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joe's big day

‘Uncle Joe’ should call it a day

Joe Biden’s prospective presidential campaign was already making eyes roll before former Nevada Assemblywoman Lucy Flores took to the internet Friday and described how...
kihuen with friends

Kihuen victim blasts despicable pro-Kihuen website

Remember that website somebody put up that attempts to defend disgraced former congressman, Las Vegas City Council candidate, and most obtuse man in Nevada...
two session ago

Minimum wage bill: Lawmakers’ emphasis is on the “minimum”

After reading the minimum wage legislation posted on the Legislature's NELIS website Monday night, my first thought was, eh, could be worse.Turns out it...
reno exurb

Nevada’s blue wave has a green glow

In 2012, several Nevada legislators were fined because they failed to report using campaign contributions to pay for rent and food and other expenses...
weirdo

Las Vegas voters really ought to show up for a change

Disgraced former Congressman and Las Vegas City Council candidate Ruben Kihuen is having a big week.Tuesday, Buzzfeed, which originally broke the story about the...
gun show

A “mere condition” of sale. Or as the Nye County sheriff puts it, “Hitler!!!!”

Even Adam Laxalt didn't argue Nevada's background check law was unconstitutional."According to its plain text, the Act preserves a preexisting right in Nevada to...
Your exiteers

Pssst… exits from NV Energy are way out of control

Wednesday, the Las Vegas City Council discussed leaving NV Energy to shop around for cheaper power. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority has...
kinder gentler

Assembly Republicans document their existence

"Under Republican leadership, Nevada's rate of insured citizens has dramatically increased," boast Nevada Assembly Republicans in a document released Thursday outlining their 2019 priorities.Well,...
fun company

How Barrick’s bid for Newmont puts Nevada at risk

If Barrick's hostile takeover bid of Newmont succeeds, more than 75 percent of Nevada's $7.4 billion gold mining industry will be controlled by one...
solar bees

Guest op-ed: On clean energy, Carson City must lead where Washington fails

The 80th session of the Nevada Legislature represents a critical opportunity for our state. We can create well-paying jobs; reduce costs for consumers; and...

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