The popular political refrain of less regulation for business is being tested in the Silver State.
Local business organizations have joined the governor's campaign to eliminate or modernize hundreds of state regulations in hopes of unleashing the private sector.
Last month, the Northern Nevada Development Authority circulated an online survey trying to get local businesses to identify the single most negative regulation affecting their respective operations.
"Earlier this year, Gov. Brian Sandoval announced that Nevada's state agencies would be eliminating 654 regulations and modernizing an additional 1,100 regulations. The quest to positively better our business environment is well on its …