LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, May 9, 2021

Guardrails According to transcripts from this legislative session, guardrails is the second most disingenuous expressive used in the Nebraska Legislature. Tax relief remains solidly in first place, while for the children has fallen to a distant third. Take LB241, for...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, May 2, 2021

More Money, More Spending The Nebraska Economic Forecasting Board met again to adjust their revenue predictions for this fiscal year (ending June 30) and FY2021-22 and FY2022-23. Holy Hanna! They increased projected receipts for this fiscal year by another $90...

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, April 26 2021

“Unicam, Unicam, don’t tax me!” “Tax that guy behind the tree!” Last Tuesday, the Legislature approved ten bills on Final Reading. They comprise the State’s $9.7 billion-ish biennial budget. With not so much as a “hurrah or...