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While makers in nebraska leaning on older residents now to help fund the state's economic recovery last week governor mark. Gordon signed l. Sixty four into law which begins the process of phasing out state taxes on social security benefits town stupid deck with aarp. Nebraska says the move will help nebraska's live their retirement years independently and with dignity. And he says every dollar going back into nebraska's pockets will be spent locally on necessities and that's going to be a huge economic impact especially at a time in which we're coming back from calvin and it's important that we're supporting our local economies so i think this will be a huge economic driver in states these tax dollars getting back into our systems. Stoop index says nebraska's age fifty and older account for fifty six cents of every dollar in consumer spending in the state in part because many have moved past year spent saving for retirement and generate fifty billion dollars in economic activity after some lawmakers voiced concerns about lost revenue. Lb sixty four was revised to cut just half a state tax over the next five years. Lawmakers will need to pass additional legislation to phase out the remaining share by twenty thirty. I'm eric gladys national public radio reports. Texas governor greg abbott says he intends to withhold paychecks to state lawmakers that after house. Democrats staged a walkout to block voting restrictions proposed by their republican counterparts. A large group of democrats walked out of the house chamber in austin late sunday so there was no quorum and that prevented a final vote on the proposal and pr reports. 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