In his recent column, Cal Thomas wrote that a youth-mentoring bill sponsored by Rep. Tom Osborne (R-NE) would spend $150 million on a program similar to TeamMates, which Osborne started when he was coach of the University of Nebraska football team. In fact, Osborne's program is one of many youth mentoring programs that would be eligible for the funds.
The Dispatch regrets the error.
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