Speaking of Nebraska

This Week's Show

Insightful discussion on important issues for Nebraskans. That’s what you’ll get on “Speaking of Nebraska,” a new discussion program on NET Television and NET Radio. Each week we’ll cover topics like the economy, politics, health care and agriculture. We’ll also look at what’s happening in the Unicameral and share a bit of Nebraska history with an NET "Nebraska 150 History Moment." 

NET News Senior Producer/Reporter Mike Tobias (Facebook / Twitter) is host and producer of this eight-week series. NET News Legislative reporter Fred Knapp (Twitter) will be interviewed on happenings in state government when the legislature is in session.

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Previous Shows

Hunger in Nebraska; where it happens, who is impacted, what is being done about it. Plus a Nebraska history moment.
This week Speaking of Nebraska focuses on the Nebraska National Guard and changing structure, deployments and challenges for soldiers. Plus a state government update and Nebraska history moment.
This week Speaking of Nebraska examines how human trafficking happens in Nebraska and the battle against it. Plus a state government update and Nebraska history moment.
This week Speaking of Nebraska examines declining farm income and the impact on Nebraska producers and the state's economy. Plus a state government update and Nebraska history moment.
This week Speaking of Nebraska examines the problem and fight against abuse of opioid prescription drugs. Plus a state government update and Nebraska history moment.
This week Speaking of Nebraska examines opportunities and challenges for Nebraska's rapidly growing Hispanic-Latino population. Plus an update on the Nebraska Legislature and Nebraska history moment.
This week Speaking of Nebraska examines the multi-million dollar impact of Emerald Ash Borer on Nebraska cities and towns. Plus an update on the Nebraska Legislature and Nebraska history moment.