October 07, 2019
A little-known state law allows existing transportation companies to prevent new competitors from being formed.
September 10, 2019
The Platte Institute's job licensing reform efforts have been nominated for the 2019 Templeton Freedom Award.
August 06, 2019
Joseph Young and Blake Hoogeveen have been elected to the Platte Institute's Board of Directors.
July 30, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg
Leading Nebraska state senators gave tax hall attendees some hints of the 2020 property tax debate.
July 29, 2019 | by Michael McClellan
Economic growth in Nebraska outpaced the national average in the most recently released figures.
July 19, 2019 | by Michael McClellan
A fund intended to offset the public health costs of smoking is paying mostly for other concerns.
July 08, 2019 | by Michael McClellan
No matter the outcome, the potential property tax ballot initiative could apply pressure on the Nebraska Legislature.
June 26, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg
The Platte Institute will visit North Platte in July to host a town hall program on property tax reform featuring Nebraska state senators.
June 14, 2019 | by Michael McClellan
Nebraska’s state agencies must work to aid local communities in spotting early warning signs of financial distress.
June 07, 2019 | by Michael McClellan
Funding non-essential services can prevent local governments from setting the right tax and spending priorities.