Election 2023

Dueling GOP bills to implement voter ID could hit rural areas hardest

BY: - March 20, 2023

LINCOLN — Legislative proposals to carry out Nebraska’s new constitutional requirement that voters show photo ID would make voting tougher on the 20% of voters who return ballots by mail or county election drop boxes. One of the voter ID bills with the best chance to pass this year would require early ballots returned by […]

Lincoln Mayor Gaylor Baird endorsed by fire union

BY: - March 16, 2023

LINCOLN — One of the most influential unions in Lincoln city elections threw its weight Thursday behind Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird. The Lincoln Fire Fighters Association endorsed Gaylor Baird. Leaders said she did what she said she would by investing in new and updated fire stations and equipment. Union President Adam Schrunk said she has […]