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Libertarian Party of Nevada, Las Vegas

Deathplace of

Don Galloway, in Reno, on 8 Jan 2009

Conferences and Conventions

FreedomFest, FreedomFest '08, in Las Vegas, from 10 Jul to 12 Jul 2008
FreedomFest, Freedom Fest 2005, in Las Vegas, from 12 May to 14 May 2005
FreedomFest, Freedom Fest 2004, in Las Vegas, from 13 May to 15 May 2004
Libertarian Party of Nevada, 2005 Nevada Libertarian Party Convention, in Sparks, on 2 Apr 2005
Libertarian Party of Nevada, Libertarian Party of Nevada State Convention, in Las Vegas, on 10 Feb 2007

Measures of Freedom

Freedom in the 50 States 2015-2016 | Nevada | Cato Institute
2014: Overall rank: 11, fiscal policy rank: 25, regulatory policy rank: 22, personal freedom rank: 3, economic freedom rank: 26
LP State-by-State Membership Numbers, Libertarian Party News, Apr 2006
31 Dec 2005: Number of Members: 225

Articles

We Shouldn't Have to Ask the State's Permission to Work, by Robert Fellner, 13 Mar 2017
Discusses occupational licensing laws, focusing on the onerous requirements imposed by the state of Nevada
"... nearly 31 percent of the Silver State's workforce must first obtain government approval in order to work — the second highest rate nationwide. By comparison, the national rate back in the 1950s was only 4 percent. ... Consider the 2011 law that made it a criminal offense to practice music therapy without a license. But even for professions where licensing is appropriate, Nevada is often far too burdensome — with exorbitant fees and prolonged training periods that bear no relationship to the regulation's alleged purpose of safeguarding 'life, health, and property.'"