The Americans with Disabilities Act is just another government encroachment on property rights that makes us all worse off – including the disabled.
Federal laws prohibiting the drilling for fossil fuels punish no state in the union more than Nevada. Not that there is any oil or gas to drill for in the Silver State. It's just that nobody is walking or riding his bike into Las Vegas or Reno to tempt Lady Luck.
As Nevada's unemployment rate goes up, one wonders if the voters who said "yes" to a higher minimum wage in the November 2006 election are having second thoughts.
To reform NVPERS, our politicians would have to look beyond their next elections and selflessly put the greater good above their own retirement planning.