Platte Institute Blog
April 24, 2017
LB88e, an occupational licensing reform bill, was approved unanimously in the Legislature.
April 17, 2017
An analysis of LB461 shows the tax reform plan will benefit both taxpayers and budget-writers.
April 12, 2017 | by Jim Vokal
Join the discussion about the LB461 tax reform plan.
April 07, 2017
Learn more about LB461 and how its tax reforms are implemented over time.
March 29, 2017
Jim Vokal's Statement on the Passage on LB341 as part of LB140e.
March 21, 2017
The Approriations Committee has advanced LB611.
March 20, 2017
The independent federal agency responsible for protecting an open marketplace for U.S. consumers says occupational licensing imposes “state-created barriers” to jobs.
LB438 – Increase cigarette and tobacco taxes as prescribed and provide for the distribution of funds
March 17, 2017
Testimony opposing a $1.50 per pack increase in the state cigarette tax.
March 13, 2017
Jim Vokal's statement on LB343 in the 2017 legislative session.
March 09, 2017
Our testimony in support of LB570.