News Release

Laura Ebke to Join Platte Institute

November 27, 2018

Laura Ebke will join the staff of the Platte Institute beginning in January 2019 as its new Senior Fellow for Job Licensing Reform. 

Report Surveys Nebraskans on Property Taxes

October 29, 2018

A new report offers options for property tax reforms, and surveys Nebraskans about what they think should be done.

Video News Release: Columbus Area Practitioner Opens Horse Massage Business

October 01, 2018

A new law has helped open the door to new animal massage businesses being started in Nebraska.

News Release: Senators and State Policy Leaders to Speak at Platte Institute Summit

September 10, 2018

The Platte Institute will host its 2018 Legislative Summit.

Video News Release: State Budget and Property Taxes Discussed on September 6 Conference Call

August 31, 2018

Increases in state spending are making it harder for the Legislature to come up with additional money for state property tax relief programs.
 

New Column: Nebraska Is Choking on Its Cottage Food Law

August 03, 2018

Current state law undermines Nebraskans starting home-based food preparing businesses.

News Advisory for Sept. 13: 2018 Legislative Summit in Lincoln

July 30, 2018

The Platte Institute will host its annual Legislative Summit in Lincoln on September 13.

New Column: What Are the Facts About State Government Spending?

July 24, 2018 | by Sarah Curry

Lawmakers need to look at the whole budget picture to understand how and why Nebraska has reached the level of spending it is at today. 

News Release: New Report Shows State Spending on the Rise

July 24, 2018

A new report shows state spending has increased significantly over time, even after adjusting for inflation and population.

Bob Dudley Appointed to Platte Institute Board of Directors

June 26, 2018

Bob Dudley, President of the Norfolk-based APPEARA textile rental company, has been appointed to the Institute’s Board of Directors.

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