Nevada governor enacts Tesla tax break package

Nevada Sen. Kelvin Atkinson, D-North Las Vegas, asks questions of economic experts during the second day of a special session at the Nevada Legislature, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Carson City, Nev. Lawmakers are considering an unprecedented package of up to $1.3 billion in incentives to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to the state. (AP Photo/Cathleen Allison)CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Calling it one of the most important pieces of legislation in Nevada history, Gov. Brian Sandoval signed into law Thursday night an unprecedented package of incentives to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors’ $5 billion battery factory to the Silver State.

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