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What is Success?

May 08, 2014 J

Recently released Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, aka ObamaCare, enrollment numbers in Nebraska highlight the ongoing disconnect between the state’s political supporters of the law and what’s actually happening on the ground. And that’s not surprising. Disconnect, confusion, and inefficiency have characterized the ObamaCare’s rollout across the nation and Nebraska is no different. While […]

It’s Good, but could be Better

April 24, 2014 J,

We are working to make the Good Life Better in Nebraska and have some new tools to use. As award-winning journalist Bob Greene wrote about our great state, “the best America there ever was,” we want to help keep Nebraska just that. Public policies enacted at the state and local level impact our quality of […]

KXL Decision to be Delayed Again

April 18, 2014 J

According to the Lincoln Journal Star, the final decision on KXL will be pushed back once again. US State Department officials briefed congress on the delay and “cite an ongoing Nebraska court case challenging the constitutionality of the state’s pipeline siting law” (LJS). The court case in reference is from February in which Lancaster County […]

Final Legislative Update Events Starting Soon

March 26, 2014 J

Join us on our Legislative Update Tour as we wrap up the second session of the 103rd Nebraska Legislature. Some of the dates have changed; please reference below and visit our events page to RSVP. April 2, 6-8 PM, Kearney April 7, 6-8 PM, Scottsbluff April 14, 12-2 PM, McCook April 14, 6-8 PM, North […]

AFP Applauds Senators Voting Against Cloture on Medicaid Expansion

March 19, 2014

Halting expasnion a “victory” for state, relief from law that “simply doesn’t work, says director Litt. LINCOLN — The Nebraska chapter of Americans for Prosperity, the state’s foremost advocate for health care choice, applauded state senators today for refusing to advance Medicaid expansion legislation (LB 887) in the state. “Today’s failed cloture vote was a […]