LINCOLN – Governor Pete Ricketts held a press conference Wednesday to highlight the State’s plans to expand reliable, high-speed internet service across Nebraska.  The Governor was joined by members of the “Connect Nebraska” working group, a'... Read More

Washington, D.C. – Both Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE) and  U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) have released statements after President Biden announced he would cancel student debt for certain borrowers.   Congressman Smith says - “President'... Read More

UPDATE - Sunday, August 7, 2022 3:20pm   LAUREL, NE -  According to an affidavit filed in Cedar County Court in Hartington, Nebraska, State Patrol investigators met with an employee at Rath's Mini Mart in Laurel and secured video fo'... Read More

LINCOLN, NE—Congressman Mike Flood (NE-1) today announced that longtime Lancaster County Commissioner Deb Schorr will serve as the District Director for the First Congressional District. Schorr has served as a Commissioner for Lancaster County sinc'... Read More

Washington, D.C. – Members of the Nebraska delegation gathered for the Nebraska Breakfast and welcomed Rep. Mike Flood (R-NE) as the newest member of the delegation Wednesday morning. At the weekly breakfast, the members released the following '... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nebraska once again has it's full compliment of representatives to the 117th Congress. Flanked by his wife, Mandi and his two sons, Brenden and Blake, Mike Flood of Norfolk was officially sworn in Tuesday evening in Washington, D.C'... Read More

NORFOLK, NE – First District Congressman-elect Mike Flood will take his oath of office and be seated as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, July 12 and join the 117th U.S. Congress for the balance of the current term. &nbs'... Read More

UPDATED: June 29, 2022 - 10:00am NORFOLK, NE - State Senator Mike Flood narrowly defeated State Senator Patty Pansing Brooks Tuesday in Nebraska's First Congressional District Special Election to replace 8-term Congressman Jeff Fortenberry who res'... Read More

UPDATED: Monday, June 27, 2022 - 3:00pm LINCOLN, NE – Tuesday, June 28th, is Election Day once again for voters in Nebraska's First Congressional District, electing a replacement for Congressman Jeff Fortenberry who resigned last March. The winn'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Nebraska legislators from various levels of State and Federal government have already voiced their opinion on Friday's morning's decision by United States Supreme Court that overturned landmark abortion cases Roe v. Wade (1973) and'... Read More

Omaha - Voters in Nebraska's First Congressional District will return to the polls Tuesday, June 28th, to decide who will serve out the unexpired term of  former Congressman Jeff Fortenberry who resigned his office last March. The resignation trigge'... Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. - From sleepless nights to last-minute diaper runs, everyone knows raising children is full of challenges. Unfortunately, millions of families are having to confront an unexpected source of frustration and anxiety – a nationwide ba'... Read More

LINCOLN – Tuesday, Governor Pete Ricketts and First Lady Susanne Shore revealed the design of the next general issue Nebraska license plate.  The design is a mosaic pattern depicting the Genius of Creative Energy and is based on artwork inside the'... Read More

NORFOLK - For State Senator Mike Flood, who is no newcomer to the political scene, the campaign routine is the same but the territory is bigger. While most congressional candidates, coming off of a primary election win, have until November to convinc'... Read More