State Sen. Bob Krist of Omaha says he plans to leave the Republican Party and challenge GOP Gov. Pete Ricketts as a third-party candidate. Krist told the Omaha World-Herald (http://bit.ly/2trL7t9 … Click to Continue »
An Oklahoma lawmaker is seeking an interim study on how much the state spends to defend its newly passed laws in court. Democratic Sen. Kay Floyd says she wants taxpayers … Click to Continue »
Conservative Republicans who want to unseat Nebraska lawmakers are finding a new ally in Gov. Pete Ricketts, who is actively working to elect like-minded senators who promise to stay true to their word. … Click to Continue »
The Nebraska governor's residence is a divided house, with Gov. Pete Ricketts and first lady Susanne Shore backing different candidates for president. Ricketts, a Republican, has endorsed GOP nominee Donald … Click to Continue »
Embattled Nebraska state Sen. Bill Kintner (R) resigned from the legislature following months of criticism from lawmakers, constituents and Gov. Pete Ricketts, the Omaha World Herald reports. “Kintner, who admitted last year to usin...