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November 15, 2012
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Bob Thomas: Let’s take another good look

“Humility is no substitute for a good personality.” — Fran LebowitzCitizen Russ Law, a faithful reader, sent a recent letter to the editor scolding me, in a nice way, for insinuating that public employees don’t earn their pay because I refer to them as “tax takers.” Russ says the correct description should be “tax earners.” I agree.Of course, in previous columns I’ve made it clear many times that the public employees I know, and there are dozens as I worked closely with the State of Nevada Employees Association when I was a legislator, are as competent and hard-working as those …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Nov 15, 2012 03:30AM Published Nov 15, 2012 03:23AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.