Press Releases

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: https://livestream.com/kristfornebraska/fusenewsconference LINCOLN, NE – Sen. Bob Krist, candidate for Nebraska Governor, will be joined by Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler and current and former […]

Nebraska Democratic Party Chair, 1st Associate Chair, and Secretary of State Candidate Statements on Non-Partisans Voting in Democratic Primaries

The Nebraska Democratic Party has delivered the necessary letter to the Secretary of State’s office to allow independents to vote in Democratic Primaries. Below are statements made at the press conference held after. “The Democratic Party welcomes Independents to vote in our primaries in order to form a winning coalition ending the current one-Party rule […]

Nebraska Democratic Party Holds Press Conference, Delivering Letter Allowing Independents to Vote in Primaries

The Nebraska Democratic Party is delivering the necessary letter to the Secretary of State’s office in order to allow Non-Partisan voters (commonly called Independents) in the 2018 Democratic primary elections. WHO- Nebraska Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb WHAT- Holding press conference after delivering letter to NE SOS allowing Independents to vote in the 2018 Democratic […]

Nebraska Democratic Party Passes Primary Fairness Resolution

At the Nebraska Democratic Party’s Winter meeting on Feb. 3, a resolution was passed to declare the party’s neutrality in primaries with more than one Democratic candidate in the race. The resolution, while non-binding, is an affirmation of our values as a party. The fairness resolution applies to the Nebraska Democratic Party Chair, County Chairs […]

Rick Vest to Run for Lancaster County Board of Commissioners

        Earlier today, Jan. 31st, Rick Vest announced that he would seek election to the Lancaster County Board of Commissioners in District 5. Vest is a lifelong Nebraskan with deep roots in Lancaster County. In 1974, Vest began his career in the Havelock Shops of the BNSF Railway as a Carman Apprentice. […]