LINCOLN, Neb. — This year the election for Nebraska's 1st Congressional District is a contest between former State Senator Kate Bolz and incumbent Jeff Fortenberry.
Bolz has had a long career in the Nebraska Legislature serving since 2013, Bolz ends her term in the legislature this year after reaching her term limit.
We sat down with Kate to talk about her views on some of the biggest issues facing Nebraskans this upcoming election.
Senator Bolz, how are you doing in 2020?
What brought you to today and influenced your decision to run for the 1st Congressional District?
What do you feel is the biggest issue facing Nebraskans?
What sets you apart from your opponent Jeff Fortenberry?
How would you grade America's COVID response so far and how would you improve it?
What are your feelings on the current state of the economy?
What would be the first issue you want to tackle should you become elected?
We also sat down with Senator Bolz' opponent incumbent Jeff Fortenberry. You can check out his answers to our questions here.