Senator Exposed After Years of Running Business Without a License

U.S. Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) was caught running revenue-rich Smith Valley farm without a business license.

U.S. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., has made and sold plenty of hay out of his 180-acre farm in Smith Valley over the past several years. He didn’t have a business license to do so until last week. Nor was he granted an exemption to operate the multimillion-dollar alfalfa spread without that paperwork...

Under state law, failure to obtain and renew a Nevada business license is punishable by up to $10,000 in fines, collectable by a district attorney or the state attorney general.

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