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Coffee and the Papers

Medical Marijuana: Nevada Assemblyman Ed Goedhart, R-Amargosa Valley, who represents Nye County, has submitted a bill draft request providing improved access to medical marijuana. He says his bill would not make marijuana legal for everyone, but would improve on legislation … Continue reading

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Sharron Angle opposes maternity leave and insurance coverage of autism

Sharron Angle on Autism and Maternity Leave She, at a Tea Party Rally in 2009, said: "Take off the mandates for coverage in the state of Nevada and all over the United States. You know what I’m talking about. You’re … Continue reading

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Want to run for a seat in the Nevada Assembly?

If you are interested in running for the Assembly, You are cordially invited to attend “Running and Serving in the Nevada Assembly: An Overview” Sponsored by the Assembly Democratic Caucus Las Vegas:   Wednesday, July 29, Noon and 5:30 p.m., Nevada … Continue reading

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Nye Democrats to hold Pancake Breakfast

Dawn Hardina notified me that the Nye County Democratic Party’s Central Committee is holding a pancake breakfast! Where: Pahrump Senior Center, 1370 West Basin Avenue, Pahrump, NV. When: Sunday, June 14, 2009 between 8-11:00 a.m. How Much: $5 per ticket. … Continue reading

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Domestic Partnerships Now Law in Nevada

The Nevada Assembly has joined the Nevada Senate to override Governor Jim Gibbons’ veto of the Domestic Partnership bill on a vote of 28-14. [Las Vegas Sun] Nevada has become the 17th state to recognize the relationships of gay and … Continue reading

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Gibbons sets a veto record

Governor Jim “no new taxes” Gibbons hammered legislative bill after legislative bill (41 of them) with his red VETO stamp, setting a new record for Nevada. And the Nevada legislature keeps overriding his vetoes, or most of them anyway. [Las … Continue reading

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Bailing Nevada out of its budget dilemma

The state of Nevada may be depriving itself of much needed money. The Las Vegas Sun reports today that Congress has approved more federal spending to expand the Children’s Health Insurance Program. You’ll remember past references to SCHIP. SCHIP is … Continue reading

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