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Nebraska state senator is 1st Democrat in governor's race

Sep. 13, 2021 15:32 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska state senator and former Bellevue City Council member became the first Democrat to announce a bid for governor Monday. State Sen. Carol Blood promised to try to unite Nebraskans. “I love Nebraska, but I know we can do...

Nebraska governor hopeful Herbster loses running mate

Jul. 27, 2021 17:59 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The running mate for Nebraska governor hopeful Charles Herbster announced Tuesday that she's bowing out of the race, citing the time commitment required to campaign. Theresa Thibodeau, a former state lawmaker and Douglas County Republican Party...

Nebraska state Sen. Brett Lindstrom announces governor bid

Jul. 16, 2021 10:43 AM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska state senator and financial adviser officially launched his campaign for governor on Thursday. Sen. Brett Lindstrom, of Omaha, announced he will run in the Republican primary. Lindstrom. Lindstrom, a former walk-on Husker quarterback, is...