Neb. State Chamber of Commerce & Industry to Host Legislative Summit


The Nebraska Chamber of Commerce & Industry along with the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 2013 Nebraska Legislative Summit to cover several legislative issues impacting local businesses.

The summit is set for Thursday, August 8 from 8:25 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Strategic Air & Space Museum.

The goal of the summit is to bring business leaders up to speed on the latest developments in Washington D.C. as well as at the State Capitol.

Talking points for the event include:

  • An update on federal issues from Nebraska's U.S. senators andcongressmen;
  • New information from state lawmakers regarding the Legislature'sstudy of Nebraska's taxsystem;
  • Remarks by Governor Dave Heineman; and
  • A special presentation by keynote speaker Dr. Martin Regalia,Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Registration can be found by going to or by calling the Nebraska Chamber at 402.474.4422. Cost to attend is $95 per person for members of the Nebraska Chamber or any local chamber in the state; cost is $125 for non-members.