Week in Review


Week in Review: The merits

NPRI President Andy Matthews explains what’s wrong with a new study on the margin tax and why it’s important to focus critiques on the contents of a study.

 

Week in Review: Answering the Bell

 

Week in Review: Dominoes

NPRI toppled over 3,600 dominoes this week to demonstrate the impact of imposing a margin tax in Nevada. 

 

Week in Review: Our challenge

 

What are you reading?

NPRI President Andy Matthews suggests five books you should consider reading this summer.

 

Sick system

The real problem with health care, which Obamacare does nothing to address, is that consumers are barely involved in the health insurance equation. Somebody else — the government or, through what is essentially government subsidization, an employer — is paying. And because consumers are so far removed from the actual costs of health care, those competitive dynamics that push costs down in other markets are missing.

 

Summer getaway

Many families are gearing up for summer vacations, but for many Nevada teachers, summer break will be the start of a permanent vacation — from the teacher union.

 

Reading Rainbow

“Reading Rainbow” is much more than a children’s literacy program. It’s proof that success can be found in the free market.

 

VA: Government health care runs its course

The VA scandal points to a larger problem with government and is a sign of the inevitable failure of liberal philosophy.

 

Playing favorites

For the better part of a year, taxpayers have been subsidizing the Culinary Union Local 226’s protests outside the Cosmopolitan, thanks to policing services comped by Las Vegas Metro. Despite saying it lacks the money to respond to minor traffic collisions, Metro continues to police the protests without seeking reimbursement from the union.

Total Records: 73

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