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Trump’s $400: Don’t hold your breath

If -- and it’s a big if -- Nevadans ever receive additional unemployment benefits announced by President Donald Trump, it won’t be any time...
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Voting by mail hasn’t ‘made it impossible’ for GOP to win Nevada. Trump has.

You may recall back in May one of Donald Trump’s daily dozens of hissy fits was directed at Nevada’s mail-in voting system. In that...

Shielding your boss from justice won’t bring conventions back

Republicans have finally come up with a plan to fight the Covid and the accompanying economic misery and despair: Bomb it to smithereens.As federal...

The curious case of Superintendent Jara

I first met Clark County School District Superintendant Jesus Jara when he unleashed a firestorm. In the summer of 2019 he announced, via video,...

Apparently some Democrats think gerrymandering is fine in blue states

In June of 2019 the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Rucho v. Common Cause that federal courts will no longer accept partisan gerrymandering cases. ...
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Gold hit $1,898.70 an ounce today and that means almost nothing for Nevada

The price of gold has been rising more quickly this week than any week since it started its covid-spawned climb in March. It opened...

Nuclear power: Still a rip-off after all these years

Nuclear waste is probably the last thing on the minds of Nevadans these days, what with … everything. But Nevada politicians, industries, and people have...

There’s never a states’ rights hero around when you need one

In Portland, Oregon, unidentified armed assailants dressed in military fatigues have been snatching people off the streets, piling them into unmarked vans, and taking...

The Nevada GOP, the California bogeyman, and the irony

“Don’t become California!” is a common rallying cry in Nevada. It generally takes place a safe distance from reality, and involves claims that Gavin...

Nevada must not miss this chance to recognize that Black lives matter

Thousands of Nevadans took to the streets in recent weeks to declare that Black lives matter. They marched in the Southern Nevada heat even...

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