Government

Laxalt Encourages Nevadans to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back

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(Office of the Nevada Attorney General) – Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DFA) announced that the 11th National Prescription Drug Take-Back will take place on April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nevadans have the opportunity to help prevent pill abuse and theft by …

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Ammon Bundy Questions Authority Of Feds To Prosecute Him

The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon was illegally occupied by armed protesters, led by Ammon Bundy, in January, this year. (Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons)

(Steven Dubois, Associated Press) – Ammon Bundy never waivered in challenging the authority of the government over the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon. The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled twice the government has title of ownership over said track of land and Bundy has no right over it. In strong …

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U.S. Sugar vs. Global “Blue Light Specials”

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(Chuck Muth) – OK, so here are two of the talking points being peddled by critics of the current U.S. sugar program… 1.)  Candy-makers and other sugar-product manufacturers could be buying sugar on the world market cheaper than the cost of domestic sugar. 2.)  Because manufacturers are buying domestic sugar for …

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Mother Nature, Impeachment and the U.S. Sugar Program

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(Chuck Muth, President, Citizen Outreach) – As much as critics of the U.S. sugar program would like to debate the issue theoretically and academically, reality continues to throw a monkey wrench into their arguments. The fact is the global market is not a free market and foreign government policies and actions, …

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Obama’s “Grouseketeers” versus Nevada

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(Adam Laxalt) – Together with several Nevada counties, ranchers and miners, we are actively litigating against the Obama administration’s “Grouseketeers” and their Greater Sage Grouse “protection plan” that will restrict millions of acres of federal land.  These absurd regulations have halted development of millions and millions of acres that Nevadans depend on for economic livelihood and have no …

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CBO’s crystal ball projections are really just “fuzzy math”

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(Chuck Muth) – Critics of the U.S. sugar program latched onto a recent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report that projects a cost to taxpayers of $138 million. Sounds like a lot.  But not really.  Certainly not by comparison.  And not even true. First, the $138 million projection is over a ten …

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Pot, Gun Control Initiatives Become Official for Nevada ’16 Ballot

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(Carson City, NV; April 11, 2016) – Nevada Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske announces two initiative petitions have qualified for inclusion on the 2016 General Election ballot.  The Background Check Initiative will be listed as Question Number 1 on the ballot, while the Initiative to Regulate and Tax Marijuana will …

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