Legislature roundup: Senators back public school accountability system
Under LB 438, the state must have an accountability system to get a waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind law. Nebraska is one of only four states that have not gotten a waiver.
Posted: Saturday, February 22, 2014 12:00 am
LINCOLN — A panel of state lawmakers took their first swing at offering up a package of income tax cuts on Friday and came up mostly empty.
Senators on the Legislature's Revenue Committee, which guides state tax policy, said too many unanswered questions remain about the cost of an income tax bill pushed by state business groups.
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