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The attacks on Ford aren’t about Ford: Why the AG race matters

A bunch of mining industry guys from California and their California bankers and California lawyers decided in the 19th century to put Nevada’s capital...
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Woodward rudely rains on Kavanaugh’s parade

Poor Brett Kavanaugh. All he wanted was a dignified Supreme Court nomination process, and instead his hearing was lined with women dressed as extras...
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Guest op-ed: A vote for Kavanaugh is a vote against health care

Since the enactment of the Affordable Care Act, 294,000 Nevadans have gained coverage, the uninsured rate has fallen 45.6% in Nevada and medical bankruptcies...
Sandolak? Sisoval?

Sandolak? Sisoval?

Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval may not endorse Democratic candidate for governor Steve Sisolak, but Sisolak is endorsing Sandoval's agenda.Sisolak released a pair of ads...
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About Sandoval snubbing Laxalt…

Last week, Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval announced that no, in point of fact he would not, could not, bring himself to hold his nose...
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Nevada should cap charter schools

Twenty-one states have capped the number and growth of charter schools. Nevada should join them.Four years ago, the state spent $254 million on charter schools....
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The simple truth about Question 3

“Competition is good,” declares the campaign for Question 3. “It’s that simple”If Question 3 passes, Nevada will have to create rules and guidelines for...
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What’s going on with the resort industry anyway?

Falling stock prices, meh, whatever.But the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority reports a lot of stats are down year-to-date, including visitor volume, convention...
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“You can’t eat GDP”

Nevada's senior senator, Dean Heller, is for veterans, according to a recent Heller campaign ad. And, veterans -- especially the one who does most...
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Guest op-ed: Junk insurance plans almost killed me. Trump just made them worse.

On Wednesday morning, the American people learned that the Trump administration had expanded junk insurance plans that are designed to allow insurance companies to...

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