Over the past four years, the price of beef is up $1.34 per pound. But farmers have received less than 2 cents of that increase. So who got the money?
Ten years ago, Fischer was a state senator finishing her final year in the Legislature and matched against Attorney General Jon Bruning and State Treasurer Don Stenberg in a bid for the Republican nomination.
In a CNBC interview, Sen. Deb Fischer said President Joe Biden should have acted before "the tanks started rolling in" to Ukraine.
Sen. Deb Fischer urged the Biden administration to lead an immediate global response "that cripples the Russian economy and isolates Russia diplomatically."
Sen. Deb Fischer called Judge John M. Gerrard an "accomplished, skilled, and respected jurist who has served Nebraskans on both the Nebraska Supreme Court and federal district court."
"This briefing should have been open to the public. Instead, it took place behind closed doors, and administration officials purposely stonewalled, limiting senators' opportunities to ask important questions."
"Burning down 200 years of history for a few temporary victories is shortsighted at best, and institutional arson at worst," Sen. Deb Fischer said of the effort to end the filibuster to pass voting-rights legislation.
“There are people on our side of the aisle who are minimizing what happened. I want Republicans to stand for the rule of law. It’s never right to assault a police officer.”
Joined by two members of Nebraska's congressional delegation, Gov. Pete Ricketts saluted the Nebraska National Guard on Wednesday during a celebration in the Capitol Rotunda marking its 167th birthday.
Sen. Deb Fischer and Rep. Don Bacon, who serve on the Armed Services Committees in their houses, claimed credit for steering some of the money to benefit military personnel and commands in Nebraska.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer, a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, released the following statement after the EPA announced Ren…
Former President Donald Trump called for a Republican to challenge Rep. Don Bacon because he voted in favor of a bipartisan infrastructure bill.
"This vote was taken after (an earlier meeting in September) that included a conference call with Senator Fischer and her explanation of why she voted for this bill," the county organizations stated.
Nebraska will benefit from an additional $2.5 billion in federal funding to maintain and repair its highways. About $225 million is allocated for bridge construction and repair.
Sen. Deb Fischer says the bipartisan compromise bill would require beef packers to buy more of their cattle through open bidding, a shift that could help Nebraska's beef industry.
Nebraska is set to receive billions of dollars from the federal government for roads and other infrastructure after passage by Congress of a long-awaited $1 trillion bill.
Former state Sen. Merton "Cap" Dierks, who died Friday from complications following a stroke, was "a gentleman, sincere and honest in every relationship."
"My message is really simple," State Treasurer John Murante told Fox Business. "The people of Nebraska entrusted me to protect the privacy of these accounts, and I am not going to comply with this."
The president "disregards the advice of his top generals," Sen. Deb Fischer told Brett Baier during the interview on Fox News "America's Newsroom."
Speaking at the economic summit meeting, Gov. Pete Ricketts urges COVID vaccinations: "We're not done with it yet."
"While not perfect, it includes resources for Nebraska in the key areas I wanted to see, such as roads, bridges, water infrastructure, airports and broadband," Sen. Deb Fischer said.
After a new president takes office, they have hundreds of jobs to fill. As a general rule, presidents can hire whomever they choose. But when …