AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka gave an inspiring speech to the Nevada State AFL-CIO's 60th Annual Constitutional Convention yesterday. Some key excerpts and reactions to the speech follow.
Let's address something head on. Solar energy provides a benefit to all consumers, even those who don't have solar panels. Study after study in states from Maine to Arizona, and by groups such as the The Brookings Institution and the Natural Resources Defense Council prove this point. Show More Summary
AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File Dozens of people line up outside the Silver State Relief medical marijuana dispensary in Sparks, Nevada, to be among the first in Nevada to legally purchase medicinal pot. T he U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s...Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE We Interrupt This broadcast… This new TV ad, released Monday by pro-Clinton outfit Priorities USA Action, is running in North Carolina, Ohio, Florida, Nevada and Iowa. I like it---it's a nice complement to a similar ad showing kids' reactions to the outrageous stuff Trump has said over the course of his campaign. Show More Summary
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was temporarily suspended from mixed martial arts (MMA) by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) on Tuesday, addressing a pair of positive drug tests before...Show More Summary
Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar today was given a temporary suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission stemming from a pair of failed drug tests in connection with his UFC 200 return to the promotion. Filed under: News, UFC
Conor McGregor received a six-month medical suspension from the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday, but his team quickly expressed confidence it won’t keep him from fighting later this year. McGregor complained of shin pain following his majority-decision triumph over Nate Diaz on Saturday in...
UFC 202 fighter payouts for those athletes competing at the "Diaz vs. McGregor 2" pay-per-view (PPV) event last weekend (Sat., Aug. 20, 2016) from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, were released yesterday by Nevada State Athletic Commission...Show More Summary
Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz are both official for their rematch at UFC 202 this weekend (Sat., Aug. 20, 2016), tipping the scales early for their 170-pound showdown inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Remember, Nevada StateShow More Summary
Here are the latest polls from the presidential race: Nevada: Clinton 44%, Trump 42% (Suffolk) Georgia: Clinton 43%, Trump 43% (Opinion Savvy)
A Silver State lining amidst the clouds?
Retired NFL star Darren Sharper, convicted of drugging and raping nine women in Los Angeles, Nevada, Arizona and Louisiana, was sentenced to 18 years in prison Thursday by a federal judge in New Orleans. Sharper, 41, had previously pleaded guilty or no contest to drugging and sexually assaulting nine...
A year ago, MOH and I were out on a two-day road trip that was designed to take us to the section of old Nevada S.R. 8A that has long been rumored to still be signed, though it is no longer shown on state road maps as 8A, nor has it been since 1981. Show More Summary
Brock Lesnar’s first hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has been set for Aug., 23, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada, according to MMA Junkie. A request for a temporary suspension for the WWE superstar and former Ultimate...Show More Summary
A temporary suspension request for ex-UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be heard at the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s next meeting, but Jon Jones isn’t yet on the agenda.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
New York Times, States Vie to Shield the Wealth of the 1 Percent: Steven J. Oshins, a Nevada lawyer who specializes in estate planning, has never met the wealthy software entrepreneur Dan Kloiber, but he is nonetheless intensely interested in Mr. Kloiber’s contentious divorce. “I have had a Google news...
Nevada, Delaware and other states compete to offer ways for the rich to fend off creditors, divorcing spouses and even tax collectors.
Here are the latest state polls on the presidential race: Virginia: Clinton 49%, Trump 37% (CBS News) Arizona: Trump 42%, Clinton 40% (CBS News) Nevada: Clinton 43%, Trump 41% (CBS News)
Florida, Ohio, Colorado, Iowa, Michigan, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Wisconsin — Obama won them all last election The post The battleground states on Hillary Clinton’s map to victory appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Today is August 4, the date in 1967 when the Multistate Tax Compact took effect. The MTC’s originally stated goal was to make state tax systems simpler and more uniform with each other, with the driving motivation being to stop pending federal legislation to set standard threshold rules for state corporate and sales taxes. Show More Summary