October 02, 2017
Watch remarks on Occupational Licensing Reform by Federal Trade Commission Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen shown at the Platte Institute's 2017 Legislative Summit.
September 25, 2017
Highlights and speakers at our upcoming 2017 Legislative Summit.
September 15, 2017
The ACLU of Nebraska is partnering with the Platte Institute and Nebraska state Sen. Laura Ebke for a series of town halls on ways to streamline Nebraska’s occupational licensing laws.
September 07, 2017
Nebraska takes about twice as long to train licensed massage therapists as most states, but not all the training is essential for safety.
August 21, 2017 | by Governor Pete Ricketts
Governor Ricketts writes in his weekly column about action being taken to cut red tape regulation.
August 10, 2017 | by Adam Weinberg
A proposal that was controversial in Nebraska was a cakewalk in another rural state.
August 02, 2017 | by Adam Weinberg
Job licensing is burdensome enough without getting the fashion police involved.
July 28, 2017 | by Albert Gustafson
Nebraska state senators can help encourage recovery in the face of a sluggish economy.
July 27, 2017 | by Sarah Curry
In the first quarter of 2017, Nebraska had the lowest economic growth in the country.
July 26, 2017 | by Luke Ashton
The Platte Institute is hosting its annual Legislative Summit in Lincoln on September 26.