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EDITORIAL: Dangerous fake proposal taunts, discourages

No one really thinks Republican governor Jim Gibbons’ proposal to cut K-12 education funding and restructure state-level governance of schools will pass the Democratic state legislature.

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Editorial: Gibbons' veto-frenzy lessens respect for governor's office

Sure, you voted for the men and women that represent you in the legislature, putting your trust in the people you thought were the most qualified to make laws that you agree with, but according Gov. Jim Gibbons— he’s the

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Editorial: Gibbons' veto-frenzy lessens respect for governor's office

Sure, you voted for the men and women that represent you in the legislature, putting your trust in the people you thought were the most qualified to make laws that you agree with, but according Gov. Jim Gibbons— he’s the

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Gibbons vetoes his way to a record

Governor sticks angers Democrats, justifies rejecting dozens of bills

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Bill guns for state employee benefits

Gov. Jim Gibbons introduced a bill to the state Senate Monday that would cut state support for the health insurance of public service workers enrolled in the Public Employee Benefit Program.

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Governor requests higher ed waiver

Governor Jim Gibbons formally asked that Nevada be made exempt from the requirement for states to bring higher education funding to 2006 levels in order to be eligible for federal funds.

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Please just say yes to stimulus funds

Gov. Gibbons should accept federal money for Nevadans’ sake

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Students meet with Nevada legislators

UNR students meet with state legislators
Early Tuesday morning, a group of about 30 University of Nevada, Reno students arrived at the state legislature building to meet with legislators to address the proposed cuts to the state’s education budget.

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Ashley answers budget questions

Ashley answers budget questions
President David B. Ashley addressed the student government on Gov. Jim Gibbons’ past and future budget cuts and answered questions that have confused and concerned the student body for weeks.

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Manatee Fair: Internet picture shows Gibbons smoking from bong

Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons’ office is scrambling today after photographs of Gibbons surfaced on the Internet depicting him inhaling from a marijuana smoking device.  

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