Press Releases

Kuehn not Seeking Re-Election, Opening the District for Strong Democratic Candidate

In a shocking move, Senator Kuehn, who is very close to Gov. Ricketts, announced at 5 o’clock on the deadline for incumbents that he is not running for re-election. There are rumors Kuehn may be named as Ricketts’ Lt. Governor, in the re-election campaign. Whatever the reason, this stunning opening in a rural district opens […]

Desperate Deb Fischer Goes on the Attack Spreads Lies about the Raybould Campaign, Showcases the Worst of Politics, in Hours after a National Tragedy

Just hours after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Fischer sent a fundraising email attacking Jane Raybould by name, using false information to attempt to smear her opponent. “It’s clear that Senator Fischer lacks a grassroots base here in Nebraska and is resorting to the worst of politics, lying about your opponent, to […]

Nebraska Democratic officers’ Statements on Florida School Shooting

The Nebraska Democratic Party Chair, Jane Kleeb and 1st Associate Chair, Frank LaMere have released the following statements in reaction to the school shooting today. “I’ve been struggling all day with how to issue a statement on the kids who were murdered in Florida. How many times do we say our heart breaks for families? […]

Senator Bob Krist Joins Democratic Party

Today State Senator Bob Krist of Omaha announced he has registered with the Secretary of State as a member of the Democratic Party in his bid for Nebraska Governor—our Party welcomes Sen. Krist and his strong record of standing up for Nebraska’s families. Over his ten years in the Nebraska Legislature, Senator Krist has demonstrated […]

Mayor Chris Beutler to Join Sen. Bob Krist at News Conference

Mayor Chris Beutler to Join Sen. Bob Krist at News Conference ​TODAY, ​ Tuesday, February 13, 12:15 p.m. FUSE Coworking, 151 N. 8th Street, 2nd Floor, Lincoln ** Live stream available. Click here: LINCOLN, NE – Sen. Bob Krist, candidate for Nebraska Governor, will be joined by Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler and current and former […]