WE THINK PAPIO NRD BOARD CHEATED TAXPAYERS
NTF worksheet: papiomrnrd50.doc. 11-13. NTF PRESENTATION TO PAPIO-MO. RIVER NRD BOARD: NOV. 14, 2013. Good evening. My name is Doug Kagan, 12320 William Street, and I represent NE Taxpayers for Freedom. On Tuesday, a board subcommittee recommended selling 8 lots at Dam Site 13, 192nd & Dodge Rd., for $380,000 total. The sale price of Read more »
Remember the Monster Mash? If you thought that was scary, the technical problems with the ObamaCare website are just the tip of the iceberg: Read more »
TAX BURDEN ON NEBRASKA RETIREES
NTF issue paper: taxplan20.doc. 10-13. NEBRASKA TAXPAYERS FOR FREEDOM ISSUE PAPER: REPEAL INCOME TAX ON NEBRASKA RETIREMENT INCOME. BACKGROUND. Nebraska retirees find themselves at a financial disadvantage compared to retirees in other states. Facing continuing high property taxes, their savings suffer further losses from taxation on retirement income. Older Nebraskans face state income taxes on Read more »
Vigil for American Justice Nebraska Taxpayers for Freedom co-sponsored a vigil on September 13, 2013, for the family of ninety-three year old grandmother, Louise Sollowin, who was raped and murdered by an illegal alien in South Omaha. Other sponsors are the Federation for American Immigration Reform and Nebraska Advisory Group. The purpose of the rally Read more »
Nebraska Conservative Coalition Network
Nebraska Taxpayers for Freedom is proud to be a member organization in the Nebraska Conservative Coalition Network. This roundtable includes several conservative and tea party groups around the state that jointly work on one project each year. This year, member groups are concentrating on identifying, recruiting, organizing campaigns for, and providing volunteers to help elect conservative candidates Read more »
ObamaCare Impact on Local Schools
Recently Millard School Board member, Mike Kennedy, was quoted in the Investor’s Business Daily for his comments about how ObamaCare has impacted not only taxpayer costs negatively, but also medical care for Millard School District employees and their families. Please help with the fight over this wretched law that tyrannizes taxpayers – especially those on Read more »
NTF works with Douglas County Commissioners
Members of Nebraska Taxpayers for Freedom have been expressing their thoughts and ideas on how to cut expenses for 2013/2014. We would like to express our thanks to Madam Chair Mary Ann Borgeson and the Douglas County Commissioners for allowing us the opportunity to express our concerns. NTF President Doug Kagan, NTF Vice President Marty Brown, Read more »
SCAM ARTIST ON YOUR ROOF
As you know we had hail damage to several thousand homes in the area. I interviewed several roofing companies, and I was able to finally pick one. I want to warn you about companies selling their company’s name and using cheap labor and contractor to do the work. In Friday’s OWH a family has their Read more »
Illegal Aliens - What do they cost? What can we do?
Did you know that illegal aliens may be coming into Nebraska from Kansas because they now find jobs harder to find there? Are you concerned about the burden you bear as a taxpayers because of the net drain they put on society – and the government? Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach discusses illegal immigration, Read more »
Milton Friedman - Redistribution of Wealth
Do you agree with Warren Buffet that no parent should let their children inherit enough wealth so they didn’t have to work? Did you know that Buffet favors a 100% inheritance tax? No? What about a free market approach? Would you choose instead Milton Friedman’s classic argument against the inheritance tax altogether? Read more »
And you thought Canada was more progressive?
Do you think other nations don't watch the US? I shudder to think what our enemies think of us. Pretty soon the interest payments on our national debt will fund the entire Chinese military. Well, don't take my word for it. Watch this video of Pierre Poilievre, a Member of Parliament for Nepean-Carleton, Canada, as Read more »
ObamaCare - Cover more? Cost Less? Guess Again!
Did you think "The Affordable Health Care Act" really is? Are you thinking that your dependents will be covered? After all, ObamaCare promised to leave "only" 30 million people without insurance coverage – less than the previous system. Or, Are the Wheels Coming Off as Betsy McCaughey, New York Post writer suggests. Read her article Read more »
Are school curriculums in Nebraska under local taxpayer control? With proper legislative representation? Local control? Watch this – then decide: Think this isn't being implemented in Nebraska? Check this document out, produced by our State Board of Education with your tax dollars. Note the bottom section on page ten. Read more »
One Percent Solution - No More New Taxes!
This video is dead on. The City of Omaha’s promoted need to issue another occupation tax is just a ruse to make occupation taxes, like the mayor’s tax on restaurant food, common and accepted. Guess what that does? It skirts the requirement to put the tax, as sales taxes are, to a vote of the people. Read more »
Indirect Taxes through Energy
Early in president Obama’s campaign someone asked him about cap and trade. He delared that, “Under my plan… electricity prices would necessarily skyrocket.” Obama seems to be carrying out this famous “campaign promise”. Don’t think so? According to Phil Kerpen of Fox News, your electric bill will be impacted by an eight-fold or higher increase Read more »
Tax Day Debate - Video
On Tax Day, April 15, 1:00-3:00 PM, NTF hosted the “Great Debate” at Walnut Grove Park in Omaha. KFAB Radio talk show host, Scott Voorhees, asked the candidates questions pertaining to taxes, spending, and government regulations. Debaters included Senate candidates: Jon Bruning Deb Fischer Pat Flynn Don Stenberg View the video here: Read more »
During the debate on ObamaCare, Obama Regime minions loudly proclaimed that if we liked our present health care plan, we could keep it, that the law would create 4 million jobs. Since the law passed, insurance providers have dropped coverage and laid off employees. The Des Moines Register reported that an Iowa insurance company no Read more »
Congressman Lee Terry continues to make himself one of the most accessible congressman. Check out the “Lee Listens” virtual town hall on his website: www.leeterry.house.gov. Read more »
MUD Issues - Rates & Privatization
Metropolitan Utilities District is involved in two issues that concern NE Taxpayers: 1. MUD is adding a $5 monthly service charge to our bills, because customers are not using enough water! Usually, utilities raise rates if customers are using too much of something. 2. MUD could save $3 million annually over 10 yrs. by outsourcing Read more »