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April 01, 2014: What’s Next for UNLV?

Host Gary Larson and regular contributors Elizabeth Thompson, Matt Hufman and David Damore discuss the courting of Sands Corporation Chairman and CEO, Sheldon Adelson, by possible 2016 republican presidential candidates. The panel also examines the latest state demographic data recently released by the Census office and what it may mean more »

March 25, 2014: Affordable Care Act Deadline

Host Gary Larson and regular contributors Elizabeth Thompson, Matt Hufman and David Damore debate the proposed margins tax and the likelihood that it will be ratified by Nevada voters. The panel also discuss the recent the Interstate 11 photo op with Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval and Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, more »

March 18, 2014: The Ukrainian Crisis

Host Gary Larson and regular contributors Elizabeth Thompson, Matt Hufman, and David Damore discuss the woes plaguing the Silver State Health Exchange / Nevada Health Link and the possible repercussions that the State and its contractors may face as a result of the flawed rollout. The panel also debates the more »

March 11, 2014: Funding for Education in Nevada

Host Gary Larson and regular contributors Elizabeth Thompson and David Damore discuss issues surrounding the governance, funding and administration of Nevada’s community colleges and why institutions like the College of Southern Nevada may be missing out on millions of dollars in federal grants due to the current governance structure. Listen more »

March 04, 2014: Cultural Diversity Foundation

Host Gary Larson and regular contributors Elizabeth Thompson, Matt Hufman, and David Damore discuss the announcement by Nevada assemblywoman Lucy Flores that she will seek the democratic nomination for Lt. Governor, and the ramifications that this has for Gov. Brian Sandoval as he eyes a possible run against Harry Reid more »