governor

Politics & Elections
10:57 am
Wed September 24, 2014

Legal challenge to placing Foley on ballot ends

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Libertarian candidate for governor has decided to end his legal challenge to putting Mike Foley's name on the November ballot as the Republican candidate for lieutenant governor.

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Government
12:00 pm
Mon September 15, 2014

Heineman: Picking new lt. governor will take weeks

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman says he will appoint a new lieutenant governor even though he only has about four months left in office.

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Politics & Elections
1:26 pm
Wed September 10, 2014

Ricketts can have Heidemann removed from ballot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska secretary of state says Republican gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts can replace former Lt. Gov. Lavon Heidemann as his running mate on the November ballot.

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Government
8:22 am
Wed September 10, 2014

Branstad calls for reducing college costs

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad called Tuesday for the state's public universities to reduce tuition costs by implementing a number of changes.

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Politics & Elections
8:21 am
Wed September 10, 2014

Gale to announce decision on Ricketts-Foley ballot

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Secretary of State John Gale says his office is reviewing whether Republican gubernatorial candidate Pete Ricketts can switch his running mate on the November ballot.

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Politics & Elections
4:15 pm
Tue September 9, 2014

Ricketts names Foley as new running mate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republican candidate for governor Pete Ricketts has named Mike Foley as his new running mate.

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Politics & Elections
8:13 am
Thu August 14, 2014

Iowa governor candidates meet for first debate

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Gov. Terry Branstad and Democratic challenger Jack Hatch are set to face off in their first debate.

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Politics & Elections
8:15 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Democrat Jack Hatch has $183,000 in campaign fund

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrat Jack Hatch has just $183,000 in the bank for his campaign for governor, putting him at an extreme disadvantage against Republican Gov. Terry Branstad, who has amassed $4 million.

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Politics & Elections
3:45 pm
Mon June 30, 2014

Hassebrook picks Lancaster County official as running mate

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Democrat Chuck Hassebrook has chosen Lancaster County Commissioner Jane Raybould as his running mate in the Nebraska governor's race.

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Politics & Elections
2:20 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

Ricketts places Lt. Gov. Heidemann on GOP ticket

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republican Pete Ricketts has picked Lt. Gov. Lavon Heidemann as his running mate in the Nebraska governor's race.

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