governor

Politics & Elections
1:50 pm
Wed May 7, 2014

Nebraska Governor, Omaha Mayor endorse Jon Bruning in Governor's race

Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning has picked up endorsements from two Republican leaders.

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Politics & Elections
1:00 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Six Republicans seeking nomination for Nebraska Governor

Nebraska’s primary election is next Tuesday, and Republican voters have six candidates to choose from.

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Politics & Elections
8:01 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Ricketts holds cash advantage in Nebraska race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Omaha businessman Pete Ricketts still has a cash advantage in the final days of the Nebraska gubernatorial primary, but he was outraised by state Sen. Beau McCoy and Attorney General Jon Bruning in the last reporting period before the May 13 election.

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Politics & Elections
8:04 am
Wed April 23, 2014

Ricketts, Bruning spar in Nebraska governor's race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Republican primary race for governor is heating up between Omaha businessman Pete Ricketts and Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning.

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Government
2:30 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Gov. Heineman discusses jobs, education, taxes

Governor Dave Heineman says the state of Nebraska is doing better than most of the nation when it comes to unemployment and jobs.

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Politics & Elections
3:03 pm
Wed February 12, 2014

Auditor Foley commits to Nebraska governor's race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State Auditor Mike Foley has committed himself to the Nebraska governor's race, ruling out speculation that he might seek re-election.

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Politics & Elections
8:10 am
Mon February 10, 2014

AG Bruning joins Nebraska gubernatorial race

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Attorney General Jon Bruning has declared his candidacy for Nebraska governor.

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Politics & Elections
8:19 am
Mon February 3, 2014

State Sen. Janssen leaving governor's race

(Information in the following story is from: Omaha World-Herald, http://www.omaha.com)

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — State Senator Charlie Janssen says he's dropping out of the 2014 governor's race.

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Politics & Elections
8:05 am
Thu January 30, 2014

Democratic candidate Hassebrook files for Nebraska Governor's race

Democratic candidate for Nebraska Governor Chuck Hassebrook says he has 1,500 campaign volunteers in 91 counties.

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Politics & Elections
8:57 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Gov. Branstad draws big contributions for campaign

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has about $4.1 million in cash on hand for a re-election campaign, according to a 2013 finance report filed yesterday.

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