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NEBRASKA'S WORKFORCE

Economic Development

Nebraska baby-boomers are reaching the age of retirement leaving voids in jobs and all businesses.  Well-paying jobs with strong benefits will encourage Nebraskans to get back to work as well as attract new families to the State. 

improve and invest in tourism to the State and add a tourism tax to supplement the state tax revenue base.

A livable wage for adults 19 and over working full-time resulting in an increase in the States minimum wage to $15.00 an hr.

Our small businesses were abandoned when the health department mandated closings but didn't provide support or relief from lost income due to the mandate. This needs to be corrected to keep small business up and running and demonstrate to new businesses that Nebraska supports the people who invest in the State.

Small business

Industry

Trades

Textiles

Construction

Manufacturing

Food

Agriculture