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August 24, 2016
Efforts to End Death Penalty Gain Steam

The Hill, Aug. 23, 2016
Repeal backers in Nebraska are touting a study conducted by Ernest Goss, an economist at Creighton University, which found Nebraska spends $14.6 million every year on the death penalty, even though the state has not executed a prisoner since December 1997.
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Kansas Jobless Rate 16% Lower Than Nationís, Despite July Drop

The Legal Record, Aug. 23, 2016
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss oversees the survey. He says the declines in cattle, grain and farm prices over the past year are weighing down the rural economy because farm income is down.
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Meet With Your Banker Before Harvest 2016

AgWeb, Aug. 22, 2016
That advice comes on the heels of Julyís Rural Mainstreet Index, the latest available from Creighton University. The 10-state index fell below a reading of 40, marking the 11th consecutive month the index has been below growth neutral.
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