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Politics & Elections
8:28 am
Fri December 5, 2014

5 apply to replace Janssen in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Five people have applied to replace Charlie Janssen in the Nebraska Legislature, representing the 15th Legislative District.

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Government
8:31 am
Mon November 10, 2014

Lawmakers hopeful session will be productive

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Many of Nebraska's senior senators are expressing hope that the Legislature and Governor-elect Pete Ricketts will collaborate next year on property taxes and an overhaul of two state agencies.

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Politics & Elections
8:21 am
Thu November 6, 2014

GOP expands majority in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republicans have expanded their majority in the Nebraska Legislature.

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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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Government
10:07 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Prisons panel votes to subpoena Nebraska governor

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A legislative committee investigating Nebraska's prison problems has voted unanimously to subpoena Gov. Dave Heineman to testify in a hearing later this month.

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Government
10:04 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Women will remain minority in Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Women will remain a minority in the Nebraska Legislature next year no matter who wins in November.

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Government
8:06 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Same issues, new faces for 2015 Nebraska session

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska lawmakers will face many of the same issues in 2015 that they failed to pass this year, but more than one-third of the senators will be new.

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Government
3:09 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

Iowa Governor's priorities survive legislative deadline

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad's legislative priorities survived a procedural deadline in the Iowa General Assembly this week, while some more controversial bills appeared dead.

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Government
8:02 am
Tue February 18, 2014

Bills address Nebraska water projects, sustainability

Three bills in the Nebraska Legislature seek to provide funding for sustainable water projects.

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Politics & Elections
10:01 am
Thu January 23, 2014

Murdock man to run for Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Methodist minister from Murdock has announced plans to run for the Nebraska Legislature.

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