Nebraska’s thoughtful and well-spoken U.S. Senator Ben Sasse has released a new book with an important theme and an alarming title: “Them: Why We Hate Each Other—And How To Heal.”
Given the lack of acrimony, it hardly seems like we’re just weeks away from a statewide general election.
Who would’ve ever thought we’d see a time when we had to use those two words in the same sentence, let alone choose to use them together. But, it has come to that.
The Legislature convenes in a few months. It’s a long session in a non-election year, traditionally the best time to talk about that 800-pound elephant in the room, taxes.