#NVLeg Live Thread: Day 117

Intrigue! Suspense! betrayal. Double-cross. Drama. Mess.

This is the final weekend of the 78th Session of the Nevada Legislature. Are you truly ready for this?
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American Exceptionalism? How About Banana Republic?

If you are old enough, you can remember when America was number one in the world in a whole host of us-banana-republicthings. The road to the future may be paved with good intentions, but not America’s roads and bridges.

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#NVLeg Live Thread: Day 116

It’s all coming together. Yet it’s all falling apart. So which is it? Yes.

It’s an enigma wrapped in a riddle that’s shrouded in mystery. This is #NVLegApocalypseNow. Are you ready for Armageddon?
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President Obama is Too Weak on Climate Change

This article presents several examples to show that President Obama is not doing enough to combat

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climate change. He is certainly not doing everything he has the power to do. Is he cozying up too much ... Continue Reading →

A Free Community College Education

President Obama proposed to make a two-year community college education free during the 2015 State COLLEGE+MONEY4of the Union Address. The president said, “Tennessee, a state with Republican leadership, and Chicago, a city with Democratic leadership, are showing that free community college is possible,” ... Continue Reading →