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Despite DNC recommendations, Nevada Dems sticking with caucus in 2020

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has recommended states switch from caucuses to government-run primary elections to pick the party's presidential nominee, but Nevada Democrats...
winter homeless

Homeless working Nevadans have a hard job

Brett Yadon knew he could get a call for temp work at any given moment. Being homeless and living in the shelter at Catholic...
turn your head and cough

What ails Nevada hospitals?

Nevada hospitals lag far behind their national counterparts on a variety of quality of care measurements rated by the federal government. But a seminal...
Bush the Elder and Quayle too

The GOP path from “a kinder, gentler nation” to “very fine people, on both...

Imagine, if you will, Donald Trump and the charlatans, third-raters and crooks in his cabinet providing world leadership as the Soviet Union disintegrated, or...
PSAT exam

Charter school authority talks diversity: ‘We have to get better’

Students at state-sponsored charter schools performed better on standardized testing than students within traditional school districts in all demographic categories except one: low-income students.That...
Probably not sustainable

Climate change will make Nevada more expensive, less livable

Climate change is already costing us money. It's going to cost us a lot more. Low-income people are the ones who will be hit...
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Commissioner-elect claims no conflict on Red Rock

The headline on the Las Vegas Review-Journal editorial reads “New commissioner should recuse himself on Blue Diamond Hill development”.  The editorial goes on to...
airport

Air Traffic controller “incapacitated” at McCarran Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration says a McCarran International Airport air traffic controller “became incapacitated while on duty” Wednesday evening.  Audio of the incident indicates...

Nevada goes blue, elects Sisolak, Rosen

The blue wave that failed to wash over America showed up in Nevada, albeit a few hours late. Democrats Steve Sisolak and Jacky Rosen defeated...
going home

Horsford, Lee win open U.S. House seats

Democrats took control of the U.S. House of Representatives in Tuesday's election, and the new majority will include three Democrats from Nevada.In what was...

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