All posts tagged "ballot initiatives"

  • Politics
    Teachers Union President Warne “Excited” About AFL-CIO’s Business Profits Tax Ballot Proposal

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – The president of the powerful state teachers union said today she is “excited” that another labor organization, the AFL-CIO, plans to pursue a business profits tax initiative petition. “It will be a big deal,” said Lynn Warne, head of the Nevada State Education Association. “We’re excited that...

  • Government
    Nevada AFL-CIO Wants Voters To Approve Ballot Initiative For Increased Taxes For Education

    (Sean Whaley/Nevada News Bureau) – A Nevada labor union leader said today his organization is “looking seriously” at launching a ballot initiative to put a tax hike to increase funding for education to the voters at the 2012 general election. “We are looking seriously at this process because the legislative process is...