Nevada K-12 Education Policy and Spending: Ground Hog Day

September 30, 2015 | by Ron Knecht , Geoffrey Lawrence

The liberal Washington Post recently reported that: “Scores on the SAT have sunk to the lowest level since the college admission test was overhauled in 2005, adding to worries about student performance in the nation’s high schools.”

Payday loan regulations designed to wipe out industry, limit consumer choice

September 15, 2015 | by Victor Joecks

Federal regulators are on the verge of imposing crushing new rules on the much-maligned payday loan industry.

Avid for Stimulus money, pols short-circuited oversight, got green-energy flops in return

As Obama, Reid tout clean energy at Vegas summit, investigation shows their involvement in failure of Nevada revolving loan program

August 20, 2015 | by Steven Miller

When Sen. Harry Reid and President Barack Obama return to Las Vegas Monday for Reid’s 8th Annual National Clean Energy Summit, there’ll be a ghost with them on the dais.

Call it the “Ghost of Stimulus-Act Past.” Or perhaps “The Spirit of Green-Energy Subsidy Failures Past.”

No matter what it’s called, the thing is out of the grave and again stalking the land.

It’s back because every million-dollar-plus renewable-energy loan that Nevada gave to green-energy companies, using its Stimulus Act dollars, subsequently failed and is now the target of “claw back” legal actions by the state.

Clarity on ESAs

August 18, 2015 | by Karen Gray

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