Podcast

Adam Weinberg on Proposed Cigarette Tax Hike

February 24, 2016

Adam Weinberg joins Gary Sadlemyer and the KFAB Good Morning Show to discuss LB 1013, a proposed $1.50 per pack increase in the state cigarette tax.

Platte CEO Weighs in on Uber, Lyft in 2014 Session Recap

April 25, 2014

Platte Institute CEO Jim Vokal sits down with Adam Weinberg to discuss how the 2014 Nebraska legislative session impacted qualifty of life in the Cornhusker State. You won't want to miss where he weighs in on Uber and Lyft's arrival in Nebraska!

Interview with Economist Scott Drenkard of the Tax Foundation

March 05, 2014

With tax reform at the forefront of legislative discussions, Tax Foundation economist Scott Drenkard discusses LB1097, and the benefits of tax reform in Nebraska.

2013 Overview/2014 Preview

January 08, 2014

This week's podcast is with the Platte Institute's Chief Executive Officer, Jim Vokal. Jim reflected back on 2013's successes and provided a preview of the Platte Institute's upcoming year. 

 

Interview with Kearney City Manager Mike Morgan

December 16, 2013

Kearney's City Manager, Mike Morgan, discusses why the City of Kearney boasts the second lowest tax rate in Nebraska, and ways other communities can replicate Kearney's success. 

Interview with Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert

December 04, 2013

Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert shares her thoughts on pension reform, taxes in Omaha, and her vision for the city moving forward. 

Interview with Gail Werner-Robertson

November 04, 2013

This week's interview is with Gail Werner Robertson, the Platte Institute's Board Chair. Gail shared with us her thoughts on the future of the Platte Institute, along with her perspective on tax reform in Nebraska. 

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