|Full Name:||E. Benjamin 'Ben' Nelson|
|Family:||Wife: Diane; 4 Children: Kevin, Kristy, Patrick, Sara|
|Birth Place:||McCook, NE|
|Home City:||Omaha, NE|
Feb. 17, 2012 - Extends the temporary employee payroll tax rate of 4.2 percent through February 29, 2012 (Sec. 101). Exempts self-employment income in excess of ...
Feb. 2, 2012 - Defines earmark as a provision included primarily at the request of a Senator or Representative that: Authorizes an amount of discretionary spending targeted ...
Dec. 14, 2011 - Prohibits the federal government from spending more money than it receives for any fiscal year, unless authorized to do so for a specific expenditure ...
Dec. 17, 2012 - We are nearing the end of these weekly columns as my Senate offices are nearly closed and computers as well as equipment are being returned ...
Dec. 13, 2012 - U.S. Senator Tim Johnson today voiced his support for including the farm bill in any end-of-the year legislation. In a letter to Senate leadership, Johnson ...
Dec. 4, 2012 - For states like Nebraska that lead the nation in the production of ethanol and development of other bio fuels, there were some anxious moments in ...
|Cash On Hand||$3,107,675.00|
Ben Nelson REPEATEDLY REFUSED TO PROVIDE ANY RESPONSES TO CITIZENS ON ISSUES THROUGH THE 2006 NATIONAL POLITICAL AWARENESS TEST WHEN ASKED TO DO SO BY Key national leaders of both major parties including: John McCain, Republican Senator Geraldine Ferraro, Former Democratic Congresswoman Michael Dukakis, Former Democratic Governor Bill Frenzel, Former Republican Congressman Richard Kimball, Project Vote Smart President Over 100 news organizations throughout the nation also urged their candidates to supply their issue positions through the National Political Awareness Test.
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