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Midlands Voices: Yes, Congress can move past politics to work together

Here is an example of how working together regardless of partisan politics serves Nebraska and was crucial to passing legislation important to Omaha and Nebraska.

We took the bipartisan Nebraska way to Congress and our community now has a new VA facility. Henry Cordes of The World-Herald recently reported that Rep. Don Bacon and Sen. Fischer have introduced a reauthorization of our CHIP-IN for Veterans Act that could possibly lead to a new VA surgical center in Omaha.

Our nonpartisan Unicameral is very special. We can only move forward when political parties and special interests do not dominate our politics.

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