Sometimes, you can tell a lot about somebody by studying their enemies. In Ms. DeVos’ case, the rabid teacher union opposition is an excellent reason why she should be confirmed.
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The project thus follows a well-worn pattern for mass transit endeavors that is intimately familiar to bureaucrats and public-sector empire builders everywhere: Intentionally low-ball cost estimates and exaggerate ridership and revenue projections in an effort to mislead the public and generate taxpayer support.
The man was professional purveyor of bigotry and narrow-mindedness. So why he is still being honored by having our beloved window to world, McCarran International Airport, named after him?
When a person defeats 17 others within his own party to move on to challenge the opposing party’s career candidate, then defeats that candidate in the general election — and you add to it the loss of the Senate Democrat majority and the expansion of the Republican House majority — any nonpartisan onlooker would call that a mandate.
The First Amendment will be seriously — perhaps fatally — wounded if the nation’s highest court allows the government to use its regulatory authority to police language that some might find or objectionable.
Mr. Pruitt is committed to following the rule of law and will faithfully enforce the environmental laws written by Congress to protect the waters and air of this great nation. Unlike his predecessor, however, he will not use the EPA to impose his ideological views about environmental regulation.
The investment would reduce accidents and raise money
Our soon-to-be president must remember the old cliches that you reap what you sow and what goes around comes around.
Which is more offensive?
I hope Sen. Dean Heller joins other responsible Republican senators who caution that precipitous repeal of the Affordable Care Act without legislating an immediate replacement will have a devastating impact on our health-care system and thousands of Nevada citizens.