Live And Local With Kevin Wall 02/01/13: School Security, Margins Tax, And The Wall-To-Wall Free For All
CBS LAS VEGAS-The other night Newtown officials held a public hearing regarding gun violence. Parents want them to make room in their school budget for armed guards at all the local elementary schools. Do you think that school districts across the country should make room in their budget for arm security at local schools? Callers tell us if they think this is a good thing to do.
Victor Joecks, Communications Director for Nevada Policy Research Institute, talks about how the Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a business tax proposal backed by the teachers union. The State Legislature now has 40 days to approve the teachers’ business margins tax or it will be placed on the 2014 general election ballot. John Avello, Executive Director of Race and Sports at The Wynn Las Vegas, talks about the big game this Sunday and what prop bets to take. Parents at a public hearing in Newtown, CT voiced that they want armed security in their schools. Do you think it’s the right way to protect schools? Callers voice their opinion about this issue.
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