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Bill Would Help Regulate Companies Like Lyft and Uber

Updated: 01/21/2015 - State Senator Heath Mello of Omaha introduced LB 629 to establish a comprehensive framework for the Public Service Commission to regulate companies like Lyft and Uber; commonly referred to as transportation network companies (TNC).

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Senate Panel Backs Bill to Lower Suicide Rate Among Vets

Posted: 01/21/2015 - A bill aimed at reducing a suicide epidemic among military veterans has cleared a Senate committee, and lawmakers say they hope the measure will soon be signed into law by President Barack Obama.

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Nebraskans at the State of the Union

Posted: 01/21/2015 - While most watched the state of the union from home Tuesday night, two Nebraskans had the rare opportunity to see it all first hand.

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Cyclists, Legislators Push For Tougher Bike Laws in Nebraska

Updated: 01/21/2015 - Bicyclists who currently ride on the road in Nebraska, know it can be treacherous. Case in point, a cyclist and a van collided Monday at 10th and D streets in Lincoln. Bike riders believe weak state laws don't do enough to protect them, and now they're pushing for change.

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New Bill Would Encourage 65/35 Split of Child Custody

Updated: 01/20/2015 - Sen. Laura Ebke (Crete) introduced a bill that would encourage judges to more fairly divide custody between separated parents. LB-437 asks that judges split custody by at least 65/35, unless there are circumstances in a case that warrant less visitation.

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Obama Vows to Veto GOP-Backed Abortion, Pipeline Bills

Posted: 01/20/2015 - President Barack Obama is vowing to veto a Republican-backed bill that would ban abortions after the first 20 weeks of pregnancy, as well as a measure that would require a decision on pipeline construction within 12 months.

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Sasse Welcomes Nebraska’s Ebola Doctor to State of the Union

Updated: 01/20/2015 - United States Senator Ben Sasse will welcome Dr. Philip Smith, Medical Director of the University of Nebraska Medical Center’s Biocontainment Unit, to tonight’s State of the Union Address. Dr. Smith leads the specialized Nebraska team that treated three Ebola patients last year.

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City Council Member Jon Camp to Run for Re-Election

Posted: 01/19/2015 - Jon Camp, who represents the south and southeast areas of Lincoln (District 2), has announced his CAMPaign 2015 for re-election to his seat on the Lincoln City Council.

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Bill Proposes to Keep Bars Open for 24-Hours

Updated: 01/17/2015 - If you go to the bars in Lincoln, closing time is 2a.m. But one senator wants to give bar owners the option for you to crack open a beer anytime.

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New Attorney General Talks Top Priorities for 2015

Posted: 01/16/2015 - Pot candy, K2 and human trafficking are issues high on Attorney General Doug Peterson's list of things to tackle in 2015. Peterson said right now, Nebraska's not making the grade when it comes to some of these laws.

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