Ben Sasse

Senator Ben Sasse comments on Schumer-Manchin deal

U.S. Senator Ben Sasse issued a statement following West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin’s deal with Chuck Schumer to spend hundreds of billions of dollars in a partisan spending spree last week. Sasse says the Manchin-Schumer deal are making inflation much worse. “What planet are these guys on? Inflation is...
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Nebraska U.S. Senator Ben Sasse On Recession Fears

The U.S. economy shrank for a second straight quarter and that is raising fears the nation is approaching a recession or may already be in one. Nebraska U.S. Senator Ben Sasse, issued the following statement after the American economy entered a recession after GDP fell 0.9% in the second quarter, the second straight quarter of decline.
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NE US Senator Ben Sasse Tests Positive For Covid 19

(KFOR Lincoln July 16, 2022) U.S. Sen. Ben Sasse announced Thursday that he has tested positive for COVID-19. In a story, a spokesperson for the Republican Senator from Nebraska said he tested positive on Wednesday after returning from a trip to the Ukrainian border, He also attended a special Nebraska delegation breakfast Wednesday morning welcoming newly sworn-in Congressman Mike Flood. Sasse is vaccinated and boosted and said he’s experiencing only mild symptoms. He plans to isolate and work remotely for the recommended five days.

NE US Senator Ben Sasse Statement On Independence Day

(KFOR Lincoln July 4, 2022) U.S. Senator Ben Sasse issued the following statement celebrating Independence Day. “Grilling with family and blowing stuff up on the 4th of July is amazing but it’s not the beating heart of what makes America so great. We enjoy our freedom because, on this day in 1776, America declared to the world the radical but self-evident truth that every person is created equal. Limitless human dignity protected by limited government — that’s what the American project is all about. We’ve spent 246 years working to live up to the promise of the Declaration of Independence. The work of creating a more perfect union is never over. That’s what we teach our kids and that’s why we celebrate Independence Day. Happy Fourth of July — and keep your fingers.”

BOOK REVIEW: THEM – Why we hate each other – and how to heal by Ben Sasse

I am amazed at how much I liked a book written by the conservative* Republican Senator from Nebraska. He and I differ on a lot of policies, but I think he totally nails what has gone so totally wrong in our society. He also offers cogent and constructive solutions to our problems. He concedes that the solutions are not easy answers because mostly they involve changing ourselves. He wants to resurrect the concept of “us” in our daily lives.

Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse in favor of Supreme Court’s ruling in Maine

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - Nebraska U.S. Senator Ben Sasse released a statement Tuesday in favor of the Supreme Court ruling on Maine when it comes to religious schools having tuition aid. The Associated Press states that the ruling says Maine can’t exclude religious schools from a program that offers tuition...
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A Time for Choosing with Senator Ben Sasse

Senator Ben Sasse will be the next speaker in the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation & Institute’s A Time for Choosing Speaker Series, a forum for leading voices in the conservative movement to address critical questions facing the future of the Republican Party. Through formal speeches delivered at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley, California, speakers specifically address fundamental questions, such as “Why are you a Republican?,” “What should the Republican Party stand for?,” and “What are the Republican philosophies we can all agree on?”