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Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 26, 2013. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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1% tax on $10 million businesses. A separate Education Tax taken from the already established tax structure. NOT TO BE USED FOR TEACHER RAISES. Strictly for educational materials, equipment and a very small 5% of that for additional personnel. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Las Vegas, NV
No. There should be more money put in the schools, 2% is not enough. There are too many stupid people that were educated in Nevadans should be ashamed of what they produce. Not everyone wants to be or is cut out to be strippers or employees of the hotel... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Las Vegas, NV
No, if you want something in the budget, make room for it. don't just simply want more money. also make the school board accountable. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in The Lakes, NV
I support tax reform to better use the funds that are already being collected and not do anything to keep businesses from continuing to move to Nevada. HOWEVER, mining operations that ruin mining sites and deplete our natural resources should pay a hefty... 5 years ago from a Democrat in The Lakes, NV
No. Remove the illegal alien population from our schools and scores will go up, retention will improve, and costs will go down. Until that happens, stfu and don't ever talk about what education needs. 5 years ago from a Republican in Las Vegas, NV
I support a voucher system, which allows parents to choose the school their child will attend. This way, the best education will be available to every American child. Schools and teachers that underperform should "go out of business". 5 years ago from a Republican in Sun Valley, NV
No, not without eradication of tenure and schools, programs and teachers being held to a standard. Failure to achieve standard equals less funding, and possible termination. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Las Vegas, NV
Yes, but you have to fire the lowest performing teachers every year. 5 years ago from a Republican in Las Vegas, NV
No, the current education structure requires reform before taxes are increased. 5 years ago from a Republican in Sun Valley, NV
Work on a voucher system like other states. 5 years ago from a Republican in Sun Valley, NV
No, the taxes we already pay should be enough for education, if not we should pay higher taxes to make sure our future is in the hands of intelligent moral people. 5 years ago from a Republican in Fernley, NV
We should be kept in line with other districts comparable to us. If our funding is equal or surpasses those districts then we have a management problem not a financial problem. 5 years ago from a Republican in Las Vegas, NV