(Watchdog.org) LINCOLN, Neb. – A newcomer to politics has walked away with Nebraska’s Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate. With all precincts reporting, Ben Sasse handily won the Senate race with 49 percent of the vote, followed by Omaha banker Sid Dinsdale with 22 percent, former State Treasurer Shane Osborn with 21 percent and Omaha […]
(Watchdog.org) Lincoln, NE – Fireworks are exploding, attack ads are clogging the airwaves and candidates are inescapable as Nebraska enters the final week of campaigning before the May 13 election. The U.S. Senate race really is heating up, with Washington, D.C., publications zeroing in and outside groups bashing and boosting candidates with ads and media […]
Shane Osborn defends his military record that has been questioned after it was the focus of his first ad during Nebraska’s U.S. Senate Republican primary.
FreedomWorks PAC has switched their endorsement from Shane Osborn to Ben Sasse in Nebraksa’s U.S. Senate Race due to Osborn’s establishment ties.
(Watchdog.org) Fremont, NE – U.S. Senate candidate Ben Sasse portrays himself as a turnaround guy who fixes broken institutions — the man who brought the small Lutheran college in his hometown of Fremont back from the brink of bankruptcy. But his opponents are circulating financial and academic information they say refutes that image. Warranting a […]
(Watchdog.org) Nebraska Republican U.S. Senate candidate Ben Sasse wants to the move the nation’s Capitol to his home state, though he hasn’t picked a capital city. It’s a spoof, of course, but a well-produced spoof that is catching the attention of the Internet crowd. Casting himself as a Washington, D.C., outsider not beholden to […]