Great event tonight at The Smith Center with three of the best in the business — @alexburnsNYT, @maggieNYT and… t.co/AQ8KF29hgr
12 hours 6 min ago.
BREAKING: Nevada has annexed Utah. Why, I have no idea. t.co/0iUGQ6B9ev
17 hours 35 min ago.
As usual, @meganmesserly is all over it!
She should have 20K followers. Make it happen.
(And get me to 100K) t.co/LBzkHR6yqD
17 hours 54 min ago.
So just over 10,000 Dems voted early Monday. Total now at 36K. 84K voted on Caucus Day in ‘16, when there was no early voting.
18 hours 34 min ago.
Oh my. t.co/1z5JjoMxpK
19 hours 7 min ago.
Up on MSNBC in a few revealing all.
20 hours 4 min ago.
If I don’t respond to you today, it’s only because:
1. I am immersed in debate prep.
2. I am practicing how to say… t.co/uEf1LKgSHC
20 hours 16 min ago.
Here it is, folks.
Call it what you want. Just don’t call it an app. t.co/u3W8IKP3ba
20 hours 53 min ago.
The headline surely was not what Team Sandoval wanted to see: "Nevada GOP Gov. Brian Sandoval is popular, but not within his party" I thought the L.A. Times story itself was pretty good for Sandoval. Mark Barabak did a great job of capturing the governor's deliberative, careful and moderate style while finding only taxaphobic Grover Norquist and a Nevada-based Norquistian who despises the governor to criticize him. The headline referred to national Republicans, who may not want Sandoval on a...
RJ columnist Steve Sebelius was first to give this bizarre column more widespread currency. State Bar boss Alan Lefebvre essentially argues that AG Catherine Cortez Masto should have contineud to defend the gay marriage ban, and then concluded: "I know one thing for certain; when this is all over, somebody in the federal government owes an apology to the State of Deseret.” What? I'm not the only one befuddled. As you can see from the attached documents, at least one lawyer eviscerated the...
UPDATE, 9:15 AM, 5/15/14: A state Bar official informs me that the Rule 1.8 (i) of the Rules of Professional Conduct may come into play here: 1.8 (i) A lawyer shall not acquire a proprietary interest in the cause of action or subject matter of litigation the lawyer is conducting for a client, except that the lawyer may: (1) Acquire a lien authorized by law to secure the lawyer’s fee or expenses; and (2) Contract with a client for a reasonable contingent fee in a civil...
UPDATED WITH VIDEO VERSION BELOW Maybe it’s frontrunner, gubernatorial anointee arrogance. Maybe it’s polling that shows him well ahead. Maybe he doesn’t know what his own law firm does. But state Sen. Mark Hutchison’s sprint away from the “personal injury lawyer” label was at first comical, but now borders on the pathological. Ordinarily, I would chuckle at this kind of gaffe. But because Hutchison has insisted on dissembling about this area of his practice, which his partner boasts about on...