@rgj @brianduggan I have been making similar asks on behalf of the hardworking crew @TheNVIndy. We have a match goi… t.co/EljQrMYUdF
19 hours 41 min ago.
The @rgj's @brianduggan pens a plea. "From the editor: If you're able, we're asking for your support. Local journal… t.co/eMe9SEWyVF
19 hours 43 min ago.
Here are @Andy_Bloch's charts.
As I said, no spike, some positive signs, but still too early for definitive conclu… t.co/Lj3LBpemvr
20 hours 18 min ago.
Take a look at these charts by a guy who understands data. t.co/RLPmyXlMDJ
20 hours 21 min ago.
All caveats (including a statewide dashboard that updates with an unknown algorithm so this may not be apples to ap… t.co/bQg9uwruFO
20 hours 42 min ago.
As usual, @DavidColborne with a trenchant take with historical context on an issue: A mail-in election is not as ba… t.co/vyJTW5EqN4
21 hours 36 min ago.
"And so the craven rewrite of the Strategic National Stockpile web page information was no surprise. It was wallpap… t.co/HDhoy79AIh
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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...