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Today is this day. After today… Maybe the national pundits will finally talk more about us? New Hampshire votes today. And from there, Nevada suddenly becomes far more important.
Why? Let’s talk about this downstairs.
Ammon Bundy has put out a call for elected officials from eight states to fight to get their Bundy-buddy constituents released from jail. And Michele Fiore seems to be the first legislator to respond. Ammon’s call appears in an article by Maxine Bernstein in The Oregonian, dated 8:00 am, February 8. The article contains Ammon’s video, recorded February 6, and a transcript thereof.
Ammon says ... Continue Reading →
What do you call a precinct convention in Russia? A Caucasian caucus, hehehe. We expect no less in Boulder City in less than two weeks. For all the talk of diversity in the Democratic Party, there are still pockets of predominately straight white men and women who control the party’s affairs.
Initiated only in 2008, precinct caucuses in Nevada still cause a lot of commotion in the party, ... Continue Reading →
Preface: In October of last year, Sandra Ramaker, a board member of the Virgin Valley Water District (VVWD), Mesquite Nevada, but speaking as a citizen, asked the City Council to consider water in some of their development plans. VVWD board member Barbara Ellestad and City Councilman George Rapson went apoplectic.
Ellestad used her job as Editor of the Mesquite Local News (MLN) to blast ... Continue Reading →
New Hampshire finally votes tomorrow, then Nevada can finally decide. We have a whole lot of news that will be made this week, and we’ll make sure you have the best front-row seats to all of it.
We have more for you downstairs.
Boulder City residents were honored to visit with Stephanie Schriock, President of Emily’s List, on Saturday, February 6, thanks to Hillary campaign field organizer, Clark Bogle, and passionate Democratic hostess, Sara Denton. We learned how to strategize and ... Continue Reading →
Mr. Joe Duffy spoke in favor of the Nevada Background Check Initiative at the Battle Born Progress #Nevada Summit on January 30. Duffy, Campaign Manager of Nevadans for Background Checks, was the first of three speakers on the Ballot Initiative Panel. For introductions of all speakers by the moderator, Greg Waples, see the video at the end of this article.
The first video shows Mr. Duffy’s ... Continue Reading →
Put this on your calendar — Monday, February 29 at 6:00 p.m. — Democratic Party candidates for Commission District B and Congressional District 4 will be at Wolf Creek Golf Club in Mesquite for a Candidates Press Forum.
These are two highly competitive races in the Democratic Primary on Tuesday, June 14, 2016.
The seat in Commission District B had been held by Democrat Tom Collins for three ... Continue Reading →
Abilene was one of those big small cities, if you know what I mean. There were a lot of people, but in the middle of nowhere. That didn’t mean there wasn’t anything to do, though the place wasn’t a thriving metropolis either. With the tallest buildings being grain silos, for the most part except for a few office buildings and the concert arena, well…we’re not talking New Yawk City or ... Continue Reading →