All posts tagged "Nevada"

  • Business
    The Manchurian Disconnection

    (Thomas Mitchell/4th St8) – How could any news story be more thoroughly reported and exhaustively detailed than one Sunday in the Las Vegas Sun “newspaper” about the connection between Nevada and Red China? The story starts with the Chinese coolies brought in to build the railroads to carry Nevada’s gold and silver...

  • Government
    Should In-State Tuition Subsidies Be Capped?

    (David Mansdoerfer) – The U.S. unemployment rate is at 9.1%. The unemployment rate in Nevada is at...

  • Government
    It’s Important to Flush Out Yucca Mountain’s Potential

    (David Mansdoerfer) – On September 15, 2011, Citizen Outreach signed a letter in support of resuming the...

  • Politics
    Mystery Science Theatre – Kate Marshall

    (David Mansdoerfer) – As many of you will remember, Mystery Science Theater 3000 starred Joel Robinson and...

  • Politics
    Voting Registration and Turnout – What Republicans Need to do to Turn Nevada Red in 2012

    (David Mansdoerfer) – As the 2012 election season begins to ramp up, it is important to look at Nevada’s recent voting trends and registration statistics in order to gain a picture of what the Republican Party will need to do to turn Nevada red. In 2008, by the close of registration for...

  • Opinion
    Why Is Nevada Stagnant?

    (David Mansdoerfer) – Currently, Nevada has an official unemployment rate of roughly 12% – the highest in the United States. This, however, doesn’t even begin to describe the dire economic situation Nevada is currently in. Outside of the ‘official’ unemployment rate, which only takes into account those who are actively looking for...

  • Politics
    The Two Faces of Speaker Oceguera

    (David Mansdoerfer) – In school, if you are caught plagiarizing, punishments can vary from failing the assignment...

  • Opinion
    LV Sun: Raggio defends pork spending

    The list of projects approved by the 2007 Legislature looks like a collection of receipts from a Christmas past, when mommy and daddy still had jobs and the house wasn’t in foreclosure. There’s $10 million for the Nevada Cancer Institute; $3 million for the Lou Ruvo Brain Institute; a few hundred thousand for...

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