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Nevada Mid Term Election Endorsements

Governor Steve Sisolak (Democrat) Adam Laxalt (Republican) Ryan Bundy (Independent) Republican Adam Laxalt—We were ready, willing and able to support Laxalt until he joined himself at the hip with…

It Is In Our Interest To Save Other Species

Once thriving in the longleaf pine forests of the South, only about 250 remain in the wild, in Mississippi. The endangered frog could soon disappear forever if the U.S. Supreme Court rules against a…

Seriously Mentally Ill

Some threaten us. Occasionally, they assault people. Thousands of mentally ill people cycle in and out of hospital emergency rooms. They strain our medical system, scare the public and sometimes…

Who Will Win The Enthusiasm Vote In November?

One clear result from the Kavanaugh blowup is that it has closed the enthusiasm gap between the parties. An October 9 to 12, CBS News/YouGov poll found more Republicans very enthusiastic about voting…

Republicans, Vote Your Principles

In a few pages you will see our endorsements. There are many cases where we have not made an endorsement because we refuse to endorse Republicans who vote for higher taxes, support illegal…

What Good Is College? Signaling.

“I know you guys can’t comprehend half that shit,” the coach yells, referring to what is being taught in class. It doesn’t matter. He tells his players to go to class, sit in the front row, stay off…

John Mccain And Me

I didn't recognize the incoming telephone number, with its 202 area code, but I assumed it was a Fox News colleague from our Washington bureau.

It’s Our Constitution — Not Kavanaugh

"The powers delegated by the proposed Constitution to the federal government are few and defined. Those which are to remain in the State governments are numerous and indefinite. The former will be…

Identity Politics Are A Double-Edged Sword

If elected in November, Andrew Gillum would become "Florida's first black governor" (CNN). Stacey Abrams in Georgia could be "America's first black female governor" (Time).

Social Security Fails

You may not believe that, but it's a fact. That FICA money taken from your paycheck was not saved for you in a "trust fund." Politicians misled us. They spent every penny the moment it came in.

Screaming And Whining Aren’t Strategies

Now, Democrats have no power to stop Kavanaugh's ascension; thanks to former Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., Democrats invoked the so-called nuclear option in order to reduce the burden for approving…

The Man In The Middle

For a liberty candidate, there is no greater endorsement than support from former Texas congressman Ron Paul, who wrote on Facebook, “Ryan Bundy is running for governor of Nevada because he is tired…

Female Candidates Must Move Beyond #METOO

A woman who recently ran for president got nearly 3 million more votes than Donald Trump. Only the Electoral College -- actually, a few thousand ballots in three key states -- delivered the presidency…

Ignorant Sanders

New York Magazine says he is "quietly building a digital media empire." Mic.com calls it "one of the most powerful progressive media outfits in America."

What Is Democratic Socialism?

The 28-year-old former bartender doesn't know much about politics -- this week, she bungled her way through an interview answer by referring to Israeli "occupation" of Palestine and citing her lack of…

Employment Law Q & A

We are moving from an accrued paid time off (PTO) policy to an unlimited PTO policy. We are going to require employees to use their accrued PTO before using the unlimited PTO. May we set a date by…

Big Business Funds Big Government Message

The list is a Nevada corporate who’s who. MGM Resorts International tops the list donating $600,000 to Jon Ralston’s publication, which he claims provides “independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan…

Billy Walters Needs Trump Justice

President Trump has been having a pardon party. Normally, pardons are passed out as a president is leaving office. Trump, once again, has defied White House norms, not waiting to deliver Trump…

Nevada Taxpayers Prop Up Tesla Fraud

While pot and gaming pay big tax numbers to the state of Nevada, Elon Musk is draining Nevada’s state coffers thanks to Governor Sandoval, State Senator Michael Roberson and former Senate majority…

Why Jerusalem Matters

This week, the Trump administration inaugurated the new American embassy in Jerusalem.

THE POWER OF GOOD

This week, an evil human being murdered nearly 60 Americans and wounded more than 500 others in Las Vegas.