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Kerrey blasts Trump; flooding and more — #NebDems News

Former Sen. Bob Kerrey took a deserved swipe this week on CNN at President Trump for his repeated attacks on the late Sen. John McCain, who was held captive for five years during the Vietnam War and died of brain cancer in August. Kerrey, a former Navy SEAL who lost part of his right leg during the war, noted […]

Trump’s Murky Crystal Ball, Kerrey’s Anniversary and More — #NebDems News

Well, another whirlwind week of chaos in our nation’s capital, much of it caused by President Trump, whose jaw-dropping actions and utterances continue with mind-numbing predictability. Earlier this week, the Washington Post’s Dana Millbank mused on all the predictions Trump has made through the years — and whiffed. “With the assurance of Jeremiah, the clairvoyance of a […]

NDP Chair Jane Kleeb Comments on White Supremacist, Homophobic Posts Made by Ricketts Staffer.

NDP Chair Jane Kleeb issued the following statement today on news that a staffer for his reelection campaign posted a series of White Supremacist and homophobic comments online. “Hate seems to be a family value for Ricketts. First is was Pete Ricketts’ dad who sent emails that included racist comments while he looked the other […]

Dizzying headlines, Trump’s Temp Service and more – #NebDems News

It is truly difficult to wrap one’s brain around the dizzying swirl of headlines regarding President Trump and his administration. –Cohen turns over documents on Moscow project to House panel –White House launches fire-breathing campaign to attack House Dem probes –Donald Trump is laying the groundwork to de-legitimize the 2020 election –Democratic lawmaker announces plans […]

Statement of NDP Associate Chair Frank LaMere on the Zachary BearHeels Case

On Friday, Douglas County Attorney Don Kleine announced that his office will not move forward with a misdemeanor assault trial against Ryan McClarty, a former Omaha police officer, in connection with the June 2017 death of a mentally ill Oklahoma man who was stranded in Omaha. Kleine had charged McClarty, 28, with third-degree assault after cruiser camera video […]