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Norfolk Chamber President to Speak in DC

September 16, 2013

Today we found out that the president of the Norfolk Area Chamber of Commerce will be headed to our nation’s capital to tell lawmakers of the positive impact the Keystone pipeline has had on the community. Dennis Houston, president of NACC, was asked by Rep. Terry to testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee [...]

S&P Downgrade Signals Need for Omaha Pension Reform

September 13, 2013

Yesterday, Standard & Poor’s Rating Service downgraded the City of Omaha’s bond rating a notch from AAA to AA+, signaling serious fiscal troubles for Nebraska’s largest city. This downgrade came in spite of Mayor Jean Stothert’s desperate trip to Chicago to convince the bond agency otherwise. Despite her pleas, Standard & Poors cited “the city’s [...]

Event: Michelle Malkin in Omaha on 9/26

September 04, 2013

Summer vacation has passed and school is in session, which means there is no time like the present to talk about education. Specifically, let’s talk about Common Core.  More specifically, let’s have someone else talk about it… like Michelle Malkin! AFP Nebraska presents The Fight Against Fed Ed: The truth about Common Core & how [...]

Events this Week: 8/5-8/12

August 05, 2013

We are making our final two stops this week for the Americans for Prosperity Foundation-NE “When Government Stacks the Deck” series.   Information below:   Kearney Wednesday, August 7, Ft. Kearney Shooting Sports Association Presentation: 7 PM Refreshments provided. RSVP:  Here via email or HERE via Eventbrite … North Platte Thursday, August 8, North Platte Public [...]

NE Congressional Delegation’s Town Hall Schedule

August 01, 2013

For your convenience, here are the Nebraska Congressional Delegation’s Town Hall schedules for August. District 1, REP. FORTENBERRY  Monday, Aug.5 Veterans History Project, 12-2:00 PM, Cornhusker Hotel Ballroom, 301 S. 13 ST, Lincoln Town Hall, 5:30 PM, Southwest High School, 7001 South 14 ST, Lincoln Tuesday, Aug. 6 Veterans History Project, 2:30-4:30 PM, Eastern Nebraska [...]