Nebraska continues to endure extreme weather conditions.
You can contribute to relief efforts or connect with recovery resources by visiting the Nebraska Red Cross page and the University of Nebraska's flood resource page. Join the NEGOP Booster Club Join the NEGOP Booster Club and Congressman Don Bacon, who is seeking re-election to Nebraska's Second Congressional District, for a DC Update Breakfast in battleground Sarpy County. The event is being hosted by 88 Tactical, an
A huge thank you to Nebraska's first responders and emergency management personnel and volunteers who are helping our communities cope with record flood waters. Here's how you can help: 1. Contact @neiaredcross and donate time, money, or blood: https://rdcrss.org/2FbRh8n 2. Support the work your emergency manager is doing. Contacts here: https://bit.ly/2TOKSJY 3. Share these links to help spread the word! ICYMI: Tax relief heading in the direction we need (Kearney Hub) This w
WASHINGTON, D.C. — One of Nebraska's senators voted in favor of sweeping criminal justice reform on Tuesday. “Though I had reservations with the initial bill, I believe the revised version made good faith changes to address my concerns. Specifically, I appreciated adjustments to overly narrow provisions that could have qualified fentanyl traffickers and those convicted of gun crimes related to drug trafficking to earn time credits," said Senator Deb Fischer. “As part of this
Lincoln City Councilwoman Jane Raybould’s problem with organized labor is growing. That’s a warning flag for a Democratic candidate trying to unseat a Republican incumbent in red-state Nebraska’s Senate race. Friday, Raybould’s Republican opponent, Sen. Deb Fischer, secured the endorsement of the politically influential union representing Omaha firefighters and paramedics. Omaha’s is the second major local fire union to endorse Fischer over Raybould, joining the Lincoln fire
A trade group that represents the interests of Nebraska’s hospitals and health care systems threw its support behind U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer’s re-election. Fischer’s campaign announced the endorsement Monday, saying the group’s backing shows the importance Fischer places on health care. The Nebraska Hospital Association, which represents 89 Nebraska hospitals, lauded Fischer’s work as a state legislator and U.S. senator on behalf of hospitals small and large. “Her years of dedi
The political arm of the Nebraska Farm Bureau has thrown its support behind U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer in her bid for re-election. Mark McHargue, head of the Nebraska Farm Bureau’s political action committee, cited Fischer’s work on such things as encouraging the repeal of the EPA’s Waters of the United States rule, promoting trade deals favorable to Nebraska, and introducing a bipartisan bill to exempt farmers and ranchers from emissions reporting that Fischer said was intended t