All posts tagged "job creation"

  • Government
    Obama’s American Jobs Act: Who Writes This Stuff?

    (Dan Schwartz) – President Obama is adrift in a sea of unprecedented national debt and ever-expanding deficits, yet he has proposed an array of government programs that would make even Lyndon Johnson blush. The Administration suggests a host of tax increases to pay for his agenda, but the bottom line of the...

  • Government
    Economic Development Board Takes Shape

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada Business Bureau) – Gov. Brian Sandoval and legislative leaders today announced their appointments to the new Economic Development Board, which will focus on job creation and economic diversification. Sandoval has appointed Rob Roy, CEO of Switch in Las Vegas, William Weidner with Gaming Asset Management, and Kathleen Drakulich, a lawyer...

  • Opinion
    Texas: U.S.’s Job Creation Capital

    (Andy Matthews/NPRI) – Rick Perry’s “jobs record” is generating much discussion these days, as the Texas governor has officially jumped into the race for the Republican presidential nomination and has already assumed frontrunner status. The chief driver of this issue has been the Perry campaign itself — and for good reason. Against...

  • Opinion
    Open A Brothel – It’s Easier Than Opening A Mine

    (Fred Weinberg/The Penny Press) – Elsewhere in the pages of this week’s issue, you will see a piece by Tom Mitchell about Congressional candidate Mark Amodei and his absolutely correct viewpoint on how the Harry Reid-Barack Obama-Nancy Pelosi cabal has literally killed job creation in Nevada. Amodei had a pretty good understanding...