In The News

Here are a few recent news articles and highlights from the last legislative session regarding my accomplishments and agenda.  I hope you’ll follow me on Twitter @katejbolz and Facebook for additional updates as well.

12/1/16 “Task force issues 18 mental health recommendations” Lincoln Journal Star

11/27/16 “Senators wary of relying too much on Nebraska’s cash reserve” Lincoln Journal Star

10/24/16 (Lincoln Journal Star Endorsements) “Editorial, 10/24: Bolz, Gordon, Wishart win endorsements” Lincoln Journal Star

10/19/16 (Omaha World Herald Endorsements) “Editorial: Hilgers, Geist, Wishart, Bolz and Neuhaus can keep things on track in Lincoln“.  Omaha World Herald

10/17/16 “Bolz expected to win second term in Legislature for south-central Lincoln“.  Lincoln Journal Star

8/26/16 Senator Bolz on KETV Newswatch 7 (Omaha) regarding the increasing instances of prison violence within the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services as well as staffing and over-crowding troubles (video and printed story).  “Ernie Chambers: ‘The job has outgrown Director Frakes’.”

8/13/16 Senator Bolz Letter to the Editor:  “Local View: Immediate action needed on corrections overtime, understaffing and pay”  Lincoln Journal Star

7/14/16 “30 of the most influential women in Lincoln”  Lincoln Journal Star

6/30/16 “New program providing tax breaks to offset the cost of caring for a disabled individual opens (AUDIO)” Nebraska Radio Network

6/16/16 “Senators: Nebraska prison escape highlights broader problems” Lincoln Journal Star

6/7/16 “Kate Bolz: Policy has no red or blue tag” Lincoln Journal Star

5/6/16 “Letter, 5/7: Bolz an advocate for Nebraskans” Lincoln Journal Star

3/10/16 “Student loan aid bill gets legislative committee’s OK” Lincoln Journal Star

2/6/16 “Good for students, employers”  Lincoln Journal Star

1/31/16 Students, business leaders support student loan repayment program” Lincoln Journal Star

1/29/16 “Memory Care endorsement proposed” Unicameral Update

11/19/15 “State plans 2015 launch for savings plan for people with disabilities” Lincoln Journal Start

6/15/15 Summer 2015 Newsletter Kate Bolz Newsletter

5/29/15 “Gap assistance program provides tuition for worker training” Lincoln Journal Star

5/21/15 “Legislature takes first steps on corrections reform, but work remains” Lincoln Journal Star

5/6/15 “State budget bills advance” Lincoln Journal Star

4/21/15 “Legislature amends liquor laws to ban powdered alcohol” Lincoln Journal Star

3/21/15 “Special tax-exempt accounts – gaining momentum in the legislature – would allow more savings for disabled adults’ needs” Omaha World Herald

1/28/15 “Tax circuit breaker targets families who need it” Lincoln Journal Star