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Radical change | NEVADA VIEWS

Ranked-choice voting — which is the subject of a November ballot question in Nevada — is a system that allows voters to rank candidates in…

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‘Groundhog Day’ with the teacher shortage | NEVADA VIEWS

When I awoke to the July 31 front-page headline “Teacher shortage a crisis,” I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn’t starring in…

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Kansas vote highlights nuanced views on abortion | EDITORIAL

Progressives rejoiced this week over the Kansas vote that will prevent that state’s Legislature from banning abortion, with some activists arguing that the result amounted…

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Organized retail crime is a threat to workplace safety | NEVADA VIEWS

One of the least-discussed yet fastest-growing threats to workplace and consumer safety is organized retail crime. On the surface, organized retail crime looks like shoplifting,…

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Rising costs hammering local small businesses | NEVADA VIEWS

With soaring inflation and rising energy costs, small-business owners are particularly hard-hit during these difficult and uncertain economic times. Many small businesses are already struggling…

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Golden opportunities in the Silver State | NEVADA VIEWS
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Golden opportunities in the Silver State | NEVADA VIEWS

Since early this year, the national conversation about energy security has been supercharged, as has interest in domestic renewable energy sources. Nevada is at the…

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More education needed on region’s water facts | NEVADA VIEWS

As temperatures rise and the levels at Lake Powell and Lake Mead decline, many residents are becoming increasingly frustrated by the perceived lack of action…

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Time for realism on lakes Powell and Mead | NEVADA VIEWS
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Time for realism on lakes Powell and Mead | NEVADA VIEWS

On the Colorado River and its largest reservoirs, we have to start planning for long-term goals rather than bouncing from crisis to crisis. In recent…

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Higher taxes won’t help Nevada diversify | NEVADA VIEWS

As a labor and employment law attorney, I deal every day with small businesses as they continue to struggle to recover from the government-forced shutdowns….

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Home care workers need more support | NEVADA VIEWS
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Home care workers need more support | NEVADA VIEWS

I was born with cerebral palsy, and since my teens I’ve relied on home care workers for all my daily activities. It’s not an exaggeration…

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