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Senator Joni Albrecht Mentioned State Rodeo’s, Budget, Bills, & Health Standards In Latest Update

LINCOLN – The University of Nebraska Rodeo Association hosted the 2021 Nebraska Cornhusker College Rodeo on April 23 and 24. Another rodeo scheduled to take place this summer is the Nebraska High School Finals Rodeo in Hastings. That is from June 17 – 19. From July 18 – 24, the 2021 National High School Finals Rodeos will be in Lincoln. Finally, Nebraska’s 100th annual Big Rodeo will be in Burwell from July 28 – 31.
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Sen. Joni Albrecht invites students to youth legislature

High school students are invited to take on the role of state senators at the Unicameral Youth Legislature June 13-16. At the State Capitol, student senators will sponsor bills, conduct committee hearings, debate legislation and discover the unique process of the nation’s only unicameral. The Unicameral Youth Legislature gives behind-the-scenes...
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Senator Joni Albrecht Wrote About Proposed Bills In Her Weekly Update

LINCOLN – Senator Joni Albrecht began her update by advocating for LB596. This has been dubbed the “Higher Blend Ethanol Tax Credit.” Essentially, retailers that sell higher ethanol blends would be eligible for an income tax credit. This is designed to help Nebraska’s economy, while emitting cleaner fuel for the environment.

Senator Joni Albrecht Discussed Newly Proposed Legislation

LINCOLN – Senator Albrecht began her weekly update excited because her permanent rule change passed. Albrecht proposed that the Pledge of Allegiance be recited every day of session. The Nebraska Right to Life’s “Walk for Life” demonstration was last weekend. The event reflected on the passage of LB814 from last...

Senator Joni Albrecht Explains New Legislation In Her Latest Update

LINCOLN – Senator Joni Albrecht began her weekly update by addressing LB111. Albrecht proposed LB111, which is designed to protect law enforcement and emergency care providers. She declared that society should hold individuals accountable for their actions. LB280 removed an insurance company law that states a company must have a...

Senator Joni Albrecht Discussed State Legislature During Weekly Update

LINCOLN – This year’s welcome back to state legislature will change. The senator’s families will be able to watch the proceedings, but they must stay in the balconies. Additionally, senators will be socially distanced. What remains the same are the elections of Officers, Speaker of the Legislature, and Committee chairpersons....

Sen. Joni Albrecht ready for new legislative session

LINCOLN - The 107th Nebraska Legislative Session begins Wednesday and Senator Joni Albrecht says she’s as ready as she can be. Albrecht who serves District 17 which consists of Dakota, Thurston, and Wayne Counties tells News Talk WJAG, she’s been working on lots of bills during the short interim between sessions.