Saturday, June 30, 2018 was a unique chance for Nebraskans to hear from and meet fifteen great candidates running for office in Nebraska – all in one day!
The event was an open-house style potluck from 2 – 7 pm at the home of Alan & Nancy Meyer in northern Saunders County. It was also Nancy’s birthday.
Candidates from up and down the ballot were featured, including . . . drum roll . . .
Special Guest Jane Raybould for US Senate!
Lynne Walz, NE State Lieutenant Governor Jane Raybould, US Senate Spencer Danner, NE Secretary of State Jessica McClure, US House, 1st District Paul Theobald, US House, 3rd District Pam Hopkins, Dodge County Attorney Christa Yoakum, Public Service Commission, District 1 Mike Forsythe, Public Service Commission, District 3 Amanda Bogner, OPPD, Subdivision 1 Eric Williams, OPPD, Subdivision 6 Janece Molhoff, OPPD, Subdivision 7 Mechelle Sky Walker, Lower Platte South NRD, Sub-District 1 Maxine Moul for Helen Raikes, Lower Platte North NRD, Sub-District 9 Nancy Meyer, Lower Platte North NRD, Sub-District 7
Over 100 people enjoyed delicious artisanal BBQ chicken sourced locally and free beer while they were treated to great speeches and an opportunity to meet the candidates in person. Everyone brought a side dish, drink, or dessert and several brought awnings, tables & chairs and table service to help make the event a success.
More than $7000 was raised for all 15 candidates combined!