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The Debate Over Taxing The Nevada Mining Industry

Senate Minority Leader Michael Roberson caught a lot of people off guard when he recently proposed changing the state constitution in order to tax mining even more. It's his effort to suplant the 2-percent margins tax being promoted by teacher's unions. The mining industry says this effort is simply an effort to inflict pain on them. Would taxing mining help fund education?

Michael Roberson, Senate Minority Leader, Republican
Tim Crowley, President, NV Mining Association


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