This week’s episode: A special Easter episode of Capitol Connection provides a look at the declining state of religious freedom both at home and abroad. As we celebrate Easter, Nate reflects on the importance of our first constitutional freedom.
Episode 14: Religious Freedom – Always Under Assault?
How should we think about the state of religious liberty today? This episode includes a recent conversation between Nate and Ian Swanson, host of The American Way radio show, addressing this issue. Nate and Ian dive deeply into the history and constitutional issues surrounding religious liberty.
Updates from the legislature include: A resolution called LR6, a convention of states bill put forward by Senator Ebke, was tabled this week due to a lack of support. LB44, an internet sales tax bill, was passed through the first round. Final touches are being put on the budget bill. A bill banning local gun laws in Nebraska was also advanced, despite a filibuster.