Main Topic: Our State
Topic: Nebraskans Who Made a Difference
Speaker: Ron Jensen
The Nebraska Unicameral At Eighty: Does George Norris's Vision Still Live?
Author Ron Jensen raises and discusses the question of whether George Norris's vision of a "model state legislature" still lives after eighty years of existence as the nation's only unicameral state legislature. Jensen examines what fundamentals Norris proposed and recounts a series of personal interviews with each living Speaker of the Legislature for their respective views of this central question, and adds his own analysis.