2014 was a GOP landslide-and-a-half. So how did deep-red Nebraska elect a Democrat to Congress? To find the answer enter—among other things— one of the nastiest political ads of the year and a state prison scandal that will continue to make news in 2015.Read More →
In 2014 Nebraska Watchdog continued its commitment to original reporting.
Included in our many exclusive reports are stories involving one strange death, two key Capitol Hill races, Nebraska’s role in the battle over illegal immigration, Obamacare, “purple penguins,” frequent flyers and more.
As Gov. Dave Heineman wraps up an unprecedented 10 years at the state’s helm, his legacy has been stained by several scandals.Read More →
Four finalists were announced for the University of Nebraska presidency on Monday, and Gov. Dave Heineman was not among them.Read More →
Nebraska’s governor will face a tough crowd when he testifies Wednesday before a special legislative committee — comprised of some of his harshest critics and vocal foes — investigating prison scandals.Read More →
The Nebraska governor and attorney general and others may be subpoenaed to testify before a legislative committee investigating prison scandals.Read More →