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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 03/28/13: Steven Brooks, Clark County School District, And The Gripe Line

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CBS LAS VEGAS- The Nevada Assembly took the unprecedented step of ousting one of its own. Today, the Nevada Assembly voted to expel Assemblyman Steven Brooks after people were saying that they didn’t feel safe around him. Lynn Stewart, Assemblyman from Henderson District 22, talks about why he voted yay to expel Steven Brooks from the State Assembly. At a press conference with the families of gun violence victims standing behind him, President Obama said “Shame on us if we’ve forgotten. I haven’t forgotten those. Shame on us if we’ve forgotten.” Do you agree with the President’s statement today that Americans should be ashamed of themselves for forgetting Newtown? Callers tell us if they agree with the President’s statement.

Today, the Nevada Policy Research Institute’s Center for Justice and Constitutional Litigation filed a lawsuit under the Nevada Public Records Act against the Clark County School District. NPRI is seeking a list of government-issued email addresses for CCSD teachers. NPRI first requested these public records in June 2012 and again in February 2013. Both times CCSD refused to release the records, claiming, in part, that government-provided email addresses for government employees were part of employees’ personnel records and need to be “safeguarded.” Andy Matthews, President of Nevada Policy Research Institute, explains why they are suing the Clark County School District. . At a press conference with the families of gun violence victims standing behind him, President Obama said “Shame on us if we’ve forgotten. I haven’t forgotten those. Shame on us if we’ve forgotten.” Do you agree with the President’s statement today that Americans should be ashamed of themselves for forgetting Newtown? Callers tell us if they agree with the President’s statement.

The Gripe Line

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