Should state offices be exempt from recalls?

March 4th, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – Gov. Dave Heineman, or any members of the state senate, could be subject to recall, under a bill considered at the Capitol.

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Lawmakers try to amend recall process

January 31st, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – Nebraska Lawmakers are trying to make it more difficult to put a recall election on the ballot. The effort comes in the wake of the unsuccessful recall of Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle.

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Suttle back at work

January 26th, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle is back at work, after apparently surviving a recall attempt Tuesday night. Suttle’s opponents have not yet conceded, but their hopes are dimming.

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Suttle claims victory

January 25th, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Update: With all precincts reporting, the final vote tally of the night was 37,198 in favor of the recall, and 38,841 opposed. That means Suttle will stay in office, with a margin of 1,643 votes, a 51/49 split.

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Suttle defends record in State of the City

January 21st, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle defended his record in his State of the City address Friday morning. The Mayor spoke just days before Omaha votes in a special recall election on whether to keep him in office.

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Multi-million dollar surplus for 2010

January 20th, 2011

By Robyn Wisch, KVNO News

Omaha, NE – The city of Omaha has a surplus of $3.3 million for 2010. That’s after a projected $12 million shortfall sparked a heated debate and three tax hikes to close the gap.

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