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April 21, 2014

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Photo: The Loan Writers huddle after their game as Silver
This day of Little League baseball is something to remember
Little League is one part of childhood that, win or lose or tie, you never forget about participating in. You remember eating at McDonald’s after the game, playing catch with dad in the backyard and riding your bike to practice. Thanks to a group of ballplayers, I was reacquainted ...
State investigation finds cheating at Las Vegas elementary school
An investigation by the Nevada Education Department into testing irregularities at Matt Kelly Elementary School in Las Vegas found student answer sheets were altered but could not determine...
Higher wage gets folks off federal aid
I’m writing to encourage Congress to vote to increase the minimum wage to $10.30 an hour.
Self-serving officials must go
I am almost 95 years old, and what I see happening in this county is the federal government saying, “Do it our way or we will use force to get our way.”
Bundy family isn’t paying its share
The situation involving Cliven Bundy is an example of government fees that went unpaid for 20 years while Bundy ignored requests for payment for the illegal use of federal land for grazing.
Use juries to teach feds a lesson
The most effective way for “We the People” to neuter the federal government in its fight with Nevada’s Cliven Bundy is to hang every federal jury in cases against Bundy.
There’s a moon out tonight
Let’s talk about something cheerful. I nominate the apocalypse. You may not have noticed, but we survived an end-of-the-world moment again last week when a lunar eclipse made the moon look sort of reddish. This is known as a Blood Moon, and, in certain circles, it was seen as the Start of Something Big.
Jeb Bush’s optimism school
The Republican Party faces a long-term challenge in presidential elections because it is defining itself as a gloomy enclave, a collection of pessimists who fear what our country is becoming and where it is going.
George W. Bush, painter
Concepts some folks have trouble getting their brain around: Mack Brown as an ex-coach, Rick Perry as a presidential candidate, George W. Bush as a painter.

Frontpage of Las Vegas Sun newspaper on April 21, 2014

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