Tuesday Newsday [12.4.12]

It’s time for Tuesday Newsday, late night edition! Primetime, if you will.

Let’s get informed.

Local News

Nebraska accidentally gave the Omaha public school district 6.3 million dollars too much last year. Oops. They are now deducting the money from this year’s budget.

A UNO research team recently completed a report of the economic impact of immigrants in the Omaha/Council Bluffs area. Check out the report here.

A majority of Nebraskans now support allowing undocumented workers to keep their jobs and stay in the U.S. read the World-Herald’s summary here.

National News

California’s new law banning gay conversion therapy (yes, it’s a real thing) is now under scrutiny after a judge claims it may infringe on 1st amendment rights.

Your weekly fiscal cliff update: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s9Qn-eN1bhA

Facebook is going to make pretty significant reductions in your privacy settings unless you vote no. And by you, I mean you and 299.9 million friends.

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Happy dead week!

-Westin

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