Sen. Mike Johanns to retire in 2014 - TheDC

Politics | Alexis Levinson
Mike Johanns

‘It is time to close this chapter of our lives’

The top five reasons Politico is garbage, in their own words - TheDC

Politics | Christopher Bedford
Politico co-founders John F. Harris and Jim VandeHei (The New York Times)

No matter what the liberal media might holler, pay attention to the man behind the curtain

Prosecutor: Lesbian woman lied about hate crime - AP

US | InternAdmin
Charlie rogers

Charlie Rogers of Lincoln, Nebraska told police three masked men attacked her in her home and carved anti-gay slurs in her skin

Nebraska senator introduces legislation to ban EPA surveillance - TheDC

Politics | Eshe Nelson
Mike Johanns

Sen. Johanns introduces an amendment to the farm bill, aiming to ban EPA surveillance

EPA justifies spying on farmers, claims there are no drones - TheDC

US | Eshe Nelson
EPA defends spying on farmers

Manned planes snap photos of Midwest farms, EPA says

EPA drones spy on farmers in Nebraska and Iowa - TheDC

US | Eshe Nelson
EPA accused of violating privacy of farmers in Iowa and Nebraska

Congressmen enraged that the EPA is snooping on cattle ranches

Fischer holds large lead over Kerrey in Nebraska Senate race - TheDC

Elections | Alexis Levinson
GOP Senate Insurgents Deb Fischer

Tea party-backed candidate is coming off an upset win in the Republican primary

Tea party-backed Fischer pulls upset in Nebraska GOP Senate race - AP

Elections | admin
Deb Fischer Nebraska Senate Race

Her opponent state Attorney General Jon Bruning had the backing of many GOP establishment figures

Nebraska GOP Senate race turns toward Fast and Furious over frontrunner's support of Holder - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
Eric Holder

‘Bruning supported Eric Holder because Bruning wanted to go along to get along’

Santorum endorses Bruning in bitter Nebraska GOP Senate primary - TheDC

Politics | Paul Conner
Santorum NRA

Santorum calls Bruning the strongest conservative candidate to defeat Bob Kerrey in November’

Consultant: Bob Kerrey reconsidering US Senate run - AP

Elections | admin
Kerrey Senate.JPEG

Kerrey could announce a decision as soon as Wednesday

Ex-Sen. Bob Kerrey not running again for Neb. seat - AP

Politics | admin
Kerrey Senate.JPEG

Kerrey shuts down Democrats’ best chance to hold the seat

Death tax showdown heads to Warren Buffett's home state - TheDC

US | Bedford
US President Barack Obama awards the 201

Nebraska to hold hearings on on estate tax, governor backs abolition

As conferences realign, many college rivalries torn up - USA TODAY

Sports | InternAdmin
Florida LSU Football.JPEG

Many big time college football rivalries torn up as conferences reconfigure

FreedomWorks PAC endorses challenger to Ben Nelson - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey
Ben Nelson to retire

Don Stenberg is running to replace the man behind the ‘Cornhusker Kickback’

Tea Party Express names Sen. Ben Nelson as a 'top target' - CNN

Politics | Chad Brady (admin)

Sal Russo, chief strategist of the Tea Party Express, says the group will make Democrat Ben Nelson of Nebraska one of their top targets in 2012

State governments begin 2011 absurdly - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Winkler

A ban on pedestrians’ headphones and license plates on bikes are just a couple of the ridiculous bills state legislatures have proposed since 2011 began

Down in the polls, Nelson wants the Senate to 'get rid of this aisle!' - TheDC

Politics | Steven Nelson

“We could sit not by party but by state, or by alphabet…”

Poinsettia Bowl to go on despite flooding - AP

Sports | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Navy might want to bring a dry dock. San Diego State could pitch in with some bilge pumps

13-year-old busted for going on 100 MPH joyride in SUV - KETV

| Pat McMahon

Middle schoolers went on joyride, leading cops to believe it was a drunk driver