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School meal mandates lead to hunger, waste

Problem: Too many kids come to school hungry, and kids can’t keep up with course work if their stomachs are growling. Government solution: Pour billions of taxpayer dollars into school meals.

Maybe we could sell subscriptions to support police?

If there’s a worse way to supplement Clark County police budgets than the More Cops sales tax approach, we’d be hard-pressed to find it.

Quality teachers: Schools must look beyond education colleges

Last month, the National Council on Teacher Quality released its first comprehensive review of U.S. colleges of education. The study, as reported by The Wall Street Journal, assigned ratings for more than 1,200 programs at 608 institutions, which account for 72 percent of education graduates across the nation.

Allegiant Air doesn’t show much allegiance to passengers, communities or employees

Andrew Levy, president of Las Vegas-based Allegiant Air, said in a recent Wall Street Journal article that the discount carrier “wants to be considered the hometown airline of all the little cities around the country.” Meanwhile, Levy told Fox Business Channel that he considers canceling so-called “underperforming” routes a “badge of honor.”

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