Q&A with Legislative candidate Megan Hunt

Jeff Turner Senior Writer Nebraska’s Legislative District 8 encompasses some rapidly growing areas like Benson and Dundee. The candidates to take over State Senator Burke Haar...

Voter’s Guide: Close congressional race

2nd Congressional District Race Brad Ashford (D) The Platform: Supports immigration reform. Supports compromise on the Affordable Care Act. Supports student loan reform and training programs. Supports expanded energy.   Lee Terry...

Maverick pursues Omaha city council seat

Cassie Wade NEWS EDITOR University of Nebraska at Omaha junior Grant Sturek aims to jumpstart his political career while still in college by running for district...

Terry talks campaigning on campus

Congressman Lee Terry brought his campaign talk to the classroom. Terry spoke to students in Richard Fellman's Intro to American Government on why he's running for an eighth term in the House of Representatives. 


There’s something rotten in Arizona

Maybe there's something in the water.  Maybe they've spent too much time in the sun.  Or maybe they're just constitutionally incapable of distinguishing right from wrong, but something is clearly wrong with Arizona's most prominent Republican politicians.  Arizona's not known for being the most progressive state in the union; I'm old enough to remember the way they fought against recognizing Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday as a national holiday in the early 1990s.


Congressman Brad Ashford’s thoughts on President Obama’s visit to Omaha

U.S. Representative Brad Ashford, 2nd Congressional District of Nebraska, Democratic party, shares his thoughts about President Obama's visit to Omaha in this 29-second clip....

UNO alum may be next secretary of defense

UNO alum and former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel is reported to be the leading candidate for secretary of defense.


1936 Gateway article referenced by “The Atlantic”

Jessica Wade Editor in Chief A Gateway article from 1936 was referenced by The Atlantic Saturday in an article discussing the origin of “eighty-sixed”, a term...