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Politics & Elections
3:37 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

U.S. Senator Charles Grassley to run for re-election

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley says he'll seek a seventh term in 2016.

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Government
2:30 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Farm bill extension set to expire September 30th

Nebraska’s senior U.S. Senator says Congress needs to work out a new, five-year farm bill.

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Politics & Elections
1:00 pm
Mon August 5, 2013

Council Bluffs Finance Director running for State Senate

Iowa's State Senate districts.
Credit www.legis.iowa.gov

Council Bluffs’ Finance Director says he’ll run for Iowa Senate next year.

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Government
12:37 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Sen. Fischer supports President Obama's nominee for Stratcom commander

President Obama’s nominee to lead U.S. Strategic Command is one step closer to Senate confirmation.

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Government
2:19 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Sen. Fischer travels to Middle East

Sen. Deb Fischer, R-NE

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer says members of the Armed Services Committee had “blunt, honest conversations” during a recent mission to the Middle East.

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Government
10:56 am
Wed June 19, 2013

State Senator sentenced for DUI

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A state senator has been sentenced after pleading guilty to drunken driving in his northwest Omaha district.

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Government
8:13 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

Sen. Fischer opposed to immigration reform bill in its current form

U.S. Senator Deb Fischer of Nebraska says she does not support a new immigration reform bill.

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Politics & Elections
10:57 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Midland University leader considering U.S. Senate bid

Midland University president Ben Sasse.
Credit Midland University

Midland University president Ben Sasse is considering a run for U.S. Senate next year.

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Politics & Elections
9:31 am
Mon May 27, 2013

Gov. Heineman won't run for U.S. Senate in 2014

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says he will not run for U.S. Senate, making the race to replace Republican U.S. Senator Mike Johanns wide open.

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Government
2:01 pm
Tue April 9, 2013

Fischer: Congress can balance fiscal responsibility and funding important needs

Nebraska’s junior U.S. Senator says Congress can balance fiscal responsibility with funding critical programs.

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