The true funding health of Nevada PERS is far poorer than most realize. Using fair-market valuation, PERS' funding ratio falls from 70 percent to around 34 percent and its unfunded liabilities would rise from about $10 billion to almost $41 billion.
Nevada's renewable portfolio standard is raising energy prices, which is damaging the state economy and destroying jobs.
Government wages in Nevada are extravagant and arbitrary.
Sustainable economic growth is built on savings, not cheap credit.
Increased Medicaid commitments will crowd out alternative priorities.
It's time to remind the Left of basic economic principles.
Government spending, designed to decrease Depression-style unemployment, actually prolongs joblessness.
Firefighter salaries show the danger inherent in giving public servants too much power.
In the long term, government attempts to "fix" unemployment actually prolong joblessness.