News of Government Affairs

Work, work, work, work, work, work. You see me I be work, work, work, work, work, work. You see me do me dirt, dirt, dirt, dirt, dirt, dirt. There’s something ’bout that work, work, work, work, work, work. – Rhianna, Work As October begins and we start the last quarter of 2019, with cooler temperatures […]

“Well, that wasn’t such a chore, now, was it?” Ray Stantz to Pete Venkman, covered in slime, Ghostbusters Tuesday, June 4, Carson City woke to the sweet sound of silence.  Legislator offices were empty, halls were quiet, committee rooms were dark.  Even the bill copies were removed from the wooden racks.  “Slimer” was safely in […]

The Nevada Independent By Megan Messerly May 26, 2019 Jeremy Aguero, Applied Analysis Jonathan Leleu, Fennemore Craig, PC Click here for the article    

Do not arouse the wrath of the Great and Powerful Oz! I said come back tomorrow! If you were really great and powerful, you’d keep your promises! Do you presume to criticize the Great Oz, you ungrateful creatures? Think yourselves lucky that I’m giving you audience tomorrow, instead of 20 years from now! The Great […]

First, your return to shore was not part of our negotiations nor our agreement so I must do nothing. And secondly, you must be a pirate for the pirate’s code to apply and you’re not. And thirdly, the code is more what you’d call “guidelines” than actual rules. Welcome aboard the Black Pearl, Miss Turner! Captain Hector Barbossa Deadlines are what turns […]

A pessimist sees a dark tunnel; An optimist sees the light at the end of the tunnel; A realist sees a freight train; The engineer sees three idiots standing on the tracks. – Unknown Entering Week 5 of the 2019 Nevada Legislative Session, the capitol has eased back into a familiar rhythm; bill introduction… legislator […]

“Back to school. Back to school, to prove to Dad that I’m not a fool. I got my lunch packed up, my boots tied tight, I hope I don’t get in a fight. Ohhhh, back to school. Back to school. Back to school. Well, here goes nothing.” – Billy Madison As we write this month’s […]