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  • Mo Denis to go to bat for payroll tax hike today

    05/21/2013 9:48:23 AM PDT · by redreno · 1 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Tuesday, May 21, 2013 | 2 a.m. | By Andrew Doughman
    CARSON CITY — Perhaps nobody at the Legislature this year has been more insistent than Nevada Senate Majority Leader Mo Denis that the state must immediately put more money into Nevada’s education system. And Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval could hardly have been more clear when he said he opposes and would veto Denis’ bill to increase payroll taxes for education. But Denis will make the case today that his payroll tax hike proposal is the best way to help Nevada’s schools next school year. Noting that Nevada consistently ranks near the bottom of state-by-state education comparisons, the Las Vegas Democrat...
  • Couple Married For 36 Years Allowed Limited, Supervised Visits

    05/15/2013 9:12:43 AM PDT · by redreno · 40 replies
    www.kolotv.com ^ | 05/15/2013 | Ed Pearce
    CARSON, NV - Thelma Kessler is 86, her husband Stanley, 87. They've been married for 36 years, but now in the sunset of their lives they are allowed to see each other for just one hour a week and a court order gives others the power to file for their divorce. Thelma no longer has control of her husband's life. That's responsibility now rests with Carson City Public Guardian Debi Marzoline. After a series of court hearings, Stanley was removed from their home and put in a nursing home. There was an allegation Thelma was starving him and she was...
  • Why Nevada Democrats’ Fun Tax is the New Coke of politics

    05/12/2013 9:10:13 AM PDT · by redreno · 15 replies
    http://www.lasvegassun.com ^ | Friday, May 10, 2013 | 2 a.m | By J. Patrick Coolican (contact)
    The Mini-Golf Tax. The “Iron Man” Tax. The Burning Man Tax. I’m pretty sure most Nevadans enjoy one or more of those activities, which means if Democrats in the Legislature pass their new Nevada Entertainment and Admissions Tax, every Nevadan will curse them when they try to enjoy themselves on the weekend after a long workweek. Wow, this is stupid. So, instead of imposing a corporate tax on Wal-Mart like nearly every other state in the country, you’re going to tax me when I go to the movie theater? So I’ll pay $11.88 instead of $11? I love carrying 12...
  • Tax movies, strip clubs, gyms? That’s Nevada legislator’s proposal

    05/09/2013 9:23:10 AM PDT · by redreno · 24 replies
    http://www.lasvegassun.com ^ | 05/09/2013 | By Anjeanette Damon (contact) Anjeanette Damon
    The Legislature’s attempt to craft an entertainment tax in 2003 read a little bit like the children’s story of the hen who couldn’t persuade her barnyard animal friends to help her gather and grow grain for the winter. Lawmakers then considered a proposal by the Nevada Taxpayers Association to tax admissions to nearly every form of entertainment and recreation. But when it came time to write the bill, a common refrain was sounded by many targeted for the tax. “Not I!” said the movie theaters. “Not I!” said the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. “Not I!” said the baseball parks, bowling...
  • Are diehard anti-tax conservatives shrinking at the Nevada Legislature?

    05/05/2013 9:07:21 AM PDT · by redreno · 6 replies
    Las Vegas Sun | 05/05/2013 | By Anjeanette Damon
    CARSON CITY — Freshman Assemblyman Jim Wheeler’s favorite thing to do at the Legislature: Argue with liberals. From where he hails — the rural ranching town of Gardnerville — there aren’t many of those for the cowboy hat-wearing, retired businessman with a deep, gravely voice to argue with. “It’s so much fun,” the exuberant lawmaker said from his fourth-floor office at the Legislative Building last week. “Where else can you argue with a liberal every day? You argue with one, you can turn around and, look! There’s another!” This session, Wheeler appears to be one of a dwindling breed in...
  • State workers to say bye-bye to furloughs in July 2014 [NV]

    04/02/2013 10:50:27 AM PDT · by redreno · 3 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Tuesday, April 2, 2013 | 10:34 a.m. | By Andrew Doughman (contact)
    State employees will no longer have to take unpaid furlough days, starting in July 2014, Gov. Brian Sandoval said. The governor’s original budget had provided for decreasing furlough days from six to three per year for the next two years. An amended plan calls for three furlough days between July 1 and June 30, 2014, and no furlough days between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015. That means state employees will work and collect pay for nine more days than they worked under the current, two-year state budget.
  • Committee recommends Brooks be expelled from Legislature

    03/27/2013 9:18:38 AM PDT · by redreno
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | 03/26/2013 | By Anjeanette Damon
    A bipartisan committee of lawmakers voted Tuesday to recommend troubled Assemblyman Steven Brooks, D-North Las Vegas, be expelled from the Legislature. After meeting for nearly three hours behind closed doors, the somber committee members voted 6-to-1 to recommend expulsion. Assemblywoman Dina Neal, D-North Las Vegas, voted against the expulsion recommendation, saying she believes Brooks should be suspended, rather than expelled. The committee’s recommendation will go to the full Assembly for a vote as early as Wednesday. A two-thirds majority is needed to expel a member.
  • Legislative leaders light a fire on taxing Burning Man

    03/26/2013 5:05:35 PM PDT · by redreno · 27 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Friday, March 8, 2013 | 2 a.m. | By Anjeanette Damon (contact)
    Each year, Burning Man draws 60,000 people to the Black Rock Desert north of Reno to participate in a weeklong counterculture art festival. Admittance to the bohemia isn’t free, though. You need to buy a $380 ticket. Now, some Democratic legislative leaders are looking at the ticket proceeds and wondering why the state doesn’t get a cut. “It’s how many people and they pay how much?” Senate Majority Leader Mo Denis, D-Las Vegas, said. “I definitely think we ought to look at that.” Here’s some quick math: 60,000 tickets sold at $380 a pop equals $22.8 million. Apply the state’s...
  • Las Vegas wedding businesses: We’d love to see gay marriage legalized

    03/25/2013 9:15:22 AM PDT · by redreno · 17 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Monday, March 25, 2013 | 2 a.m. | By Andrea Domanick (contact)
    Loosen his bow tie and snuggle up, you two,” says Las Vegas photographer Linda Quackenboss, directing a camera-shy couple sitting for portraits in her studio. Reaching out, Phil Pineda does as he’s told and loosens Mel Cole’s bow tie. “There’s my GQ smile!” the petite 53-year-old tells the couple, who will be celebrating their fifth anniversary this fall. “Maybe I can shoot your wedding soon.” For Quackenboss, who estimates that 30 percent of her clientele are members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, the suggestion is more than friendly conversation. It’s marketing.
  • Smaller classes not at top of Sandoval’s education agenda (Nevada)

    03/24/2013 7:34:35 AM PDT · by redreno · 11 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | 03/24/2013 | By Anjeanette Damon (contact)
    CARSON CITY — Gov. Brian Sandoval has said his administration has two top priorities: education and economic development. When it comes to education, Sandoval has used both the bully pulpit of his office and his budget to call for school choice, ending social promotion, expanding full-day kindergarten and improving funding for programs targeting English-language learners. But Sandoval and his administration have been largely silent on one key issue important to education advocates, school districts and Democrats: reining in class sizes. That’s not to say he’s ignoring it completely.
  • Skorkowsky, other educators press for more money to reduce class sizes

    03/23/2013 1:33:17 PM PDT · by redreno · 26 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | 03/23/2013 | By Cy Ryan (contact)
    A parade of educators told legislative budget committees Saturday that more money must be poured into reducing class sizes in the elementary grades to help students advance. “We have to restore class size,” said Pat Skorkowsky, interim superintendent of the Clark County School District. “Our teachers are asked to do more and more with less.” An overflow crowd in Las Vegas attended the hearing, which was televised from Carson City. Jeremy Christensen, a high school teacher in Clark County, called it child abuse when children are packed into a classroom
  • Effort to undo state employee pay cuts off table

    10/08/2012 5:53:57 PM PDT · by redreno · 6 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Oct. 8, 2012 | 12:16 a.m. | AP
    CARSON CITY — Faced with rising costs, Gov. Brian Sandoval is backing off his promise to undo pay cuts imposed on state employees last year. Gerald Gardner, his chief of staff, said the governor has issued orders to agency heads to continue the reductions in the proposed 2014-15 budget. Gardner told the Nevada Appeal that Sandoval hasn't given up on efforts to undo the work furloughs, pay cuts, and suspension of merit and longevity pay imposed on state workers.
  • Killer complains he wasn’t allowed to cry at trial

    01/14/2012 2:29:19 PM PST · by redreno · 10 replies · 1+ views
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Friday, Jan. 13, 2012 | 2:47 p.m. | By Cy Ryan (contact)
    CARSON CITY — The Nevada Supreme Court has rejected the appeal of Las Vegas killer Clayton L. Wrencher, who complained his rights were violated when he was warned not to cry or show remorse during his trial. Wrencher was admonished by District Court Judge Michelle Leavitt not to shed tears or display emotion, and he maintains that prejudiced him before the jury. The court said Wrencher did not object at trial but raised the issue later.
  • IHOP Shooter Used Illegally Converted AK-47

    10/24/2011 10:25:09 AM PDT · by marktwain · 14 replies · 1+ views
    Marktwain | 24 October, 2011 | Marktwain
    Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong has stated that the IHOP Shooter, Edwardo Sencion, used a Norinco Mak 90 that was illegally converted to fully automatic fire. The BATF has traced the history of the rifle to California, where it was sold five years ago. Sheriff Furlong said that the BATF told him that the rifle had been professionally converted to full auto fire. No information was given on the prior history of the pistol or the Romarm Cugir rifle that was found in the shooter’s vehicle. The Romarm Cugir rifle was commonly imported as the WASR-10, another semi automatic AK-47...
  • Carson City Shooting Prompts A Call For Review of Nevada's Gun Laws (illegal NFA)

    10/24/2011 8:27:02 AM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 37 replies
    KOLOTv.com ^ | 23OCT11 | AP
    A deadly shooting rampage at a Carson City IHOP restaurant last month has prompted a call for a review of Nevada's gun laws. Assembly Judiciary Committee Chairman William Horne said it would be appropriate for lawmakers to consider changes to the state's gun regulations after a man with a history of mental illness shot 11 people with an assault weapon at the restaurant, killing three Nevada National Guard members and a civilian before killing himself. Horne, D-Las Vegas, told the Reno Gazette-Journal that while he's a gun owner who supports gun rights, he questions why citizens need to own an...
  • The Carson City IHOP Shooter Picked A Target Surrounded By Military Facilities

    09/08/2011 11:09:59 AM PDT · by La Enchiladita · 22 replies
    Business Insider ^ | Sept. 7, 2011 | Robert Johnson
    When Eduardo Sancion chose the location for his shooting spree in Carson City, Nevada Tuesday he picked a a street home to at least seven military installations and recruitment centers. Just over a mile away on South Carson Street is the Army National Guard, another mile north is the Nevada Army national Guard depot. Scattered throughout the stripmalls and businesses on Carson St. are recruiters for the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines. Sancion pulled up to to the IHOP known to be popular among servicemembers in a blue minivan with a "Support Our Troops" bumper sticker on the back,...
  • Was The Gun (AK47) Used In Nevada Killing A Fast And Furious Gun (AK47)?

    09/07/2011 5:26:09 AM PDT · by xzins · 73 replies
    The Real Revo ^ | 6 Sep 11
    <p>CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A man with an AK-47 assault rifle shot an entire group of five uniformed National Guard members eating breakfast at a Nevada IHOP on Tuesday, killing two of them and another person in a hail of gunfire.</p>
  • Deadly shooting at Nevada restaurant [ Follows several hate filled Democrat speeches ]

    09/06/2011 1:36:54 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 69 replies
    Reuters ^ | Sep 6 2011 | Reuters
    An official says three people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a Nevada IHOP restaurant, wounding himself and nine other people.
  • 2 of 3 killed at Nev. restaurant were Guardsmen [ Carson City NV IHOP ]

    09/06/2011 12:09:58 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 46 replies
    AP ^ | 9-6-2011 | AP
    CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A gunman with a rifle opened fire at an IHOP restaurant in Nevada's capital on Tuesday, wounding six people and himself and killing two uniformed National Guardsmen in a hail of gunfire during the morning breakfast hour, authorities and witnesses said. A third person was killed in addition to the servicemembers, and the gunman was not expected to survive, said Carson City Sheriff Kenny Furlong. It wasn't immediately clear whether the gunman had any connection with the military or the guard, said Nevada National Guard Sgt. Mike Getten. He said guard members were meeting at...
  • 7 shot at Carson City IHOP restaurant 90

    09/06/2011 11:30:36 AM PDT · by Dallas59 · 23 replies
    Fox Five News ^ | 9/6/2011 | Fox Five News
    CARSON CITY, NV (FOX5) - At least seven people, including a gunman, were wounded after a shooting at a Carson City restaurant, authorities said. The Carson City Sheriff's Office said the shooting happened around 9 a.m. Tuesday at an IHOP restaurant. According to Sheriff Kenny Furlong, the shooter was wounded and transported to a local hospital. Six others were shot and also transported to local medical facilities.
  • Possible Multiple Shooting in Carson City, Suspect Still in the Area

    09/06/2011 9:57:12 AM PDT · by Crapgame · 296 replies
    CARSON CITY, NV - Carson City sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting in the area of the IHop on South Carson Street. Details are very sketchy, but initial reports indicate that more than one person has been shot on the 3800 block of Carson Street and a suspect is still in the area. We have a crew on the way and we'll update this story as information becomes available.
  • Facebook rant hits close to home for state employee

    08/06/2011 8:08:16 AM PDT · by redreno · 19 replies
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Friday, Aug. 5, 2011 | 10:26 a.m. | By Anjeanette Damon
    The story is almost old hat these days. Despite constant warnings to be careful what you post on Facebook, a disgruntled employee who is irritated at a boss, a customer or a co-worker, takes to the social networking site to vent some spleen — and ends up getting disciplined or even fired. It’s a fate that has befallen a North Carolina waitress at a pizza restaurant, a Philadelphia Eagles stadium worker and a group of airline workers in recent months. But what if it’s the boss who decides to use Facebook to complain about an employee?
  • Wake up! Get back to work, you lazy bum.

    05/14/2011 9:22:57 AM PDT · by redreno · 5 replies
    twitter ^ | 5/14/2011 | AnjeanetteDamon
    Wake up! Jeez. Any body want to guess who this Nevada legislator is?
  • Woo hoo!! The Tea Party Express II rolls into Nevada!! [FReepathon thread XI]

    10/27/2009 2:04:11 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 113 replies · 3,482+ views
    The Tea Party Express rolls into Nevada!! We'll be at Tonopah, Hawthorne and Fallon today, and Carson City tomorrow morning, and then it's back to California at Walnut Creek tomorrow night!! Conservative groups have joined forces to make this massive national effort possible. Besides the lead sponsor, the Our Country Deserves Better Committee, the Tea Party Express II enjoys support from Grassfire.org, ResistNet, Free Republic, Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association, National Tax Limitation Committee, Americans for Prosperity, the Conservative MultiCultural Coalition, and dozens of local tea party groups across the country. The Tea Party Express II: Countdown to Judgment Day national...
  • Channel the Anger: Taking to the Streets into a Force for Conservative Change

    04/19/2009 10:02:06 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 15 replies · 730+ views
    Townhall ^ | April 20, 2009 | Terry Paulson
    On April 15th, we interrupted my vacation in Tahoe to participate in a rousing tax-day tea party in Carson City, Nevada. We joined over two thousand souls who were tired of watching President Obama chip away daily at our individual liberties and bankrupt the country we love. To the dismay of liberals and their mainstream media supporters, Americans showed up in the tens of thousands across the United States. These were no parties of the rich gathering in their finery for fundraising tea parties. These were average Americans coming together to take a stand for individual liberty! In doing so,...
  • Freeper VIDEO: Carson City Tea Party - Feel the Energy! (Media claimed only 1500 attending - hah!)

    04/16/2009 5:53:43 AM PDT · by Atlas Sneezed · 24 replies · 2,401+ views
    Freeper Video ^ | 4-16-2009 | Freeper on the scene
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRzfoMrRWX0 Under gray skies, with wintry temperatures in the upper thirties, thousands of frustrated but enthusiastic taxpayers turned out today in Carson City Nevada for perhaps the biggest grass-roots protest demonstration the tiny capitol city has ever seen. The crowd gathered beginning at 10:30 AM, on the tree-covered lawn of the Legislative building, with the trees in full blossom to provide a soft canopy for the determined protesters. The flag-festooned protest continued through 1PM. The group included families with children, young adults, seniors, and veterans. The crowd of thousands stretched out on both sides of Carson Street, for 5 blocks,...
  • Thousands Turn out for Carson City, NV T.E.A. Party (Great Photos!)

    04/15/2009 4:13:44 PM PDT · by Atlas Sneezed · 24 replies · 1,961+ views
    Freeper on the Scene | 4-15-2009 | Beelzebbuba
    Under gray skies, with wintry temperatures in the upper thirties, thousands of frustrated but enthusiastic taxpayers turned out today in Carson City Nevada for perhaps the biggest grass-roots protest demonstration the tiny capitol city has ever seen. The crowd gathered beginning at 10:30 AM, on the tree-covered lawn of the Legislative building, with the trees in full blossom to provide a soft canopy for the determined protesters. The flag-festooned protest continued through 1PM. The group included families with children, young adults, seniors, and veterans. The crowd of thousands stretched out on both sides of Carson Street, for 5 blocks, greeting...
  • Attention Sacramento and Reno/Carson City: Our Country Rallies and Get Out the Vote

    10/14/2008 9:08:23 AM PDT · by Jeliota · 6 replies · 364+ views
    10/14/2008 | Anonymous
    "The Stop Obama Tour" will be taking a stand in your cities on October 15th. If you live near those areas, you are encouraged to come and show your support for America. Bring your American flags, your Nobama signs, and you can even bring your resumes to show that you have better executive experience than Obama. If you pal around with terrorists, please list them in the References section, as that seems to be an essential qualification. The rallies are being run by Our Country Deserves Better (where you can find a schedule of where they will be next) and...
  • Sarah Palin in Carson City, Nevada

    09/15/2008 3:16:26 PM PDT · by ninergold3 · 51 replies · 428+ views
    Me, Myself & I | September 15, 2008 | Ninergold3 aka Nadine from NV
    OK folks, here is my report on the Sarah Palin rally held in Carson City, NV on Saturday, September 13, 2008. The day the Palin visit was made, I called the Carson City Republican HQ to get information. The poor woman who answered the phone was tearing her hair out as they had zero information, phones ringing off the hook and people just dropping by. I picked my daughter up from school at 11AM - she's a senior in HS and won't be able to vote in this election (she hasn't forgiven me for having her 6 months too late)....
  • Palin Draws Crowd on First Solo Swing, Hews to Campaign Script

    09/15/2008 2:36:28 AM PDT · by jerry557 · 28 replies · 299+ views
    Bloomberg.com via Yahoo ^ | 09/15/08 | Nicholas Johnston
    Sept. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Denny and Melanie Doyal got in line Saturday three hours before Sarah Palin's first solo campaign rally outside Alaska. They were among the latecomers. Terril Tungate was at a Carson City, Nevada, park by 10:30 a.m., seven hours before the Republican vice presidential nominee took the stage. When Palin finished, Tungate emerged from the throng clutching an autographed campaign sign. ``It was the bomb,'' the 52-year-old legal secretary shouted over the cheers. While she's long supported Republican presidential candidate John McCain, Tungate said, ``now it's 10 times better.'' (snip) After the speech, the Nevada crowd stuck...
  • Palin focuses on women in solo debut

    09/13/2008 8:53:23 PM PDT · by Plutarch · 42 replies · 298+ views
    Politico ^ | September 13, 2008 | JONATHAN MARTIN
    CARSON CITY, Nevada – Sarah Palin made her debut in this swing state with many of the same well-rehearsed lines she’s used to excite Republicans across the country since her rocket rise to political prominence. This time, though, she didn’t have to appear as an opening act. After a week of campaigning side-by-side with John McCain, and often overshadowing him in the process, Palin made her first solo campaign appearance outside Alaska with an upbeat confidence, plainly comfortable being the main attraction. Introduced by Lt. Governor Brian Krolicki as “a hockey mom with attitude” to about 5,000 people in an...
  • Bill Richardson touts Obama

    09/14/2008 6:41:36 AM PDT · by tomymind · 21 replies · 169+ views
    New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson still has fans in Nevada. The former Democratic presidential candidate was in North Las Vegas on Saturday, holding a town hall at the College of Southern Nevada's campus on East Cheyenne Avenue. Richardson, who is of Mexican descent, emphasized the importance of the Hispanic vote in Nevada and other Western states as he campaigned for Democratic nominee Sen. Barack Obama. A boxing aficionado, Richardson said he was also in town for Saturday night's title fight between Juan Manuel Marquez and Joel Casamayor. Richardson endorsed Obama in March, prompting outrage from those close to New York...
  • Nevadans get fired up by Palin

    09/14/2008 3:50:17 AM PDT · by rellimpank · 25 replies · 574+ views
    Las Vegas Review-Journal ^ | 14 sept 08 | ED VOGEL
    CARSON CITY -- Until Saturday afternoon, Yerington resident Laura Tracy never had attended a political rally in her life. But she had a hard time controlling her emotions and her political sign when she and 5,000 others pushed into a park pavilion to scream for Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin like she was one of The Beatles. You see, Tracy, like Palin, is a hunter, good enough to have shot a wild turkey for her family's dinner last Thanksgiving. For Palin's first campaign appearance in Nevada, Tracy hoisted a sign that read "Hunter Chick 4 Palin" on one side...
  • Republicans say they back Palin 100 percent

    09/14/2008 4:59:39 AM PDT · by Maelstorm · 16 replies · 128+ views
    With just 15 minutes to go before Sarah Palin's event was to start Saturday, the Pony Express Pavilion was only about a quarter full. The hold-up: The Secret Service had just one metal detector to run a line of some 3,500 people through. At 4:45 p.m., they gave up. They moved the metal detector out of the way and the crowd flooded into the pavilion. As one McCain backer said, the Alaskan Governor isn't in serious danger in Carson City.
  • Sarah In Carson City - Live Feed!

    09/13/2008 5:34:59 PM PDT · by curth · 49 replies · 167+ views
    9/13/2008 | Curth
    I found a live feed for todays rally. She hasn't spoken yet. http://www.rgj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080913/NEWS18/80913017
  • Palin has landed in Carson City(web live streaming link! on the right column)

    09/13/2008 5:49:02 PM PDT · by maccaca · 63 replies · 336+ views
    RGJ
    She was accompanied by her husband Todd Palin on the official campaign plane with "McCain-Palin" painted on the side. She was met by Reno Mayor Bob Cashell and airport officials before quickly leaving in a motorcade. More than 8,000 people are waiting the Pony Express Pavilion in Carson City to see Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin at 6 p.m., according to Carson City Sheriff's Office estimates.
  • Carson City, NV Event with Governor Sarah Palin [9/13/08]

    09/10/2008 9:05:36 PM PDT · by davidosborne · 12 replies · 329+ views
    John McCain Campain site ^ | 10 Sept. 2008 | Sarah Palin
    Governor Sarah Palin will be in Carson City for an event this Saturday, September 13th! Come be a part of this historic event! Saturday, September 13th 2008 Pony Express Pavilion in Mills Park 1111 East William Street Carson City, NV 89701 Doors open at 4:00 p.m. For more information, RSVP to PalinNevada@Gmail.com, call Tim Kelly at (702)425-2299 or click here. Parking is available at Carson City High School (1111 N. Saliman Rd, Carson City, NV 89701). Shuttles will be running between the event and the parking lot.
  • Carson City, NV Rally with Governor Sarah Palin

    09/12/2008 9:29:21 AM PDT · by flyfree · 149+ views
    What: Carson City, NV Rally with Governor Sarah Palin When: September 13, 2008 2:00 p.m. Where: Pony Express Pavilion in Mills Park 1111 East William Street Carson City, NV 89701 Join Governor Sarah Palin for a Rally in Carson City, NV this Saturday September 13th! Come be a part of this historic event! Saturday, September 13th 2008 Pony Express Pavilion in Mills Park Doors open at 2:00 p.m. Programming starts at 5:00 p.m. For more information, RSVP click here. Parking is available at Carson City High School (1111 N. Saliman Rd, Carson City,NV 89701). Shuttles will be running between the...
  • Blazing Hot Tour! [The Fight for Victory Tour is now underway!!]

    09/03/2007 2:19:32 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 46 replies · 1,728+ views
    Move America Forward ^ | Monday, September 03, 2007 | Catherine Moy
    Move America Forward’s merry band of caravaners are headed west on Interstate 80- to Sacramento after an inspiring gathering of patriots in Carson City, Nev. (So excuse my writing if it’s a bit off. I’m in a moving motorhome!) More than 200 people showed up in red, white and blue at MAF’s first stop on our “Fight for Victory Tour” and heard talks from military mothers, Chairman Melanie Morgan, Vice Chairman Lt. Col. Buzz Patterson, and Presidential candidate Duncan Hunter. Across the street in front of the office of Sen. Harry “cut-and-run” Reid were about 40 lefties who support surrender...
  • Democrat Party Organizes Against Pro-Troop Tour

    09/02/2007 6:27:32 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 14 replies · 790+ views
    moonbattery.com ^ | September 2, 2007 | Van Helsing
    Democrat Party Organizes Against Pro-Troop Tour Move America Forward is launching a "Fight for Victory Tour," which will set off tomorrow with a rally in Carson City, Nevada, and climax with a giant "Let Our Troops Win" rally in DC on September 15. With all the contentiousness in politics these days, its nice to see rallies in support of something that no American could oppose — our troops' victory over Islamic terrorists in Iraq. But wait, I'm forgetting the Democrat Party, which is organizing counterrallies in an attempt to shout down those who support our troops. A small sampling: National...
  • Carson City, Nevada - "Fight for Victory Tour" Kicks Off September 3rd

    08/18/2007 6:00:32 PM PDT · by Impeach98 · 11 replies · 528+ views
    Move America Forward ^ | 08/18/2007 | Mary Pearson
    The National "Fight for Victory Tour" Kickoff Event Carson City, Nevada - Sept. 3, 2007 - 9:00AM Join Move America Forward and a coalition of other pro-troop groups as we launch the national "Fight for Victory Tour" (a patriotic pro-troop caravan that crosses the nation) for our first Pro-Troop Rally. The "Fight for Victory Tour" kicks off on Monday September 3rd with this 9:00 AM rally in Carson City then crosses the nation before concluding with "The Gathering of Eagles" and a giant pro-troop rally in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, September 15th. The rally takes place at Mills Park,...
  • Westwood One Launches 'The Monica Crowley Show' (debuts Sat April 1st at Noon ET)

    03/28/2006 4:58:35 AM PST · by ajolympian2004 · 12 replies · 2,886+ views
    Westwood One Press Release ^ | Monday March 20th, 2006 | Peter Sessa
    WESTWOOD ONE LAUNCHES THE MONICA CROWLEY SHOW --New Program to Air Saturdays, Noon - 3 p.m. ET-- Beginning Saturday, April 1, 2006 New York, NY Monday, Mar 20, 2006 - Westwood One (NYSE: WON) is proud to announce the national launch of The Monica Crowley Show, the three-hour talk program hosted by author and news personality Monica Crowley. The show begins Saturday, April 1, 2006, and will air from noon to 3 p.m. ET. The Monica Crowley Show will debut on major market stations across the country including: WABC-AM New York, WTKK-FM Boston and WTNT-AM Washington DC. The show will...
  • Not All Drug Dealers Are Created Equal

    02/02/2006 5:05:37 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 29 replies · 1,582+ views
    The Loft ^ | February 1, 2006 | Chuck Muth
    Bernabe Rivas of Carson City, Nevada, was busted for trafficking in methamphetamine, reports the Nevada Appeal. A felony. But rather than prosecute the illegal drug dealer on the felony charge, District Judge Bill Maddox sent him to drug court…over the objections of the drug court committee which reviews and approves such cases. By having his case heard in drug court, Rivas avoids the possibility of being convicted of a felony. Instead, he simply has to take frequent drug tests, keep a job and not get busted again for the next two years. Now here’s the kicker… The reason Judge Maddox...
  • Suffer the Children…

    12/29/2005 10:47:52 AM PST · by Terresa Monroe-Hamilton · 1 replies · 241+ views
    NoisyRoom.net ^ | 12/29/2005 | Terresa Monroe-Hamilton
    By: Terresa Monroe-Hamilton This article is in response to the ‘Missing in Action’ column from Maggie O’Neill published in the Nevada Appeal on December 26th, 2005 entitled: ‘Trust the Teachers.’ Obviously, this article was not posted online out of fear of rebuttal from bloggers such as myself. Well, Maggie, I would not want to deprive you of a parent’s insight or a fair review. However, you have magnanimously deprived Joe Enge of an unbiased review and instead have decided to push the Teachers’ Union party line so to speak… Bravo! But at least, we can see where you stand. When...
  • Reddy Finney, Joe Enge, and the US Constitution

    11/05/2005 9:24:44 AM PST · by Congressman Billybob · 11 replies · 1,638+ views
    Special to FreeRepublic ^ | 6 November 2005 | John Armor (Congressman Billybob)
    The Carson City, Nevada, school administrators are attempting to fire an award-winning history teacher, Joe Enge. Why should that matter to you? I’ll combine his story with that of my 11th grade history teacher. Maybe you’ll agree this matters to everyone who cares about the future of America. In Carson City schools, administrators insist that history teachers begin teaching American history with the Civil War. Joe Enge, an 11th grade teacher there who’s written two history books and has served on a statewide board on history teaching, disagrees. He begins at the beginning, teaching his students about the American Revolution,...
  • GOTV - Nevada - How to get Involved!

    10/21/2004 7:43:21 AM PDT · by Seeking the truth · 27 replies · 589+ views
    October 21, 2004 | Seeking the Truth
    Today's edition of the Review Journal says "Poll says Bush has Big Lead". This is the Mason Dickson poll from yesterday. That's great to read but long ago, I promised myself that I will get involved in the Get Out the Vote (GOTV) campaign here in Las Vegas. I have memories seared in my brain from Election 2000, when I lived in Boca Raton, Florida - Ground Zero. I've told countless people since then how I observed the evil, criminal corrupt Democrat Party attempt a coup during those 36 days. They are trying the same thing again here in Nevada....