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The Nevada Policy Research Institute has created a policy guide for the 2015 Legislature with recommendations for government reform and spending control.
The Nevada Policy Research Institute’s Solutions 2015 offers dozens of policy ideas for solving Nevada’s problems.
As Uber, Lyft and other ridesharing innovations are expanding in the world, Las Vegas is rated the worst city in the country for transportation innovation.
The Nevada Supreme Court need look no further than the state constitution’s guarantee of free speech to rule in favor of anonymous political speech.
LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Education Association may be in hot water over what one former employee is calling racial discrimination and a breach of contract.
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- Debt and the Deficit
- Energy Independence
PUC kills solar plant proposal
The Nevada Public Utilities Commission denied a proposal to build a Moapa solar plant, prompting criticism... Read MoreMore
Think tank's drought solution
A report from the Brookings Institution suggests that free market pricing for water could help mitigate... Read MoreMore
Feds own 85% of the state
Nevadans celebrate the state's sesquicentennial but, since the federal government owns 85% of the land... Read MoreMore
Drivers cited, cars impounded within hours
Nevada Taxicab Authority officials cited Uber drivers and the AG obtained a court order to stop the... Read MoreMore
Argue over increasing minimum wage
Congressional candidates argue over whether raising the minimum wage would help low-income workers or... Read MoreMore
Controversy at new charter
LAS VEGAS — Two years ago, parents packed a convention center ballroom to rally around the prospect... Read More
Uninformed voters cancel out informed ones
Thomas Mitchell's advice to those who have not informed themselves about the items on the ballot: don't... Read MoreMore
Millions to be spent on campaign
The battle over Question 3, called either the "Margin Tax" or "The Education Initiative", will be one... Read MoreMore
Suggests environmental damage is likely
A new study of the effects of Southern Nevada Water Authority's proposal to pump rural groundwater to... Read MoreMore
Mandates, taxpayer bailouts in law
LAS VEGAS — As Harry Reid in 2009 was assembling the liberal wish-list that would eventually passed... Read MoreMore
Allows lawmakers to raise industry's taxes
Nevada Ballot Question 2 would remove provisions in the state constitution restricting and regulating... Read MoreMore
Proposed 2% tax on business revenues
Every time someone kicks over another margin tax rock, a monster comes crawling out. Read MoreMore
Not only costly but tragic outcomes
The Piglet Book documents millions of dollars in losses and tragic results from government waste, fraud... Read MoreMore
Proposed Constitutional amendment
Voters will consider whether to create a Nevada Appeals Court in this election. The arguments for and... Read MoreMore