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January 28, 2015

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Jim Gibbons names Sue Lowden to state medical board

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Sue Lowden

CARSON CITY – Gov. Jim Gibbons has named former state Sen. Sue Lowden of Las Vegas to the state Board of Medical Examiners.

Lowden will represent the public at large on the board that regulates doctors in Nevada.

She was an unsuccessful candidate for the GOP nomination for U.S. Senate earlier this year. Lowden is a businesswoman, former TV news anchor and kindergarten teacher. She served in the state Senate from 1993 to 1997.

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  1. You have GOT to be kidding. What the heck does Ms. Lowden know about medicine or health care? I mean, besides being able to trade a chicken for it?

  2. Bawk! Bawk! Baaaawk!!!

    Made me lol.
    Maybe Gym DOES have a sense of humor!

  3. This is why I laugh when people talk about Brian Sandoval as being "better than Gibbons." That's the lowest threshold imaginable, isn't it? And Sandoval and his pep squad shouldn't take that as a compliment.

  4. And for her first official act as a member of the medical board, Ms. Lowden, will specifiy the number and kind of chickens required as payment for most medical procedures performed in the State of Nevada. I'm told a coronary bypass is expected to require 2500 chickens. This is unreal, I thought we had in bad down here in Arizona with Jan Brewer, but this Gibbons character has set a new low with this selection.

  5. Former beauty queen. Former news reader. Current mouthpiece for a company that wants the taxpayers to pay them to build a stadium.

    Medicine? Nope. But she's blonde and cute and in his age range! That does it for Jimbo!

  6. As I posted when Jimbo fired the NDOW director...

    Look for more "Last Hoorahs" !

    What's next ?

  7. Gov Gibbons should fire the top 3 bunglers at Nevadas "NO Mine Safety and Training Section". . .or send them for horse riding lessons. . .