Chairman Spray Statement On The Death Of John Y. McCollister

“I was saddened to hear of the death of Congressman John Y. McCollister.  The Congressman was a great Republican leader from the greatest generation.  Congressman McCollister served as a Navy radar officer in the Pacific during World War II.”

“He was a long-time leader of the Nebraska Republican Party serving as a delegate to the state convention, a national convention delegate, and as a presidential elector for Nebraska in 2000 in addition to serving as a Douglas County Commissioner and three term member of the U.S. …

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Statement by NEGOP Chairman J.L. Spray on Governor Heineman’s Announcement

(LINCOLN, NE) – “Republicans throughout Nebraska are grateful for Governor Dave Heineman’s service to our state throughout his career.  As a key staff member to Congressmen Doug Bereuter and Hal Daub, serving as executive director the Nebraska Republican Party twice, as State Treasurer, and as Governor for nine years, Governor Heineman has always put the interests of Nebraskans first.  His loyalty to our state and our citizens is unquestioned.  Governor Heineman’s decision announced today proves that point, by putting his service to Nebraskans above his …

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