governor http://kios.org en Ricketts, Bruning spar in Nebraska governor's race http://kios.org/post/ricketts-bruning-spar-nebraska-governors-race <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Republican primary race for governor is heating up between Omaha businessman Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:04:18 +0000 Associated Press 46128 at http://kios.org Gov. Heineman discusses jobs, education, taxes http://kios.org/post/gov-heineman-discusses-jobs-education-taxes <p>Governor Dave Heineman says the state of Nebraska is doing better than most of the nation when it comes to unemployment and jobs. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:30:10 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 45752 at http://kios.org Auditor Foley commits to Nebraska governor's race http://kios.org/post/auditor-foley-commits-nebraska-governors-race <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State Auditor Mike Foley has committed himself to the Nebraska governor's race, ruling out speculation that he might seek re-election. Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:03:22 +0000 Associated Press 42854 at http://kios.org AG Bruning joins Nebraska gubernatorial race http://kios.org/post/ag-bruning-joins-nebraska-gubernatorial-race <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Attorney General Jon Bruning has declared his candidacy for Nebraska governor. Mon, 10 Feb 2014 14:10:14 +0000 Associated Press 42730 at http://kios.org State Sen. Janssen leaving governor's race http://kios.org/post/state-sen-janssen-leaving-governors-race <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">(Information in the following story is from: Omaha World-Herald, http://www.omaha.com)</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — State Senator Charlie Janssen says he's dropping out of the 2014 governor's race. Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:19:19 +0000 Associated Press 42399 at http://kios.org Democratic candidate Hassebrook files for Nebraska Governor's race http://kios.org/post/democratic-candidate-hassebrook-files-nebraska-governors-race <p>Democratic candidate for Nebraska Governor Chuck Hassebrook says he has 1,500 campaign volunteers in 91 counties.</p><p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 14:05:44 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 42237 at http://kios.org Gov. Branstad draws big contributions for campaign http://kios.org/post/gov-branstad-draws-big-contributions-campaign <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has about $4.1 million in cash on hand for a re-election campaign, according to a 2013 finance report filed yesterday. Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:57:05 +0000 Associated Press 41854 at http://kios.org Iowa Governor Terry Branstad announces re-election bid http://kios.org/post/iowa-governor-terry-branstad-announces-re-election-bid <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says he is "energized" and ready to run for an unprecedented sixth term in office. Thu, 16 Jan 2014 02:11:03 +0000 Associated Press 41619 at http://kios.org Neb. Gov. Heineman to propose 'good time' changes http://kios.org/post/neb-gov-heineman-propose-good-time-changes <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman and Attorney General Jon Bruning will propose a prison reform measure that would eliminate automatic "good time" credit for violent offenders. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 20:55:12 +0000 Associated Press 41496 at http://kios.org 2 Nebraska governor hopefuls unveil tax cut plans http://kios.org/post/2-nebraska-governor-hopefuls-unveil-tax-cut-plans <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 13px;">LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Two Republican candidates for Nebraska governor have unveiled tax-cut proposals that they'll introduce as state senators, once the Legislature convenes.</span> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 14:13:22 +0000 Associated Press 41220 at http://kios.org