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July 15, 2014
Nevada: Math key to finishing college - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada: Math key to finishing college
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The data was included in the 2013-14 Remedial Placement and Enrollment Report presented Tuesday to the Legislative Committee on Education by the Nevada System of Higher Education. It was based on students who enrolled in college in Nevada in the ...

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July 25, 2014
Report warns of major job loss if 'Margin Tax' passes vote - Ely Daily Times

Report warns of major job loss if 'Margin Tax' passes vote
Ely Daily Times
... study used Beacon Hill's Nevada State Tax Analysis Modeling Program (NV-STAMP®). The program used five years worth of data to simulate the consequences of the new, higher taxes flowing through the Silver State's economy. ... It details many proven ...

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July 25, 2014
Helping others: UNLV senior launches group for undocumented students - Las Vegas Sun

Helping others: UNLV senior launches group for undocumented students
Las Vegas Sun
Sousa, a recipient of President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), has started the Coalition for Advancement of Undocumented Student Education (CAUSE) to help other immigrant students, specifically undocumented students and ...

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July 25, 2014
Emanuel blames state for phony school budget - The Capitol Fax Blog (blog)

Emanuel blames state for phony school budget
The Capitol Fax Blog (blog)
He argued that he had no choice when Illinois ranks 50th among 50 states in school funding and Chicago Public Schools has a pension crisis that still has not been solved. “Chicago taxpayers pay for the pensions of suburban and Downstate teachers and ...

July 25, 2014
Banks and Lenders Buying Each Other & Financial Services... - Mortgage News Daily

Banks and Lenders Buying Each Other & Financial Services...
Mortgage News Daily
For LOs who feel "enough is enough" with regard to the proposed Pre-Licensure Education Expiration Policy on education, timelines, and requirements, here is your chance to comment through NMLS. Out in California the Bank of Marin ... Yesterday Columbia ...

July 15, 2014
Report: Nevada Hispanics face many obstacles to scholastic, financial success - Las Vegas Sun

Report: Nevada Hispanics face many obstacles to scholastic, financial success
Las Vegas Sun
In June, the legislative committee recommended the creation of a subsystem within the Nevada System of Higher Education to oversee community colleges, including a new vice chancellor position. Tom Rodriguez, who oversaw the Clark County School ...

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July 23, 2014
On Education, Nevadans Want a Free Ride - Vegas Seven

Vegas Seven

On Education, Nevadans Want a Free Ride
Vegas Seven
According to the latest “Kids Count” report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, in Nevada, kids don't count, and too many kids can't count. Nevada's public school system ranked the worst in the nation for the third straight year, and speaking to the ...

July 24, 2014
Americans United for Change Announces New Board of Directors, A Who's Who ... - Insurance News Net

Americans United for Change Announces New Board of Directors, A Who's Who ...
Insurance News Net
Henry has devoted her life to helping America's healthcare workers form unions, improve their jobs and the quality of care, and advocate for a more rational and humane health care system. ... Randi Weingarten : Weingarten is president of the 1.6 ...

July 22, 2014
Nevada education ranked last in nation - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada education ranked last in nation
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Nevada's public school system remains dead last in the nation for a third year running, according to an analysis of children's well-being that was released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation today. “Nevada continues to gain ground, but we remain in ...

July 24, 2014
India's Chinese Dream - Today's Zaman

India's Chinese Dream
Today's Zaman
In recent years, China and India have both emerged as global economic superpowers, with China leading the way. But, with Chinese growth slowing and the need for structural change becoming increasingly acute, will the economic-reform efforts of India's ...

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