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Working the Appropriations Process

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Working the Appropriations Process

When the Nebraska Unicameral convenes in Lincoln on January eighth, Senator Tyson Larson of O’Neill will begin his second year on the Appropriations Committee.

He says the first year was a learning experience…………

Larson says the Appropriations Committee has an impact beyond just passing legislative bills……

Larson says he still thinks overall state spending should be reduced………….

 

This is the short session of the legislature, and is scheduled to run into mid-April.

 

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