Taxpayers don't prevail

Nevada's prevailing wage law benefits narrow groups at public expense

November 12, 2012 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Nevada’s prevailing wage law benefits a select few at public expense.

The Nevada Piglet Book 2012

October 24, 2012 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

When the government controls society’s resources, it becomes about who you know, not what you know. As resources are politicized, they get doled out to those with political pull to the detriment of the average citizen. That’s a central lesson of this biennium’s Piglet Book.

More taxes, same number of cops

LV Metro brass try to scare residents into accepting higher taxes

October 10, 2012 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Las Vegas Metro brass are trying to scare residents into accepting higher taxes.

Margins tax mayhem

Unions' tax initiative would devastate small, struggling businesses

July 5, 2012 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Small, struggling businesses would be devastated by unions' tax initiative.

Facts and fiction about the unions tax initiative

Answers to the top questions regarding a margin tax

June 27, 2012 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

The teachers' union and AFL-CIO have proposed implementing a margin tax in Nevada. This study answers the top questions about how a margin tax would work and reveals how a margin tax would harm Nevada’s economy.

The margins tax and you

Unions' tax initiative would harm many Nevadans

June 26, 2012 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Tax initiative proposed by unions would harm many Nevadans.

Solutions 2013

A Sourcebook for Nevada Policymakers

March 1, 2012 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Solutions 2013 covers 39 subject areas and is a comprehensive sourcebook for lawmakers, candidates and citizens who are interested in policy solutions. As the name implies, these are the solutions for the issues facing Nevadans — from taxes to education, from energy to labor, from economic development to higher education, and many more.

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