election http://kios.org en Council Bluffs Mayoral election Tuesday http://kios.org/post/council-bluffs-mayoral-election-tuesday <p>Council Bluffs voters will go to the polls Tuesday to choose a new Mayor. Mon, 04 Nov 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 38253 at http://kios.org Group files complaint against Douglas County Election Commissioner http://kios.org/post/group-files-complaint-against-douglas-county-election-commissioner <p></p><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;"><p>OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An elections watchdog group has filed a complaint against the embattled Douglas County Election Commissioner's office, alleging some Omaha voters were required to provide voter identification numbers before issuing them provisional ballots on Election Day.</p> Tue, 27 Nov 2012 19:59:19 +0000 Associated Press 22493 at http://kios.org Iowa Secretary of State examining signature verification system http://kios.org/post/iowa-secretary-state-examining-signature-verification-system <p></p><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;"><p>DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa secretary of state is considering a signature verification system to help ensure voters are who they say they are.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 15:19:58 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 22229 at http://kios.org Pay raise for lawmakers could be revisited in 2013 http://kios.org/post/pay-raise-lawmakers-could-be-revisited-2013 <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 13px; line-height: 15px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are planning to revisit a proposed legislative salary increase that was overwhelmingly rejected by voters.</p><p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:16:27 +0000 Associated Press 21849 at http://kios.org Papillion, La Vista voters approve school bond; Bellevue voters reject economic development measures http://kios.org/post/papillion-la-vista-voters-approve-school-bond-bellevue-voters-reject-economic-development <p>The Papillion-La Vista School District will move forward with plans for a new elementary and a new Junior High school. Wed, 07 Nov 2012 20:08:56 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 21655 at http://kios.org Nebraska voters split on constitutional amendments http://kios.org/post/nebraska-voters-split-constitutional-amendments <p>LINCOLN--Nebraskans voted to ensure their right to hunt and fish, but denied state senators an extra term and more pay. Wed, 07 Nov 2012 07:21:43 +0000 Benjamin Welch--Nebraska News Service 21610 at http://kios.org Nebraska voters split on constitutional amendments Deb Fischer elected to U.S. Senate http://kios.org/post/deb-fischer-elected-us-senate <p>Republican State Senator Deb Fischer will be Nebraska’s new U.S. Senator. Wed, 07 Nov 2012 05:06:49 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 21603 at http://kios.org Deb Fischer elected to U.S. Senate GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney wins all five of Nebraska's electoral votes http://kios.org/post/gop-presidential-candidate-mitt-romney-wins-all-five-nebraskas-electoral-votes <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney has made sure Nebraska will remain entirely red on this year's political maps by winning the entire state.</span> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 04:08:21 +0000 Associated Press 21602 at http://kios.org GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney wins Nebraska http://kios.org/post/gop-presidential-candidate-mitt-romney-wins-nebraska <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — For the 12th consecutive election, a Republican presidential candidate is victorious in Nebraska.</span> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 02:20:24 +0000 Associated Press 21601 at http://kios.org Polls open in Iowa and Nebraska http://kios.org/post/polls-open-iowa-and-nebraska <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Polls are opening across Nebraska so voters can answer the final and most important poll on who they want to be president and who they want to represent them in Washington and Lincoln.</span> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 14:11:36 +0000 Associated Press 21561 at http://kios.org