In a press conference earlier this afternoon, 2nd congressional district incumbent Republican Lee Terry conceded to challenger Democrat State Senator Brad Ashford.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's tax revenue will grow at roughly an average pace over the next few years, but senators are still projected to face a $62.6 million shortfall in their next two-year budget.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit by a Nebraska prisoner who argued that he should be making minimum wage for his work behind bars.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The chairman of a legislative committee says 162 Nebraska inmates convicted of violent crimes were freed early under a furlough program.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A consultant is recommending that Nebraska expand its three prison facilities and add beds to ease overcrowding, at a projected cost of nearly $262 million.
Democrat Congressman Bruce Braley currently represents Iowa’s first congressional district.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic candidate for governor Jack Hatch is back on television with a new ad.
HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will visit Nebraska to campaign for U.S. Senate hopeful Ben Sasse.
A new state program seeks to provide an alternative approach for dealing with issues of abuse and neglect.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's top office-holders are looking at ways to reduce crowding in the state prison system.