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Just saying thank you isn't enough
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High-speed internet access is a critical issue in Nebraska, and some progress was made this year.
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A new state law—strongly backed by AARP—will phase out state income tax on Social Security benefits. 
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Once-in-a-generation chance to make investments in our communities
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Facilities cannot let preventable problems be repeated
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Rural areas face more challenges with access, quality and cost
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Social Security tax cuts, increased support for family caregivers, expanded access to high-speed internet and more
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A law that takes effect Sept. 1 aims to prevent the financial exploitation of older Nebraskans. 
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The Nebraska Legislature has passed a landmark bill to phase out state income taxes on Social Security benefits over 10 years. Gov. Pete Ricketts signed the bill into law on May 26.
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