Happy Tuesday! Today we are encouraged to remember our past, but we should also be mindful of our present.
Let’s get informed.
UNMC is building a $300+ million cancer research facility. The city of Omaha and Douglas County are pledging to contribute about $40 million to help.
Here is one way they are considering paying for it:
Bob Kerrey and Deb Fischer are having a debate at the Omaha community playhouse. I’m gonna go—want to go with me? Reservations required.
Chicago public school teachers are on strike. Like, all of them. Today marks day 2:
Israel is unhappy with how the Obama administration is dealing with Iran:
Now that the RNC and DNC are over, Obama and Romney are still pretty close in overall polls (but there are some details that say otherwise):
As a congressman, Paul Ryan requested funds from the “Obamacare” legislation he is promising to repeal.
As you survive this busy week, I encourage you to be mindful of what’s happening outside of Creighton, because they really are things that affect us and our neighbors. Thanks for being informed members of your communities.