Legislature, Sandoval passed the buck on tax increases to counties It may seem like a riddle, but the Legislature effectively voted to raise taxes this year without ever really voting to raise taxes. That’s because legislators in several cases circumvented the two-thirds majority requirement to raise taxes and instead dumped the political toxicity of a tax vote on county commissions, whose members will vote on legislatively authorized taxes this year.
June 16, 2013 - Las Vegas Sun
Barack Obama in Los Angeles Times It now appears that weeks ago, this information was passed to a component of our intelligence community but was not effectively distributed. There appears to other deficiencies as well,Obama said, citing warning signs that should have singled...
Robert Gates in USA Today Such a development, with all its implications for collective security, would effectively destroy the alliance,Gates said at the Munich Conference on Security Policy.
President Bush in Chicago Tribune This exemption will enable the Navy to train effectively and to certify carrier and expeditionary strike groups for deployment in support of worldwide operational and combat activities, which are essential to national security,Bush said.