Nevada Clips 8.19.11

2012 ELECTION

  • LV Sun- Boehner in Nevada to support Amodei, who doesn’t see eye-to-eye with speaker-LINK
  • AP- Mark Amodei attacks Kate Marshall’s financial record in ads-LINK
  • RGJ- Amodei has big lead over Marshall, others in 2nd District poll commissioned by Americans For Prosperity-LINK
  • AP- Romney endorses Nevada House candidate Amodei-LINK
  • Elko Daily Free Press- Elko Democrats have new chairwoman-LINK

CONGRESS

  • RJ- Bill offers tax breaks for veterans health travel-LINK
  • LV Sun- Dream Act not enacted in letter of law, but is in spirit-LINK

EDITORIALS/LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

  • RJ- LETTER: Is compromise all it’s cracked up to be?-LINK
  • RJ- EDITORIAL: Effort to undermine Electoral College continues-LINK
  • RJ- EDITORIAL: Rec centers closed-LINK
  • LV Sun- COOLICAN: Already isolated, folks in Ely fear loss of air service-LINK
  • LV Sun- LETTER: Myopic vision in the Tea Party-LINK
  • LV Sun- LETTER: Private vs. public: It’s a false choice-LINK
  • LV Sun- DWIGHT JONES: A way forward for our schools-LINK
  • RGJ- LETTER: Amodei, Marshall give the voters clear choice-LINK
  • RGJ- LETTER: When will our senators, representatives do job?-LINK
  • Lahontan Valley News- MUTH: Dude, where’s my America?-LINK

ECONOMY/GAMING

  • RJ- New civil trial starts in hepatitis C case-LINK
  • RJ- MGM shares dive more steeply than rest of sector-LINK
  • RJ- Union takes Station protest to restaurant-LINK
  • RJ- Bellagio finishes first phase of $70 million in room upgrades-LINK
  • RJ- Local, statewide unemployment numbers up-LINK
  • Friess- Massive Layoffs Strike The R-J Today-LINK
  • LV Sun- Hooters casino looking at capital or sale options-LINK
  • LV Sun- Clark County jobless rate hits 14 percent-LINK
  • AP- Economists see growing risk of global recession-LINK
  • AP- Nevada jobless rate rises to 12.9 percent in July; Reno area at 12.6 percent-LINK
  • AP- Here we go again: Stocks plunge on economic fear-LINK

STATE/LOCAL GOVERNMENT

  • RJ- Ross spokesman says recall effort will falter-LINK
  • AP- Legislative bureau’s director will retire-LINK
  • LV Sun- Poor starting to feel pain of state budget cuts-LINK
  • LV Sun- Committee interviewing candidates for state tourism director-LINK
  • LV Sun- Nonunion contractors score win over county jail bidding process-LINK
  • RGJ- Fact Checker: Do government services fees on Nevada car rentals go to the government?-LINK
  • Lahontan Valley News- State shifts its financial obligations onto counties-LINK
  • Nevada News Bureau- Nevada Legislative Representatives Are No Shows At Homeland Security Commission Meetings-LINK

EDUCATION

  • RJ- Clark County makes way for fewer rookie teachers-LINK

ENERGY/ENVIRONMENT

  • RJ- Nevada groups compete to export renewable energy-LINK
  • Lahontan Valley News- TCID bond passes, needs certification-LINK
  • Lahontan Valley News- Enel receives final approval for Churchill solar project-LINK
  • Lahontan Valley News- Groundbreaking takes place for Patua plant-LINK
  • Tahoe Bonanza- Smallmouth bass discovered in Lake Tahoe-LINK

 

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