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...
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...
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...
27
APR
2015

j3 STRATEGIES, Ltd. hires Ryan Hamilton as Vice President

(Reno, NV) – April, 27, 2015 Reno, Nevada-based political and public affairs consulting firm j3 STRATEGIES, Ltd., announced the hiring of Ryan Hamilton as Vice President of the company. Hamilton joins j3 from the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, where he was the manager...