Ernst looks to clinch Iowa GOP Senate nomination

Jun 3, 2014

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Once a long-shot candidate, Joni Ernst has emerged as a front-runner in the crowded field of Iowa Republicans hoping to succeed U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin.

Council Bluffs Mayoral election Tuesday

Nov 4, 2013

Council Bluffs voters will go to the polls Tuesday to choose a new Mayor.

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.

Iowa Secretary of State examining signature verification system

Nov 20, 2012

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.

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers are planning to revisit a proposed legislative salary increase that was overwhelmingly rejected by voters.

The Papillion-La Vista School District will move forward with plans for a new elementary and a new Junior High school.

Nebraska voters split on constitutional amendments

Nov 7, 2012

LINCOLN--Nebraskans voted to ensure their right to hunt and fish, but denied state senators an extra term and more pay.

Deb Fischer elected to U.S. Senate

Nov 6, 2012

Republican State Senator Deb Fischer will be Nebraska’s new U.S. Senator.

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.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — For the 12th consecutive election, a Republican presidential candidate is victorious in Nebraska.