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Government
8:07 am
Thu December 12, 2013

Governor makes new appointment to Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Governor Dave Heineman has appointed a retired U.S. Air Force colonel to an open seat in the Nebraska Legislature, only days after his first pick withdrew amid questions about his nonpayment of campaign finance fines.

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Government
1:50 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Appointee to Nebraska Legislature withdraws name

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A new appointee to the Nebraska Legislature has backed out, following news that he owes the state $16,000 for campaign-disclosure violations.

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Politics & Elections
8:02 am
Tue November 19, 2013

McCollister announces run for Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A retired businessman and former head of an Omaha-based think tank is running for the Nebraska Legislature.

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Politics & Elections
2:20 pm
Thu November 14, 2013

Candidate declares for District 6 seat in Nebraska Legislature

A Burke High School graduate and Development Associate for the Jewish Federation of Omaha is running for the Nebraska Legislature.

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Government
8:12 am
Tue October 22, 2013

Applicants sought for legislative seat

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman is seeking qualified applicants to replace a state lawmaker who is resigning on Nov. 1.

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Government
8:24 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Former State Sen. agrees to have law license suspended

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former state Sen. Brenda Council has agreed to a temporary suspension of her law license as she awaits a disciplinary hearing.

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Government
8:23 am
Fri September 13, 2013

Former State Senator pleads guilty to wire fraud

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Former state Senator Brenda Council has pleaded guilty to wire fraud for misusing campaign money for casino gambling.

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Crime
2:08 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Former State Senator to plead guilty in wire fraud case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The lawyer for former state Sen. Brenda Council says she's agreed to plead guilty to a federal wire fraud charge.

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Politics & Elections
2:00 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Another candidate enters District 18 race

Another candidate is entering the race for the District 18 seat in the Nebraska Legislature.

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Politics & Elections
3:14 pm
Fri August 16, 2013

Former Congressional candidate running for Nebraska Legislature

A former candidate for the Second Congressional District says he’s running for the Nebraska Legislature.

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