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-- ground zero in an economy still pretty much grounded sin city with a simple 14% out of work.
A convention business still out of sorts.
And it about a governor still ignoring her brother and he says caused it to be out of sorts at a Los Vegas mayor who skipped out on a recent dinner with the president because he had another.
Dinner reservation of sorts with the man they call mr.
Boy actually the president has memory because you -- city.
And and ask people not to come here which had a major.
Impact -- an honor down.
And and the lack of jobs and on.
And so the mayor and I -- had a wonderful dinner and.
Now the mayor said that president Qaeda made good bye coming back.
Saying that you know Vegas is a great destination but the harm was already done the slights to Vegas and where you spend your money and effectively saying you wasted if you go to Vegas.
That that -- an open -- didn't.
I have to admit -- -- I feel if the president.
Had to realize the effect that those kind of statements had on our town.
We lost easily over -- 300.
In different meetings and I don't have to tell you the amount of people that put out of work.
And so I think that would have might might get started -- to be a flippant statement.
You don't win another big.
Prominent player in in your neck of the woods Steve -- when I spoke -- not too long ago he was saying.
Well you know that this city is still hurting and I don't see it on hurting anytime soon is it that bad what what's going on there.
It has been dead Neil.
Working night after night as I do I have seen.
The -- start to pick up people are starting to come back however we still are kind of zero in terms of jobs.
One of the highest ratings in the country around 14%.
So even though it is starting to come back and it is starting.
To working again I'm I'm afraid it's going to be -- while.
Before the job market seizure that.
-- but you know when -- there's any guy who played this potential slowdown brilliantly I remember a few years ago.
When you sign this gazillion dollar deal with the owners there to continue your shows did you.
Seven a lock this down while I still can because whatever the case you're gonna continue to make boatloads of money.
I think that in all -- I would love to tell you that -- that bright I'm not it was just.
I think define interference.
And the good lord you're excited that I should have a contract and that's the way -- work.
When you don't like seniors are a couple times and I've been out of -- you are.
And I'm not just blowing this month rent it and this is where you're remarkable an event or did you go to -- -- you don't tell yourself you're wasting your time I'm in house.
And I'm just -- for you have to maintain the energy doing it because I mean you're going back and forth and you just watching you live -- sledding and I had.
That movement around this just was too crazy for words.
You know what you're getting up there is not a young guy anymore not euros good but what do you want to learn that you keep -- -- it's.
Well actually I'm gonna keep doing it until it leaves me and I feel like is leaving me then I'll leave it.
Sorry but you've got a new show you've updated at what do you do whatever -- -- We're doing a lot of things differently were.
We're going back and picking up some of the older times of day you send with some of the performers I have the pleasure of doing and working with -- and it's been a tremendous success and there's been a lot of fun but it's also been a lot of work I met.
Remember there was -- -- UK I was gonna show its few years ago and the lady in a row in front of me thinks it.
I mean I get that on our viewers of my shot way -- but what do when that happens lord please tell me that wasn't pre scripted event.
No it wasn't that -- -- I have had.
I had had ladies -- we have had several people over the years that actually guide.
In the show room and in one instance the security team and your take that course well and lose their lives during this show me.
During the show and I -- I hope it doesn't singing about the show flash.
The lady was with the gentleman said.
He wanted to see Wayne Newton all of his life and dammit he's gonna stay the entire show so he -- there in the Booth.
I don't know how much of -- he saw after that but.
It was very interesting moment.
That's loyal to you know still -- -- mean you'll raise some eyebrows by.
Coming out supporting Harry Reid.
For reelection why did you do that and a lot of -- earlier not associated being big Republican I don't know what.
The two cases -- but why Harry -- We'll -- -- cases Harry Reid.
Has been a personal friend of mine for about forty years he is one of the most respected.
People that I know love that is -- -- Because most people do not realize what hearing means to this state and Nevada had it not -- for Harry Reid.
We would be any nuclear -- right now that Yucca flats.
When it came time to step up -- somebody -- sitting senator and convince those people not to put all those people out of work.
And continue the growth.
A Los Vegas Harry Reid stepped up when it came time.
We have Sharon angle criticize you -- -- Republican opponent.
On the what do you make of her a lot of people said she did she stepped it'd be there when she criticize.
What he did on behalf of city -- and employment 60000.
Think if there's anything that I don't want to get into it demonizing.
Person or a person who is running for office I would just say this -- you -- anybody wouldn't be deaf dumb and blind.
-- -- -- This second most powerful man in our nation in terms of politics.
Should be replaced with someone else -- Harry Reid is the best man -- know.
For the job -- it a Barack Obama.
Can we move on move.
I didn't sound -- I -- -- me.
Obama President Obama my president your president regardless.
Of whether or not we agree with this policies.
I am not convinced that he was prepared to be president.
For openers -- hit -- but wish him only the best I'm sure he's a wonderful human being.
But -- some tough times and we need some -- some real street -- here.
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