The core meeting to finalize a tax plan for the coming two years was
canceled this morning with neither side willing to give any more.
In addition to the ongoing battle over how much of the burden should
be carried by sales tax versus the business tax, a separate meeting
was still unable to resolve disagreement over changes to employee
retirement and benefits.
Sen. Warren Hardy, R-Las Vegas, the top GOP negotiator over benefits
changes, left the meeting at one point red faced and muttering under
Also in that mix are proposed changes to allow collective bargaining