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Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts 'Horrified' By Reports He Employed White Nationalist
Leaked chats revealed that the governor's 2018 field director, Bennett Bressman, is extremely racist.
Nebraska Voters Restore The Death Penalty
State lawmakers fought the governor to abolish capital punishment in 2015.
Flag Football: How A Silent Gesture By 3 Black Huskers Loosed a Storm of Racism, Threats, And Hate
Clay Farris Naff
Science & Religion Correspondent, The Humanist Magazine
Despite Coach Mike Riley's swift and deft endorsement of the players' right to express themselves, Husker Nation saw red. The milder among them called for the student-players to be expelled. Donors threatened to cut the program off without a dime. But it gets worse.
The Pro-Death Movement in Nebraska
Intellectual freedom activist
On May 27, the Nebraska legislature, overturning a gubernatorial veto, repealed the state's death penalty. For opponents of state execution, there was a brief moment of rejoicing. But many Nebraskans were instantly nostalgic for the good old days of killing bad people.
Immigration Victory In Nebraska Deals Another Blow to GOP
Because of their inability to let this issue go, and their willingness to continue to demonstrate that immigration will be the defining issue of 2016, Republicans have resorted -- once again -- to stall the inevitable.
Dick Cheney Joins Sarah Palin, Paul Ryan In Backing Pete Ricketts For Nebraska Governor
"I want to express my strong support for Pete," Cheney told the Journal Star. "Nebraska runs deep in our family, and I have
Joe Ricketts' Plan: Jeremiah Wright Super PAC Ad Attack Drafted For Billionaire Looking To Increase Clout
In the 1970s, he co-founded the firm that would eventually become Ameritrade (later to merge with TD Waterhouse). The company
2006 Nebraska Senate General Election:Ricketts (R) vs Nelson (D-i)
NE-Sen: Ricketts vs Nelson
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