Amid a deeply divided Congress, Nebraska Rep. Don Bacon made his case for unity and bipartisanship Friday during an interview for “Heartland Focus,” a weekly news program that airs Saturday mornings on WOWT.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts took a moment during his news conference Friday morning to make a political comment on the impeachment of former President Trump and call on President Biden to stop the trial from moving forward.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts gave his annual State of the State address Thursday, touching on the state’s efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 before property taxes, education, wide broadband access, and proposed Nebraska build a new state penitentiary.
Talking security ahead of calls for protests at state capitals around the country, Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts said Tuesday that he would not prohibit the carrying of weapons in the state Capitol because of the second amendment.
In her annual “Condition of the State” address to the state’s general assembly, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds called on the state legislature to immediately send a bill to her desk allowing parents the option for 100% in-person learning.
An Iowa Department of Public Safety employee who traveled to Washington, D.C., to support President Donald Trump’s push to overturn the election says she understands the rage that fueled the insurrection and that it was bound to happen.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts said during his news conference Monday morning that the riot at the U.S. Capitol last week shows there’s a lot of people who are still skeptical about the election results and a lot of “middle-class folks” who are unhappy about U.S. policies that don’t put “America first.”
Nebraska is losing a beloved piece of history.Tuesday, the cross was removed from the Wilson Church about 15 miles northwest of Schuyler. A small congregation of neighbors gathered to reminisce before the rest of the church is demolished.
Sen. Ben Sasse spoke Friday with CBS This Morning, reiterating his stance that President Trump incited the mob that attacked the Capitol on Wednesday “by his constant addiction to stoking division” and said the President “was flagrantly disregarding his oath of office.
Talking from Washington, D.C., Nebraska lawmakers described what it was like to watch the chaos unfold at the Capitol after protestors stormed the federal building while the joint session was debating the 2020 Electoral College results.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts said Monday that he supported creating a Congressional commission to investigate voter fraud but ended his comments on the matter saying he thinks Congress should certify the 2020 Electoral College results.
There’s a new tool that allows Nebraskans to see COVID-19 vaccine-related information. The state's new vaccination dashboard, found on the Department of Health and Human Services’ website, is similar to the state’s cases dashboard.
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds appears to be prepared to push schools to return students to classrooms this month, reinforcing her plans to prioritize in-person learning even when a local school board believes it’s too risky.