"Emergency" in Name Only: The Second Round of the Federal Emergency Rental Assistance Program
March 16, 2022
As Nebraskans, we value resourcefulness and self-reliance. We also care for our neighbors. We recognize that extraordinary times—like a natural disaster or a global pandemic—warrant extra assistance. During the height of the coronavirus pandemic, Nebraskans stepped up to help those in need. At the federal and state level, we did the same. The State has received and distributed an unprecedented amount of federal funding to help Nebraskans weather the storm over these past two years.
But at a certain point, we must acknowledge that the storm has passed and get back to the Nebras...