The Battle Born State

Nevada is a state in the Western, Mountain West and Southwestern regions of the United States. It borders Oregon to the northwest, Idaho to the northeast, California to the west, Arizona to the southeast and Utah to the east. Nevada is the 7th most extensive, the 34th most populous, but the 9th least densely populated of the 50 states. Nearly three-quarters of Nevada's people live in Clark County, which contains the Las Vegas-Paradise metropolitan area where three of the state's four largest incorporated cities are located. Nevada's capital is Carson City.

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Libertarian Party of Nevada, Las Vegas

Conferences and Conventions

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

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.'"

The introductory paragraph uses material from the Wikipedia article "Nevada" as of 02 Nov 2018, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.