Local

Hammering Out The Budget

Photo: clipart.com

Hammering Out The Budget

Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith believes Congress could learn from the Unicameral on how to deal with the budget. Smith says the budget process in Washington is a mess..

Smith says a two-year budget would give Congress the time is needs to hammer out a budget.

Smith says it’s not healthy for the federal government to run on ‘continuing resolutions’ because Congress cannot agree to a budget.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Minnesota Legislature Continues Budget Discussion

money 100

Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.

in Local

Emerald Ash Borer Found in Dallas County

snow on trees

Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.

in Local

Nebraska Continues Death Penalty Debate

prison

Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.

in Local

Bill to Repeal Mandatory Prison Sentences Passes Nebraska Legislature

nebraska-state-capital

Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.

in National

Making headlines this week

AP125285800932_17

A look back at some of this week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.