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Dubas Enters Governor’s Race

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Dubas Enters Governor’s Race

Candidates are starting to line up for the Governor’s race in Nebraska. Current Governor Dave Heineman is term limited, so the open seat is attracting a lot of attention. State Senator Annette Dubas of Fullerton says she got a lot of encouragement to run for the top spot…

Dubas, a democrat, says she wants to talk about issues that she has been backing in the legislature…

Ben Nelson was the last democratic Governor in Nebraska. Dubas says she hopes to become the next…

Chuck Hassebrook of Lyons is also running  for the democratic nomination. About eight republicans are running for that nomination.

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