The Nebraska Board of Regents District 8 – Hal Daub and Barbara Weitz Full Interview: Election 2018

November 1st, 2018

By Jeff Turner

The Board of Regents play a critical role in the budgeting and outreach for the University of Nebraska. One of the most high profile seats up for re-election is that of Hal Daub, former Omaha Mayor and Nebraska Congressman and current University of Nebraska Regent. His challenger is former University of Nebraska at Omaha Faculty Barbara Weitz. I spoke to the candidates about the budget cuts passed under Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts, the influence of Husker Football on the University of Nebraska budget, potential opportunities for new revenue growth, the Sexual Harassment programs at the University and potential new ideas to build on them, and managing student loan debt.

Kara Eastman vs. Don Bacon – Education Parts I + II: Election2018

November 1st, 2018

By Jeff Turner

The race for Nebraska’s 2nd District has become incredibly close. I had an opportunity to speak to the candidates, Kara Eastman and Don Bacon, about issues involving school lunches, school performances, and the increasing student loan debt that many college students continue to face.

Parts Five and Six of a Nine Part Series

Kara Eastman vs. Don Bacon – Healthcare Part II and Police Accountability: Election 2018

October 24th, 2018

By Jeff Turner

The race for Nebraska’s 2nd District has became incredible close. I spoke to the candidates, Kara Eastman and Don Bacon, on issues involving Healthcare. I spoke to the candidates about the insurance companies, and the increasing costs of prescription drugs.

We also moved into discussion about Police Violence and Police Accountability. I asked the candidates for their perspectives.

Part Four of a Nine Part Series

This was one of many stories that ran on KVNO from August to November of 2018.

Kara Eastman vs. Don Bacon – Healthcare Part I: Election 2018

October 20th, 2018

By Jeff Turner

The race for Nebraska’s 2nd District has became extremely close. I spoke to the candidates, Kara Eastman and Don Bacon, on subjects involving Healthcare. The candidates spoke on how they would reform the current Healthcare system.

Part Three of a Nine Part Series

This is one of many stories that ran on KVNO from August to November of 2018.

Don Bacon – Solo Profile: Election 2018

September 16th, 2018

By Jeff Turner

The race for Nebraska’s 2nd district has become neck and neck. I had an opportunity to sit down with the Republican nominee, Congressman Don Bacon. We spoke about reforms in the Veterans Affairs, the Mueller Investigation, and his friendship with an opposing Democratic Congessman. Congressman Bacon also took an opportunity to talk about the late Senator John McCain.

Part Two of a Nine Part Series

This was one of many stories that aired on KVNO from August to November 2018.

Kara Eastman – Solo Profile: Election 2018

September 15th, 2018

By Jeff Turner

The race in Nebraska’s 2nd district has become neck and neck. I had an opportunity to sit down with the democratic nominee, Kara Eastman, to talk about her policies on Taxes, Income Inequality, and her stance on the Mueller Investigation.

Part One of a Nine Part Series

This is one of many stories that aired on KVNO from August to November of 2018.

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