Legislative Issues Conference
February 9-10, 2020 | Cornhusker Marriott Hotel Lincoln
Finishing strong in the second half!
Presented annually, hear from the movers and shakers inside the Legislature about the key issues affecting Nebraska's public schools. The Governor’s Office, Speaker, key Committee Chairs and a number of other Senators have been invited to share their respective views throughout the morning. See what key bills are still in play from 2019, and get a first hand look at any new bills introduced in the second half that will have an impact on public education in Nebraska during this year’s legislative session. Lunch with Senators follows the morning speakers.
Sunday, February 9, 2020
6:00 PM - Reception, Dinner & Program
“Been There, Done That. Why School Finance Reform Is So Hard" - Former Speaker Greg Adams
Hospitality event to follow hosted by First National Capital Markets
Monday, February 10, 2020
8:00 AM - Registration
8:30 AM - Welcome & Introductions - Stacie Higgins, NASB President
The Governor’s Office, Speaker, key Committee Chairs and a number of other Senators have been invited to share their respective views throughout the morning. The current agenda includes Lt. Governor Mike Foley; Bill Overview; Sen. Mike Groene, Chair of Education; Sen. Lou Ann Linehan, Chair of Revenue; Sen. Tom Brewer, Chair of Government, Military & Veterans Affairs; Speaker Scheer; Sen. Lynne Walz; Sen. Mark Kolterman, Chair of Retirement Systems; Ann Hunter-Pirtle, Stand for Schools. (Speaker list subject to change)
12:00 PM - Lunch with the Senators
1:30 PM - Adjournment