Elsewhere on this page, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts shares some success stories about what has been done to reduce property taxes. He has every right and good reasons to do so.

And we have every right to note that everything he claims in his column doesn’t necessarily fit the bill locally.

He writes: “While we’ve made progress on tax relief, there is more work to do. We need to make sure that the benefits of our state’s growth go to Nebraska families instead of local governments. We can’t afford to see our hard work get squandered by unrestrained spending from political subdivisions.”

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