Feb. 11, 2014: A Highway Between Las Vegas and Phoenix
Host Gary Larson, along with Our Metropolis producer Jean Reid Norman and regular contributors Matt Hufman and David Damore, discuss the tensions building between the union representing over 200,000 local culinary and service workers and democrats over the Affordable Care Act as well as some of the challenges Nevada still faces in implementing the ACA. The panel also touches on the possible formation of a ethics panel aimed at providing transparency with state lawmakers.
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After the Mike O’Callaghan–Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge (Hoover Dam Bypass) opened transportation officials in Nevada and Arizona started talking seriously about an interstate highway connecting Las Vegas to Phoenix. While it’s still in the talking and funding stage, NDOT I-11 project manager, Sondra Rosenberg, sits down with host Gary Larson to discuss what it will take to get this highway built.
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