Commentaries

New PERS report previews a slow-motion train wreck

Nevada taxpayers on the hook for unfunded liability of over $40 billion

December 4, 2013 | by Victor Joecks

Nevada taxpayers are on the hook for an unfunded liability of over $40 billion.

The great collusion

Nevada’s unionized government workers enjoy premium compensation — to taxpayers’ detriment

December 3, 2013 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Nevada’s unionized government workers enjoy premium compensation — to taxpayers’ detriment.

Grading the legislative session

Taxpayers lose big

November 26, 2013 | by Victor Joecks

Taxpayers lose big during 2013 Legislative Session.

Government has failed to solve Nevada's housing problems

Repeated government interventions have dragged out Nevada's housing slump

October 24, 2013 | by Victor Joecks

Repeated government interventions have prolonged Nevada’s housing slump.

Lobbyist misled lawmakers to secure tax credit benefitting client

New Markets jobs act has questionable track record

October 11, 2013 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Questionable track record for "New Markets Tax Credit" program went unmentioned.

Health-exchange rate shock

Launch of exchanges has laid bare the high costs of ObamaCare

October 10, 2013 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Citizens attempting to purchase insurance on the ObamaCare exchange are stunned at how much more expensive it is.

Can Hollywood be ‘Caged’ in Nevada?

Film-tax credit drew big-name supporters, but has shaky track record

October 2, 2013 | by Geoffrey Lawrence

Nevada's new film-tax credit drew big-name supporters, but has shaky track record.

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