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Let’s do some time travel today. Are you up for that? What happened weeks ago in Carson City explains why certain institutions in Las Vegas are in such turmoil now.
Yesterday Governor Jerry Brown signed a strict mandatory vaccinations bill for children in California that does not exempt parents from obtaining vaccinations for religious or personal reasons. Without proper vaccinations, children cannot attend school.
Only if a parent has a doctor’s medical ... Continue Reading →
Obviously, attempting to score some popularity points, the Obama administration has ordered food companies to phase out the use of artificial, artery clogging, hydrogenated oils. ... Continue Reading →
After two almost completely noncompetitive election cycles in Boulder City an outside observer may gather that voters are either quite satisfied, or quite somnambulant. While there’s a bit of that going ... Continue Reading →
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Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul held a town hall meeting with about 90 supporters in Mesquite on Monday afternoon. Paul was on a day long swing through Nevada and Mesquite was ... Continue Reading →
The U.S. Supreme Court dropped its final three decisions of this term on Monday. The two biggest bombs — upholding the Affordable Care Act and ruling that same sex couples can marry in all 50 states — landed ... Continue Reading →
Here we go again with another public dollar giveaway to the private sector by the Mesquite (NV) Mayor and City Council.
This time the spend-thrifts decided to start an economic development fund to give away public money to whomever they feel deserves it. Their decision came from a recommendation ... Continue Reading →
“We appear to have had a launch vehicle failure” were the first words of the announcer, coming about 30 seconds after an obvious explosion of a rocket launch. That launch, from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, was of a SpaceX CRS-7 Falcon 9 rocket on a resupply mission to the International Space ... Continue Reading →