(NN&V Staff) – Dr. Ben Carson, riding high in the polls as a leading candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, sat down with the editorial board of the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Monday after a campaign stop in Pahrump.
On issue after issue, Carson displayed a strong commitment to state’s rights.
“I would advocate returning land to the states,” Carson said regarding the fact that some 80 percent of Nevada’s land is owned by the federal government. “It’s not like they’re irresponsible people who don’t care what happens.
Carson took a similar position on Internet gaming, saying it “should be left up to the states.
The retired neurosurgeon also addressed how he would deal with ISIS and terrorism, as well as alternatives to ObamaCare.