announced Thursday he will replace Governor’s Office of Economic Development Executive Director Steve Hill, who is leaving to take a position with the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, though it’s unclear exactly what his role will be.

Anderson is expected to work as Hill’s deputy during a transitional period.

The Governor’s Office of Economic Development released a statement from Hill confirming his departure for the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.


Information from: Las Vegas Review-Journal, http://www.lvrj.com