Massive Chamber of Commerce Exodus in Full Swing

(Chuck Muth, Citizen Outreach) - I’ve been hearing rumblings that a major exodus of businesses from the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce has been going on ever since the Chamber bent over and supported Gov. Brian Sandoval’s largest tax hike in Nevada history in the recently concluded 2015 legislative … [Read more...]

NV Energy shortfall

(Nathan Emens) - Energy costs are a major expenditure for my business. Because of this, I am concerned with the Integrated Resource Plan that NV Energy recently filed with Nevada's Public Utilities Commission. In the filing, NV Energy stated it will face a "significant resource need" as early as … [Read more...]

No more powerful force

(Ron Knecht & Geoffrey Lawrence) - We like prices. We know that sounds strange.  Most people like only certain kinds of prices: low prices if they are buying and high prices if they are selling.  As economists, however, we like them all. Why?  Because there is perhaps no more powerful … [Read more...]