Category: Backgrounder: Congress

<h1>U.S. Senate race, Nebraska </h1> 0

U.S. Senate race, Nebraska

Democrat Bob Kerrey, a former Nebraska governor and U.S. senator, is facing Republican Deb Fischer, a state lawmaker, in the race for an open U.S. Senate seat. The winner will replace Democrat Ben Nelson,...

<h1>Congress, District 1</h1> 0

Congress, District 1

Jeff Fortenberry vs. Korey Reiman Democrat Korey Reiman is running against republican incumbent Jeff Fortenberry for U.S. Congress to represent Nebraska’s 1st District. Jeff Fortenberry, Republican (Incumbent) Contact information Website Family and religious background Fortenberry is...

<h1>Congress, District 2</h1> 0

Congress, District 2

Lee Terry vs. John Ewing, Jr. Democrat John Ewing is running against Republican incumbent Lee Terry to represent Nebraska’s second district. Lee Terry, Republican (Incumbent) Contact Information Campaign Webmail Website www.leeterry.com Family and religious...

<h1>Congress, District 3</h1> 0

Congress, District 3

Adrian Smith vs. Mark Sullivan Democrat Mark Sullivan is running against Republican incumbent Adrian Smith for Nebraskan’s 3rd U.S. Congressional district. Adrian Smith, Republican (Incumbent) Contact information Website Family Smith, 39, is single and resides in...

Fischer and Kerrey supporters rally behind candidates in Nebraska U.S. Senate debate 0

Fischer and Kerrey supporters rally behind candidates in Nebraska U.S. Senate debate

Story and photos by Emily Younger, NewsNetNebraska Republican Deb Fischer and Democrat Bob Kerrey debated issue after issue in Omaha Friday.  The two candidates discussed the economy, abortion, Obamacare and much more in the...

Nebraska U.S. Senate hopefuls Kerrey and Fischer square-off in second debate 0

Nebraska U.S. Senate hopefuls Kerrey and Fischer square-off in second debate

Fischer and Kerrey spent their second U.S. Senate debate on issues including health care, social security, abortion, the military and changing politics in Washington D.C. Story and photos by Jake Sorensen and Michael Sholes,...