Unfortunately, union leaders have long maneuvered to block any real check on their own power from rank and file members. That’s why Nevada Policy works so tirelessly to educate workers, taxpayers and lawmakers about the impact these powerful organizations have over public policy.
Teachers can opt-out of union membership!
Teachers, like all public sector workers, have the right to decide for themselves if they want to support a union.
If you’re a teacher who wants to opt-out of your union, it only takes three easy steps, and you will not lose any of the benefits you have earned over the years — such as retirement benefits, tenure or health insurance. Click below to learn more.
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Organized labor’s disproportionate influence over Nevada state politics has resulted in a patchwork of laws and policies which put the interests of government-sector unions over the constitutional rights of individual…
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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.
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.
How did your lawmaker score? NPRI's report card has the answer. Along with a comprehensive recap of the legislative session, this study contains a score of each legislator's voting record. This score is an objective measure to compare how favorable a lawmaker was to economic freedom and education reform.
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