Kara Eastman Kicks Off Campaign at the Venue at Highlander

The theme of the event is 20 for 2020. The campaign is asking everyone to donate “20 of whatever you can give - 20 dimes, 20 dollars, or commit to 20 hours of volunteer time.” Light refreshments and a cash bar will be available. The Venue at Highlander is located at 2120 North 30th Street. Event begins at 5:00 pm, Thursday, June 27.


“Let's show the nation that in Nebraska we will never stop working hard to flip this district!” ⁠—Kara Eastman for Congress Campaign

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Facebook event: Eastman for Congress Kickoff!

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Kara Eastman was the nominee for Congressional District 2 Democrats in 2018. Eastman had the support of the Douglas County Democratic Party, but lost by a significant margin in Sarpy County to Don Bacon, the Republican incumbent. Bacon prevailed by a slim in the overall CD 2 vote count:

Don Bacon, Republican | 126,715 votes 51.0%

Kara Eastman, Democrat | 121,770 votes 49.0%

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