Nebraska's senior U.S. Senator, Republican Deb Fischer, garnered a seat on the Senate Agriculture Committee. Fischer, a rancher from Valentine, announced her appointment Tuesday, saying agriculture "is the backbone of … Click to Continue »
(Photo: AP/J. Scott Applewhite) Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., accompanied by Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., talks during a 2014 news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. I t’s admittedly hard to keep track of all the...Show More Summary
A vandal or vandals left messages in large chalk letters on a sidewalk outside U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer's office in Lincoln's Haymarket District. Sgt. Randy Clark says a Fischer staffer … Click to Continue »
Senators Mitch Mcconnell, Dean Heller and Deb Fischer better watch out, because Steve Bannon has his eye on them. Read more...
A new bill by one of the rail industry’s favorite senators looks to change how the industry is regulated to allow “market forces to improve rail safety.” In June, Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), who happens to chair the Senate Surface Transportation...Show More Summary
U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer has announced her bid for re-election in 2018. The Nebraska Republican made the announcement Saturday, when she kicked off a tour of the state starting in … Click to Continue »
The First Daughter will meet with Senators Marco Rubio and Deb Fischer to talk over the plan.
March 29, 2017 (Washington, DC) – This week, Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus (CSC) Members Senator Lisa Murkowski (AK) and Senator Martin Heinrich (NM), along with CSC leaders, Senators Jim Risch (ID), Joe Manchin (WV), Deb Fischer (NE), and Heidi Heitkamp (ND), introduced a bipartisan sportsmen’s package of legislation (S. Show More Summary
Katy Tur has been hired by MSNBC to host the 2pm hour, a special segment of programming dedicated to the first “100 Days” of President Donald Trump. While interviewing Sen. Deb Fischer (D-NE) on Monday, Tur wondered aloud if Trump was going down a “dangerous path” that would lead to the executions of journalists. Show More Summary
GOP Senators Move Up Debate Schedule to Help Shaky DeVos Nomination ow.ly/eEXU308BxBu [because: Sessions] Confirmation of Betsy DeVos may depend on Deb Fischer | Politics | omaha.comow.ly/3iXh308BxhT 2 G.O.P. Senators to Vote Against...Show More Summary
U.S. Senators Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) have introduced a resolution to vacate the “Waters of the United States” rule– a resolution that signifies their intent to roll back the rule once President-elect Trump takes office. Show More Summary
Omaha World-Herald gauges reaction in Nebraska and Iowa to the anticipated Trump infrastructure program, and learns that US Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) “met with Trump’s nominee to the Transportation Department, Elaine Chao, for an hour last month” to discuss infrastructure funding. Show More Summary
Politico reports: Nebraska Sen. Deb Fischer on Tuesday reversed her call for Donald Trump to resign from the GOP ticket, telling a local radio station that it’s “not a tough choice” to back him just three days after she urged him to quit. “I plan to vote for Mr. Trump and Mr. Pence on November […]
On Saturday, a day after a tape was leaked of Trump's now infamous "lewd" comments, Nebraska Senator Debra Fischer (R) called for Trump to step down as the nominee of the Republican party and allow Mike Pence to takeover instead. Per the Omaha World-Herald: U.S. Show More Summary
How’s this for an embodiment of the Republican Party’s “can’t live with him, can’t live without him” attitude toward Donald Trump? Both Sens. John Thune and Deb Fischer have called for Trump to drop out … but say they’ll still vote for him. "I plan to vote for Mr. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON ? Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) called for Donald Trump to step down as the Republican presidential nominee on Saturday ? but she’s still going to vote for him, she said Tuesday. “Like most Nebraskans, I am fully committed toShow More Summary
Above: Deb Fischer (R-NE) I have never seen such principled politicians as the Republicans standing up to Donald Trump. Three days after calling on Donald Trump to quit the presidential race, Sen. Deb Fischer (R-NE) jumped right back on the Trump train on Tuesday, saying voting for the GOP nominee was “not a tough choice.” […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Deb Fischer, a conservative GOP loyalist from Nebraska who just days ago called for Donald Trump to step aside, has swung back behind the embattled billionaire after he refused to quit the race. On Friday, Fischer...Show More Summary
Over the weekend, Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer was one of the Republicans who withdrew her endorsement of Donald Trump after a 2005 tape in which the candidate describes grabbing and kissing women without their consent surfaced. Read more...
And we’re supposed to endorse a legislator with this degree of uncertainty? Nebraska Sen. Deb Fischer was on Donald Trump’s team. Then she wasn’t. Now she is again. Fischer, who on Saturday suggested Republican nominee Donald Trump should “step aside and allow Mike Pence” to become the GOP’s candidate, made it clear Tuesday that she [...]