WORKER TRAPPED IN A TRENCH

Drew Johnson, 23, from Utility Trenching became stuck knee-deep in the roughly 12-foot-deep trench last Tuesday outside a home at 13019 Hawthorne Court. One side of the trench had collapsed on his legs. About 30 Omaha firefighters responded. The unusually narrow trench required...
Posted On 28 Mar 2017

14M WOULD LOSE COVERAGE UNDER REPUBLICAN HEALTH BILL

Nonpartisan analysts on March 13 projected that 14 million people would lose coverage next year under the House bill dismantling former President Barack Obama’s health care law. Monday’s estimate by the Congressional Budget Office says the number of uninsured would...
Posted On 28 Mar 2017

CHARTER SCHOOL BILL PROPOSED AND MANY OPPOSED

The Education Committee from the Nebraska Legislature heard testimony March 14 on a bill that would allow nonprofit organizations to operate independent public schools, also known as charter schools, in areas with underperforming schools. LB630, introduced by Sen. Tyson Larson of...
Posted On 28 Mar 2017

Rights and Planning Guide: Part 3 Immigration 101

Below please find a list of some immigration benefits for which you may be eligible. Find an immigration attorney or DOJ representative to help you find out if you indeed qualify for a green card, work permit or visa, or protect yourself from deportation. If you think you qualify...
Posted On 28 Mar 2017