WHO IS MINDING THE STORE?

WHO IS MINDING THE STORE?

 By Ron Knecht and James Smack 8 August 2017Lately, when we tune in or read national political news, it’s virtually the same stuff every day.  If you’re watching a left-leaning outlet like CNN or MSNBC, or reading the New York Times, Washington Post, USA Today or HuffPost, it’s almost all about either Russia or some leak from the White House.If you’re watching Fox, it’s almost always about how the deep state is undermining the Trump Administration or the corruption of...

Republican Men’s Club Speaker: Is Coy About Future Plans, But Not Coy About the Need to Pull the Party Together

Republican Men’s Club Speaker: Is Coy About Future Plans, But Not Coy About the Need to Pull the Party Together

Excerpt from The Nevada IndependentJackie ValleyAugust 2nd, 2017“State Senate Minority Leader Michael Roberson has remained mum about his political aspirations since the session ended, but on Tuesday the lawmaker said he has ruled out two possibilities.As the featured speaker at a Nevada Republican Men’s Club event, Roberson fielded a question about whether he plans to run for lieutenant governor — his widely speculated next career move. He largely dodged the question, opting...

Invocation

Invocation

Today our monthly meeting occurs on the current election day. We thank God for this opportunity to once again pursue this annual ritual. The signing of world War 1 Armistice on the 11th day of the 11th month of the year would cause us to reflect on the contribution of our veterans who continue to pursue peace to this day. We are blessed with a constitution provided by Devine guidance through leadership in our country, spearheaded by former leaders including George Washington, Benjamin...

What is the Republican Millennial?

What is the Republican Millennial?

The Republican party is founded on conservative values, which means valuing tradition. It is for this reason that the GOP is often referred to as the Grand Old Party. However, this focus on the historic often leads many to believe that the Republican party is often the domain of older voters.Contrary to popular opinion, there is a fast-growing group of conservatives that are set to change the way we think about the GOP: Republican Millennials. However, this still leaves the question...

The State’s Economy Since the Election of Trump

The State’s Economy Since the Election of Trump

During President Trump’s monumental 2016 campaign, his main promise was to “Make America Great Again.” Primarily, he sought to improve the country by restoring its economy, finally putting Americans back to work after eight long years of Obama’s economy-draining policies.Now that we’re seven months into the Trump presidency, it’s a good idea to examine how the president has improved the economy, particularly in states like Nevada where he received tremendous support. Read about Nevada’s...

Reason Why President Trump Left the Paris Agreement

Reason Why President Trump Left the Paris Agreement

One of the largest victories so far in President’s Trump’s time in office occurred when he withdrew America from the disastrous Paris climate agreement. However, because of misinformation in the media and an ongoing smear campaign by the left against anything related to President Trump, some people are confused about why the President withdrew from the Paris agreement and why this is beneficial to the American people.Here are a few reasons that President Trump left the Paris agreement...

A Message From Attorney General Laxalt

A Message From Attorney General Laxalt

Friday morning, my office took crucial action aimed at combating a major threat to the safety of all Nevadans - the ongoing problem of sanctuary cities in the State of California.When discussing sanctuary cities, we should never forget that this is an issue of ensuring public safety, maintaining law and order, and making sure that our communities are safe places for our families and individuals. So let's be clear: Those who support the practice of allowing sanctuary cities to exist are...

3 Reasons to Join the Nevada Republican Party

3 Reasons to Join the Nevada Republican Party

If you’re like many politically active citizens in Nevada, you might be wary about hitching your wagon to a single party. This makes sense, particularly if you have wide-ranging views. However, although you might not realize it, one of the best decisions you can make if you want your voice heard and fight for the future of the country is joining the Nevada Republican Party...

What Republicans in Nevada Need to Know About Repealing the Healthcare Bill

What Republicans in Nevada Need to Know About Repealing the Healthcare Bill

One of the most important issues for Republicans in Nevada is supporting the repeal of the disastrous Obamacare healthcare bill. As one might expect, repealing this bill is going to be a very difficult process, even with the House’s recent passing of the American Health Care Act (AHCA).If you’re a conservative who wants to repeal Obamacare and get America’s healthcare back on track, it’s important to learn a few important facts about the process. Read about what Republicans in Nevada...

3 Conservative Groups for Women in Nevada

3 Conservative Groups for Women in Nevada

There are a wide variety of conservative groups in Nevada, all of them dedicated to increasing freedom and defending the Constitution. In addition to several active men’s groups, there are also countless conservative groups established specifically for women who are concerned with supporting Republican and conservative values. If you’re a woman in Nevada who is interested in becoming politically active and joining a group that supports the Republican party, it’s important that...

Economic Benefits & Disadvantages of Las Vegas Raiders’ Stadium

Economic Benefits & Disadvantages of Las Vegas Raiders’ Stadium

Republicans in Nevada discuss the NFL’s approval of a plan to move the Raiders from their longtime home in Oakland to Las Vegas. It’s one of the most surprising events of the last year. Although the move had been speculated for quite some time, few thought that it would actually come to pass. Now that the move is set in stone, residents of the Las Vegas Valley are starting to weigh the pros and cons of having a pro football stadium in their backyard, particularly in relation to...

3 Must-Attend Events for Republicans

3 Must-Attend Events for Republicans

If you’re a Republican in Nevada, it can sometimes be difficult to find options for recreation that reflect your conservative values. Fortunately, although you may not realize it, there are several upcoming events in the Las Vegas area that Republicans should be sure to attend.Spend some time at any of these events and you’ll be able to have a great time with your Republican friends. Read about must-attend events for Republicans in Las Vegas and find out how you can meet fellow Nevada...