Bob Kerrey http://kunc.org en Fischer, Kerrey Win Senate Primary In Nebraska http://kunc.org/post/fischer-kerrey-win-senate-primary-nebraska Transcript <p>STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: <p>Some other news. Yesterday was primary day in Nebraska and voters delivered a surprise. Both parties were choosing candidates for a Senate race.<p>DAVID GREENE, HOST: <p>And the Republican primary started with a pattern that has become familiar. The leading candidate was backed by traditional Republican leaders but was challenged by another candidate with Tea Party support and a lot of outside money.<p>INSKEEP: It became a fierce campaign, but here's where the pattern was broken. Wed, 16 May 2012 08:52:00 +0000 27350 at http://kunc.org Democrat Bob Kerrey Faces Uphill Race In Nebraska http://kunc.org/post/democrat-bob-kerrey-faces-uphill-race-nebraska Former Nebraska Gov. and two-term Sen. Bob Kerrey, who faces long odds in reclaiming the seat left open by retiring Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson, is in his home state trying to get his old job back.<p>After a full of morning of shaking hands, smiling and trying to win over voters, Kerrey settles on lunch at the Taqueria Tijuana in south Omaha.<p>After lunch, he takes off walking down 24th Street, telling his staffers to catch up with him. Tue, 17 Apr 2012 06:53:00 +0000 Clay Masters 25756 at http://kunc.org Democrat Bob Kerrey Faces Uphill Race In Nebraska Bob Kerrey (The Man, Not The Bridge) To Run For Senate http://kunc.org/post/bob-kerrey-man-not-bridge-run-senate (Updated at 5:57 pm ET)<p>A day after Senate Democrats' chances of keeping control of the chamber seemed to improve with the news that Maine Republican Olympia Snowe was retiring from a seat Democrats seem likely to gain, they got apparently more good news — Bob Kerrey finally decided to run for the soon-to-be-vacated U.S. Wed, 29 Feb 2012 21:38:00 +0000 Frank James 23191 at http://kunc.org Bob Kerrey (The Man, Not The Bridge) To Run For Senate Reports: Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson Won't Seek Re-election http://kunc.org/post/reports-democratic-sen-ben-nelson-wont-seek-re-election The race for control of the Senate just got even more interesting with word from several news outlets that Sen. Tue, 27 Dec 2011 19:25:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 19778 at http://kunc.org Reports: Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson Won't Seek Re-election