HomePoliticsNYE COUNTY VOTES TO OPEN 100%, MASKS NOW OPTIONAL Politics NYE COUNTY VOTES TO OPEN 100%, MASKS NOW OPTIONAL April 6, 2021 As Republican governors open up their states across the country, Dem Governors are tightening their grip even more. Numerous Nevada rural counties, led by Republican elected leaders, passed resolutions declaring their own economic emergencies voiding Sisolak’s CV19 powers. Nye county passed their own soft ineffective version last month that failed to open up their county businesses. So today, the Nye County Commission passed a new resolution, 5-0, opening their businesses 100% and making masks optional. With five counties now going their own way, and lawsuits threatening Sisolak’s authority, Sisolak announced he would let counties determine their own way forward starting in May.