election

Politics & Elections
8:24 am
Wed October 22, 2014

Michelle Obama rallies voters in Iowa, Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama is calling on the young and minority voters who powered her husband's rise to president to help re-elect Democrats in Minnesota.

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Politics & Elections
3:06 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Governor candidates talk education funding, prison scandal

GOP candidate for Governor Pete Ricketts has about $477,000 more campaign cash on hand than his Democratic opponent, Chuck Hassebrook.

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Politics & Elections
2:57 pm
Mon October 20, 2014

Branstad winning cash race against Hatch

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Gov. Terry Branstad continues to hold a massive cash advantage over Democratic challenger Jack Hatch going into the final days of the race.

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Politics & Elections
8:37 am
Mon October 20, 2014

App offers information for Nebraska voters

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska voters can check their registration, request an early ballot and find polling place locations with a mobile website made available by the state.

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Politics & Elections
6:11 am
Sat October 18, 2014

GOP airs Willie Horton-type ad against Democrat

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are airing an ad linking a Nebraska Democrat to a convicted murderer in a commercial echoing the Willie Horton spot of the 1988 presidential race.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Early voting could be 30 percent of Douglas County's total votes in November election

Democrats outnumber Republicans by a three-to-one margin when it comes to early voting ballot requests by mail.

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Politics & Elections
9:14 am
Mon October 13, 2014

Romney campaigns with Iowa Senate candidate Ernst

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney is visiting Iowa for U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst as her battle with Democrat Bruce Braley enters its final three weeks.

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Politics & Elections
9:09 am
Mon October 13, 2014

Early voting ups workload for election officials

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Some Nebraska county election officials are seeing an uptick in their workload as voters cast early ballots for governor, U.S. Senate and other races.

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Politics & Elections
8:12 am
Mon October 6, 2014

Nebraska governor hopefuls seek farm support

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — In the race for Nebraska governor, few endorsements are as prized as the ones that promise support from farmers and ranchers.

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Politics & Elections
8:32 am
Fri October 3, 2014

Nebraska governor candidates clash in debate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's candidates for governor are accusing one another of supporting proposals that could have hurt farmers.

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