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2012 Election
11:06 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Deb Fischer elected to U.S. Senate

Republican State Senator Deb Fischer will be Nebraska’s new U.S. Senator.

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2012 Election
8:47 am
Thu November 1, 2012

U.S. Senate race could be tightening

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska's U.S. Senate race that once appeared headed for a blowout has gotten newfound attention with a frenzy of spending on political ads and some polls showing the race could be tightening.

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Politics & Elections
2:23 pm
Fri September 28, 2012

Jobs, health care, economic growth among topics at Senate debate

The candidates for Nebraska’s open U.S. Senate seat have very different ideas on how to grow the economy and create jobs.

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Politics & Elections
1:00 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Senate candidates to debate Friday in Omaha

The candidates for Nebraska’s open U.S. Senate seat are scheduled to participate Friday in their second debate.

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Politics & Elections
12:37 pm
Wed September 12, 2012

Kerrey: lack of action on new budget could lead to significant defense cuts

The Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate says America’s armed forces could face significant cuts if Congress doesn’t act on the budget after the November election.

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Politics & Elections
1:11 pm
Mon September 10, 2012

GOP Senate candidate picks up business group's endorsement

GOP U.S. Senate candidate Deb Fischer.

The Republican candidate for Nebraska’s U.S. Senate seat, Deb Fischer, is being endorsed by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

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Politics & Elections
1:33 pm
Fri September 7, 2012

Senate candidates to debate in late September

The candidates for Nebraska’s open U.S. Senate seat will debate in Omaha later this month.

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Politics & Elections
8:16 am
Tue August 14, 2012

Senate candidates call for reforms to Medicare and Social Security

The Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate says changes need to be made to entitlement programs.

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Politics & Elections
12:18 pm
Thu July 5, 2012

Kerrey to Fischer: debate me on health care reform

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Bob Kerrey.

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Bob Kerrey says he wants to debate his Republican opponent on the issue of health care.

Kerrey talked about health care during a news conference Thursday morning in Omaha. So far, Kerrey and State Senator Deb Fischer have only one debate set.

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Politics & Elections
8:20 pm
Thu May 17, 2012

Senate candidates begin statewide tours of Nebraska

State Sen. Deb Fischer is the GOP nominee for the U.S. Senate.
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The candidates for Ben Nelson’s U.S. Senate seat are on statewide tours of Nebraska.

Democratic candidate Bob Kerrey wrapped up his statewide tour Thursday evening. It began Wednesday morning in Omaha. Omaha is also where Republican candidate Deb Fischer began her statewide tour, following her surprising win Tuesday night.

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