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SCA Board officer selection orchestrated again

Officer elections over in a flash No competition No owner input No surprise No hope  President            Bob Burch Vice president   Rex Weddle Secretary           Candace Karrow Treasurer           Forrest Quinn Why was last year’s officer election so bitter? Simple answer. I committed the ultimate …

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New SCA Board – New chance to get it right

Congratulations to the newly-elected members of the Board: Candace Karrow, Jim Coleman, Gary Lee. Check below for why no congrats for Bob Burch A message from Gary Lee Nona …. I want to take this opportunity to thank any of your readers who voted for me in this election. I recognize the fact that I …

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Paying attorneys to disappear political opponents

Lesson 3 – Create a false narrative to win or as Chuck Lorre, the creator of Big Bang Theory crudely put it in Vanity Card #586: (Quote redacted) Item 11 E – Quarterly Litigation Reports Now that I have your attention, let’s discuss how item 11 E – quarterly litigation reports – is an example …

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Being serviced by SCA attorneys is painful and pricey

This is the second blog in a series about lessons learned at the April 26 Board meeting. Lesson 2- When we don’t get what we paid for, we should send it back. This blog is about how it is always “lose-lose” when the SCA Board abdicates to attorneys instead of being guided by: common sense, …

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Board meeting as self-serving bully pulpit

Lesson 1 from April 26 BOD meeting “What gets us into trouble is not what we don’t know. It’s what we know for sure that just ain’t so.”                                             -Mark Twain Blame the bloggers At …

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Making owners pay to fight owners knowing how our money is spent

A point for transparent Nevada The R-J just won a victory for transparency when the District Attorney was required to release information about how much the DA’s office was compensating witnesses in criminal trials. Public interest Using taxpayer cash to fight the taxpayer   “To sum it up, the taxpayer-funded prosecutor’s office sought to conceal …

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How to make your vote REALLY count!

You must vote. No matter how disenfranchised you feel. This envelope will be in your mailbox today or Monday. No problem recognizing your ballot this time. Do you want to drain the swamp? Well, your vote will ONLY help clean up this place  if you DO NOT vote for Aletta Waterhouse or Bob Burch, the …

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Legal fees beget more legal fees – $80,000 in two months!!!

Giving attorneys a blank check = bad idea In the first two months of the fiscal year, SCA’s spending $79,760 for legal services. Attorneys have burned through 40% of the $195,000 budget for the whole year. Had the 2018 budget not be more than doubled from the 2017 level, the burn rate would have been a …

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