Second Congressional District candidates to participate in environmental forum, debate

Mar 22, 2012


Voters in Nebraska’s Second Congressional District have opportunities Thursday and Friday to hear from the candidates.

The Sierra Club of Nebraska is sponsoring a candidate forum Thursday at First United Methodist Church in Omaha. The forum will focus on environmental issues and public transportation. Democratic candidates Gwen Howard and John Ewing, and Republican candidates Jack Heidel and Glenn Freeman, will participate in tonight’s forum.

 Howard and Ewing are also participating Friday in an Omaha Press Club debate sponsored by the League of Women Voters. The Press Club’s GOP debate is April 20th.