Platte Institute Blog
June 23, 2017 | by Albert Gustafson
After leaving prison, finding a job can be an ex-offender’s most essential step for reintegrating into society. But their criminal record can also make it one of their most difficult.
June 16, 2017 | by Albert Gustafson
A little-known health care law can deprive patients of affordable access to care.
June 16, 2017 | by Luke Ashton
Omaha's food truck scene will be open for business during the College World Series.
June 13, 2017 | by Luke Ashton
A federal funds inventory will help Nebraska be prepared for changes in national policy that impact the state budget.
May 12, 2017 | by Adam Weinberg
The legislative chamber may sit empty soon, but some lawmakers are sticking around.
May 02, 2017
Despite the support of the legislative majority, opponents of tax reform succesfully filibustered LB461.
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.