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Double Twisters Slam Nebraska
ABC News' Devin Dwyer reports on the deadly tornadoes that nearly wiped out a small town.
Bruning Concedes Neb. GOP Governor Primary to Ricketts
Despite a slim margin separating the candidates, Attorney General Jon Bruning called challenger Pete Ricketts to concede the Nebraska GOP gubernatorial primary Tuesday. “Sometimes you fight hard and come up short,” he wrote online. I have called @RickettsForGov to concede. Sometimes you fight hard
It's Primary Season: Nebraska and West Virginia Go to the Polls
Another Tuesday, another Primary Day as Nebraska and West Virginia voters go to the polls today. The key race today is the GOP Senate primary in Nebraska and it is the tea party’s best shot at victory, but it’s not exactly a clear tea party...
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, February 20, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Jordan Mazza UKRAINE VIOLENCE ABC News’ Serena Marshall,...
Jersey Shore Edition (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES OBAMA HEADS TO THE SHORE: This morning President Obama travels to New Jersey where he will have a firsthand look at the recovery and rebuilding efforts along the Jersey Shore six months after Hurricane Sandy hit, ABC’s ARLETTE SAENZ notes....
Nebraska Governor Takes a Pass on Senate Bid
WASHINGTON — Being a U.S. senator is not as attractive as it used to be. Gov. Dave Heineman of Nebraska said today he would not be a candidate for the Senate seat in his state that will become vacant next year because Sen. Mike Johanns...
Nebraska Lt. Governor Resigns Over Phone Scandal
Rick Sheehy, 53, resigned after questions were raised about improper phone calls to women.
Keystone Pipeline Tests President Obama on Jobs, Climate
It's shaping up to be one of the trickiest decisions President Obama will have to make early in his second term: whether to approve construction of the 1,700-mile Keystone XL oil pipeline , stretching from Alberta, Canada, to Oklahoma. Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman , a Republican, on Tuesday endorsed
Health Care Deadline Looms: How States Are Setting Up the Exchanges
All of the Affordable Care Act, also known as "Obamacare," doesn't go into effect until 2014, but states are required to set up their own health care exchanges or leave it to the federal government to step in by next year. The deadline for the governors' decisions is Friday. The health insurance
It's D-Day for Ron Paul's 2012 Insurgency
Today will mark the end, or the ultimate success, of Ron Paul’s delegate insurgency. After a primary campaign in which Paul’s team focused on the most ignored parts of the GOP process, winning delegates in overlooked caucus states and organizing around delegate votes at state...