A winning candidate in the May primary election was indicted for wire and bank fraud after allegedly misusing $202,000 in government grants for a nonprofit Omaha training facility.
The next, roughly $8.2 billion state budget is being crafted as state lawmakers returned to work Wednesday for the first time in more than two weeks.
At the first annual "Feenstra Family Picnic" in 2021, the House member from Hull hosted former-Vice President Mike Pence. This year, first-term Congressman Randy Feenstra's announced that another Trump administration official will appear onstage with him.
It's hard to imagine a better night for four conservative candidates hoping to win seats on the Nebraska State Board of Education.
The incumbent publicly stated his opposition to Reynolds’ proposed legislation that would create taxpayer-funded scholarships for private school tuition assistance.
Sen. Chuck Grassley, Republican from Iowa, condemned the shooting, which authorities say was motivated by hateful ideology. Grassley said he'd push for a piece of legislation he sponsors that would add training for identifying warning signs in teenagers and get them help. Grassley said the a…
Advocates say the requirements do not go nearly far enough to add protections for mobile homeowners and do little to address the proliferation of companies that have purchased mobile home lots and increased rent and fees on tenants.
Julie Slama’s lawyers filed a response to Charles Herbster’s defamation lawsuit with new details, including a more specific description of the allegations behind her claim of sexual battery.
Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts, who is traveling to Georgia this month to campaign in support of the state's governor, said he plans to stay involved in politics after he leaves the governor's office.
DES MOINES — The E15 blend of ethanol, which contains a higher percentage of the corn-based fuel and is typically about 10 cents per gallon cheaper, will become available at most Iowa gas stations under legislation signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Kim Reynolds.
Nebraskans for Medical Marijuana and the ACLU of Nebraska said requiring petitions to obtain the signature of 5% of voters in 38 of the state’s 93 counties diluted the votes of residents in the more densely populated urban areas.
The 67th annual Siouxland/Washington Conference begins Wednesday morning and adjourns Thursday evening. Attendees will meet with the tri-state area's entire Congressional delegation and top federal agency officials.
Hundreds of people rallied on the north side of the Capitol for the second time since a draft Supreme Court opinion striking down Roe v. Wade was leaked.
"They're still babies, too," Gov. Pete Ricketts said in explaining his position on CNN’s State of the Union Sunday. He plans to call a special session if Roe v. Wade is overturned.
Gov. Ricketts intends to spend most of his remaining time in office implementing new legislation, promoting Nebraska business development and speaking out against federal policies he disagrees with.
Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Mike Franken's campaign will be on pause in the immediate future as the retired Navy admiral announced on Friday afternoon that he tested positive for COVID-19.
On the latest edition of the On Iowa Politics Podcast, ft. the Journal's Jared McNett: Who is in the lead in the U.S. Senate primaries? Is there reason to worry over comments by Gov. Kim Reynolds about wanting "my AG"? And what's still going on in the legislature?
Gov. Pete Ricketts expects to fill the legislative seat vacated by the death of Sen. Rich Pahls before a potential special session is called to deal with anti-abortion legislation.
Political observers say there was more at play in Jim Pillen's victory in the GOP gubernatorial primary than former President Donald Trump’s endorsement of Charles Herbster.
While the Nebraska GOP preached a message of unity in the wake of a heated primary race for governor, Charles Herbster's campaign made clear that he won't be endorsing Jim Pillen just yet.
In Thurston County, challenger Jim Mueller led incumbent Dan Trimble, 55 to 54, for the Republican nomination for Board of Supervisors District 7, according to unofficial results. A recount is scheduled for Friday.
Gov. Pete Ricketts issues a call to defeat "a far left Democrat Party" in elections in June and November.
See vote totals on all statewide and contested races. Vote totals are unofficial final results.
Tuesday, Nebraska held its primaries. We compiled some of the most-pertinent results to Siouxland readers.
The two state senators already are scheduled to meet in a special election on June 28 to fill the final six months of former Republican Rep. Jeff Fortenberry's remaining term in office.