Attorney Kermit Waters wants to completely revamp the Nevada tax structure. Under Waters' plan Nevada's mining industry would pay a 20% state tax and businesses earning $1 million in revenue a month would pay a gross-receipts tax.
A new report from Brookings Mountain West at UNLV says that unless Nevada makes changes to the budget process the state could be stuck in an economic rut for much longer than anticipated. State Senate Majority Leader, Steven Horsford will be responsible for hammering out a budget deal with the assembly and the governor when the legislature meets in February. So what are his ideas for looking ahead at Nevada's future? Senate Majority Leaders, Steven Horsford joins us.
Clark County Superintendent, Walt Rulffes joins us for the conclusion of our summer series on education. How will the district deal with another round of budget cuts? Are teacher in danger of losing their jobs? Given the district's financial and academic problems what does the district need in its next leader?