economy

Government
2:08 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Agency says Iowa tax receipts up in September compared to a year ago

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Legislative Services Agency says the state's tax receipts were more than 9 percent higher in September than a year ago.

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Government
8:10 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Board predicts modest economic growth

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A state board is predicting modest short-term growth in Nebraska's tax revenue.

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Business
8:11 am
Fri October 18, 2013

Slower economic growth projected in Midwest and Plains states

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new report suggests the economy will continue growing at a slow pace in rural areas of 10 Midwest and Plains states in the months ahead.

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Government
2:45 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

UNO political scientist: expect shutdown, debt ceiling issues to flare up again in early 2014

A UNO political scientist says Wednesday’s vote to end the government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling accomplished very little.

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Government
8:20 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Sens. Fischer, Johanns vote in favor of measure reopening the federal government

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's two senators joined with 79 others in voting in favor of a measure that reopened the federal government and avoided a financial default.

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Government
2:30 pm
Thu September 26, 2013

Fischer, Johanns discuss government funding bill

Votes on a resolution to fund the federal government through December 15th could happen this weekend.

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Omaha
4:00 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Omaha named among top ten affordable cities for renters

Omaha has been named to Kiplinger’s list of the ten most affordable big cities for renters.

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Government
11:30 am
Fri September 6, 2013

Iowa Governor traveling to Japan, India on trade mission

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is heading to Japan and India on a trade mission.

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Government
8:06 am
Mon August 19, 2013

Omaha City Council to vote next week on 2014 budget

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The Omaha City Council is set to vote next Tuesday on the 2014 budget.

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Government
10:38 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Unemployment rate up in July

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate rose in July to hit 4.2 percent.

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