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Commentary: Having a child shouldn’t cause financial catastrophe

Lindsay K. Saunders, Nevada CurrentFebruary 20, 2024 I had a baby in 2021 and quickly learned how parenting and child care expenses add up. My husband and I had saved up for months to afford my unpaid maternity leave — I kept working even after my water broke because we needed every penny. It was a …

Opinion | In NV of All Places, Elected Officials Should Stop Tolerating Trump’s Attack on Democracy

The fourth and final count in the indictment of Donald Trump for plotting to overturn the 2020 election asserts Trump:

 “did knowingly combine, conspire, confederate, and agree with co-conspirators, known and unknown to the Grand Jury, to injure, oppress, threaten, and intimidate one or more persons in the free exercise and enjoyment of a right and privilege secured to them by the Constitution and laws of the United States—that is, the right to vote, and to have one’s vote counted.”