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Even Kenny Guinn would revamp Millennium Scholarships

This won’t be a popular suggestion with many, but the Gov. Kenny Guinn Memorial Millennium Scholarship needs to be re-evaluated. Nevada just can’t afford to continue the hugely popular program, which provides up to $10,000 for Nevada students to attend universities and colleges in state.

Sandoval ignored potential backlash and did good by Nevadans

One of the last moments of drama in the 2011 Legislature’s final performance was whether Gov. Brian Sandoval would veto NV Energy’s bill shifting the costs of building transmission lines to provide power to California. Or would he sign the bill and place that monkey on the backs of Nevada ratepayers?

Rewarding workers who save state money just makes sense

One praiseworthy bill flew beneath the radar during the 2011 Legislature. It wasn’t controversial. It didn’t make lawmakers lash out in anger. Thus, it received scant attention.