Press Releases

Republicans try again to repeal the ACA with Graham-Cassidy-Heller-Johnson bill, takes $922 million from Nebraska

Again the Republicans in Congress are trying to repeal Obamacare and force millions of people off of their health care. According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities the bill would put in a grant that would cause major cuts to Medicaid for ten years, then the cuts would be even more dramatic. In […]

Nebraskans Stand Up for Public Schools

NEBRASKA-  Today, Secretary DeVos is visiting three schools in Omaha and Lincoln. When her visit was announced, grassroots groups to the NSEA started planning actions to show DeVos that we love public schools in Nebraska. Public schools are an important part of our community and we deeply value them and the teacher that change students […]

Senator Pansing Brooks Announces Candidacy for Second Term to Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN – District 28 Senator Patty Pansing Brooks announced her candidacy today for a second term to the Nebraska Legislature, highlighting her record of accomplishments and her agenda for the future. “I am grateful to have been able to fight successfully in the Legislature for a host of important issues over the last three years,” […]

Nebraska Democratic Party Chair, Jane Kleeb’s, statement on Senator Krist’s campaign for Governor

NEBRASKA – “Senator Bob Krist’s run for Governor is good for democracy. Nebraska has one-party rule right now. Democrats and Independents are part of the fabric of our state and deserve a seat at the table for making decisions that impact our families. More ideas, beyond the dominant Party in our state, are needed to […]

Cavanaugh Seeks to Fill Vacant Seat in the Unicameral

The Nebraska Democratic Party supports the appointment of Machaela Cavanaugh to the now vacant District 6 legislative seat. We hope Gov. Ricketts looks beyond Republican candidates and considers who is best to serve the district. Cavanaugh Seeks to Fill Vacant Seat in the Unicameral OMAHA, NE — Machaela Cavanaugh, an Omaha native with an extensive […]