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Trying not to be reckless on taxes, Democrats are being reckless on taxes

"...as they say," Gov. Steve Sisolak said in his State of the State address last month, "if it ain't broke, don't fix it. That's...
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Beating Republicans was the easy part

Donald Trump wasn't knocking on doors in Nevada neighborhoods last fall telling voters "Nevada Republicans love me! That I can tell you. Also, I'm...
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Commentary: Yes, Nevada, there are alternatives to payday loans

Gov. Steve Sisolak appeared at a forum put on by the Nevada Independent last week, which the Indy has now helpfully transcribed (so get...
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Hey Sisolak & Dems, your housing ideas look sort of lame, do better

Nevada doesn't have much of an affordable housing policy, and a state tax credit plan embraced by Gov. Steve Sisolak and legislative Democrats is...
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Guest op-ed: Remediating the chancellor

Last December, The Lincy Institute at UNLV held a forum where we presented research examining the funding of public higher education in Nevada using...
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Economic diversification vs. mininum wage hike: How about both?

"My priority is diversify the economy and provide good paying jobs," Gov. Steve Sisolak told the Current in an interview earlier this week, when...
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Commentary: Sisolak inaugural in a nutshell – stay the course

"We've got to get our education system back on track," Steve Sisolak said in his inaugural address after being sworn in as Nevada's 30th...
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Could a crowded field and California make the Nevada caucuses matter?

Unless you count races for mayor and city council -- and almost no one does -- there are no elections in Nevada in 2019.But...
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Brian Sandoval: Hot or not?

Brian Sandoval won the governor's office in 2010, when Republicans were in the throes of Tea Party passion. As he leaves office, his party has...
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Why Heller should be Trump’s Interior Secretary

Later this week Donald Trump could name Dean Heller to replace ethically challenged Ryan Zinke as Secretary of the Interior, and Heller might be...

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