Kara Eastman, the progressive Democratic candidate in Nebraska’s 2nd Congressional District, received an 86 percent increase in total compensation for her work at Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance between 2008 and 2016.
Democratic Senate candidate Jane Raybould has doubled down on her recent “corruption” charge against incumbent Sen. Deb Fischer, releasing an ad on Tuesday in which she accuses the Nebraska Republican of self-enrichment, but she did not offer any evidence when pressed by reporters.
The Republican Party of Nebraska campaign office was targeted overnight Tuesday by an unknown number of vandals who shattered a large window with a brick and spray painted “Abolish ICE” on the sidewalk in front of the office.
Sen. Deb Fischer’s (R., Neb.) Democratic opponent Jane Raybould was not prepared on Tuesday for a question from a local news station about President Donald Trump’s historic summit in Singapore with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un earlier in the week.
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.