Press Releases

The Nebraska Democratic Party asks Sen. Fischer Why She Won’t Speak Out Against Reckless Trump Tweets on Puerto Rico and Free Speech

“Sen. Fischer must condemn this reckless behavior by Pres. Trump. If Fischer fails to speak out, like Sen. Sasse did just yesterday, then Nebraskans know that Fischer cares more about the looming threat by Steve Bannon than our country.” -Chair Jane Kleeb Background: President Trump’s tweet on pulling resources out of Puerto Rico as Americans […]

Democrats hold annual Morrison Exon Dinner Keynote speakers include Rep. Debbie Dingell and Mayor Pete Buttigieg

OMAHA- On October 6th, Nebraska Democrats will get together to celebrate the outstanding work of the volunteers from across the state.  Elected officials and candidates attend this annual event as a way to bridge our Party into the next election cycle. Over 130 Democrats hold elected office across the state of Nebraska. Our annual event […]

Nebraska Supreme Court Whiteclay Decision

Press Statement from NDP Officer and Winnebago Nation Leader Frank LaMere The long nightmare of Whiteclay is over but we are not waking up to a brighter day! Let us, as Nebraskans, not fool ourselves in any way about the wounds we have inflicted there under the “color of law” to support a false premise […]

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 […]