Businessman Steve Forbes Endorses Osborn's Run for U.S. Senate


      Businessman Steve Forbes has announced that he is endorsing Shane Osborn in his run for U.S. Senate.

      Forbesis chairman and editor-in-chief of Forbes Media and currently serves on theboard of directors for the Heritage Foundation, the Ronald Reagan PresidentialFoundation, and the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies.

      Forbes says Osborn is the "one true conservative in this race."

      Osborn kicked off his campaign in Grand Island this past July saying he is the man to fix all of President Barack Obama's wrongs.

      Forbes said about Osborn, "He was at the forefront of governmenttransparency and accountability as Nebraska State Treasurer and stood tallagainst Dodd-Frank and Obamacare."

      "I can think of no greater infringementon liberty than Obamacare and Shane has always been opposed to its creation," added Forbes.

      Forbes says the Senate needs a post 9/11 combat veteran in its ranks, and he says Osborn would be the perfect person to represent that group.