12
JAN
2017

How Nevada Politicians Violate State Constitution’s Taxpayer Protections

By VICTOR JOECKS LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL Legislators have been skirting the Nevada Constitution to pass tax increases for 20 years, and it’s time to expose their scheme. They’re violating the Gibbons’ Tax Restraint Initiative, a voter-approved constitutional amendment that...
10
JAN
2017

Fearing Trump Supporters, Now Liberals Are Buying Guns

By Joe Schoenmann: Just before November’s election, gun sales in America shot through the roof. This was the storyline: Gun owners feared Hillary Clinton would, somehow, take away their guns. Then the shocker: Donald Trump got elected. But a funny thing happened. Gun sales around...
12
OCT
2016

Another day, another Question 1 ad in Nevada (VIDEO)

by Christen Smith Nevadans for Background Checks — the state surrogate for former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s arsenal of gun control groups — released a new commercial Tuesday urging voters to support Question 1 in November. “The law requires criminal background...
11
OCT
2016

Nevada Senate votes to help fund proposed NFL stadium in Las Vegas

CARSON CITY, Nev. — A plan to put $750 million in public funds toward an NFL stadium in Las Vegas has passed the first of two major votes in the Nevada Legislature, with lawmakers saying they understood their votes might draw criticism but they want to bring more jobs to a...
08
OCT
2016

Battle over background checks in Nevada heads toward Nov. 8

By KEN RITTER – Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) – Both sides in a battle over a ballot measure to tighten gun background checks in Nevada say too many criminals have weapons. They disagree as they attempt to sway voters ahead of the Nov. 8 vote on whether a proposed...
07
OCT
2016

Background check ballot question fires up debate

by Heidi Kyser For its second televised roundtable discussion of questions on the Nevada ballot this November, Vegas PBS focused on No. 1, pertaining to background checks for gun purchses: Shall Chapter 202 of the Nevada Revised Statues be amended to prohibit, except in certain...
21
JUN
2016

Krasner wins Assembly District 26

By: Seth A. Richardson Lisa Krasner reigned supreme in the race for Assembly District 26, according to unofficial results from the Washoe County Registrar’s office. With all precincts reporting, Krasner bested Jason Guinasso in the race for outgoing Assemblyman Randy...
11
MAY
2016

After Loss, Cruz Works to Keep Supporters Engaged

by Patrick Svitek May 9, 2016: Ted Cruz is not done with the Republican presidential race yet. The Texas senator may have dropped out of the race last week, but he is working to ensure his supporters stay engaged through the Republican National Convention, where presumptive...
26
FEB
2016

Republican presidential campaigns gear up in Alaska for Super Tuesday

Alaska Dispatch News; Devin Kelly: Alaska Republicans will head to the polls next Tuesday to decide on a Republican nominee for president, one of 13 such contests being held around the country on “Super Tuesday.” Twenty-five delegates will be up for grabs in the Alaska Republican...
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