Facebook Friday: Lesser-Known Legislative Milestones

June 14, 2019

Adam and Sarah discuss legislative changes that Nebraskans may have missed, and Michael presents an idea for keeping an eye on local government spending.

Legislature Can Help Prevent Local Financial Strain

June 14, 2019 | by Michael McClellan

Nebraska’s state agencies must work to aid local communities in spotting early warning signs of financial distress.

Laura Ebke Talks Job Licensing on Go Vote, Omaha!

June 11, 2019

Platte Institute Senior Fellow for Job Licensing Reform Laura Ebke joins Go Vote, Omaha! to discuss the upcoming implementation of Nebraska's new Occupational Board Reform Act.

Facebook Friday: REINing in Red Tape

June 07, 2019

We discuss regulatory reform and a REINS Act for Nebraska with Jon Sanders from the John Locke Foundation.

Local Officials Should Prioritize Essential Services

June 07, 2019 | by Michael McClellan

Funding non-essential services can prevent local governments from setting the right tax and spending priorities.

Nebraska REINS Act: A good-government way to provide oversight of major regulations

June 03, 2019 | by Jon Sanders

Legislators should be able to double-check major regulations to make sure they're the right choice for the state.

June 5: News Conference Call on Regulation Interim Study

June 03, 2019

A new report suggests ways the Legislature can place a check on the creation of new, major regulations.

2019 Nebraska Legislative Accomplishments

May 31, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg

While the filibuster loomed large in 2019, some important legislation for economic opportunity did win strong, and sometimes unanimous, support. 

Facebook Friday: The 2019 Legislature Adjourns

May 31, 2019

Facebook Friday: the Legislature adjourns for the year with no major property tax reform, but senators did pass some good economic freedom legislation this year.

Facebook Friday: Door Closes on Property Tax Reform

May 24, 2019

There's no chance for major property tax reform in 2019 at this point, so what can be done now?

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