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The city of Las Vegas wants to know what residents think of the municipal government. It’s asking taxpayers to complete its Las Vegas Community Survey, by mail or online, to help establish budgeting and service priorities and determine perceptions of the city.
Victor Joecks, Communications Director for Nevada Policy Research Institute, joins the show to talk about the recent study showing that the Nevada government is not helping to solve the stat’s housing issues.
Seven Clark County School District employees have been subpoenaed in an ongoing investigation into testing irregularities at a Las Vegas elementary school.
Can Hollywood be 'Caged' in Nevada? Film-tax credit drew big-name supporters, but has shaky track record
He began: “My name is Nicolas Cage, and I am an American filmmaker.”
For the last month, Clark County School District officials have sought to keep secret the district’s proposed contract with the Clark County Education Association until Trustees vote on it at Thursday’s board meeting.
Nearly 470 Clark County teachers dropped their union membership this summer, according to data obtained by the Sun from the Clark County School District.
A new watchdog organization has started to keep tabs on government organizations in Clark County.
Southern Nevada Watchdogs, started by two Las Vegas women in July, doesn’t yet carry the name recognition of other groups such as the Nevada Policy Research Institute that have been around for years and tend to focus more on state issues.
A quarter of Nevada’s 604 public schools were downgraded by the Nevada Department of Education on Monday because of student performance in 2012-13, but state Superintendent of Public Instruction Dale Erquiaga insists that’s just because the bar has been raised.