Monthly Archives: November 2007

Why Falling Home Prices are Not a Good Thing–Letter to LA Times

  The context in which falling home prices are taking place is the bad news. Thousands of people in the financial sector, building sector, home goods sector and in the real estate sector are  being significantly damaged by the impacts of the recession … Continue reading

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Letter from John Ensign–U.S. Contractors in Iraq

Mr. Bob Jack 3916 Marsh Sparrow Lane North Las Vegas, Nevada 89084   Dear Mr. Jack:   Thank you for contacting me regarding our use of contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan. I appreciate your taking the time to share your … Continue reading

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Crackdown in Pakistan–Letter to LA Times

Pakistan, even more now, is a boiling kettle of disaster for United States foreign policy and the war in Afghanistan.   The situation currently evolving in Pakistan raises grave concerns. Not only is Pakistan a major hotbed for al Qaeda and Taliban activity in the tribal regions, its stockpile of nuclear weapons … Continue reading

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Council of American-Islamic Relations(CAIR) Branch Launched in Las Vegas-Post to the LV Review-Journal

Bob Jack wrote on November 04, 2007 08:19 AM: The radical Islamic threat is the greatest threat that faces this City, this nation and the free world. The appearance of CAIR, a terrorist arm of radical Islam, in Las Vegas … Continue reading

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State of Emergency Declared in Pakistan–Letter to NYT

Unstable Pakistan is now, even more, a boiling kettle of potential disaster for the United States.   The situation in Pakistan should give all Americans major concern. Not only is Pakistan a major hotbed for al Qaeda and Taliban activity, but because of its stockpile of nuclear weapons, the … Continue reading

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Chevron Profits for Quarter are off 1 Billion Dollars–Letter to NYT

  The underlying thesis of this article is that Chevron and other oil companies are experiencing reduced profits because they are being squeezed between higher oil costs, and reduced gasoline prices.  This is nonsense. Gasoline prices in California, Chevron’s home … Continue reading

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Post in LV Review Journal–Yucca Mountain Project

Bob Jack wrote on November 01, 2007 05:50 AM: The safety and health of Nevadans must come first. I have no idea what the final disposal resolution will be for tons of commercial nuclear waste. But I refuse to accept … Continue reading

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