I love the comic Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis. I also love our system of justice in which cases of negligence or neglect of duty are punishable by fines and lawsuits. But there’s definitely something to Sunday’s cartoon about the explosion of safety extremism as a reaction to torts, so I thought I’d share. (You can click on the image to make it larger):
Ah, spring, when a young lawmaker’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of throttling members of the other party who won’t let him hold votes or bring amendments to bills on the Senate floor.
U.S. Sen. Harry Reid calls the field of Republican presidential candidates “losers,” but it’s not the first time he’s used that word.
Back in the heady days of the mid- to late-1990s, Nevada’s voters were in a particularly anti-democratic mood.
Here’s a roundup of bills you may not have heard of that either passed or failed to pass the first big deadline of the 2015 Legislature.
Maybe they are your father’s Republicans
An anti-tax lawmaker who was removed from two key positions in the Assembly would certainly have done things differently than the men who replaced her.