By GRANT SCHULTE
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Gov. Pete Ricketts will push for a new property tax relief package when lawmakers reconvene this week as well as a $26 million proposal to add more beds to Nebraska’s overcrowded prison system.
Ricketts acknowledged that major tax reforms will have to come “one step at a time” over many years.
But the Republican governor expressed confidence that he and lawmakers will make progress despite a short legislative session, a looming budget