Chancellor seems to have governor on mind, now and always

Muth, Chuck
September 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);9/29/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 39, p27
The author comments on the criticisms of University of Las Vegas, Nevada (UNLV) chancellor Jim Rogers against Governor Jim Gibbons over a policy disagreement. He argues against Rogers' arguments favoring the continued use of taxpayers' money supporting UNLV programs. He claims that Rogers can not raise taxes even if he wanted to. The author also stresses that Rogers needs to persuade the Legislature, not the Gibbons, if he wants higher taxes.


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