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38 min ago | KHGI


Governor Dave Heineman submitted a request on Tuesday for disaster assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration to help Nebraskans in five northeast Nebraska counties who were impacted by the June 14-21 severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding.


Related Topix: US Governors, Nebraska, Nebraska Government, Weather, FEMA, US News

6 hrs ago | KOLN-TV Lincoln

Some Call for Investigation of Sentencing Errors

Some Nebraskans are calling for a criminal investigation of the Department of Correctional Services after internal emails showed officials knew sentences were being calculated incorrectly for hundreds of prisoners and didn't correct the problem.


Related Topix: Correctional Services, Security, US Governors, Lincoln, NE

Sun Jul 27, 2014

KFOR-AM Lincoln

Heineman Gets a Lot of Gifts

Governor Heineman reports he received 255 gifts last year. Data released by the Associated Press from the Nebraska Accountability and Disclosure Commission shows that's an average of nearly five gifts a week.


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KOTA-TV Rapid City

2013 gifts to Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman

48 Books, many of them promotional or Nebraska-themed. Titles include "Eat Move Sleep," ''Standing Bear of the Ponca," ''Texas Trounces the Left's War on History," and a large-print Bible.


Related Topix: US Governors, Nebraska, Paul LePage

Fri Jul 25, 2014

News Max

Immigrant Children Landing in Every State - Texas Has Most

More than 30,000 children who've poured over the U.S.-Mexico border as part of an unprecedented flood of migrants have been released to sponsors in every state with Texas receiving 13 percent of them, the highest in the nation, federal data shows.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, New York, US Governors, Rick Scott, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama

KOLN-TV Lincoln

Nebraska State Patrol Graduates 55th Recruit Class

From A 10/11 Weather Alert Day is in effect for Southeastern Nebraska due to dangerous heat.


Related Topix: Nebraska, US Governors, Bruning, NE

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Oil transparency petition delivered to Governor Heineman

By: Jenn Hatcher Well over 100 people started at the foot of the capitol and marched over to the governor's mansion, Thursday.


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NE governor continues pressing for answers on border kids | Deena Winter | 61

Undeterred by his critics, Gov. Dave Heineman continues to press for answers from federal officials about the 214 unaccompanied immigrant children placed in Nebraska since October.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, US Governors


Federal disaster declaration approved for June storms

Posted By: KLKN Newsroom Gov. Dave Heineman was notified that his request for a federal disaster declaration for Public Assistance in 12 counties was approved by President Barack Obama as a result of wide spread storm damage the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred June 14-21.


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Grand Island District Court Judge to Retire in October

He has been an active member of the Nebraska District Judges Association as both a chairperson and committee member and until recently had served as chairman of the Legislative Committee.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sonoran News

Obamaa s not-so-secret Hud plan | by Robert Romano

Act now! Urge the Senate to adopt the Lee amendment to defund Obama's plan to resettle millions of illegal immigrants in your community! Last September, the National Council of La Raza issued comments in favor of a Department of Housing and Urban Development regulation, "Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing."

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Senator Mark Kirk, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives

North Platte Bulletin

Nebraska: No. 3 state for business

Nebraska is one of America's 10 most business-friendly states, according to Pollina Corporate Real Estate, Inc., a national leader in corporate site selection.


Related Topix: Nebraska, Nebraska Government, US Governors

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Kos

Update on Death of Village Clerk: Governor's Office Responds

I made the call this morning to Governor Dave Heineman's office requesting a half-mast notice for the Village of Broadwater, on the death of our village clerk.


Related Topix: US Governors, Nebraska Government, Nebraska, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Latino leaders speak out against Governor Heineman



Related Topix: US Governors, Nebraska Government, Nebraska

Washington Times

CHUMLEY: Border stage set for civil rights-type uprisings

With Attorney General Eric Holder at the legal helm, and a pro-amnesty chief executive in the White House, it's hard to know how this whole border fiasco is going to end - and specifically, whether peace will prevail.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors, Senator Mark Kirk, Republican

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Kos

Is Racist Governor About to be Rewarded at Tax Payer Expense?

This story starts in 2005-current Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman was then serving out a term having succeeded Mike Johanns who left to become Bush's Secretary of Agriculture.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Osborne, Senator Mike Johanns, Nebraska Government, Nebraska, US Governors, Immigration Reform

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Latinos Fight Back In Immigration Debate

Alex Hassel joined WOWT as a reporter in March of 2013. He skipped over from St. Joseph, Missouri, where he worked as an anchor and reporter at KQTV for two years.


Related Topix: St. Joseph, MO, US Governors

The Capitol Fax Blog

Spread it out, lower the rates

Here's a New York Times story from January of 2013 Republican governors are moving aggressively to cut personal and corporate income taxes, including proposals that would increase reliance on state sales taxes, setting up ambitious experiments in tax reform that could shape what is possible on a national level.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Sam Brownback, US Senate

The Flood Of Illegal Immigrant Children: Why The Secrecy?

Illegal immigration is a subject I generally avoid. The issue stirs stronger passions and produces greater polarization than almost any other.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Fort Sill, OK, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jim Bridenstine, US Governors, Phil Gingrey

Thu Jul 17, 2014


NE Gov accused of - blatant disregard' of undocumented children | Joe Jordan | 176

When it comes to the ongoing border crisis some members of Nebraska's Hispanic community, at least one state senator and the ACLU have heard enough.


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