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Politics & Elections
5:14 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Harkin apologizes after Ernst calls remarks sexist

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin is apologizing for calling Republican Joni Ernst attractive, but "wrong for the state of Iowa."

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Politics & Elections
4:00 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Congressional, Senate, Governor's races before voters in Nebraska and Iowa

Douglas County’s Election Commissioner predicts 46 percent turnout in today’s general election.

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Politics & Elections
3:26 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

GOP gathers voting, recount data in Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — With Election Day just around the corner in the competitive Iowa Senate race, Republicans are requesting information from state and local voting officials about polling places, voting rules and recount procedures.

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Politics & Elections
8:15 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Hillary Clinton campaigns with Braley

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is urging Iowa Democrats to get out the vote for Senate candidate Bruce Braley, saying he has "proven he will get the job done."

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Politics & Elections
8:12 am
Thu October 30, 2014

Nebraska candidate says he's paid back taxes

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A southeast Nebraska candidate for the Legislature says he's paid the back taxes his construction company owed.

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Politics & Elections
2:26 pm
Wed October 29, 2014

UNO political scientist discusses effectiveness of negative campaign ads

With less than a week until the general election, candidates on all sides of the aisle are making last-minute pitches to potential voters.

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Politics & Elections
1:10 pm
Tue October 28, 2014

Poll shows Iowa's Third District candidates within two points

A new poll from Iowa’s Loras College shows Third Congressional District Republican candidate David Young is leading Democrat Staci Appel by just two points.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

Elkhorn, Douglas County West school districts put bond issues to voters

Voters in the Elkhorn and Douglas County West school districts will decide on bond issues November fourth.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Thu October 23, 2014

OPS, Douglas County bond issues on November ballot

The Omaha Public Schools and Douglas County both have bond initiatives on the November fourth ballot.

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Politics & Elections
8:09 am
Thu October 23, 2014

$79,000 spent on ads for minimum wage ballot measure

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Supporters of a higher minimum wage have taken their message to Nebraska's airwaves in the final months before voters decide Nov. 4 whether to approve a gradual increase to $9 an hour.

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