Tagged: politics

Program encourages students to get involved, vote 0

Program encourages students to get involved, vote

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RaqcoAISzLc[/youtube] Story, graphics and video by Kayla Stauffer, NewsNetNebraska Despite a recent boost in voter turnout among youth, 18 to 29-year-olds remain the most underrepresented age group in the national electorate, according to the...

Fischer and Kerrey supporters rally behind candidates in Nebraska U.S. Senate debate 0

Fischer and Kerrey supporters rally behind candidates in Nebraska U.S. Senate debate

Story and photos by Emily Younger, NewsNetNebraska Republican Deb Fischer and Democrat Bob Kerrey debated issue after issue in Omaha Friday.  The two candidates discussed the economy, abortion, Obamacare and much more in the...

Nebraska U.S. Senate hopefuls Kerrey and Fischer square-off in second debate 0

Nebraska U.S. Senate hopefuls Kerrey and Fischer square-off in second debate

Fischer and Kerrey spent their second U.S. Senate debate on issues including health care, social security, abortion, the military and changing politics in Washington D.C. Story and photos by Jake Sorensen and Michael Sholes,...

Occupy Lincoln’s future open for interpretation

Occupy Lincoln’s future open for interpretation

The many complaints of the Occupy movement might obscure its main message: to open a dialogue about the state of the political system.