Congress is returning for the lame duck session---the session before new lawmakers are seated.
Second District Congressman-elect Brad Ashford says voters “sent a clear message” in last week’s election.
The Iowa Secretary of State’s office says voter turnout on Tuesday was 53 percent.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With the election over, Nebraska Governor-elect Pete Ricketts is preparing to make the transition to office.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republicans have expanded their majority in the Nebraska Legislature.
There is no declared winner yet in the race for Nebraska's Second Congressional District.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — David Young, a longtime aide to U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley, has been elected in Iowa's 3rd district.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Voters have approved a measure raising Nebraska's minimum wage to $9 an hour by 2016.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Republican Pete Ricketts, a multimillionaire former executive at TD Ameritrade, has been elected governor of Nebraska.
Two political scientists expect Republicans to gain control of the U.S. Senate, and for close races in some local contests.