Our annual Morrison Exon Dinner was an incredible night! We had a great time with the 400 Democrats that came from all over the state.
A special shout out to Sen. Jeff Merkely for coming to Nebraska and talking with us about issues ranging from immigration to climate change.
Candidates, activists, elected officials, party leaders, and community leaders inspired us all to get out there and knock doors to win elections.
You can see all of the pictures from the Morrison Exon 2018 event on our Facebook page.
We locally sourced food for the Morrison Exon dinner from small, family-run businesses that work to better our communities and lives of everyone around them. Our 2018 food sponsors included:
The annual Morrison Exon event celebrates the work of the countless volunteers that help build the party and elect Democrats. We have a long history of thanking all of the Democrats that make this state a better place to live.
We honored the following Democrats with awards in 2018:
Shirl Mora James, Bob Kerrey CD1 Award
Scott Williams, Bob Kerrey CD2 Award
Tom Genung and Doc Moore, Bob Kerrey CD3 Award
Zachary Mora James, John F. Kennedy Award
Senator Bob Kerrey, Franklin Delano Roosevelt Award
Senator Tony Vargas, Hall of Fame Award
Brian Mikkelsen, Sunshine Award
Lauren Williams, Kathleen Fahey Young Democrats of Service Award
Delmer Adam, Morrison Exon Award
Big Mama’s Kitchen, State Chair Award
You can check out our past award winners and award descriptions.
We have a lot of work to do before November, but we are excited to see you all at next year’s dinner–if you become a monthly donor, you get a ticket to the 2019 Morrison Exon event for free!