Travel Blogs from Lincoln
This fund-raiser provided guests with a good opportunity to talk with me about the issues and then make a "fast break" over to the Pinnacle Bank Arena and "transition" from one game -- politics -- to another -- Husker basketball!
It's a very good omen that they won the game. Hope my own campaign scores a slam-dunk on Election Night!
There have been several milestones along the campaign trail that have had great significance for me, but none greater than today's activity:
I filed for office with the Nebraska Secretary of State today. That means my name will be on the May 13 ballot.
Secretary John Gale was very helpful in witnessing my signatures on the paperwork. Then ...
... with KFOR's Charlie Brogan out on Cornhusker Highway. What a great radio voice! And a great mind for questions that brought me out on the issues.
Hope it was a good introduction to those Lincoln voters who haven't yet encountered my campaign.
What a neat location we have for our campaign office in Lincoln! It's in the Candy Factory, a renovated office, retail and restaurant space in the popular Haymarket area, very near the Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Our campaign staff did a great job furnishing and decorating the office as we held our grand opening party today. Volunteers are already working the phone ...
Abraham Lincoln is just about everybody's favorite U.S. President, and I love it that our capital city is named for him.
It was great to be in Lincoln on President Lincoln's birthday today. I attended the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce's annual luncheon at the Cornhusker.
Sat with supporters, saw a lot of old friends and met new ones.