All posts tagged "jobs"

  • Nevada
    Let’s get Nevada’s unemployed hired back first

    (Victoria Seaman) – Everywhere in America, the pandemic lockdown has put people out of work, but nowhere...

  • Government
    Trump is giving Nevada workers an early holiday bonus

    (Cresent Hardy) – Christmas is still months away, but President Trump has already given Nevada workers an...

  • Featured Article
    This Just In: Jobs are Created by Job Creators, Not Socialist Politicians

    Andrew Gillum is the socialists’ latest sensation after his surprising win in Florida’s Democrat gubernatorial primary.  And shortly...

  • Politics
    Why I don’t believe the April jobs report – and neither should you

    (Wayne Allyn Root) – It’s getting really embarrassing. It’s hard to believe this is America. The media no longer prints the truth, they just print whatever lies make Obama look best. Are we living in a Banana Republic, where the media covers up for a tin pot dictator named Obama? The economy is...

  • Business
    Obama Inherited an Economy Better than Reagan Did, But …

    (Thomas Mitchell/4TH ST8) While putting Barack Obama’s name into nomination at the Democratic convention last night, former President Bill Clinton said: “I want to nominate a man whose own life has known its fair share of adversity and uncertainty. A man who ran for President to change the course of an already...

  • Politics
    Pipeline Delayed; Obama Cares More About His Job Than Yours

    (Thomas Mitchell/4th St8) – It’s been said many times and many ways over the past couple of days, but I doubt if it’s been said any better. The Morning Bell at Heritage Foundation opens with this ringing indictment of the Obama administration and gets to the crux of the matter: “If Americans...

  • Politics
    Heller vs. Reid In The Battle Of The Sound Bite: No Contest

    (Thomas Mitchell/4th St8) – Politics in the land of the short-attention-span is often reduced to sound bites. But really good sound bites convey an image that can stick in the mind and summarize the gist of an hour-long speech. “Read my lips.” “City on a hill.” “The only thing we have to...

  • Opinion
    Jobs Bills are Legislative Wishful Thinking

    (David Mansdoerfer) – In the recent debate between Mark Amodei and Kate Marshall, Ms. Marshall accused Mr. Amodei of failing to pass a jobs bill during his time with the Nevada legislature. What I find most distressing about this statement is that Ms. Marshall, and most of her liberal counterparts, believe that...

  • Opinion
    97,390 Jobs

    NN&V Exclusive (Dan Schwartz) —the number of jobs Nevada will need to return to 5% unemployment and how to start the process. Recently, Governor Sandoval, backed by the Nevada Development Authority, signed AB 449, the Nevada Jobs and Economic Growth Plan.  The bill outlines several initiatives to reverse the state’s high unemployment...

  • Government
    Higher Energy Costs, Job Losses On The Way?

    (Kyle Gillis/NPRI) – While higher unemployment numbers usually gain more attention than higher electricity rates, two new policy studies indicate Nevada’s renewable portfolio standards may increase both rates. Suffolk University’s Beacon Hill Institute studied renewable portfolio standards (RPS) in New Mexico and Oregon and projected that, as a result of those standards,...