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    Sep 16, 2009 Fort Report
    As Congress considers various proposals related to health care reform within the next few weeks, we have an extraordinary opportunity to do something right and good for the American people.   While the challenges before us are multiple, shifting the health care paradigm from a...
    Sep 16, 2009 Fort Report
    In recent weeks, my office has received dozens of comments on the Supreme Court nomination process.  As you may know, on May 2, 2009, Supreme Court AssociateJustice David H. Souter notified the President of his intention to retire at the conclusion of the current term.  The...
    Aug 26, 2009 Fort Report
    Over the past several weeks, thousands of Nebraskans have shared their views with me regarding the health care proposal in Congress.  I have hosted a public field hearing on “Addressing the ‘Health’ in Health Care,” held personal meetings with constituents, conducted townhalls...
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    Aug 16, 2019 Fort Report
    We’re at the last slice of summer and on the cusp of a promising year of Husker football!  For this week’s Fort Report, I’d like to divert from the latest policy debates out of Washington and go with a homegrown video.  I invite you to view my conversation with Cody Sperl from...
    Aug 9, 2019 Fort Report
    Last Wednesday evening during the Bellevue town hall, Sharon gracefully stood, steadied herself to keep from crying, and softly spoke: “I am going to tell you a story that never gets easier, and I’ll try to be as quick as possible.  “On April 24th, I took my mom out for lunch,...
    Jul 26, 2019 Fort Report
    There’s a sign on the eastern border of Texas: El Paso, 857 miles.  Makes you want to turn around.  I’m going there in a few days for several reasons.  My first stop will be New Mexico to visit the Los Alamos National Laboratory, where nuclear weapons are researched, designed,...
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