Hagel’s Millions

Fmr. Nebraska senator engaged in questionable business practices to earn cell phone millions
Sen. Hagel March 27, 2001 / AP

President Barack Obama’s defense secretary nominee Chuck Hagel is worth as much $11 million, but the business practices that made him rich were once denounced by some of the Democrats now backing him.

Live On Tape From Omaha

Nebraska Dem Thinks He’s Dick Cavett
Bob Kerrey / AP

Democratic Nebraska Senate candidate Bob Kerrey invoked 1970s late-night talk show host Dick Cavett to defend himself against accusations that his years living in New York City now render him a non-Nebraskan.

The Obamaha Stakes

Nebraska Democratic Senate candidate Bob Kerrey denies coordination with Obama presidential campaign
Bob Kerrey / AP Images

Democratic Nebraska Senate candidate Bob Kerrey is denying coordination between his campaign and President Obama’s re-election effort in Nebraska’s second Congressional district.

Bob Kerrey’s Mission

Nebraska Democrat’s Senate candidacy aims to win Electoral College Vote for Obama, insiders say

Democratic Nebraska Senate candidate Bob Kerrey may be running in 2012 at the urging of national Democrats in order to help President Obama win Nebraska’s 2nd Congressional District, according to Nebraska political insiders.

Bob Kerrey Checks Out

‘I barely want to be’ a senator

Democratic Nebraska Senate candidate and former governor Bob Kerrey does not seem too concerned about his Republican opponent Deb Fischer’s 56 to 38 percent lead in the polls.

Misty water-colored money

Bob Kerrey hauls in $30,000 in out-of-state donors, including Barbra Streisand
Kerrey

Former Sen. Bob Kerrey (D., Neb.), who is currently running again in 2012, hauled in $30,000 worth of campaign contributions over the last few days, all of it from out-of-state donors, including left-wing songstress Barbra Streisand.