All posts tagged "Clark County firefighters"

  • Business
    Right To Work, Public Unions, And Government Agencies

    (Jim Clark) – Nevada is a “right to work” state.  Another 22 states have enacted “right to work laws”–statutes that prohibit both employers and unions from entering into any contract that makes either union membership, or for that matter, prohibits union membership, as a condition of new or continued employment.  Essentially these...

  • Government
    Maybe You Can Fight City Hall

    (Michael Chamberlain/Nevada Business Coalition) – The Clark County Fire Department (CCFD) accepted all of the proposed changes to its Places of Assembly permits created by NBC in consultation with an alliance of affected companies and industry organizations, such as the Nevada Restaurant Association (NvRA) and Nevada Tavern Owners Association (NTOA). NBC worked...

  • Government
    Saving The Government Money Heals The Sick

    (Victor Joecks/NPRI) – The benefits of good government aren’t just financial. If you’re a Clark County firefighter, they also have a remarkable healing power. For years, many firefighters in Clark County were gaming the sick-leave system to boost their overtime pay. One firefighter would call in “sick,” which would allow another one...