Republican U.S. Senate Candidates to Debate in Gering January 29

LINCOLN, Neb. – The four Republican Party candidates seeking election to the U.S. Senate will share a stage for the first time as part of a candidate debate scheduled for Jan. 29 at 7 p.m. (MST) at the Gering Civic Center. The debate is sponsored by the Nebraska Republican Party in partnership with the Nebraska Farm Bureau Federation (NFBF). Candidates participating in the debate include Sid Dinsdale, Bart McLeay, Shane Osborn and Ben Sasse.

“This is an opportunity for Nebraska voters to get familiar with all …

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Terry Votes to Rein In “Out of Control Patent Lawsuits”

WASHINGTON – Rep. Lee Terry (R-NE), Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade, today voted in favor of The Innovation Act (H.R. 3309) which protects small businesses from the destructive and abusive actions of patent trolls. Upon voting yes on The Innovation Act, Rep. Terry released the following statement:

“To be sure, small inventors are benefitted by entities that pool patents and can litigate on their behalf.  But some of these entities have made a business of extorting innocent …

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Fort Report: Ending the Government Shutdown

Outside the United States Capitol, a ring of heavily armed police officers guards the institution. Not too many years back, you could simply walk into the Capitol. But times have changed. As I left the House of Representatives this week, a group of officers was casually bickering about something. I lightheartedly entered into their conversation and asked, “What’s the matter?” One of the officers looked at me and said: “I don’t care if you are a Republican or a Democrat, I need my paycheck.”

He’s right. …

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La Vista Daze 2013 Parade Photos

We had an energy packed group come out for the 2013 La Vista Daze Parade. We had the pleasure of having some of Nebraska’s finest elected officials join us. All totaled up we had 35 Adults, 16 Children, & 1 Dog.

Thank you to everyone who was able to make it out, enjoy some of the photos that we have uploaded to our Facebook page!

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La Vista Daze 2013

The 2013 La Vista Daze will take place May 23rd through May 26th.

Don’t forget to come out and join the Sarpy GOP’s float and walk/ride in the parade on the 25th! If you want to make it known you are going to participate in the parade or want to share it with someone you know you can find the information here: https://www.facebook.com/events/146503852196237/

Check out their official website here: http://www.cityoflavista.org/index.aspx?NID=896

Check out the schedule of events here: http://www.cityoflavista.org/index.aspx?NID=987

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