Nevada AFL-CIO

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Labor Expects Legislative Showdown

AFL-CIO says it’ll keep a close eye on upcoming session


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Live And Local With Kevin Wall 07/29/13: Nevada AFL-CIO Executive Director, Glenn Cook, Hunter Mahan

Kevin Wall interviewed Executive Secretary and Treasurer of the Nevada AFL-CIO, Danny L. Thompson, on living wage as opposed to regular minimum wage in Nevada.


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Margins Tax Debate Lands In Carson City

An initiative to tax Nevada businesses that gross $1 million a year received its first hearing Tuesday in Carson City.


Nevada AFL-CIO Lobbyist Danny Thompson (photo from state source)

Judge Rules Against Nevada Tax Initiative

A state judge has ruled against a business tax initiative being pushed by labor and teacher groups, saying it deals with two unrelated topics.


Nevada AFL-CIO Lobbyist Danny Thompson (photo from state source)

KXNT Exclusive: Why Nevada Needs A Business Profits Tax — A Conversation With Nevada AFL-CIO’s Danny Thompson

The business profits tax measure that was promoted unsuccessfully last year by Nevada’s legislative Democrats will soon circulate as a voter initiative.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–02/21/2012