Omaha provided the state with a major political upset last night. In the 2nd District Democratic primary, Bernie Sanders’-backed Kara Eastman, a non-profit organization executive, edged former US Rep. Brad Ashford (D-Omaha) and scored a 51-49% upset victory for the party nomination. She will now oppose freshman Rep. Don Bacon (R-Papillion) in November. This will be a race to watch, but Mr. Bacon begins the general election as the favorite.
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