Press Releases

ADVISORY: Senators Sasse and Fischer Vote to take away Health Care

Washington D.C.- The Senate voted today to repeal the Affordable Care Act without any replacement leaving tens of millions of people without insurance. Senator Sasse and Fischer both voted in favor of the repeal. The repeal lost 45-55 with 7 Republican Senators joining all Democrats in voting against the measure. The fact that the Nebraskan […]

Machaela Cavanaugh to Seek Seat in the Unicameral

OMAHA, NE — Machaela Cavanaugh, a native Omahan with nearly 20 years in public affairs and community engagement, announced today that she will be a candidate for the Nebraska Legislature from District 6. “I’m running for the Legislature because as a mother of two little girls, I want to see a Nebraska that gives my […]

Mayor Beutler Environmental Leader, One of 30 Mayors in the Country

Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler is a proud Dem and got named one of 30 Mayors across the country to participate in a new Bloomberg Philanthropies leadership program that is focused on climate change and other innovations our towns can do while the federal government is deadlocked. One example of Mayor Beutler’s work on the environment is his new plan […]

Resistance Summer National Day of Action

We need representatives that share our values — that’s why we’re talking to neighbors to make that happen. This summer, we’re rolling up our sleeves, knocking doors, and building community. Join us in Omaha, Lincoln and North Platte on July 15 for a Nation Day of Action. The Nebraska Democratic Party is joining the DNC’s “Resistance Summer National […]

Statement from Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb on Trump’s Outrageous Overreach

Statement from Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb on Trump’s Outrageous Overreach “Nebraska’s Secretary of State has a duty to protect voters’ data. Pres. Trump asking for voters’ social security numbers and other private information is an overreach and is a major red flag for Nebraskans. Given the FBI’s current investigation into Russia’s meddling with our […]