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The Washoe County Commission, of all places, started a legal ball rolling this week that could flatten legislative and gubernatorial buck-passing and affect roads, police and school tax plans in the two urban areas.
The Nevada Policy Research Institute is proceeding with its fight to get public records from the Clark County School District.
Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval voted like a typical Democratic legislator on the bills that reached his office for a veto or signature during the 2013 legislative session, the Nevada Policy Research Institute found in a review that will be released Wednesday.
For three legislative sessions, the Nevada Policy Research Institute has dissected state legislators and the Gov. Brian Sandoval and produced a report card on its findings.
Republican state legislators performed well and Democrats performed poorly at the state Legislature this year.
At least that’s what a conservative advocacy organization thinks.
A local think tank has failed in District Court to force the Clark County School District to hand over 18,000 email addresses issued to its teachers.
The Nevada Policy Research Institute released a special report last week about the history of federal lands in Nevada. NPRI vice president Steve Miller wrote the report, which looks at the state’s history and makes a case that the federal government should return Nevada’s land to the state and/or private citizens.
Joseph Becker, chief legal officer and director of the Center for Justice and Constitutional Litigation at the Neveda Policy Research Institute talks about what he calls “a dangerous precedent for those seeking information under the Nevada Public Records Act.”