But to voters in Nebraska and Indiana and West Virginia and Arkansas and Kentucky?
Bennet and Mike Johanns, a Nebraska Republican, are the new members of what has now become a Gang of Eight.
Chris Peterson, former executive director of the Nebraska GOP, agreed.
The Washington rumor mill is now speculating that the former Nebraska Senator will not be nominated as Secretary of Defense.
Deb Fischer's win in Nebraska upsets the cart, insofar as her victory was totally unexpected.
After leaving Julesburg, Nebraska, the country became much wilder.
The Nebraska Volunteers were the first to receive the attack of the enemy.
Kansas fought barbarously for the dishonourable privilege, and with temporary success: Nebraska has declined the honour as yet.
The only thing very noticeable about Nebraska was that it was still, all day long, Nebraska.
Where that legislature should meet became a question of vital importance to a number of Nebraska towns.
U.S. territory organized 1854, admitted as a state 1867, from a native Siouan name for the Platte River, either Omaha ni braska or Oto ni brathge, both literally "water flat." The modern river name is from French rivière platte, which means "flat river." Related: Nebraskan.
Bug eaters, a term applied derisively to the inhabitants of Nebraska by travellers on account of the poverty-stricken appearance of many parts of the State. If one living there were to refuse to eat bugs, he would, like Polonius, soon be "not where he eats but where he is eaten." [Walsh, 1892]