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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.

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