Omaha’s City Council president says he’s running for Nebraska’s Second Congressional District seat.
Votes on a resolution to fund the federal government through December 15th could happen this weekend.
The U.S. Senate is set to vote next week on a resolution authorizing the limited use of force in Syria.
Nebraska’s U.S. Senators have mixed reactions to President Obama’s State of the Union address.
Former Nebraska GOP Senator Chuck Hagel is President Obama’s nominee for Secretary of Defense.
The fiscal cliff deal approved earlier this week by Congress also extended the farm bill.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mike Johanns has been named to the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee, as well as those dealing with agriculture, banking and veterans.
While much of the impact of the fiscal cliff was avoided with legislation passed by Congress, there will still be economic effects.
A Buena Vista University political scientist says redistricting has made Iowa’s Congressional races much more competitive---and negative.
Incumbent Third District Congressman Leonard Boswell and his Republican challenger, Fourth District Congressman Tom Latham, debate at 7pm Thursday at Iowa Western Community College. The debate is sponsored by Iowa Public Television.