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Ad watch: Government shutdown ‘lies’ spark Omaha House race

By   /  September 22, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

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On the surface it doesn’t look all that complicated: Did Congressman Lee Terry vote to shutdown the federal government last year or didn’t he?

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Mayor Stothert, Councilman Gray email dispute rolls on in Omaha

By   /  September 19, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

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Don’t tell City Councilman Ben Gray that his recent email spat with Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert is no big deal.

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Early ad war heats up Lee Terry-Brad Ashford House race

By   /  September 10, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

Congressman Terry (NE-R) says his 2013 gaffe was a "horrible moment" in his life

It’s early September so it’s not unusual to see Rep. Lee Terry on TV—running commercials touting his reelection. But what is unusual is…

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Will prison scandal hamper Heineman’s bid for NU’s top job?

By   /  August 25, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

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In recent few weeks many of Republican Gov. Dave Heineman’s critics have all but said they’d like the state’s prison scandal to scar Heineman’s last few months in office.

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GOP’s Lee Terry worries voters won’t forgive ‘nice house’ gaffe

By   /  August 21, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

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A blunder so big Terry (see exclusive interview) now calls it, “One of the few moments in my life I wish I had over again.”

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Fighting Omaha mayor’s ‘minuscule’ tax cut a ‘tall hill’ to climb

By   /  August 18, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

Mayor Stothert's proposed 2015 budget includes the city's first property tax cut in 14 years.

In order to shelve the cut and put the $2.7 million to other uses, Gray needs five votes from the 7-member— four Democrats/three Republicans—council. Does he have the five?

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