Ernie Chambers' bill to end property tax exemption for religious groups gets a hearing
“This bill simply carries out what Jesus wanted to see his followers do,” State Sen. Ernie Chambers said.
Posted: Friday, January 24, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 11:24 am, Tue Mar 25, 2014.
LINCOLN — It was New Testament v. Old Testament when Nebraska lawmakers considered a bill Friday to put churches and other religious property on the tax rolls.
Emperors Charlemagne and Constantine also figured in a public hearing about Legislative Bill 675.
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Friday, January 24, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 11:24 am.