Platte Institute Publications

Listed below are all Platte Institute publications.  To the left, you can browse these publications by publication type or policy area.

Don’t Exchange Obamacare – Return It

June 24, 2015

A Preview of King v. Burwell: Nebraska can't afford to repeat the mistakes of other states that have established health care exchanges.

Regulate the Regulators and Protect Economic Opportunity

June 17, 2015

Onerous regulations come from all levels of government, and sometimes, they even come from cronies looking to corner a market.

A Simple Solution to the Buffalo County Property Tax Panic

June 10, 2015

A property tax panic has gripped Buffalo County in recent days, with many taxpayers facing enormous double and triple digit percentage increases in property valuations for the 2016 tax year.

2015 Legislative Wrap-Up: Missed Opportunities for Real Reforms

June 03, 2015

Join us as we review the highlights (and lowlights) of the 2015 legislative session.

The Good Life: Just Not for Retirees

May 27, 2015

Nebraska has been ranked the 7th worst state for retirees. The reason? Our heavy tax burden.

Clock Ticking Down to Full Employer Mandate

May 21, 2015

The ACA's Employer Mandate will include small businesses with 50-99 full-time employees next year. How will this change impact employers and employees?

Texas Got Smart on Crime, Nebraska Can Too

May 12, 2015

Did you know the Lone Star State is a leader in corrections reform? Similar policies can help Nebraska too.

Extra Revenue Should Go to Family Budgets, Not State Budgets

May 05, 2015

New revenue projections provide further evidence that claims of tax relief being unaffordable were just plain wrong.

What the Nebraska taxpayer should know about the $8.7 billion budget

April 29, 2015

How does the state budget proposal affect your budget?

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