Nebraska Senate race

Sasse announces resignation from Midland University

By   /  May 22, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

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Nebraska’s Republican nominee for the U.S. Senate, Ben Sasse, has submitted his resignation from his job as president of Midland University, effective at year’s end.

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National Review, FOX and Rush love him, but who is Ben Sasse?

By   /  May 16, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

Ben Sasse

Who is this Ben Sasse guy who nailed 49 percent of the vote in a four-man Senate race in his first run at public office?

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Sasse cruises to GOP Senate nomination

By   /  May 14, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

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A newcomer to politics has walked away with Nebraska’s Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate: Ben Sasse. The previous email incorrectly said Sasse won the Senate seat.

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Sasse says he’d support McConnell if GOP does

By   /  May 13, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

Brianna Soukup for Nebraska Watchdog

This morning on MSNBC, Republican Senate candidate Ben Sasse said he’d support Mitch McConnell if Republicans put him up for a leadership position after the mid-term elections.

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Outside groups pour $3 million into Nebraska Senate race

By   /  May 12, 2014  /  Nebraska, News  /  No Comments

Ben Sasse-Tea Party Express

About $8.5 million has been spent on Nebraska’s U.S. Senate race so far – with $3 million of that being spent by outside groups hoping to influence Nebraskans’ decisions in Tuesday’s primary election.

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Some bankers blamed Dinsdale for helping get Dodd-Frank passed

By   /  May 7, 2014  /  Nebraska  /  No Comments

Brianna Soukup for Nebraska Watchdog

Surging U.S. Senate candidate Sid Dinsdale has complained about the Frank-Dodd Act on the campaign trail, but three years ago, a banking magazine laid some of the blame for its passage at his feet.

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