Dave Heineman takes scalpel to state budget
Gov. Dave Heineman address members of the media during a Saturday press conference in Lincoln on the state budget.
Posted: Saturday, May 25, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Gov. Dave Heineman used his veto pen Saturday to strike $7.8 million out of the Legislature’s $7.8 billion state budget package.
The general-fund vetoes included money for a new University of Nebraska Medical Center nursing college building in Lincoln and part of the funding to renovate the Nebraska State Historical Society Museum.
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Saturday, May 25, 2013 12:00 am.