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...

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...