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ACLU Aims to Increase Turnout with $250,000 Voter Education Campaign

LINCOLN, Neb. – The ACLU of Nebraska aims to expand the electorate and increase voter turnout through a historic and multifaceted voter education campaign. The organization has made a $250,000 investment into nonpartisan voter education and mobilization ahead of the general election.

October 7, 2020

Poll Shows Pushback on New Prison Plan

LINCOLN, Neb. – A new poll commissioned by the ACLU of Nebraska shows broad consensus that Nebraska’s prison overcrowding emergency should be addressed by reducing the number of people in prison instead of building a new prison.

Among the takeaways:

September 17, 2020