Nebraska Legislature District 41 candidate Tom Briese spoke at The Willows Assisted Living on Monday morning. During the coffee conversation, residents and community members in attendence were able to meet Briese, ask questions and voice concerns.
Some of the topics discussed were Brises's focus on property tax relief, opposition to Medicaid expansion and support of the Keystone XL pipeline, rural healthcare, death penalty and affordable college education.
Briese earned his degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Nebraska Lincoln in 1982 and earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Nebraska College of Law in 1985, graduating with distinction. He currently farms near Albion with his wife, Joan.
Nine counties make-up District 41 including Antelope, Boone, Garfield, Greeley, Howard, Pierce, Sherman, Valley, and Wheeler.