Action Alert: Contact Your Senator to Urge Support of LB1207

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Redistricting bill LB1207 will go to the full Unicameral for debate. Read more at the Lincoln Journal-Star website. LWVGO supports LB1207, the Redistricting Act, and urges all members to contact your state senator to urge them to vote for it. Find your senator’s contact information on the Unicameral website.

Dine & Discuss: 2020 Legislative Issues Discussion – Join Us on Jan. 27

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  Nebraska 2020 Legislative Issues Monday, January 27th 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM AIM Building, 7th floor 1905 Harney St., Omaha Join us for a discussion with our Co-Directors of Public Policy, Terri Crawford and Darci Garcia, on the topic of Nebraska’s 2020 Legislative Issues. Don’t forget the RSVP for the Dine and Discuss. To RSVP please […]

Missing Native American Women and Children

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In this episode of Go Vote, Omaha, Geri Simon talks with Renee San Souci, Colette Yellow Robe, and Lin Quenzer of the Nebraska Native Women’s Task Force about NE LB 154 and the issues of missing Native American women and children. NE  Bill 154 was approved to study to improve the reporting and investigation of […]

Call to Action: Unicameral Debates and Hearings to Watch the Week of April 29

All the bills listed below will have hearings during the week of April 1. Unless otherwise stated, the League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha supports these bills. Find your senator via the Unicameral website, and contact them to urge them to support these bills. Follow the Unicameral Update to find out what happens next […]

Call to Action: Unicameral Debates and Hearings to Watch the Week of April 1

All the bills listed below will have hearings during the week of April 1. Unless otherwise stated, the League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha supports these bills. Find your senator via the Unicameral website, and contact them to urge them to support these bills. Follow the Unicameral Update to find out what happens next […]

Call to Action: Unicameral Debates and Hearings to Watch the Week of March 25

All the bills listed below will have hearings during the week of March 25 through March 29. Unless otherwise stated, the League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha supports these bills. Find your senator via the Unicameral website, and contact them to urge them to support these bills. Follow the Unicameral Update to find out […]

Call to Action: Unicameral Debates and Hearings to Watch the Week of March 18

All the bills listed below will have hearings during the week of March 18 through March 22. Unless otherwise stated, the League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha supports these bills. Find your senator via the Unicameral website, and contact them to urge them to support these bills. Follow the Unicameral Update to find out […]

Call to Action: Unicameral Debates and Hearings to Watch the Week of March 11

All the bills listed below will have hearings during the week of March 11 through March 15. Unless otherwise stated, the League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha supports these bills. Find your senator via the Unicameral website, and contact them to urge them to support these bills. Follow the Unicameral Update to find out […]

Call to Action: Unicameral Debates and Hearings to Watch the Week of March 4

Bills Being Debated on Monday, March 4: General File The following bills will be on general file starting Monday, March 4: LB 627 – Prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or sexual identity LB 141 – Provide for the offense of assault by strangulation or suffocation LB 400 – Change the minimum wage for persons compensated by way […]

LWVNE Testimony in Support of LB 532

On Feb. 21, LWVNE submitted written testimony in support of LB 532, a bill to change provisions relating to harassment protection orders, sexual assault protection orders, and domestic abuse protection orders. Download the submitted testimony or read the full text below. Senator Steve Lathrop, Chair Ms. Laurie Vollertsen, Clerk Judiciary Committee PO Box 94604 Lincoln, […]