Press Releases

Steve Lathrop Files To Run For Nebraska Legislature

Yesterday afternoon, Jan. 29th, Steve Lathrop officially filed to represent the 12th District in the Nebraska Legislature. Lathrop previously served 8 years as a State Senator from District 12 from 2007 to 2015, including six years as Chairman of the Business and Labor Committee. Lathrop has overseen reforms of the Beatrice State Developmental Center, Nebraska’s […]

Nebraska Democratic Party Holds State of the Union Watch Parties with Trump Bingo

Watch parties for the State of the Union address are being hosted in locations across Nebraska. The Nebraska Democratic Party has made Bingo cards to use while watching the State of the Union. The cards are filled with words from Trump’s usual rhetoric including “huge,” “the greatest,” and “build a wall.” Chair Kleeb will be […]

Nebraska Democratic Party’s Statement on Immigration

Nebraska Democratic Party Chair, Jane Kleeb, has released the following statement in regards to immigration. “Democrats support Dreamers and support immigration. Our state relies on hard-working immigrants from all over the world that impact our state’s Agricultural economy. Trump’s wall comes with a price tag of $25 billion that Mexico is not paying for and […]

Republicans Shutdown US Government

In response to the government shutdown, caused by the Republican Party, Nebraska Democratic Party Chair, Jane Kleeb has released the following statement: “The Republican Party is incapable of governing for the people. Nebraskans understand one-party control at the state and national level means our families do not have a voice in our democracy. We are […]

Pence Coming to Omaha to Try and Save Bacon

In response to the announcement that Vice President Pence is scheduled for a campaign trip for Rep. Bacon, the Nebraska Democratic Party Chair Jane Kleeb released the following statement: “The Republicans are terrified of the coming blue wave, so Nebraska is getting a visit from Vice President Pence. There is no daylight between Rep. Bacon […]