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Nevada Health Care Officials Discuss Quality Care in Nevada

Happy 4th of July to all! Last Sunday the Las Vegas Sun reported that its analysis of area hospital records identified 969 cases of preventable infections, bone breaks, bed sores and other harm that were not present when the patient … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Hospitals

NYE—GATEWAY TO NEVADA’S RURALS By Jack Wood Las Vegas’ Hospitals Picking up from last week’s column—the vascular surgeon in Las Vegas was finally able to get me scheduled for the angioplasty medical procedure at Spring Valley Hospital in Las Vegas. … Continue reading

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Nevada Congressional Delegation votes

Recent Senate Votes Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010 – Vote Agreed to (80-17, 3 Not Voting) The Senate approved this $33.5 billion bill funding the Department of Energy, Army Corps of Engineers and related agencies … Continue reading

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Review-Journal Publisher Slams LV Sun over Rory Reid

Sherman Frederick, (See photo to the left, taken from the RJ website)publisher of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, writes: …it’s plain that the decision already has been made over at the Las Vegas Sun to do everything possible, journalism be damned, … Continue reading

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Democrats and Lobbyists and Money

I joined working in the Obama Presidential campaign when I learned he eschewed taking campaign contributions from lobbyists. I have viewed lobbyists as corporate agents used to retain corporate ownership of the United States Congress. Bluntly, big corporations own Congress … Continue reading

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Barbara Buckley to speak in Henderson

The Henderson Democratic Club is hosting a "Legislative Town Hall" with very special guest Speaker Barbara Buckley. (all members of both the Senate and Assembly representing Henderson have been invited as well) Moderated by: Jon Ralston June 3, 2009 7:00 … Continue reading

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$1 million hole still in Nevada’s budget

The Nevada legislature is still trying to get the state’s income up enough to meet the outgo. The Review-Journal says they’re still of by $1 million. It appears they will have to and are going to raise some taxes. Governor … Continue reading

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Stimulus bill deal reached in Senate

The senate has finally stopped bickering over the stimulus bill, according to reports. The Review-Journal [Front Page] reports reported on February 7 a comparison of some of the provisions in the House and Senate versions: House: Tax credit of $500 … Continue reading

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The Stimulus for Nevada

The Las Vegas Sun today reported that “President Obama’s stimulus plan is going to require Nevada to come up with millions of dollars to qualify for the federal funds in many programs.” [Las Vegas Sun] Heck, if Nevada had “millions … Continue reading

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