Invocation

Invocation

We thank God for providing this opportunity to engage in our organization activities in this peaceful and pleasant venue.As our country recovers from the ravages of nature we pray for all affected and ask God to provide the assistance necessary to replace and restore all.In this month of October which is considered Respect for life Month, we as a country responded and highlighted positive efforts. As we acknowledge those efforts we celebrate Italian American Heritage month...

Invocation

Invocation

We thank God for the opportunity to meet today encouraging blessings and divine guidance in our activities. In this month of September we are afforded the opportunity to acknowledge those events that highlight our country's stature in the world.Significant is September 2, 1945 VJ Day when Japan signed the formal' surrender of World War 2. We celebrate Nov. 11, Patriots' Day, a national day of service and remembrance. Our Star Spangled Banner written by Francis Scott Key in 1814 following...

Not all Las Vegas businesses oppose Yucca Mountain

Not all Las Vegas businesses oppose Yucca Mountain

The Review-Journal recently reported that the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce had a delegation of 100 in Washington, D.C., lobbying against Yucca Mountain.By Jim MarshAugust 20, 2018 Reprinted with permissionThe Review-Journal recently reported that the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce had a delegation of 100 in Washington, D.C., lobbying against Yucca Mountain. I have been a chamber member for more than 40 years. I do not remember the chamber ever taking a position on Yucca. I...

Arrests, lies and unpaid taxes leave Ford campaign in disarray

Arrests, lies and unpaid taxes leave Ford campaign in disarray

Aaron Ford’s future would look a lot brighter if he’d been more honest in the past.Last Friday, Ford — the state Senate majority leader and the Democratic candidate for attorney general — sat down with Steve Sebelius of KLAS-TV, Channel 8, to reveal he had been arrested numerous times in the 1990s. The reasons for his run-ins with the police included stealing, public intoxication and failing to appear in court.“These things are not at all indicative of who I am,” said Ford. “I would...

Is Choosing an Energy Option a “Right”?

Is Choosing an Energy Option a “Right”?

In November we have a decision to make – to vote YES or NO on Question 3, The Energy Choice Initiative. If I were to make a prediction, it is that Question 3 passes. Why? In 2016, 72% (783,120) of Nevada voters voted in favor of its passage. Unless Nevada voters have had a shift in attitude over the last two years, my guess is that the vote could be similar in 2018.By Matt McCarthy, NRMC 1st Vice PresidentIn November we have a decision to make – to vote YES or NO on Question 3, The...

Celebrating American Independence Day More Frequently

Celebrating American Independence Day More Frequently

Making Independence Day Celebrations More Personal! By Colonel Robert E. Frank, USAF (Ret.), Henderson, NV/ColonelBobFrank@gmail.com A similar article was also published on July 4th in the Nevada Veterans Reporter News. https://www.veteransreporternews.com/making-american-independence-day-more-meaningful/...

Nevada Filing System Leaves Business Owners Vulnerable

Nevada Filing System Leaves Business Owners Vulnerable

Brian Joseph’s (May 30, 2018) brilliant investigative reporting (in the Las Vegas Review Journal) on Nevada’s business registration system overseen by the Secretary of State was a real eye-opener. As a small business owner myself, and one who regularly files the required annual lists and business licenses on Nevada’s Silver Flume website, I was appalled, but not entirely surprised, at the ease with which a business’s identity can be stolen...

Democrats lead Republicans in registered voters in Clark County

Democrats lead Republicans in registered voters in Clark County

According to the latest totals, Democrats retain a significant lead in registered voters in Clark County over Republicans. May I pose a question?So What?  Democrats lead Republicans in registered voters in Clark County According to the latest totals, Democrats retain a significant lead in registered voters in Clark County over Republicans. May I pose a question?So What?Yesterday May 16, 2018, there were primary elections held in several states. As of this...

A Tyranny of the Majority

A Tyranny of the Majority

A tyranny of the majority is an interesting term. Does it seem to you as it does to me to be a contradiction of a Democracy? A Democracy is built on the foundation of majority rules so how could the majority be tyrannical? A Tyranny of the Majority A tyranny of the majority is an interesting term. Does it seem to you as it does to me to be a contradiction of a Democracy? A Democracy is built on the foundation of majority rules so how could the majority be tyrannical?The above map...

Cold Regret

Cold Regret

Yea me neither. Cold regret is a term I’ve not heard before but it is what I feel today. May I explain?When you were young(er) did you think you’d have fully experienced life by the time you hit 67? I certainly did. And yet today was a fully new, confusing, rewarding, challenging, regretful, thrilling, life experience.Yea me neither. Cold regret is a term I’ve not heard before but it is what I feel today. May I explain?When you were young(er) did you think you’d have fully...

Sounds like “Draining the Swamp”

Sounds like “Draining the Swamp”

In case you have not seen this, I liked the statement that delegates supporting DACA Amnesty were at risk of losing in the primaries to less experienced and less well-funded candidates. I believe that equates to "draining the swamp".LindaIn case you have not seen this, I liked the statement that delegates supporting DACA Amnesty were at risk of losing in the primaries to less experienced and less well-funded candidates. I believe that equates to "draining the...

A Reckoning for the FBI

A Reckoning for the FBI

Release of the FISA Memo reflects a corrupt administration of "justice" by Clintonites.  This is a powerful editorial board essay on what the FISA memo represents -- a breakdown in our democracy.Release of the FISA Memo reflects a corrupt administration of "justice" by Clintonites.  This is a powerful editorial board essay on what the FISA memo represents -- a breakdown in our democracy.Click for full...