Brad Ashford, a Democratic congressional candidate backed by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, was defeated Tuesday night by a progressive candidate in the Democratic primary for Nebraska’s 2nd Congressional District.
Former Democratic congressman Brad Ashford is taking credit for the current military progress made in the Middle East as he campaigns to regain his seat in the House, but records show he missed key committee hearings regarding the fight against ISIS during his two-year stint in Washington, D.C.
The Nebraska Democratic Party on Thursday removed one of its officials after a recording surfaced of him saying he was glad House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) got shot and wished he died.
The chairwoman of the Nebraska Democratic Party’s Black Caucus is resisting pressure to resign after she called Republicans’ reactions to the shooting of House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) “so funny.”
Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse (R.) took time this past weekend to drive for the popular ride-hailing service Uber, according to media reports.