Key court approves Keystone’s route through Nebraska
The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday struck down a lower court’s challenge to the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, handing a key victory to proponents of the project.
The decision overturns a lower court’s ruling that… READ MORE
Nelson, Young headline Nebraska concert against Keystone pipeline
(Reuters) – Veteran musicians Willie Nelson and Neil Young are teaming up for a benefit concert in Nebraska to raise funds in the fight…… READ MORE
Lee Terry’s Seat Gives Republicans Heartburn in Nebraska
Rep. Lee Terry, R-Neb., could be in a heap of political trouble this year — again.
Earlier this month, Terry posted a lackluster primary performance, winning his party’s nod by just 8 points over a… READ MORE
Tea Party hopes for Neb. revival
The Tea Party is looking to Tuesday’s Republican Senate primary in Nebraska to revive their primary hopes after stumbling out of the gate in last week’s contests.
National Tea Party groups went all-in for Midland… READ MORE
FreedomWorks endorsement shift shakes up Nebraska GOP Senate primary
FreedomWorks on Friday withdrew its endorsement of Shane Osborn in Nebraska’s Republican Senate primary, saying he has turned his back on grassroots Republicans and is now tied to the GOP establishment, and announced they were… READ MORE
No clear-cut leader in Nebraska Republican primary
Tea party and conservative groups have been able to pick a clear favorite in most of this year’s Senate GOP primaries — but that’s not the case in Nebraska, where four candidates, all claiming conservative… READ MORE
Palin endorses Sasse for Nebraska Senate
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) has endorsed Midland University President Ben Sasse for Senate in Nebraska.
Sasse is one of two front-runners in a four-way Republican primary for the seat left open with Sen.… READ MORE
FreedomWorks head: Neb. GOP primary a ‘win’
FreedomWorks President Matt Kibbe doesn’t seem to mind whether the group’s endorsed candidate makes it through the Nebraska Senate Republican primary.
The group has endorsed former state Treasurer Shane Osborn in the competitive GOP primary… READ MORE
Nebraska Senate Field Grows
The Nebraska Senate GOP field is beginning to take shape this week, as one Republican moves toward entering the race and another appears likely to seek a different office.
According to The Associated Press, Midland… READ MORE
Nebraska: Senate Conservatives Fund Warns Against Fortenberry Bid
An influential conservative group has warned its members about a potential Senate bid from Rep. Jeff Fortenberry, R-Neb.
The Senate Conservatives Fund declared, â€œBEWARE OF FORTENBERRY,â€ in a Wednesday email.
â€œCongressman Fortenberry has a big-spending… READ MORE
Nebraska: Mike Johanns Wonâ€™t Seek Re-Election
Nebraska Sen. Mike Johanns, who was a safe bet to win a second term in 2014, announced Monday that he would forgo re-election.
â€œWith everything in life, there is a time and a season. At… READ MORE
Nebraska’s US 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… READ MORE
Millions pouring into tight Senate races
ByÂ Paul Kane,Â Washington Post
READ MORE With the Senate majority potentially in the balance, tens of millions of dollars have poured into more than a dozen states for the final push in an unusually large cluster of competitive