Omaha ended 2012 with 40 homicides, and solutions to gang and gun violence were on the minds of Omaha’s Mayoral candidates during a debate Thursday night.
Friday is the deadline for Omaha voters to register to vote somewhere other than the Election Commission office for the 2013 primary.
City Councilwoman Jean Stothert, a candidate for Mayor of Omaha, says she’s ready to lead the city.
Attorney Dan Welch, a former Omaha City Councilman, says the city faces three significant challenges.
Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle says the centerpiece of his re-election campaign is public safety.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Secretary of State John Gale is recommending changes to a Nebraska law that deals with providing ballots to voters in nursing homes and hospitals on Election Day.
Friday was the deadline for candidates to file, and the primary election is April 2. One of the candidates for Mayor, State Senator Brad Ashford, says he wants to focus on making Omaha a safer, more modern, and collaborative city.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha state senator is asking her fellow lawmakers to reverse a law that has cut in half the number of voting places available in her district.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Senate Republicans will introduce legislation requiring that Iowans present photo identification in order to vote.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's secretary of state says he may consider supporting a reduction in the period for in-person early voting.